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Top 5 Savannah Restaurants To Visit For A Night Out This Fall

Photo Courtesy of The New York Times It’s no secret that Savannah is consistently rated one of the top cities in America for its vibrant culinary landscape, serving up everything from classic Southern comfort food to gourmet farm-to-table eats. And while our residents are known to frequent the city’s authentic staples, like Mrs. Wilkes Dining

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Top Fall Events Near The Ford

Temperatures are starting to cool down, leaves are changing colors, savory and spicy scents are filling the air—fall is finally here. While it may not be time to bust out your sweaters, boots and scarves just yet, it’s definitely time to embrace the spirit of the season. See what’s happening near The Ford this autumn

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Our 4 Favorite Fall Activities in Savannah

Out with the summer crowds, in with clear skies, warm sunshine and a palpable sense of calm. Simply ask any of our residents at The Ford and you’ll quickly realize there’s no better time of year to explore Savannah than the fall. As the heat and humidity of summer days fade, the city begins gearing

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Watch Bonneau Ansley Share an Up-Close Look at The Ford

   Here at The Ford Field & River Club, team members often forge a lasting connection to our distinctly beautiful, 1,800-acre property on the Ogeechee River and its unique combination of outdoor adventures and relaxed lowcountry living. Among The Ford’s most cherished relationships is with Bonneau Ansley, who began his real estate career representing

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The Ford Hosts Georgia Open on Our Pete Dye Championship Golf Course

For the fifth time in six years, The Ford Field & River Club was honored to host the Georgia Open golf tournament on its 250-acre Pete Dye Championship Golf Course. Featuring a parkland-style front nine and a links-style back nine, The Ford’s award-winning course was described by the late Pete Dye himself as one of

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The Ford Debuts All-New Equestrian Video

   Experiencing The Ford on horseback is one of the most rewarding ways to explore our lowcountry oasis—the romantic setting is truly like riding through a movie set. We are excited to unveil an all-new video that captures the essence of our equestrian offerings—from trail rides to dressage, beginner’s lessons and more. In this

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Top 5 Summer Activities at The Ford

With summer officially here, activities are heating up at The Ford Field & River Club. Whether you’re looking forward to venturing out each day to embrace the warm weather or you’re more inclined to spend the sunny quiet afternoons strolling under the shady oaks or kicking back on the porch while the kids run free—The

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4 Fish to Angle for this Summer

“Summer is a great time to be a fisherman here at The Ford Field & River Club,” says Mike Womble, Director of Outdoor Pursuits at The Ford and a trusted resource on all things angling. “Some of the most sought-after game fish show up in large numbers when the water gets warm around here. Whether

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VIDEO: Explore The Ford’s World-Class Golf Course

Golf at The Ford Field & River Club is more than just playing a game—it provides players a one-of-a-kind connection with the unique riverfront setting, one another and the native wildlife. This is no accident, of course. Designed by World Golf Hall of Fame legend Pete Dye in 1987 and redesigned by Dye again in

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Why Horseback Riding is the Best Way to See The Ford

Choosing how to explore The Ford Field & River Club’s picturesque expanse of riverfront and lush marshland is like navigating an entrancing fairy tale. With acres of carefully preserved waterfront, tree-shaded fields and well-kept trails, there’s certainly no wrong way to see the property. Yet, there’s one method of motion we can’t recommend highly enough—horseback

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Savannah

A quick 20 miles from The Ford Field & River Club, you’ll find quintessential Southern charm in the form of Georgia’s oldest city, Savannah. Rich history, intricate architecture, decadent food, friendly people, picturesque scenery—it’s no wonder Savannah has been ranked among Travel + Leisure’s “11 Perfect Weekend Getaways in the U.S. and Around the World.”

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4 Refreshing Springtime Cocktails

Springtime is a delight here at The Ford Field & River Club. The weather is perfectly balanced: not too hot, nor too cool; not too humid, nor too dry. From the blooming magnolias to the symphony of birdsong that resounds throughout the grounds—every corner of our riverfront community is teeming with vibrant energy. What better

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Top 5 Springtime Activities at The Ford

After a cool winter, we are all ready to take full advantage of the sunshine and warmer weather. As we usher in this season—representative of new life, energy and happiness—we’re turning to nature for all kinds of adventures. And nature sure is ready for us. It beckons us from all corners of The Ford Field

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A Look Inside (and Out): 120 Riceland Way in
Silk Hope

Overlooking the lush neighboring wildlife preserve with scenic marsh and meadow views, 120 Riceland Way is one of two built homes in the newly evolved and expanded Silk Hope enclave at The Ford Field & River Club. 120 Riceland Way is a short golf cart ride from The Ford’s extensive amenities and within walking distance

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A Day in the Life of a Kid at The Ford

Families have been vacationing or living full-time at The Ford Field & River Club for decades. With 1,800 acres of natural splendor filled with endless opportunities for fun and adventure, it’s the kind of place where new traditions come easily.  The Ford’s magical setting delights adults and kids alike—young ones will love making friendships that

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Nearby Attractions: Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge

There’s nothing quite like springtime in the South. Birdwatchers, wildlife enthusiasts, photographers—you all know how special the country is when the days get a little brighter and the weather a little warmer. With its 1,800 acres to explore, The Ford Field & River Club is a springtime paradise, and is the perfect starting point for

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5 Birds to Watch for at The Ford this Spring

Spring has arrived in the lowcountry, and The Ford’s 1,800 acres of oak groves, meadows and riverfront are buzzing with an array of winged friends—making now the perfect time to take up birding. Accessible to all ages, birding can be done in any part of the world, and it’s now the fastest-growing outdoor activity in

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Savannah Ranked No. 1 in the Nation for New Industry and Development

Living tucked away in The Ford’s magical riverfront setting can make it easy to forget that just 20 miles away is Savannah, our region’s beloved “Hostess City of the South.” Now, this vibrant historic city has a fresh new accolade—the publication Site Selection recently ranked Savannah as the nation’s number one city for new industry

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Ladies Hit the Links at The Ford

Ladies hit the links at The Ford Whether you’re a novice golfer or a putting and pitching pro, there are plenty of opportunities for the ladies of The Ford to tee off together. With weekly clinics and special events throughout the year, our members love spending time on the beautiful grounds of our Audubon Certified

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The Ford’s Annual Hook & Slice Tournament

Golfers and anglers enjoy the best of both worlds at The Ford’s annual Hook & Slice Tournament. Join us on Friday, April 23, 2021 Just in time for spring, The Ford is proud to present its annual Hook & Slice® Tournament, a popular team event that combines fishing and golfing skills into one heated competition

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Uncommon Living Redefined

What is Uncommon Living? Life at The Ford Field & River Club is far from ordinary. It is not only the world-class staff, exceptional beauty of the Georgia Lowcountry, top-rated golf course, immaculate real estate, and unrivaled quality of amenities that make our community so special – but the familiar faces and places of The

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Make 2021 healthy and happy with The Ford 100 

Make 2021 healthy and happy with The Ford 100  Each New Year at The Ford Field & River Club, we have a tradition to motivate and inspire our members to stay healthy – and this year, it is more important than ever. Spending time outdoors, enjoying nature, and doing something active are all proven methods

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Plant Riverside District

Nestled on the waterfront of Savannah’s historic River Street, Plant Riverside District is a sprawling fusion of luxury and lights. From walls composed of sparkling geodes to hotel rooms laced in European elegance, it is safe to say there is something for everyone here—almost too much for a single day trip. The music strumming from

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Annie, Get Your Gun

Most people know the story of Annie Oakley, the famous sharpshooter who traveled across the country with her husband and her rifle, showing how she could not only compete with but also outshoot most of the marksmen who dared to challenge her. Oakley was ahead of her time in the early 1900s, breaking into a

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Tale of Two Spaces

Savannah is known for seamlessly honoring the past while updating for the future, making it the most well-preserved city in America. Every building has a story to tell. Some of these stories are told by the people who remember, and some are told by the buildings themselves. The Vault Kitchen + Market opened in 2017

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Good Bones

Often referred to as “the boneyard,” Driftwood Beach is a relatively small stretch of Jekyll Island’s 10 miles of unspoiled shoreline, but it’s easily the most picturesque. Located on the island’s north end, it’s so protected by trees that it’s not visible from the roadway. But park and venture down winding trails and in just

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Meet Executive Chef Frank Chiasera

The Southeast has a magical way of pulling you back if you stray too far for too long. Maybe it’s the languishing live oaks, the winding waterways, or the way the sun’s rays dance off the swaying marsh grasses, giving them a golden hue. Or maybe it’s all of this plus more, nestled in a

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