Winter Golf in Lancaster County

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Real Estate Agent with Prudential Lancaster Real Estate

I played golf today and though it hadn't started snowing yet, it was around 33 degrees or so.

It really wasn't too bad except for the last 4 holes when the wind picked up. Wearing lots of layers and a brisk pace kept me warm. 10 of us played today and it was fun to watch lousy tee shots turn into amazing pars ... and visa versa - nice tee shots but approach shots took an awkward bounce into the rough, trees or bunker.

On one par 190 yard par 3 my tee shot was aimed at the hole ... however it landed short of the green and took a big hop over the green onto the frozen pond. I wasn't sure if I could hit from the pond but since bigger men hit from another pond earlier and my friends were watching and coaching me to go ahead and hit from the pond, I did. I trepidly stepped across the ice and took a swing and my ball landed about 15 feet above the hole which wasn't too bad for an ice shot.  Made a bogey but it was fun and I may go back later this week to skate on the pond as it seemed to be fairly smooth.

It did feel good to get out and enjoy the fresh air.

If you are looking for homes near golf course in Lancaster County, I'll be glad to help you. We have several comunities and plenty of homes within just a few miles of a golf course.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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If you would like more information about home sales in Lancater County, PA, please give me a call. I will be happy to help buyers & sellers find or sell their home whether they are first-time home buyers or seniors who are looking to downsize.

 

 

 

 

  

Joyce Herr
SRES®, ABR®, e-Pro
Prudential Lancaster Real Estate
100 Foxshire Drive
Lancaster, PA 17601.
(717) 291-9101
(717) 572-4315 (cell).
(717) 393-2336 (fax).
Joyce.Herr@JoyceHerr.com
www. joyceherr.com

Comments (3)

Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

My wife Dolores is an avid golfer. I will email this post to her. We love the Lancaster area.

 Happy Holidays from your friend in Maryland.

Dec 27, 2010 11:14 AM
Joyce Herr
Prudential Lancaster Real Estate - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster County & Beyond

Roy - it is usually warmer in MD than here. I lived in Silver Spring & Fairfax/Vienna for 8 years many years ago. Love the area and I learned to play golf there. I just love the sport.

Dec 27, 2010 11:29 AM
Joshua Zargari
MJ Decorators Workshop LI staging and home decorating - Lynbrook, NY
MJ Decorators Workshop

Joyce, looks great.

Dec 27, 2010 11:30 AM