|1909||Wisconsin paid $100,000 for land for Peninsula State Park.|
|1914||1st Park Supt authorized to build two 9-hole courses in Park. Ephraim course started. Fish Creek started, plans abandoned.|
|1917||Ephraim Men's Club manages new 6-hole golf course; called it "Door County Country Club".|
|1923||9-hole course opened; "sand and oil greens".|
|1925||First Resorters' Tournament held.|
|1927||Memorial Pole (between 1st and 9th fairways) erected; many Potowatomi Indians attend dedication.|
|1929-30||Second 9 holes designed and built.|
|1931||Chief Onanguisse Kahquados buried on course just north of Memorial Pole - stone marker nearby.|
|1931||18-hole course (5000 yards) opened.|
|1941||Green fees $1 for 18 holes - no carts available.|
|1948||Pull carts introduced to course players.|
|1949||Beer sales end at clubhouse.|
|1954||New clubhouse built - first one was a granary!|
|1960s||Course redesigned; Hole #5 across Hwy. 42 eliminated.|
|1960s-70s||Course operational but conditions poor.|
|1970||Memorial Pole replaced - pine laminate replica.|
|1981||Ad Hoc Committee formed to save golf course convinces Wisconsin Gov. Lee Dreyfus and Department of Natural Resources (DNR) to allow them to run golf course.|
|1982||Peninsula Golf Associates, Inc (PGA, Inc) formed to manage golf course.
First lease for operations signed with DNR.
|1983||PGA, Inc Board members each gave personal guarantees of $5000 to finance course - wives called them crazy! PGA, Inc hires first manager.|
|1989||Clubhouse expanded and improved.|
|1997||PGA, Inc goes into debt for irrigation system; DNR paid half.|
|1998||Lease agreement with DNR extended to 2009.|
|2002||Debt for irrigation system paid in full!|
|2004||PGA, Inc. becomes a 501c-3 organization. Tax exempt donations sought for improvements.|
|2006||PGA, Inc starts fiscal year without a loan!|
|2007||PGA, Inc Celebrates its 25th Anniversary!|
|2008||Building improvements project begun with phased upgrades.|
|2009||Agreement with DNR extended to 2019 for PGA, Inc. to manage and operate golf course.
Season opens with improved clubhouse facilities.
|2010||Continued upgrades of clubhouse maintenance and 10th tee facilities.|