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The Wee Nip is online. The first online issue has been posted. Log on to the Members Only page for links to both online magazine and a PDF. Still want a printed copy? Click here for information. •Mike Stevens has updated travel information for the International Festival of Hickory Golf in Temple Terrace, Fla., for February 2016. Check it out on the tournament listings. •Is your member info current? SAVE your privacy settings so that your name can be found in the member search database. •Email for help with your hickory golf outing. •Send your letters, comments, photos, and articles for Wee Nip contributions to .

Why Join SoHG?

Society of Hickory Golf Membership Benefits

You’ll find a comradeship here like no other. Members who share an enthusiasm for the rich history and traditions of golf and who bring those values to the golf course. Like-minded people who love the distinctive feel of golf with hickory-shafted clubs. Connection to a wealth of resources on equipment, history, a handicapping service and regional groups where you can experience the joy of simply getting out to play with your hickory clubs. Plus, there’s the challenge of tournament play on historic courses for golfers of all skill levels.

Join now and discover how much fun golf can really be.

Championship Series

The 2014-15 season is complete having begun with the 2014 Mid Pines Hickory Open. The Mountain Valley Hickory Open (the last edition of this event), the Southern 4-Ball, the Belvedere Hickory Open, and the U.S. Hickory Open are now in the record books. Check the Tournaments pages for details on these and past tournaments. For information on the 2015-16 CS, click here.

SoHG President's Message

Welcome to the website of the Society of Hickory Golfers, dedicated to the expansion and enjoyment of play with wooden-shafted golf clubs. Here you will find a wealth of information on upcoming hickory tournaments, resources to help you connect with other hickory players and to build and maintain your own hickory play set. You’ll also find news items and articles that both entertain and inform on golf history and tradition. Please enjoy the site and, if you are not already a member, we invite you to join us in experiencing the rich values and lore of the ancient game.



Jan 16, 2016 - Jan 17, 2016
Morro Bay Golf Course
Morro Bay, Calif. USA
Feb 20, 2016 - Feb 25, 2016
Temple Terrace Golf & Country club
Temple Terrace, Fla. USA
Feb 27, 2016 - Feb 28, 2016
Pebblebrook Golf Course
Sun City West, Ariz. USA
Nov 17, 2015
77 gives Surano win under all-too pleasant conditions
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Nov 13, 2015
Another large field for one of season's popular hickory events
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Nov 11, 2015
Beautiful weather in the Ozarks for an Old Kinderhook hickory golf treat
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