Conditions?

Conditions?

Postby neocenturion » Fri Aug 27, 2010 10:52 pm

Anybody know what the conditions of this course are at this point? I know it was flooded, then playable, then the access road was closed, but haven't had a chance to check it out since then.
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Postby neocenturion » Tue Oct 05, 2010 5:17 pm

No updates on this? Last time I went out there they had the gate closed so I couldn't check it out. I can't imagine it is still flooded, but the question is have they mowed or done any upkeep on the course at all? We've been wanting to do some night disc and this is our favorite course for it!
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Postby arowan21 » Tue Oct 05, 2010 9:52 pm

I rode past a couple days ago, at this point the grass is taller than the baskets.
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Postby Buzzznation » Wed Oct 06, 2010 8:08 am

arowan21 wrote:I rode past a couple days ago, at this point the grass is taller than the baskets.


And the mosquitos are bigger than a disc.
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Postby SARG27044 » Wed Oct 06, 2010 8:32 am

Buzzznation wrote:
arowan21 wrote:I rode past a couple days ago, at this point the grass is taller than the baskets.


And the mesquitos are bigger than a disc.
what, is like that a BBQ'd bug or something? :lol: To be honest Im not even sure how long the course will be in the ground....
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Postby SARG27044 » Thu Oct 07, 2010 7:57 am

You're too late, I already quoted you guy :lol: :wink:
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Postby Buzzznation » Thu Oct 07, 2010 8:09 am

SARG27044 wrote:You're too late, I already quoted you guy :lol: :wink:


No, you were too early. It takes me about 30 minutes to do my spell check. :?
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Postby irban » Thu Oct 07, 2010 8:41 am

Buzzznation wrote:
SARG27044 wrote:You're too late, I already quoted you guy :lol: :wink:


No, you were too early. It takes me about 30 minutes to do my spell check. :?

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Postby SARG27044 » Thu Oct 07, 2010 8:43 am

No sir, you were late. That spell check took 1 hour and 36 mins... :lol:
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Postby Buzzznation » Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:26 am

Did this answer your question neocenturion? :lol:
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Postby SARG27044 » Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:47 am

Buzzznation wrote:Did this answer your question neocenturion? :lol:
:lol: I love our little thread drifts. I haven't been there for several years, but my guess is no, they have not any done any upkeep for quite awhile. Baskets get taken out by trees and dont get fixed, the course floods 4 times a year. And while it floods it kills the grass, drops about 100 carp on the course which stay there til flies pick their bones clean. And once the flood waters go down, they let the grass grow about 2 feet before they mow. Tee pads get lost under a few feet of sand as well as the road to hole one gettting rutted out and is impassible by anything other then a truck. They wanted to move the course, but Im not sure how that turned out. This is why most people dont go there any more, and since people dont go, they dont see the point in upkeeping the course....
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Postby shane » Thu Oct 07, 2010 9:53 am

They decided against moving it but they would really like it if we came down and took care of it for them.
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Postby SARG27044 » Thu Oct 07, 2010 11:38 am

shane wrote:They decided against moving it but they would really like it if we came down and took care of it for them.
Yeah I know, what exactly does that entitle? The biggest concerns with the course are flooding and mowing. Neither of which are we able to take care of...Unless they want to donate a large mower, trailer, and vehicle to the club... :lol:
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Postby neocenturion » Wed Oct 13, 2010 10:03 am

Thanks for the reply's guys. It's a shame they don't keep this course up better. It really fills a gap in our courses. I play grandview too much, and some days tackling Ewing is a tall order before sundown after work, and WW was really perfect for those days. If they would just mow the damn place sometime in the fall after the flooding is done, I would be more than happy to spend a day doing some work there clearing pads. If I had to throw a few bucks at repairing some pins I'm not against that either.
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Postby Ferch » Wed Oct 13, 2010 10:51 am

Since I live right by the fairgrounds, I want to move it to the camping area. They can pull pins before the fair and it will just add more $ in their pockets every time we throw a tournament. I go throw up there once every couple of weeks and it wouldn't take me more than an hour to layout 18 on paper. If you haven't thought of this , or seen the potential i would be surprised!
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