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Outside Lands Podcast Episode 435: The Olympic Club
Today, we know the Olympic Club as an exclusive, members-only golf course and host to major tournaments. Like many things in San Francisco with 100+ year history, there are stories of financial gymnastics, crimes, and inspiration. Plus listener mail and upcoming virtual and in-person events.
- Jul 31, 2021
(above) Olympic Club,
[18th Green Ocean Course, the Olympic Club at Lakeside] View SW towards San Bruno Mountain]
The night in 1852 when an alleged earthquake caused Lake Merced to break its way into the Pacific Ocean and drop thirty feet overnight. Plus, the 1878 gold rush at the lake. (Outside Lands San Francisco Podcast Jun 5, 2014)