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Hole 16

406 Yards
Par 4

This dogleg right is the signature hole at Oakland Hills. Players must keep the ball in the fairway by avoiding water right and trees left. The second shot is one of the most intimidating shots at Oakland Hills. A short-iron approach will be one to a wide, shallow green that has a ridge running from front to back with water protecting the green along the front and right side. Some players may be tempted to use one extra club and take the water out of play. They run the risk of catching one of the three rear bunkers and leaving a difficult sand shot.

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Pat CroswellHole descriptions provided by PGA Professional Pat Croswell, the director of golf at Oakland Hills Country Club for the past 20 years.

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