"The Quarry" & "The Legend" - Giants Ridge, MN
"The Wilderness" at Fortune Bay, MN
Thursday, Sept. 17 to Sunday, Sept. 20, 2009
We left Thursday evening, by chartered bus, from Winnipeg and arrived at Giants Ridge, MN that night.
On Friday, everyone had at least 27 holes of golf at "The Legend at Giants Ridge", ranked #59 on Golf Digest's Greatest American Public Courses, with some managing 36 holes. We then had a great ribs/chicken supper at the Chalet, with a return to the Villas that night.
On Saturday, after a great buffet breakfast, we had 36 holes at "The Quarry at Giants Ridge", ranked #19 on Golf Digest's Greatest American Public Courses. The Quarry was recently cited as "The Best Golf of the 21st Century," by Golf Digest magazine. A great Steak/Shrimp supper was followed by a great time at the clubhouse which carried on back to the Villas.
On Sunday, a great breakfast was followed by a short trip to "The Wilderness at Fortune Bay", named one of the "Best New Courses to Play" by Golf Magazine and Golfweek. Rated #2 on the "Top 40 Casino Courses" by Golf Digest A great 18 holes was followed by lunch at the Clubhouse, some winners at the casino, and a relatively quiet ride back to Winnipeg (with a short stop at the border).
"We really enjoyed having you, and your group was wonderful to work with. I have had many different employees mention to me this week that they thought your group was one of the best we’ve ever hosted, and I would definitely have to agree! Great people and great fun!" Katie Flannigan, Golf Group Sales Manager, The Legend & The Quarry at Giants Ridge
"I had a great time & met some great people. Thanks to Lorraine for inviting me. Can't wait to hear where next year's trip is." K.A.
"Murray, once again I wish to thank you personally as well as the Fort Garry Golf Club for the opportunity to attend the annual trip. What can I say - it was AWESOME!" B.P.
"We all had a great time, and will cherish the memories and new & rekindled friendships for a long time." D.&D. R
"I just wanted to say thank you for inviting me. I had so much fun. What a great time, and I think everyone feels the same! Really looking forward to the next adventure!" J.K.
"Thank you for another spectacular trip, I had a marvelous time. Fantastic Job!!" D.M.
Special thanks for making this a great trip:
Katie Flannigan, Giants Ridge Golf & Ski Resort
Leah Tomasetti, The Wilderness at Fortune Bay
Kathy & Orest, Fort Garry Brewing Company
Four Points by Sheraton - Winnipeg South
Ray Butterworth, an awesome bus driver
AGF Group of Funds (Sheri & Lorraine)
Corpell's Water (Thanks Russ!)
Rick Brown, Beaver Bus Lines
Pepsi (Chris Marynuk)
For more information or to reserve a spot next year, please contact us at
call Garry @ (204) 223-5350
Fort Garry Golf Club
138 Mossdale Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2K 0H5