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What's Trending in Golf


Aug 15, 2018

CBS is very happy with Sunday’s 6.1 rating, up 69% from last year due to Tiger’s runner-up finish behind Brooks Koepka. Tiger stole the show with a 3-under-par on the front nine, where he failed to hit one fairway, and finished at 64! Golfers tuned in at a rate of 8.3 in the closing holes to see if ...

Summer Has Arrived at Peacock Gap


Jun 13, 2018

Our greens are in fantastic shape and rolling at a 10 on the stimpmeter, which means fast! Aeration of the fairways is due to be completed by June 14. This maintenance will ensure healthy root structure and lush fairways throughout the summer months. Our bunker restoration is about 50% complete and ...

Aeration Blues


Apr 18, 2018

Twice a year, golfers have to deal with the dreaded punching and sanding of putting greens. Every golfer’s nightmare is to show up and be told the greens are aerated. Putting is the most important part of golf! If play is hindered so dramatically by this maintenance practice, why is it done? The sh ...

Course Condition for June 8


Jun 08, 2017

Warm weather means LONG DRIVES. Come to Peacock Gap now to test out that new driver. Our greens are rolling true and fairways are in beautiful condition. Greens are rolling at 9.6 on the Stimpmeter. Fairways lush but firm, allowing generous roll. Warm weather is here to stay and the sun is out. Reme ...

Course Condition for May 22


May 22, 2017

April Showers & May Flowers Warm weather means LONG DRIVES. Come to Peacock Gap now to test out that new driver. Our greens are rolling true and fairways are in beautiful condition. Greens are rolling at 10.5 on the stimp meter. Remember, when you play Peacock Gap you can take advantage of our high ...

Instructor Open House


Apr 19, 2017

Join us on Saturday, April 29th, 2017 for an Instructor Open House. You'll have an opportunity to meet our Golf Instruction Team, and take free 5 minute lessons. To make the day even more fun, we're slashing prices on the latest golf apparel. Golf Mart will be on site too, allowing golfers to try th ...

Daisy Eradication


Mar 29, 2017

Now that Spring has sprung, so too have the Daisy flower. If you've played golf, you've likely encountered the pesky flower and lamented the headache they cause when searching for a golf ball. The white petals make finding a white golf ball rather difficult so Superintendents work tirelessly to erad ...

Greens Aerification Explained


Mar 28, 2017

    The conditions suggest that a quick turn around is in store so the beautiful greens should be back in time for awesome April golf! Read more to understand why we perform the maintenance.

Course Condition Report; Carts Back On Fairways


Mar 14, 2017

With so much March fun upcoming, it’s time to dust the clubs off and march to Peacock Gap. The rain has been much of the story but with rain comes greenery. The mowing has commenced and the smell of cut grass is emanating from 333 Biscayne Drive. Carts are now permitted to return to fairways and whi ...

Historic Aerial Photo Of Peacock Gap Site



This aerial photo taken in 1955 features the eventual site of Peacock Gap Golf Club. Taken from high above China Camp in San Rafael, Ca, in the distance the Richmond-San Rafael bridge is still under construction.  

Completed Sand Trap On Hole #16


Feb 28, 2017

Take a look at our freshly renovated #16 sand bunker! We've installed a new drain pipe and installed fabric to increase the drains ability to move water out of the bunker after winter storms. No more soggy bunker for our vistors! 

Golf Course Improvements


Feb 07, 2017

During 2017, our course maintenance team will be restoring sand traps which will include drain repair, and installation of new sand. In this picture, all of the old sand has been removed from #16 green-side sand trap. It's now ready for a layer of drain protecting fabric, then new sand. Stay tuned f ...

Beautiful Day at Peacock Gap


Jan 18, 2017

Rainfall is a welcome sight for many. Golf course operators would prefer it to fall between the hours of 8 pm and 6 am while Superintendents will take it whenever they can. Golfers would just assume 75 and sunny will do at all times. Anyway you dice it, 2016 and 2017 have brought much needed rain to ...

Beautiful Day at Peacock Gap


Jan 18, 2017

Rainfall is a welcome sight for many. Golf course operators would prefer it to fall between the hours of 8 pm and 6 am while Superintendents will take it whenever they can. Golfers would just assume 75 and sunny will do at all times. Anyway you dice it, 2016 and 2017 have brought much needed rain to ...