Jun 25, Trees were added in the mid s and s to try to make the course look like Augusta National Golf Club on orders of the club president at the time.
By the mid '90s the trees has grown so large that they were hurting the grass on the course from growing. Tree roots were also damaging parts of the course. Early s: The tree-planting beautification program began.
U.S. Open: History was made again at Oakmont.
Johnny Miller won by shooting an 8-under-par 63 in the final round, a record not only for a U.S. Open but for all four majors. Early s: The tree-cutting restoration program began. When it was completed, some 5, trees had been. Jun 16, About half of the trees were removed prior to the U.S. Open at Oakmont and the other half have been removed since, according to John Zimmers, Oakmont's course superintendent, during a recent interview with Golf Course Management magazine. Headlined by a decade long tree removal program that saw over five thousand trees removed, Oakmont has been restored as one of the world golf’s most individualistic courses.
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