Hunter Hidalgo has worked as a pro at some of country’s finest golf clubs; He will manage golf operations, course maintenance, membership and fitness operations
(BEND, Ore.) — Tetherow has hired Hunter Hidalgo to serve as the Bend luxury resort’s director of golf. In his role at Tetherow, Hidalgo will oversee all golf operations, course maintenance, golf memberships, and fitness operations.
“We are ecstatic that Hunter will oversee what is already a world-class golf operation,” said Nick OrRico, general manager at Tetherow. “By working at some of the finest golf clubs and resorts in the U.S., Hunter has shown an appreciation for the level of service and quality that Tetherow members and guests expect. We are confident that he will make our golf product even better.”
Hidalgo has more than 13 years of golf and resort industry experience, including golf programming, coaching, instruction, and professional staff development. He most recently served as the head golf professional at Lakewood Country Club, a historic private club in Dallas. Before that, he served as a golf professional at Brook Hollow Golf Club in Dallas, Prairie Dunes Country Club in Hutchinson, Kansas, Pebble Beach Golf Links in Monterey, California, The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort on the Southern Oregon Coast.
A native of Crested Butte, Colorado, Hidalgo earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing and PGA golf management from the University of Colorado. As he grew up, he developed a passion for the outdoors, including, golfing, skiing, and fly fishing, and he is a former competitive ski racer.
“A chance to manage the golf operations of one of the most unique resort courses in the West was an opportunity I could not pass up,” Hidalgo said. “I am excited to get to know Tetherow’s membership and its guests and to become part of the Bend community.”
For more information about Tetherow, or to book a stay or golf, visit www.tetherow.com.
About Tetherow:
Tetherow encompasses 700 acres on Bend, Oregon’s west side. They boast an 18-hole golf course, 50-room boutique hotel, pool, three restaurants, vacation rental homes, event pavilion, golf academy, and various residential neighborhoods. They ensure environmentally-sound philosophies and practices are integrated into nearly every aspect of the resort’s development. Tetherow’s accolades include the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Award, the TripAdvisor Greenleader status and was named #1 Resort in the world by Booking.com’s “Booking’s Best” initiative.