Tetherow Golf Academy Construction Begins

As we aim to offer a holistic, well-rounded approach to the game of golf, Tetherow is thrilled to announce the brand new Tetherow Golf Academy is under construction! In addition to our beautiful golf course, fitness programs and family golf events, we are pleased to soon have a dedicated, year round practice facility. With two indoor/outdoor hitting bays, fantastic views, cutting edge video technology and the latest in TaylorMade fitting equipment, we aim to not only lower your score and handicap, but increase your enjoyment of the greatest game in the world. Designed by Darren Thomas Architecture + Planning LLC, the Academy lies to the eastern edge of the lower driving range and is being built by Timberline Construction. The… Read More

Amazing Fresh Fritter Recipe

Jeremy Minteer’s Fritter Recipe Using (mostly) Fresh Market Ingredients Last Saturday, our talented Jeremy Minteer was the Guest Chef at the NorthWest Crossing Farmers Market. His fresh pear & fennel fritters were the hit of the morning! Created from ingredients bought almost entirely at the market, these tasty treats are easy and utilize the natural yumminess of Central Oregon (yes, YUMMINESS!). By popular demand, here is Jeremy’s recipe. Enjoy! 1 cup corn meal 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tbs salt 1/2 ts pepper 1/4 cup sugar 2 eggs 1/2 stick butter melted 2 tbs olive oil 1 cup of half & half 1/2 ts baking powder 1/2 cup corn kernels 1 small bulb fennel 2 pears   Combine dry ingredients… Read More

A Strong Finish to the Golf Season

Every tournament had record participation this season! by Caleb Anderson, PGA, Head Golf Professional The Fourth Annual Member-Member proved to be Tetherow’s most competitive tournament of 2012. Mark Shields and Ted Mischkot held off the father-son team of Dennis andTaylor Garbutt to take home Gross Champion honors by a single stroke over the two-day tournament. On the Net side of the competition, brothers Jeremy and Chris Cox faced Bob and Alison Hamm in a sudden death playoff, which was watched by the entire tournament field. The Hamms won the playoff with a net birdie on the Par 4 first hole. The tournament culminated with our annual Luau, which featured Hawaiian cuisine and a roasted pig. Continuing the trend with 2012’s Member events, we saw our largest Member-Member field to date and our highest level of… Read More

Chris Eddy: Our August Winner of Golf

Chris Eddy from West Linn, Oregon signed up online and won! Chris Eddy (pictured with his son) of West Linn, Oregon won a foursome of golf at Tetherow, just for signing up at Tetherow.com. In his own words: “I live in West Linn, Oregon and just turned 50 and am married with a son at the University of Oregon and a daughter who is entering her senior year at Jesuit High School. We moved to Oregon 11 years ago and have fallen in live with the Northwest. I play most of my golf in the Portland area and play out of Langdon Farms Golf Club. Working with the staff there I have dropped my handicap to a 4.4. I enjoy playing golf anywhere… Read More