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taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
29 Dec 2012 12:50AM
Bet that was a surprise--finding a golf course up in the mountains! lovely pic.!

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AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
29 Dec 2012 1:08AM
Yes, I can see it was a surprise - that green area in the middle of the barren mountains.

Jocelia 6 2 1 Australia
29 Dec 2012 1:10AM
Don't lose your ball otherwise you will need climbing gear.

JimV 11 6 3 Canada
29 Dec 2012 3:15AM
Great shot Sandy, though I think a golf course in such an arid location is just ridiculous, what a waste of precious water!
Rgds., Jim
29 Dec 2012 3:19AM
It looks like Leh in India. Superb.
29 Dec 2012 4:20AM
It wasn't a mirage was the shark their ? Nice image sandy well captured.
Allen, Smile
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
29 Dec 2012 4:29AM
That lush green of the fairway is so unexpected in such a dry desert environment, Sandy: bet they have the sprinklers out most of the time to keep the grass looking like tis.
Lovely texture in this elevated capture of the golf course.
Nice detail. Well done. WesternRed.
CarolG Plus
11 199 20 Greece
29 Dec 2012 6:12AM
What a stunning setting for a golf course, Sandy, I bet you were surprised to come across it Smile Carol
nonur Plus
8 17 12 Turkey
29 Dec 2012 7:02AM
I like the compo, the space scaled by the figures and the surprising golf course located in it. It's great!
29 Dec 2012 8:25AM
Great setting for a walk and for golf - beautifully captured. A
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
29 Dec 2012 8:31AM
How strange! Why on earth would anyone put a golf course there? The grass does look amazingly green and there's even a large rusty tank for the RAS members! Well seen and captured.

RobD 10 25 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 8:49AM
I'm envious of that sunshine at the moment. There hasn't been much of that about here in Devon recently- or all year in fact. Still, 2013 is another year .... A great shot
Happy New Year, Sandy

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 9:26AM
A wonderful find Sandy, and a wonderfully documented photograph.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1792 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 9:34AM
Surreal - a golf course in the mountains...
With some monumentally sized rust too Smile
8 10 10 England
29 Dec 2012 9:55AM
An oasis in the wilderness - where does the water supply come from? the lake? Anyway makes for an interesting shot.
ChiliMan Plus
11 135 17 Singapore
29 Dec 2012 10:04AM
How bizarre!! Lovely light and depth with which you've caught it, Sandy.

29 Dec 2012 10:42AM
excellent find and capture the green of the fairway is very much incontrst with the starkness of its surroundings

lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
29 Dec 2012 11:13AM
What a view. What a golf course
29 Dec 2012 12:37PM
Nice shot Sandy, the golf course looks so out of place in these surroundings!
rontear Plus
14 8 8 England
29 Dec 2012 1:47PM
Love the juxtaposition Sandy ( how much water does it take to keep it green in this arid landscape !!) An environmental statement ?
rayme330 5 17 1 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 1:58PM
Great shot, Sandy love the contrast between the green of the golf course and the bare surroundings.

LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 2:14PM

Quote:Great shot Sandy, though I think a golf course in such an arid location is just ridiculous, what a waste of precious water!
Rgds., Jim

I agree but it makes a fascinating shot.
AnnChown Plus
7 202 1 United Kingdom
29 Dec 2012 3:49PM
It's an extraordinary find Sandy - thanks for sharing it with us! Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
29 Dec 2012 4:29PM
Looks quite an unusual location for a golf course! A super view though Wink
Trev Smile
29 Dec 2012 7:20PM
Another excellent shot
paul_indigo 14 259 United Kingdom
31 Dec 2012 3:56PM
I like this surprising image. Happy New Year!Grin
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
25 Jan 2013 3:03PM
This golf course looks rather out of place in the middle of the desert. This is a superbly composed landscape and the view is very spectacular

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