May Winner of Tetherow Golf: Matt Scheelar of Portland

Looking forward to golfing in Bend! Matt Scheelar is an avid golfer who signed up to win a foursome of golf on We cannot wait to have him golf Tetherow! A little bit about Matt: “I started playing golf when I was 14 years old and have been hooked ever since. I played on the golf team at North Salem High School. I’ve also worked at Oak Knoll in Independence, OR, Salem Golf Club and Creekside in Salem, OR, and also Spokane Country Club in Spokane, WA (during college at Gonzaga). It’s a lot harder to play a lot of golf with a full time job but I still try to get out and play all of the beautiful… Read More

Props from a happy Tetherow guest

Another thrilled golfer Our GM just received this delightful note from a golfer who recently visited us from Seattle: Dear Chris, On a recent golf trip from Seattle to Bend my buddies and I were excited to play both Tetherow and (another local course).  We thoroughly enjoyed Tetherow’s beautiful, challenging course as well as the exceptional customer service.  The level of service provided was above and beyond our expectations.  Every interaction we had with the staff was great.  This includes all the staff in the bar & restaurant, the clubhouse, the man serving drinks at the turn and especially our caddie Ryan who was phenomenal.   I have highly recommended Tetherow Golf Club to the rest of my golfing buddies and I can’t wait… Read More

Keeping the bluegrass at bay this season: Annual Bluegrass or Poa annua and Silvery Thread Moss

Fighting the good fight! These two plants are as frustrating as spring weather in Central Oregon.  The good thing is that we have the ability to semi-control annual bluegrass and moss.  Tetherow turfgrass has been growing for 5 years and it is maturing rather well.  The first hole (#3) was seeded in May 2007 and it has seen a lot of changes both in architecture as well as the maturity of the turfgrass.  With age comes a few blemishes and they are beginning to appear this season.  What can we do about these two plants?  Below is a brief explanation of what we can do to control them. Annual bluegrass or Poa annua is a species of grass that is… Read More