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Lake George ready to host 13th-annual ice golf tournamentSubmitted: 03/22/2018
Lane Kimble
Lane Kimble
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Lake George ready to host 13th-annual ice golf tournament
RHINELANDER - Golfers can't wait to get back on the course after our long, tiring winter.  We'll need to melt a lot more snow to make that happen, but on a Rhinelander-area lake this weekend, ice will be needed for golfing.

Fisher's Resort on Lake George will host the 13th-annual Ice Golf tournament Saturday.  Golfers shoot real golf balls on nine holes on the frozen lake.  The four-person scramble format costs $40 per team.

The event is one of the biggest fundraisers of the year for the Hodag Sno-Trails snowmobile club.


"It's amazing, they come sometimes dressed, sometimes they have unique vehicles that they're pulling, sleighs and unusual... people just make it fun," club member Kim Goodin said.

More than 30 teams signed up already. There will be 15 different raffles to enter and three different bars to stop at on the lake.

"It's set up so you can go bar to bar to bar and out there and having a good time in the middle of winter," Goodin said.

Golfers are asked to show up by 11 a.m. at Fisher's, located at 4225 W. Lake George Road. The first group tees off at 11:30 Saturday morning.

For more information call Goodin at 715-369-9280 or Fisher's at 715-362-3691.

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