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View Poll Results: I gladly play in: (select all that apply)
Temps under 40F 178 68.46%
Temps under freezing 146 56.15%
Temps under 20F 123 47.31%
High wind and temp under freezing 110 42.31%
Minimal snow (disc unlikely to bury in most places) 159 61.15%
Heavy to drifting snow (disc will bury in many places) 114 43.85%
Ice - (slick frozen ground and/or icy tee pads) 116 44.62%
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Old 02-01-2013, 08:26 AM
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The Tailings has some of the roughest rough I've ever played! Heck, it has some of the roughest fairways I've ever played lol.
Agreed. It was a little overgrown when I played it but it is a decent layout for sure.

Edit: the green on hole 16(I think) was really green. It was a grove of knee high plants.

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Old 02-01-2013, 08:30 AM
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Haven't had winter weather i won't play in yet. Was out the other day in below freezing with 30mph gusts. Got an ace loooooooooool.
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Old 02-01-2013, 08:42 AM
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Since I play no matter what the weather is I just picked them all.
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Old 02-01-2013, 08:44 AM
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All of the above
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Old 02-01-2013, 08:55 AM
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Was a fair weather golfer in my younger days back in Michigan...... moved to NY, where the winter is just as bad or worse, and i play EVERY weekend regardless of the weather.
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Old 02-01-2013, 09:01 AM
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If I die of exposure on the course it means I've hit my limit I've played in deep snow, sub zero temperatures, freezing rain, hail, even during a tropical storm. If I have the jones to play, I'm playing, f*ck mother nature!
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Old 02-01-2013, 09:47 AM
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I played Kaposia Park in St. Paul, MN this past Wednesday. It was 15 degrees ("Real Feel" 3 degrees according to my Accuweather App) when I got there after work.

Threw on a couple layers, hat, gloves, and busted out the hand warmers and ice spikes on my boots and I was good to go.

Strangely, I was the only one out playing.
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Old 02-01-2013, 10:06 AM
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The only options I didn't select were icy and windy. The fun factor of dg takes a big hit in those conditions.

Straight cold and/or snow are why I live in Minnesota.

There are times however, and don't take this wrong, I'd rather go snowshoeing or play pond hockey.
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Old 02-01-2013, 10:26 AM
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I pick none of them. Under 40 and its a no for me. I live in north Alabama and have been threatening to move farther south for a few years now. I hate the cold.
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Old 02-01-2013, 10:28 AM
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Below about 35-40 degrees my bones start to hurt and I can't feel my hands. Texas is rough.
Same for me. I won't even bike to work if its below 40. I've played several times every winter month this year (2012-2013) so far, in fact I'm going disc diving today (in a wetsuit). Texas is awesome for year round playing.

You guys up north are true warriors, I would quit on life if I ever had to deal with sub-freezing temps for more than a couple of days.
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