008 – Destination Kohler (feat. Mike O’Reilly)


Destination Kohler

Featuring Mike O’Reilly

Blackwolf Run© and Whistling Straits challenge the pros while providing the amateur golfer a fair and unforgettable test. Created by legendary golf course designer Pete Dye, Destination Kohler has hosted three PGA Championships, among other major PGA and LPGA events. In 2020, The Straits at Whistling Straits will host the ever favorite Ryder Cup. Destination Kohler is a bucket list golf trip resort that will leave you and your buddies with an unforgettable experience.

Show Notes

Guest: Mike O’Reilly

Key Take-Away’s From This Episode:

  1. The host of the 2020 Ryder Cup – Whistling Straits is walking ONLY (take a caddie for the best experience)
  2. Take advantage of one of the packages at Kohler to get the full golf experience – complimentary replays on both the Meadow Valley and Irish courses!
  3. Great golf offered at Destination Kohler but don’t forget all of the activities that your group can do outside of golf.

Key Resources Mentioned:

  • The American Club is the original hotel on property and is Five Star/Five Diamond
  • The Inn on Woodlake is a great buddy trip option with multiple room configurations to accommodate all size groups
  • Lots of options for food. Steak Night? Mike suggests trying the Black Wolf Run Restaurant for a steak that will not disappoint. The Immigrant Restaurant, the Horse & Plow and the Wisconsin Room are all great options for the group as well.
  • Want to try something a little different away from golf? Your group can take advantage of the great salmon fishing on the property in the Spring and the Fall. Fly fishing lessons are also offered. Also, the property also offers the Three Stars Kohler Waters Spa to “work out the kinks”.

Guest Give-Away:

Mention The Golf Trip Authority Podcast and receive…

  • For groups of eight or more, you will receive a personalized tour of the Champions locker room along with a Ryder Cup hat for your group

Guest Contact Information:

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