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Pines

Address: Nisswa, MN
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Ranked #2 of 7 Attractions in Nisswa
Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
Owner description: Recognized by "Golf Digest" as the best golf course in Minnesota.
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Type: Golf Courses, Sports
Activities: Golfing
Owner description: Recognized by "Golf Digest" as the best golf course in Minnesota.
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Long Beach, California
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207 reviews 207 reviews
37 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

tough and challenging but worth the play, the trees were all starting to turn color and it was lovely

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I golfed here together and found the course to be in excellent shape. The greens rolled true, and the course was very challenging, but not punishing. Highly recommend to anyone. The staff (especially our starter Charlie) was extremely friendly!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Great course, in perfect shape. the Pines, and Deacon's Lodge are the best of the best. Though The Classic and The Preserve are right up there too. When at The Pines, ask for a lesson with Ben. He has such great interpersonal skills that someone really ought to snatch him up and hire him as a manager, or director of... More 

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minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Well kept course - scenic - challenging as well. Nicely run and friendly staff. Kind of pricey and because it's part of a resort, it's just always so busy! We hate slow play, and with the amount of people on there, it can get borderline frustrating sometimes.

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Poulsbo, Washington
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

This course was in great shape and is one of my favorites. Our group has golfed here for the last 14 years.

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St. Petersburg FL
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

A few holes have been tweaked recently and I enjoyed the subtle changes. Course is always in great shape but this August seemed particularly well maintained. Great clubhouse and attentive service throughout the facility. 3 tracks of 9-holes means you can play multiple times without it feeling old.

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Truman, MN
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

We had a very nice three days golfing and enjoying the water. It was such a clean and well kept place. They had a lot of things to do for all ages.

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Tutzing, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

A great 27 holes with friendly staff, perfectly prepared carts, phantastic greens and good food at the Clubhouse

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Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We stopped on our last day and really loverd it! Seemed to be the place all the locals went. VERY friendly, excellent food and service. Great value...

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Winnipeg, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

have golfed the Pines on a few occasions. It isn't the best of the Nisswa area courses, but it is reliably good.

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