Wildflower Golf Course Blog


The Annual Thanksgiving Newsletter

Check out the latest version of the Wildflower newsletter! Inside our special edition Thanksgiving newsletter, you’ll find great “Wonderful Wildflower” photos, stats on our 2018 season, and even a little update from Superintendent Tim! Enjoy!   Thanksgiving Newsletter 2018


Featured Employee – Tim Halvorson

Our last (but certainly not least) featured employee of the 2018 season is Superintendent, Timothy Halvorson. Tim began working at Wildflower in 2016 first as Assistant Superintendent before quickly being promoted to Superintendent. Although he was born in Texas, Tim was raised and has spent most of his life in the Brainerd, MN area. Tim…


Featured Employee – Reed Bohm

It’s time to meet Reed! Reed has been our Assistant Superintendent the past two seasons. He attended University of Minnesota Crookston and studied Turf Management. He loves that work keeps him outside and that he gets to work closely with Tim and Laura. When he isn’t working, you can find him at the CrossFit Detroit Lakes gym or spending…


Closed for the 2018 Season

            And just like that, 171 days of golf later, we are officially closed for the season. We would like to thank all who made our 25th year so wonderful–visitors from over 40 states and multiple countries, members, resort guests, first time customers, and amazing staff, THANK YOU! We look…


Featured Employee – Dave Weaklend

Meet Dave Weaklend! Dave has been mowing fairways at Wildflower and Fair Hills Resort for over a decade! He works in the rain, sun, wind and even SNOW (this picture was taken on Wednesday, October 10th,.. look at him all bundled up)! When he’s not at the course bright and early mowing those beautiful stripes on the…


Featured Employee – Ty Disse

Meet Ty Disse, our Detroit Lakes native! Ty has been the mechanic at Wildflower and Fair Hills the past 5 years. Ty’s favorite part of the job is that no two days are alike—there is something different to do every single day! When Ty isn’t wrenching on equipment or playing in Men’s League with Superintendent…


Featured Employee – Dave Conzemius

Meet our featured employee, Dave Conzemius! Although it is Dave’s first year working at Wildflower, he is certainly no stranger to the course as he has golfed here for many years. It’s no wonder Dave enjoys spending time at the course; he is a sports enthusiast and has coached basketball for 15+ years! Dave’s favorite…


Featured Employee – Neil Gryte

Let’s meet Neil! Neil is a familiar face to most who visit Wildflower, as he has been with us for 24 years! Neil and his wife Jean spend their summers on Long Lake and their winters in Yuma, AZ. When he isn’t working, he enjoys projects around the house/yard, scouring the Menards circular, woodworking and…


Featured Employee – Hunter Jarolimek

It’s time to meet Hunter J. This is Hunter’s 2nd year working at Wildflower. During the school year, Hunter studies finance at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. Hunter is an outdoorsman and that’s one of the reasons he enjoys working at Wildflower. When he’s not at work, you can find him fishing, golfing, or jetskiing. A fun…


Featured Employee – Hayden Mastrud

Let’s meet Hayden! Hayden works early mornings with the rest of the maintenance crew and loves the people he gets to work with! He also likes snowboarding, skiing, and hockey! Thanks for all you do, Hayden! #FeatureFriday