Tetherow adds electric-car charging stations in Bend, Oregon

Building on its mission to offer eco-friendly options, Tetherow Resort announces the installation of three electric vehicles (EV) charging stations. Helping to connect the dots for EV charging accessibility for tourists and locals alike, the stations at Tetherow include two Tesla level two 100-amp stations capable of charging any Tesla model car, and a universal 40-amp charging station for other EV brands. The stations are located in front of The Lodges at Tetherow and accessible for resort guests and members. Tetherow’s commitment to the environment is integrated into nearly every aspect of the course development and its ongoing agronomic practices ensure sustainability. The EV charging stations are another stride toward reducing environmental emissions. With over one million EVs on the road today, with the… Read More

Reworking Tetherow Hole #17

Reworking Hole #17 The golf construction of Tetherow was started in the spring on 2006. I was fortunate to travel to Scotland and look at the construction of the Castle Course at St. Andrews that David McLay Kidd was building. Chris van der Velde and I met David on site while David was meeting with several American reporters doing a story on the Castle Course. I will never forget the response from David to a reporter’s question on which hole will be the signature hole. I am paraphrasing David’s response: “Why would I design and build one great hole and seventeen mediocre or poor golf holes. My intent is to not design one great hole, I look it as, the… Read More