Hitting in the foothills of Haleakala, just high enough to afford spectacular ocean vistas from every hole, Elleair (formerly Silversword Golf Club) is a course for golfers who love the views as much as the fairways and greens. It’s very forgiving. One caveat: Go in the morning. Not only is it cooler, but (more important) it’s also less windy. In the afternoon, the winds bluster down Haleakala with gusto. It’s a fun course to play, with some challenging holes; the par-5 2nd hole is a virtual minefield of bunkers, and the par-5 8th hole shoots over a swale and then uphill. Premium clubs rent for $50, and slightly older irons for just $25.