Augusta National is located in Augusta, Georgia, and is one of the most well known and popular private clubs in the entire world. Designed by Bobby Jones, this is considered his best work ever. It is safe to say that if you are an American golf fan you have heard of Augusta National.
Each year the PGA Masters Tournament is held at Augusta National. This alone is one of the main reasons that this course has become so popular over the year. Since Augusta National is a private club the only way to play a round is to become a member; and this is next to impossible to accomplish.
In addition to being a tough course for even the best players in the world, Augusta National is also known for its natural beauty. The Masters Tournament is held in the early spring, and it is during this time of the year that the natural beauty of the area is beginning to blossom. During the tournament the shrubs and trees that border the course are in full bloom making for a great atmosphere for fans and players alike. One thing that many people do not know is that each hole is named after the tree that is associated with it. For instance, the first hole is named "Tea Olive" and the second "Pink Dogwood" etc.
As a golf fan you should consider buying tickets to see the Masters Tournament live at Augusta National. While there are other tournaments that are well known, there are not too many that are as popular as the Masters at Augusta National.