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View Poll Results: Worst Club in the GTA
Annandale 18 23.68%
Bantys Roost 29 38.16%
Bloomington Downs 2 2.63%
Camisle 4 5.26%
Cardinal East 2 2.63%
Castlemore 7 9.21%
Cresthaven 2 2.63%
Hornby Glen 1 1.32%
Lowville 1 1.32%
Maples of Ballantrae 4 5.26%
Richmond Hill 3 3.95%
Turtlecreek 3 3.95%
Other 6 7.89%
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 03:21 AM   #26
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Banty's Roost
Annandale
Scarlett Woods
Cardinal East
Camisle
Parkshore
Bloomington Downs
Richmond Hill
Lowville
Deerfield

...lots of courses I don't like!!
A HUGE +2 for me for Richmond Hill....terrible layout, quirky holes. I worked their as a junior, couldn't stand it and haven't set foot on that course in over 15 years.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 04:35 AM   #27
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Banty's get my vote! Usually in terrible shape, not a good layout, WAY overpriced and brutal staff.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 05:32 AM   #28
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Banty's Roost
Annandale
Scarlett Woods
Cardinal East
Camisle
Parkshore
Bloomington Downs
Richmond Hill
Lowville
Deerfield

...lots of courses I don't like!!
Banty's by a mile. Camisle has sort of carved out a niche for itself by not professing to be anything but a goat track. One of those courses that's open year round with conditions and prices to match. Banty's seems to think it's a great course and charges accordingly while giving you the WORST conditions imaginable. The tee boxes are completely uneven and devoid of any grass. The few patches of grass that are on the tee boxes are long enough to be rough. No difference between 'fairways' and 'rough'. There are large patches of dirt in the 'fairways'. The 'bunkers' are laughable at best and the greens are brutal. Banty's should be walking away with this title easily.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 05:59 AM   #29
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Banty's by a mile. Camisle has sort of carved out a niche for itself by not professing to be anything but a goat track. One of those courses that's open year round with conditions and prices to match. Banty's seems to think it's a great course and charges accordingly while giving you the WORST conditions imaginable. The tee boxes are completely uneven and devoid of any grass. The few patches of grass that are on the tee boxes are long enough to be rough. No difference between 'fairways' and 'rough'. There are large patches of dirt in the 'fairways'. The 'bunkers' are laughable at best and the greens are brutal. Banty's should be walking away with this title easily.
I think they suck people in with their radio commercials who probably end up playing their once.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 06:02 AM   #30
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That's the only reason I've ever heard of Banty's....damn fan 590


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Old Jul 31, 2010, 06:19 AM   #31
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+1 Annandale
Love a course where sparks come off the club in the fairway.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 06:46 AM   #32
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Cresthaven, Annandale and Castlemore gets my vote.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 07:24 AM   #33
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Cresthaven, Annandale and Castlemore gets my vote.
Par 3 courses shouldn't count though. But yes it is quite a crappy place to play but good to learn the game there.
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That's the only reason I've ever heard of Banty's....damn fan 590
Ahhhh yes but that Kathleen...

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Old Jul 31, 2010, 08:24 AM   #35
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well out of curiosity I looked up bantys roost website and I get what you guys are saying now lol

who wants to tee up on this?

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Old Jul 31, 2010, 10:06 AM   #36
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Banty's for sure. I also agree about the Brutal staff comment. They also don't give rain checks. I wouldn't even go for the free birthday golf.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 10:50 AM   #37
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This is great guys, keep it up, loving the feedback. There are a few at the top of the list for sure.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 11:57 AM   #38
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Piper's Heath.

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Banty's get my vote!
Yep, that course has to be the worst. In all my years of playing golf I really have yet to hear or read about anyone loving the course. Of course, some people will say it is OK, I can live with that but there are no glowing reviews ever about it. A bulldozer would be appropriate.
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Old Jul 31, 2010, 01:57 PM   #40
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Take out "Lowville"...it is in excellent shape, some good challenging holes

I agree with Sinogirl..............I wouldn't want to play Lowville every time but I like playing there once in a while..............it has some interesting holes and the views are good

Many of the courses I would nominate as worst course in the GTA are now gone (Brookside, Woodlands, etc)..............therefore if I had to choose one it would be Annandale
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the original Lowville was the mother of all goat-tracks.
The Pam Anderson makeover is appealing, until you play it. Same goat.
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well out of curiosity I looked up bantys roost website and I get what you guys are saying now lol

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...........Home of the Banty Bounce.
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Banty's for sure. I also agree about the Brutal staff comment. They also don't give rain checks. I wouldn't even go for the free birthday golf.
They don't, because when it rains, it improves the condition of the course!
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Soooooo, were those pics of Banty's Roost taken in the early spring or late fall or ... ?
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Soooooo, were those pics of Banty's Roost taken in the early spring or late fall or ... ?
I'm going to say they were taken during the Spring. The locusts (golfers) haven't decended on the course, removing every blade of grass from the tees. The tee has grass (it's dead, but still grass). Therefore, it must be that there have been very few golfers playing before the picture was taken. Had more golfers played, the "grass" would have been dirt.
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another one:

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Is it possible for the OP to start a vote chart?

ANNANDALE gets my vote.
Played there years ago and it seems like it still ranks...(i mean reeks)
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Is it possible for the OP to start a vote chart?

ANNANDALE gets my vote.
Played there years ago and it seems like it still ranks...(i mean reeks)
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I added a poll to the thread, thanks for the idea (just123123), If you already made your choice on the worst course, feel free to vote for it on the poll.
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