Originally Posted by Adam Schneider
Two reasons, I think: cost (half as much) and the desire to make the baskets almost entirely out of recycled materials.
They also give the course a very unique look and feel. Something you can't experience any place else.
I would like to see concrete pads on every hole. Yeah, they're not needed on most holes. But having them on every hole gives the course a consistent and completed feel. Also, they will require less maintenence over time. For that matter, I'd like to see them on the Highlands course, too.