News : At Sagamore, Golf Truly a Year-Round Pastime

Nov 13, 2012

From The Portsmouth Patch or The Exeter Patch

By Jim Cavan

With Old Man Winter lying in frosty wait, November is typically the month when a golfer’s wares get stashed away for hibernation in the closet or garage rafter.

But one local golf course is eager to remind links lovers the region over that it’s OK to keep the bag and spikes in the car trunk, just in case.

Located in North Hampton, Sagamore-Hampton Golf Course offers year-around golfing – from dawn to dusk and mother nature permitting, of course – along with all-weather driving range availability at the nearby Sagamore Golf Center.

Sagamore Owner Richard Luff says the course will begin offering reduced winter rates, including an “After 2pm Special” of $12 of unlimited golf (before sundown).

When asked whether he looked forward to the occasional winter round – a nice 45-degree day with manageable winds, perhaps – Luff admits that that peace, quiet, and practice aren’t the only benefits.

To read the full story, check out either The Portsmouth Patch or The Exeter Patch!