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How would one get elevation changes short of hiring a surveyor? GPS is inaccurate enough horizontally, it must be really inaccurate about relatively small elevation changes.

By the way, the QR codes on each hole's sign takes you to info about that hole. Originally they were going to have video of a drone flight from tee to pin. Instead they have a Google Earth video, which is a poor replacement. The images of the signs they have on the Course Web page aren't the final version either.
Google Earth has an elevation tool. I have no clue if it's accurate.
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Old 01-19-2018, 05:10 PM
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How would one get elevation changes short of hiring a surveyor?
Honestly don't know.
I think they actually did get a surveyor for Indy Lake's original Red Hawk course. The Gulch at Merrill Park West has elevation change as well, but don't know if they hired a surveyor.
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Old 01-19-2018, 05:53 PM
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Advanced google maps and some other sites with detailed topography lines. Not that hard but doubt its super accurate/ useful on a hole by hole situation.

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Old 01-19-2018, 07:30 PM
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i quote topoquest on a lot of my reviews, but i doubt it will give you the accuracy you desire. its free, but it really only works with a +/- of 10 feet.

https://www.topoquest.com/map.php
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GIS can do it.
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Old 02-01-2018, 06:15 PM
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I'd say you did well. Next time consider making the color of the basket contrast more with the background image, but overall it's the kind of tee sign I like.
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Nice one, BFDude
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