Connecticut is a state on the Atlantic Coast of the United States having a very mystic allure for golfers. It is one of those states having the beauty of the sea and beach combined with the beauty of the rolling hills and mountains. When it comes to golf, Connecticut is a state that offers some very nice courses which regularly offer Connecticut golf tournaments.
Some of the top golf courses in the state are Elmridge Golf Course near the Foxwood Casino in Mystic Seaport, Lyman Orchards Golf Club, Richter Park Golf Course in Danbury, Tallwood Country Club in Hebron, Woodbridge Country Club, The Stanwich Club in Greenwich, and Indian Hill Country Club in Newington. Many of these golfing resorts golf academies, golfing lessons, and are willing to help any level golfer to be able to play the game.
As far as tournaments go, Connecticut hosts some top name amateur tournaments for men, women, and seniors. The Connecticut State Golfing Association hosts tournaments all throughout the year. When it comes to the PGA, Hartford is the home of the annual Travelers Championships which is a regular showcase of some of the top professional golf players in the United States and the world. The Mohegan Sun Casino and Resort also hosts their annual PGA Pro-Am.
What makes Connecticut so enticing as a golfing destination is that it is close to the New York City Metropolitan area. If a person is looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, they can escape to a Connecticut golf course and in no time be playing on one of the best courses in the region.