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The Montrose Golf Links 1562 Course (Medal Course) is the World's 5th Oldest Golf Course and features in Scotland’s top 100 courses. Described as “a magnificent stretch of marvellously natural ground”, the 1562 Course challenges golfers with its undulating fairways and fast greens, made more difficult when the wind whips inland from the sea. All the key ingredients that make up one of the utmost challenges in the world of golf – rugged and undulating (yet an easy walk), some deep bunkers, quick draining turf, bountiful gorse, sand dunes aplenty and smooth-rolling greens. A number of the holes run alongside the rugged Angus coastline offering stunning scenery. The 1562 Course can also offer one of golf’s most significant challenges – the East wind demands the upmost respect even from the most experienced golfer. The combination of all of the classic links ingredients are here in abundance, providing a demanding test of golfing proficiency.
Montrose Golf Links is a one hour drive north from St. Andrews.