Tag: fire

Oregonians Thought Tokatee a ‘Goner’

Tokatee, Beloved Oregon Course, Survives Holiday Fire Most of the time, golf courses are built within hailing distance of a city or major town. Put a golf course in the middle of nowhere, and it had better be a good one if it wants to survive. Such is the case of Tokatee Golf Club, situated …

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Heat, Forest Fire Smoke – Lighten Up, LPGA

High Heat, Smoke of Western Fires a Threat to LPGA  Players This week, I received a first-hand lesson in forest fires, as part of a 10,000 person evacuation of a coastal town on the central Oregon coast. As we inched along at one half mile per hour with a vast fire at our heels, officers …

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