With seed germinating and the cart path installed, I thought it was time for some before and after shots of the area behind 7 tee. This project accomplished several things: improved drainage, removal of old fill pile, improved cart routes, and safe access from the driving range to the course. The "after" photos were taken after several rainstorms and the improved grading and drain lines performed as expected with no standing water in the area.
Looking back from 7 tee:
Before removing the pile and after:
Same area earlier this year and now:
Looking north after the drain was installed and now: