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Long anticipated overnight lodging at Eagle Point Golf Course is nearing reality. Owners Bob and Chana Hyer broke ground Monday on the first phase of The Chalets at Eagle Point Golf Course, a three-building, 12-unit complex near the club’s Talon restaurant and Osprey Nest snack bar. “Lodging was always something in the back of my […]
Bob and Chana Hyer have been busy putting their shine on one of the jewels of the Rogue Valley, the Eagle Point Golf Club. Designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr., the course was named one of the ten best in the country in 1996 by Golf Magazine. When the couple bought the course on July 30, […]
Economic Good Times The development of golf courses in the early-to-mid-’90’s was part of the phenomenon described by Jim Kopenhaver in the September 2013 issue of The Pelucid Perspective as the “build-a-course-a-day decade.” The supply of golf courses was seen as insufficient, lenders were gung-ho, and Tiger Woods’ dominance of the PGA tour was fueling […]
A sage woman saw it in the child’s eyes. “My grandmother said to me when I was growing up,” recalls the man who was that boy, “‘Bobby, you’ve got that restless spirit in your eyes.’” She borrowed Horace Greeley’s line and told him to go. So Robert Trent Jones Jr. went west, then a little […]
When golf course architect Robert Trent Jones Jr. and new Eagle Point Golf Club owner Bob Hyer first met for a round of golf in July, the former had one pressing question: “How’s my totem pole?” When Jones built Eagle Point in the mid-1990s, it featured a unique landmark. He had been given a totem […]