The 2017 Platinum Passport Is Sold Out! 


Thank you to all the purchasers of the 2017 Platinum Passport!

The actual Passport book will be mailed to you on or about March 1, 2017.

The Platinum Passport is a joint venture between the GCOW and the WSGA.  More than $250,000 has been raised over the years, which went to the WSGA Foundation and the GCOW was able to establish scholarships and also funded tourism and legislative efforts.

To see the parameters for each course click the “MORE INFORMATION” button below!


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 So far for 2017 we have an ALL-TIME RECORD of 53 courses and 95 FREE rounds confirmed!



2017 Platinum Passport Courses


Bass Lake GC (Deerbrook) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Beaver Dam CC (Beaver Dam) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Blackwolf Run (Kohler) -- FREE TWOSOME

Broadlands Golf Club (North Prairie) -- FREE TWOSOME

Bulls Eye CC (Wisconsin Rapids) -- FREE TWOSOME

Door Creek Golf Course (Cottage Grove) – FREE ROUND

Drugan's Castle Mound GC (Holman) -- FREE TWOSOME

Edgewood GC (Big Bend) -- FREE TWOSOME

Evergreen CC (Elkhorn) -- FREE TWOSOME

Fairfield Hills GC (Baraboo) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Fox Hills Resort (Mishicot) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Fox Lake Golf Club (Fox Lake) -- FREE TWOSOME

Glen Erin GC (Janesville) -- FREE TWOSOME

Grand Geneva Resort & Spa (Lake Geneva) – FREE ROUND

Hawk's View GC (Lake Geneva) – FREE ROUND

Hilly Haven GC (DePere) -- FREE TWOSOME

Horicon Hills GC (Horicon) -- FREE TWOSOME

Kettle Moraine (Dousman) -- FREE TWOSOME

Lake Wisconsin CC (Prairie du Sac) -- FREE ROUND (NEW FOR 2017)

Mascoutin GC (Berlin) – FREE TWOSOME

MidVallee GC (DePere) – FREE TWOSOME

Missing Links (Mequon) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Morningstar GC (Waukesha) – FREE ROUND

Muskego Lakes CC (Muskego) – FREE TWOSOME

Old Hickory (Beaver Dam) – FREE ROUND

Pine Hills GC (Gresham) – FREE TWOSOME

Pinewood CC (Harshaw) – FREE TWOSOME

Platteville GC (Platteville) -- FREE TWOSOME

Prairie du Chien CC (Prairie du Chien) – FREE TWOSOME

Quit Qui Oc GC (Elkhart Lake) -- FREE TWOSOME

Reedsburg CC (Reedsburg) -- FREE TWOSOME

Rivermoor GC (Waterford) -- FREE TWOSOME

Royal Scot Golf Club (Green Bay) -- FREE TWOSOME

Shorewood GC (Green Bay) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Songbird Hills GC (Hartland) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

Stevens Point CC (Stevens Point) -- FREE TWOSOME (NEW FOR 2017)

The Bull at Pinehurst Farms (Sheboygan Falls) – FREE ROUND

The Castle Course at Northern Bay (Arkdale) -- FREE ROUND

The Golf Club at Camelot (Lomira) -- FREE TWOSOME

The Golf Courses of Lawsonia (Green Lake) -- FREE TWOSOME

The House on the Rock Resort (Spring Green) -- FREE ROUND

The Oaks GC (Cottage Grove) -- FREE TWOSOME

The Orchards of Egg Harbor (Egg Harbor) -- FREE TWOSOME

Thornberry Creek (Oneida) -- FREE TWOSOME

Trapper Turn (Wisconsin Dells) -- FREE ROUND

Tribute GC (Wausau) -- FREE TWOSOME

Wander Springs GC (Greenleaf) -- FREE TWOSOME

Waushara CC (Wautoma) -- FREE TWOSOME

West Bend Lakes GC (West Bend) -- FREE TWOSOME

Western Lakes GC (Pewaukee) -- FREE TWOSOME

Whispering Springs GC (Fond du Lac) -- FREE TWOSOME

Wild Rock GC (Wisconsin Dells) -- FREE ROUND (NEW FOR 2017)

Windwood of Watertown (Watertown) -- FREE TWOSOME


Invest in the 2017 Platinum Passport - it will be the best one ever!



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Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin

The mission of the Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin (GCOW) is to provide education and advocacy on behalf of its members and to promote golf throughout the state of Wisconsin. The GCOW, established as a non-profit association in 1984, is a member of the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA). It is governed by an elected board of directors.


The GCOW is an association that supports the golf course owners and operators in the State of Wisconsin. By representing and working on behalf of Wisconsin's courses, we serve to promote, protect and educate its members of all sizes.


We aspire to provide many benefits for golf course owners including:

In addition, by becoming a member of the GCOW, all courses also become members of the National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOAand receive all the benefits they provide such as Smart Buy Programs, LIST SERVE and many more programs and services.


To accomplish its objectives, the GCOW has created strategic partnerships with the Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA), PGA – Wisconsin Section, the Wisconsin State Department of Tourism, and the Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association (WBBA).


The GCOW offices are in the Golf House of Wisconsin, located at 11350 W. Theo Trecker Way, West Allis, WI 53214.  We are proud to share offices with the PGA--Wisconsin Section and the Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA). 

For more information please contact Jeff Schwister, Executive Director of the GCOW at or (414) 443-3568.



Featured Course

Door Creek Golf Course

Door Creek Golf Course is an Award Winning public golf course located in Cottage Grove, just minutes from Madison, Wisconsin.

Voted Best of Madison (2009, 2011-2015),  Door Creek is the best golf course for casual golfers who want to enjoy the peace of a beautiful course or club golfers who want a consistently fun challenge! Whether you are new to golf or a seasoned golfer, you will find Door Creek Golf Course a joy to play!  Book Your Tee Time Now!

Door Creek Golf Course is a public golf course that offers 27 holes of golf including an 18 Hole Championship Par 71 golf course, and a 9 Hole Par 30 Executive Course.  . You can also golf in the winter months with our indoor virtual golf simulators!

We are now officially an accredited FootGolf course bringing the exciting new combination of soccer and golf to the Madison area.

Improve your game year round with our professional-grade practice green, large practice range, and indoor simulators. Or take a golf lesson from one of our seasoned golf instructors or participate in one of our many programs for golfers of all ages and abilities.

​More than just great golf, Door Creek offers a full service restaurant and bar and provides a great location to host your next golf outing or party for any occasion.

Check out our new Tiki Bar for drinks after your round or stop on out even if you did not golf!

Our friendly, experienced, and customer focused staff will ensure that you enjoy your day from beginning to end and we think you’ll agree it is a great place for golf and more!


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Allied Associations

Golf House of Wisconsin
National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA)
PGA-Wisconsin Section (PGA)
Wisconsin Golf Course Superintendents Association (WGCSA)
Wisconsin State Golf Association (WSGA)
Wisconsin Women’s Public Links Golf Association
Wisconsin Women’s State Golf Association
Wisconsin Golfer Magazine
Wisconsin Golf Yearbook

Industry Partners

Tourism Federation of Wisconsin (TFW)
Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association (WBBA)
Wisconsin Department of Tourism
Wisconsin Hotel & Lodging Association
Wisconsin Restaurant Association
Tom Sutton Midwest Classic Golf
Midwest Food Expo
The VGM Club
UW-Stout Golf Enterprise Management (GEM) Program – On Campus Program
UW-Stout Golf Enterprise Management (GEM) Program – Online Program

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