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    Unofficial Vermont Spring 2017 Gathering - Great Beer, Good Golf

    Stemming from an idea in the Beer thread, Marty (@MPLefty) and I were thinking of coordinating a gathering of THP'ers in the spring in/around Stowe, VT to enjoy some REALLY good beer , maybe visit a brewery (or 5) and play some golf.

    Dates and course location are TBD but thinking late spring (May?) so the snow will be gone and whenever it doesn't interfere with other THP events.

    Wanted to put it out there early to see if there was general interest in the location and we can go from there.
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    I like how you think, may would be great for me.
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    This is an excellent idea! Can't wait for more details. Bcape9 and I would love to join
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    I'd most likely be up for something like this.
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    This interests me.
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    Sounds good to me


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    From Stowe Mountain Club a few years ago.
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    is the snow gone in may? lol always up for a trip
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    Quote Originally Posted by The_Dude View Post
    From Stowe Mountain resort a few years ago.
    that looks good, must get windy up there.

    do you remember the cost of the round on that course?
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    Quote Originally Posted by MPlefty View Post
    that looks good, must get windy up there.

    do you remember the cost of the round on that course?
    It was calm the day we played. Course was one of the most visually pleasing I've played in my life. It winds up through the mountain side. $205.00 for the round. I almost choked but it was a bucket list track.
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    Stowe Country Club (also associated with Stowe Mountain, just not as exclusive as Stowe Mountain Club) has a "twilight" rate of $67.50 with cart after 2pm, normally $122.50. Maybe we look into a 2pm tee time? depending upon the size of group, maybe we can get a group rate?

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    Quote Originally Posted by TeedUpThoughts View Post
    Stowe Country Club (also associated with Stowe Mountain, just not as exclusive as Stowe Mountain Club) has a "twilight" rate of $67.50 with cart after 2pm, normally $122.50. Maybe we look into a 2pm tee time? depending upon the size of group, maybe we can get a group rate?

    https://www.stowe.com/golf/club/golf-fees/
    How drunk do you think we'll be by 2? Lololol

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    Quote Originally Posted by The_Dude View Post
    How drunk do you think we'll be by 2? Lololol

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    Score certainly won't matter by that point, hopefully they have Uber cart drivers...
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    Quote Originally Posted by The_Dude View Post
    How drunk do you think we'll be by 2? Lololol

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