, 2023-04-17 10:40:06,
There are four words in the English language that if combined correctly, will create one of the most wonderful phrases that has ever been uttered by modern man:
Golf Season Is Here
Yer darn right it is. And while Maine’s public and private courses are rushing to get starved golfers outside, another industry in the same market has already pressed the gas on 2023.
The Maine miniature golf season is underway. Courses around the state have been opening for the season, giving locals a chance to hit the mini links even before the tourists show up.
This year, the season brings us exciting news of a brand-new course in the works.
Martel’s the popular mini golf course on Route 1 in Scarborough, announced the news of the future course recently on social media. It will be the second track for the complex, which already sports a high-quality course and its famous homemade ice cream.
According to Martel’s post, the future course will have a rich Maine theme. It mentions highlighting as much of Maine’s natural beauty as possible. This is a tremendously original idea. Even though we have seen flashes of Maine themes in other courses, a fully featured “Maine” course is going to be quite the draw.
I just imagine playing a hole that features a mini Mount Katahdin, or perhaps putting through Portland Head Light or over a replica of the Penobscot Narrows Bridge. How about a hole where you need to avoid Moosehead Lake. Or possibly island hopping in Casco Bay. The ideas are endless.
Honestly, I’m a little jealous I didn’t think of this idea. But I will offer my services if the fine folks over at Martel’s need some hole planning help. I have a pretty good feeling they are just fine without me, but figured I should at least put it out there.
As Martel’s point out, more details will be coming soon. Believe me when I say, I can’t wait. I’m already dying for images. I’ll even take a little concept art.
Meanwhile, Martel’s is open for the season. You can get more details about hours and more on their website.
Where to Play Miniature Golf in Maine
The golf season is upon us. The mini golf season that is. Here’s a comprehensive list of where you can go drop those hole-in-ones across Maine.
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