Natural State Golf Trail Hosts First Ever Travel The Trail $10,000 Shootout

The Natural State Golf Trail is hosting its first ever Travel the Trail $10,000 Shootout October 12-18. The event, which is free to enter, includes qualifying shootouts at each of the trail’s 12 golf course across the state leading up to a grand finale shootout at Stonebridge Meadows in Fayetteville on October 18.

The Natural State Golf Trail was created to showcase the variety of scenic courses across the state. Starting Monday,October 12, through Sunday,October 18, representatives from the Natural State Golf Trail and their partners at Executive Golf Packages will travel to each of the trail’s courses, qualifying people to shoot for their chance at a $10,000 cash prize at Stonebridge Meadows. The two closest shots at each location throughout the week will win prizes from Arkansas Golf Center and Golf USA and will be qualified to compete at the final shootout in Fayetteville. Also of note: if anyone makes a Hole-in-One at a course qualifier, they will automatically win a golf trip valued at over $2,000 provided by Executive Golf Packages.

Those interested are invited to join the hosts traveling the trail and to try to qualify for the final shootout at each of the course locations throughout the week. To keep up with the event, follow and use the hashtag #travelthetrail on social media. For more details on the golf courses featured in the shootout, visit

Location dates and qualifying times for the shootout are listed below:

October 12:

11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m., Big Creek Golf Club, Mountain Home, AR

October 13:

7:30-9:30 a.m., Mountain Ranch Golf Club, Fairfield Bay, AR

10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Tannenbaum Golf Club, Drasco, AR

2:00-4:00 p.m.,  Red Apple Inn Golf Club, Heber Springs, AR

October 14:

11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Sage Meadows Golf Club, Jonesboro, AR

October 15:

9:00-11:00 a.m.,  The Ridges at Village Creek, Wynne, AR

2:00-4:00 p.m., Harbor Oaks Golf Club, Pine Bluff, AR

October 16:

8:00-10:00 a.m., Hot Springs Country Club, Hot Springs, AR

2:00-4:00 p.m., Glenwood Golf Club, Glenwood, AR

October 17:

12:00-2:00 p.m., Eagle Crest Golf Club, Alma, AR

October 18:

8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Stonebridge Meadows, Fayetteville, AR

*4 man scramble event; registration open to public; qualify during event.

1:00 p.m : $10,000 cash shootout final at Stonebridge Meadows.