The Scots developed golf to irk common loch pests, such as merats, locharoaches, and Nessie, who to this day rarely surfaces for fear of being beaned by a well-aimed ball. Brush up on your monster-vexing skills with today's Groupon: for $22, you get an 18-hole golf game at Blue Fox Run Golf Club in Avon (up to a $45 value). Golfers will receive a complimentary driving-range token when they redeem their Groupon on Monday–Friday (a $5 value). Weekend tee times must be scheduled after 11 a.m.
Blue Fox Run boasts a stunning 27-hole championship golf course in the Farmington Valley. Use this Groupon to schedule a full-day outing with friends: your 18-hole game allows you to practice your drives, perfect your putts, and conquer your fear of the bogeyman ($35 on weekdays, $45 on weekends). Stroll the green on foot or rent a cart for $15. Ironless chippers can rent a full set of clubs for $25.
Visitors to Blue Fox Run can pick up spare tees and expert advice from the fully stocked pro shop. Discouraging divots and duffs can be forgotten or harped on mercilessly over tasty treats from Mulligan's Restaurant.
There's nothing like being out in the open air, hearing the wind blow through the beautiful old trees lining the well-groomed fairways, and refusing to grant your compadres mulligans. The satisfaction of a well-played hole is amplified by the enjoyment you get from your partner's three-shot spectacle in the woodsy rough.
65 Nod Rd.
Avon, Connecticut 06001Get Directions