TITLE

Napa's New Beginning

AUTHOR(S)
HEIECK, HILARY
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
NCGA Golf;Summer2011, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the involvement of golf legend Johnny Miller to the Silverado resort in Napa County, California. Miller states that being a part-owner of the property is a dream come true for him since Silverado is a world-class place with 36 holes and is a rare opportunity because it cannot be duplicated in the area. Also, the resort is a California's landmark for more than 140 years and spreads out 1,200 acres with two championship golf courses, 10 swimming pools, and 16 tennis courts.
ACCESSION #
64431699

 

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