Golf News 2017

Opening Day

The golf course is scheduled to open Saturday, April 1st  weather permitting. The Driving Range will open as soon as the weather permits to hit off of the range mats.  The Spring Hours of Operation are 8:00 am till dusk, weather permitting.  Call ahead for tee times and information.

Pro Shop Hours of Operation

Starting April 1st the Pro Shop will be open, seven days a week from 8:00 am to dusk, weather permitting.  Starting May 30th the hours of operation will be 7:00 am to dusk, seven days a week.  For tee times or more information call the Pro Shop at 789-2383.

2017 Green Fees

There was not an increase in Green Fees for the 2017 golf season.  Call the Pro Shop for Green Fee Costs.

Spring Punch Pass Sale

A limited time Spring Punch Pass Sale is now being offered through April 30th, 2017 at a savings of 28% or more off regular 9 Hole Green Fees. Don’t pass up this Special Limited Time Offer.

New Private Cart and Preferred Private Cart Policy

There is a new Private Cart and Preferred Private Cart Policy that is now in effect. All golfers that purchased a Private Car Annual Trail Fee during 2015 will classified as a Preferred Private Cart Owner.  Any 2015 Private Cart Owner that did not renew their Annual Trail Fee and all new Private Cart Owners will be required to pay the regular cart fee of $7.50 per seat, per 9 holes. All private cart 2nd riders will be charge the same cart fees, unless they are covered under a Preferred Private Cart Owner 2nd Rider Annual Trail Fee.  Contact the Pro Shop for more Private Cart policy details.

Golf Cart Punch Pass

All golfers may prepay and purchase a Golf Cart Punch Pass at the Pro Shop. The cost is $75 for (10) ten 9-hole individual cart rentals.

5 Hole Special Available
For a quick round at lunch or anytime Monday thru Friday try the 5 Hole Loop available starting on #1 or #10.

Driving Range Pass – Save $10

Driving Range Punch Passes are available in the Pro Shop for $50 for 10 large buckets.

Play The Short Course For a Quick Round 

The Purple Sage PGA endorsed orange tee box short course will be open for play again this year on all 18 holes. The Short Course is available to golfers of all abilities and recommended for beginners, families, high handicap golfers or any golfer wanting to play a quick round. For more information contact the Pro Shop.

Save $10 on Golf Locker Rentals

Save $10 when you rent a top row locker located in the Pro Shop. Top lockers are available for $35 and lower row lockers for $45 for the year, from April 2016 through March 2017.  Locker Rental Agreements are available at the Pro Shop.  If you are currently renting a locker, please identify your locker number on the application.

Men’s and Women’s Golf League Dates 

The Men’s Monday League will be organized April 3rd and Men’s Wednesday Night Leagues will be organized April 5th. The Women’s Tuesday Night League will be organized April 18th.   All league organizational meetings will start at 6:00 pm in the Gateway Grille bar. Men’s and Ladies’ League Nights start play to be announced at a later date.

Handicap Cards

A valid handicap card is recommended for all tournaments to flight golfers and organized team handicaps.  All Club Tournaments will require a GHIN Handicap Card.  Help make our tournament handicapping more equitable by purchasing your handicap card at the Pro Shop for $35.

Check Out the New Purple Sage Website

For up to date golf information visit our new website at and add this link to your favorites. Book a tee times, review lesson packages, Junior Golf Camps, and check calendar of tournaments and events.

Gateway Grille at Purple Sage

The Gateway Grille and bar is open.  For more information and hours of operation call 789-8020.

Golf Course Advisory Board Monthly Meetings

The Golf Course Advisory Board meets the 4th Thursday of each month, at 5:30 pm, as scheduled in the Pro Shop.  The public is welcome to attend.  Please call Jay Dee Nielsen at 789-1770 to confirm monthly meeting dates.

2017 Golf Course Advisory Board Members

Will Atkinson, Chairman                    Dan Knox                                              Jay Dee Nielsen, Director

Tyler Tholl                                           Wendy Schuler                                      Scott Ehlers, Golf Pro

Alan Mitchell                                      Heather Blackwell                                 Jeff Murdock, Superintendent

Dave O’Connell Jr.                             Ryan Schmidt