By Jackie Sheckler Finch, Gay N. Martin
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Goose Pond Colony (256-259-2884 or 800-268-2884), a peninsula surrounded by the Tennessee River, is located 5 miles south of Scottsboro on State Route 79 at 417 Ed Hembree Drive and offers vacation cottages, picnic facilities, camping sites, swimming pool, marina and launching ramp, golf course, and nature/walking trail. Popular with both geese and golfers, the golf course is noted for its beauty and design. Named by Golf Digest as one of “The Places to Play,” Goose Pond’s course also made the top five in a previous PGA opinion poll ranking courses in the Dixie section.
Unless you agree with Mark Twain that golf is a good walk ruined, you can’t pass up the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail, which tests the skills of all golfers from scratch handicappers to hopeless duffers. Beginning in the mountains and lakes of the Appalachian foothills and continuing southward to the white sands and wetlands of the Gulf Coast, this group of PGA tour–quality courses, ranging from 36 to 54 holes each, provides superb golfing and splendid scenery. The Trail continues to shine, and the two top public golf courses in the US await you here, according to Golf World readers, who recently ranked Opelika’s Grand National site #1 and Prattville’s Capitol Hill #2.
The Devon Cottage offers two bedrooms, full kitchen, dining area, patio, garage, and much more. Valerie, a school counselor, prepares gourmet breakfasts, complemented by her own homemade breads and muffins. She often makes apple French toast, crumpets, and English scones. Moderate rates. com. Across from Dogwood Manor’s driveway stands the North Alabama Railroad Museum (256-851-6276) at 694 Chase Road. The restored green-and-yellow Chase Depot houses a waiting room, freight room, and agent office filled with exhibits.
Alabama Off the Beaten Path®. A Guide to Unique Places by Jackie Sheckler Finch, Gay N. Martin