Ethereal view of the par 4 4th hole of the Bandon Dunes Course of the Bandon Dunes Golf Resort, Bandon, Oregon. This is one of the first photos of this hole. This view includes a beach grass foreground and foggy Pacific surf background. This hole presents the golfer with the first spectacular closeup view of the ocean. It is the WOW moment for the first time player. The Bandon Dunes Course was the first course of the Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. The course opened in 1999. Course architect, David McLay Kidd, DMK Design. This photo was taken in April of 1998.