National Geographic : 2009 Jan
THE COMMANDER IN CHIEF S GOLF BAG stands at Camp David's lone practice hole just in case the President wants to hit a few balls. Dwight Eisenhower named the rustic retreat in Maryland's Catoctin Mountains after his grandson. The Defense Department calls it Naval Support Facility Thurmont: Groundskeepers, carpenters, electricians, even the President's Camp David cooks are all sailors. A handpicked unit of Marines secures the 130-acre compound.