Golfing in Hechingen, south of Stuttgart, is a challenge for the ambitious player and a pure visual pleasure for nature lovers. The hilly but easily accessible course blends with the surrounding fields and forests at the foot of the historic Hohenzollern Castle. The 18-hole championship course is divided into the so-called "Old Course" (holes 1-6 and 16-18), which is a parkland-type, with old trees and typical juniper heathers. The holes are hilly and very difficult to play. Then there is the 9-hole "New Course" which has flatter and wider fairways, but be careful: a reckless player will be punished quickly...