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Hole #17, Oconee course “We recognize the significance of having three of our golf courses named to a highly regarded nation- wide list like this,” said Wes Forester, Director of Golf at Reynolds Lake Oconee. “We appreciate Golfweek’s dedication to the game and are happy the raters share our belief that not only do we have the best collection of golf courses in Georgia, but one of 52 PORTFOLIO MAGAZINE the most impressive in the world.” e Landing pioneered the golf in- dustry on Lake Oconee when the Bob Cupp design opened in 1986 (originally as Port Armor Golf Club), the first course along the lake. Reynolds Lake Oconee introduced the legendary Jack Nicklaus to the golf community with Great Waters, which debuted in 1992 – and is to undergo a complete renovation, start- ing in June, 2018 and to be com- pleted in the fall of 2019. e Oconee Course is an idyllic Georgia sanctuary, with designer Rees Jones providing a pure, undisturbed setting for an authentic golf experience since 2002. Overall, Reynolds Lake Oconee features six diverse golf course designs