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And in the southwest corner of the state, Gray  the Audubon Golf Trail is welcoming its newest
     Plantation is Lake Charles’ Audubon Golf Trail  member,  Bayou Oaks  at  City Park –  South
     offering. Moving east along I-10, is Lafayette’s trail  Course, designed by renowned golf course architect
     site, The Wetlands. The course showcases the  Rees Jones, the par 72 layout can be stretched
     bayou region’s wetland areas. The Atchafalaya  from 5,100 – 7,300 yards and has been designed
     at Idlewild along U.S. Highway 90 is located  to accommodate players of all skill levels. And
     southeast of there, deep in Cajun Country.  on the west bank of the Mississippi River,  just
                                         outside New Orleans, is TPC Louisiana. Pete
     Greater Baton Rouge has become golf central for   Dye designed the course, which annually hosts
     Louisiana, with five Audubon Golf Trail courses   the PGA TOUR’S Zurich Classic.
     located within 45 minutes of the capital city.
     Santa Maria is Baton Rouge’s home course and   Only in Louisiana can you experience the courses
     was designed by the world-renowned Robert   of Arnold Palmer, David Toms, Robert Trent Jones,
     Trent Jones, Sr.  Copper Mill is in the suburb   Sr., Pete Dye, and the most magnificent designer of
     of Zachary north of the airport. The Bluffs on   all, Mother Nature. As home to the Audubon Golf
     Thompson Creek is located in the historic town   Trail, Louisiana is more than great food, festivals
     of St. Francisville. The Island, is an 18-hole course   and music - it’s great golf too.
     10 minutes southwest of the capital in the charming
     and quaint community of Plaquemine. And just east   Take a tour of the 15 unique, hand-picked
     of Baton Rouge in Springfield is Louisiana native,   Audubon Golf Trail courses on the next few
     David Toms’ first design, Carter Plantation.  pages, and when you’re ready to challenge the
                                         Trail, check out our custom golf packages at
     Louisiana’s most visited city, New Orleans, is home
     to the historic Golf Club at Audubon Park and
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