Jason Scott Deegan has reviewed more than 400 courses and golf destinations for some of the industry's biggest publications. His work has been honored by the Golf Writer's Association of America and the Michigan Press Association. His favorite golf destination is Ireland, but a close second is his home state of Michigan, where he lives with his wife and two children.
Heatherwood Golf Club in Centereach, N.Y. is a diamond in the rough. Now you can enjoy a round of golf, plus lodging at the Holiday Inn Express Stony Brook on the prestigious North Shore of Long Island. Heatherwood is situated on approximately 85 acres of heavily treed property. More proficient golfers may find it a solid choice for polishing their short game; newer golfers will benefit from the shorter holes and less intimidating atmosphere.