Best Golf Driving Ranges On The Monterey Peninsula
HITTING OFF OF GRASS VS. MATS
There is nothing like Hitting off of Grass. If there is a choice of grass vs mats, grass wins.... no comparison.
Unfortunately, due to the economy in the recent past, most of the public driving ranges don't have grass hitting area's any longer.
On The Monterey Peninsula there are a couple of public golf courses that still offer the golfer the opportunity to practice on a driving range with real grass! Let's face it there is no way to express how a golfer feels, When on a well manicured fairway. Imagine striking that four iron from two hundred and ten yards away.... and it dances within two feet from the flag stick...and yes, you know you've hit a perfect shot.
Driving ranges have become obsolete in some areas because real estate is too valuable. The decision was made in some cases to build homes where the ranges once stood. Most public golf courses have gone to using mats instead of grass.
On The Monterey Peninsula one finds driving ranges with grass at the following courses:
The Monterey Peninsula is a golf enthusiast's paradise. There are 19 golf courses on The Monterey Peninsula all of these courses have their own personality. Many of these courses are world class golf courses where major tournaments are played.
If you have always dreamt of living on the golf course, The Monterey Peninsula offers many different styles of homes in all price ranges.