DINKYLINKS is a game of golf played in the desert and the gardens around Arcosanti. Michael Bittman aka Dr. Sparks, Arcosanti site electrician, is the originator and conductor or the game.

The group is getting ready for the first hole of dinky links. Participants [from left] are Brendan Seigl, Dr. Sparks, Conrad Strano-Mcanany, Steven Bochinski and Jeff Stein.

[photos by Colleen Connery, text by Dr. Sparks]

Everyone tee’s off at the same time for the second hole.

[photos by Colleen Connery, text by Dr. Sparks]

Here the group is contemplating how to get the ball out of the water hazard.

[photos by Colleen Connery, text by Dr. Sparks]

There are many objects on the course to bounce off of.

[photos by Colleen Connery, text by Dr. Sparks]

Conrad is trying to hit the ball through the hole in the rock for two points off his score.

Traditionally the game is played every year on the day after Thanksgiving.

[photos by Colleen Connery, text by Dr. Sparks]

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