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Mt. Fairweather Golf Course

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Address: Gustavus, AK
Phone Number: +1 907-697-3080

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Most Unique Golf of my Life.

Put your money in the jar and pick your clubs from the many in the cluhouse (or more precisely shack). The course is beautifully and uniquely primitive. My wife and I played... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Bob L
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Boulder, Colorado
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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Put your money in the jar and pick your clubs from the many in the cluhouse (or more precisely shack). The course is beautifully and uniquely primitive. My wife and I played for my birthday and it is on my short list of most memorable birthdays.

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Pittsburgh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

My wife and I played 9 holes here. The course is generally pretty rough but the scenery is outstanding and you definitely won't forget that you played here. We got a real kick out of it. It turned out that the night we played was the only night it didn't rain while we were in Gustavus so we felt pretty... More 

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Woodstown, New Jersey, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

A fun and funky course with pull carts and an unusual array of used clubs. Just put your money in the jar and you're on your own! The antique tractors dotted through out the course were as picture worthy as the beautiful mountain vistas in the background!

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Juneau, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2013

After winning a gift certificate to play golf from a fundraising auction, we decided to make the short trip to Gustavus from Juneau. The golf course was great, lots of fun, and the views were spectacular. The course runs on the honest system with a round of golf costing $15/person. Golf balls, tees, a pull cart, used clubs, and beverages... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2013

Alaska at this time of the year only gets dark around midnight until 3am in the morning. So we played golf after dinner with Chef Jon from Glacier Bay Country Inn. It is done on a honor system by putting $15 per person which includes used golf clubs ( this was fun finding the right club to hit your shot)... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2012

It was a really great course. The owner is a really great guy, and has lived in Gustavus for 40 years, I would definitely recommend. Plus he has rugged cabins for cheaper weekly rentals if you need a place to crash and store gear while backpacking or other excursions

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