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Turtle Rock Park Disc Golf Course is In

Last Saturday we finished installing 18 anchors into the ground. Sunday the baskets went up and play has started.

July 26 we started building the fly18 tee pads. We excavated the rocky ground and sunk pressure treated 2 X 4's grade level. Then filled the tee with decomposed granite. This makes a perfect fill that packs down hard and flat.

Trails have been cleared from the pins to the next tee. Tee sign are next.....if we have time in between rounds.

Added by Craig Getty on September 23, 2009 at 10:13am — 3 Comments

Markleeville Course Approved

October 21st the disc golf course at Turtle Rock Park was approved by the Alpine County Board. I assisted David Peets (Alpine Co. Assessor) with the presentation to the board. It was a slam dunk. No one was opposed. Their response was "So, you want to build a disc golf course in an unused part of the park, with volunteer labor, and pay for the equipment with private funds? Okay". Yup, just let us use our public land and we will get it done. We are a self sustaining sport. No subsidies for… Continue

Added by Craig Getty on October 25, 2008 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Mosquito course is in

After being away for a few months, I went back to Mosquito to check out the final layout prior to basket installation. Well I was quite suprised to find that 8 of the fairways that were cleared of brush prior to my first visit were over grown with poison oak. I'm told that this will be removed again, and over time the traffic of golfers will keep it down. Well in the mean time I can't play the holes #2 - #8. It's not that you will end up in poison oak on each hole, it's that I won't risk… Continue

Added by Craig Getty on July 14, 2008 at 10:52pm — 2 Comments

New Course Construction at Mosquito Ca.

Discatchers are being ordered this week. A work party is scheduled for May 17 & 18 to install the baskets. WooHoo!
Mosquito is 10 mile N.E. of Placerville. The course is located at Finnon Lake, were Rock Creek Road and Mosquito Road meet.

Added by Craig Getty on May 7, 2008 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

New Course in Norcal

Thanks to the Mosquito Volunteer Fire Department, we have a new disc golf course under construction at Finnon Lake. It is ten miles north of Placerville, just off the intersection of Mosquito Road and Rock Creek Road. The route is tight with cliffhanger hairpin turns. Extreme sobriety is suggested for the drive. Once you see the Rock Creek Cafe, you are there!

Project manager, Chris Dillender came up with the brainstorm of adding the disc golf course to inhance the lake, that will include… Continue

Added by Craig Getty on March 26, 2008 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

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