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The Colonial
8251 Diascund Road, Lanexa. Surrounded by tidal wetlands and forests. Par/Yardage: 72/6,885. Green Fees: $40-$85. Architect: Lester George, 1995. Contact: 757-566-1600; golfcolonial.com.

T&L GOLF Rating: ****

Ford's Colony Country Club
Blackheath, Marsh Hawk and Blue Heron courses, 240 Ford's Colony Drive. Three championship courses. Hosts the Virginia State Open. Par/Yardage: 72/6,715 (Marsh Hawk); 72/6,873 (Blue Heron); 71/6,621 (Blackheath). Architect: Dan Maples, 1991 (Marsh Hawk); 1997 (Blue Heron); 1986 (Blackheath). Green Fees: $35-$95 (all courses). Contact: 757-258-4130; fordscolony.com.

T&L GOLF Rating: Marsh Hawk **** ; Blue Heron **** ; Blackheath *** 1/2

Kiskiack
8104 Club Drive. Local favorite; through rolling woodlands. Par/Yardage: 72/6,775. Green Fees: $25-$70. Architect: John LaFoy, 1997. Contact: 800-989-4728.

T&L GOLF Rating: ****

Traditions Golf Club At Royal New Kent
5300 Bailey Road, Providence Forge. Giant, slippery greens, waste areas and blind shots characterize this Irish links-type course. Highest slope in Virginia (147). Par/Yardage: 72/7,291. Green Fees: $39-$99. Architect: Mike Strantz, 1996. Contact: 804-966-7023.

T&L GOLF Rating: ****

Traditions Golf Club At Stonehouse
9540 Old Stage Road, Toano. Dramatic golf in a mountainous setting. Par/Yardage: 71/6,963. Green Fees: $39-$99. Architect: Mike Strantz, 1996. Contact: 757-566-1138.

T&L GOLF Rating: *** 1/2

Williamsburg National
3700 Centerville Road. Known for smooth greens. Par/Yardage: 72/6,953. Green Fees: $49-$74. Architect: Nicklaus Design Associates; Jim Lipe, designer, 1995. Contact: 757-258-9642; wngc.com.

T&L GOLF Rating: *** 1/2

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