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4.1
162 Reviews (162)
5 Stars
41
4 Stars
72
3 Stars
34
2 Stars
10
1 Stars
5
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.7
Layout
4.3
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.5
Amenities
3.6
98.3%
Recommend this course
143 out of 162 reviews
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4.3
9 Reviews (9)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
6
3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Stars
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Conditions
4.2
Value
4.8
Layout
4.3
Pace
4.8
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.9
100.0%
Recommend this course
9 out of 9 reviews
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4.3
16 Reviews (16)
5 Stars
6
4 Stars
9
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0
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Conditions
4.0
Value
4.8
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.6
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.6
100.0%
Recommend this course
16 out of 16 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 72
Length 6391 yards
Slope 131
Rating 71.1
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River Golf & Country Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1986
Greens Champion Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Food & Beverage

Snacks

Reviews

4.1
162 Reviews (162)

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 14
Elevation Changes 13
Forced Carries 13
This course/club is great for:
Locals 16
Seniors 9
Beginners 8
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 14
In the 'Burbs 7

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Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Tight fairways and tricky greens

Short course so they had to protect it with tricky greens and tight fairways. There are not allot of holes you can hit driver, most tees you need to hit fairway wood or iron. Couple tees and areas needed some work but overall fairly nice. Pace of play was good.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 20-24
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Nice Course at a Fair Price

This course has come a long way since having the ownership change hands. It was in the best shape I have ever seen it in. The fairways were nice as well as the greens. There still needs to be some work done on a few of the bunkers and tee boxes but I was very impressed with it overall. The pro-shop attendant was extremely friendly and helpful. Nice job!!!!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 202
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 50 Contributor
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 11
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 11
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 202
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 50 Contributor

Very Good Course Conditions

Best condition I've seen River in over 3 years.
Other than the green at #14 (which always seems to be an issue), the greens are very good and you better know how to read the grain!
Fairways are in great condition. Sand traps are good but they have too many small stones in them.
Great place to play....usually in under 4 hrs.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 15-19
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great Place to Relax and play a good round.

After several challenging pars and a few boggies I finally got the all elusive birdie on the 18th. hole and everyone was watching. If there was a hole to get the birdie on that was it. Great day and great place.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Best Shape in 10+ years

Best Shape the course has been in 10+ years! Glad to see the news owners investing in the course, will definitely be back to play soon! Keep up the great work!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 202
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 50 Contributor
Previously Played

Much Improved Conditions

First time to The River in 18 months. Overall, the mgmt is doing a great job of bringing the course back to life!
All the greens were very good, other than hole #16 the tee boxes were very good. .....there was real sand in all the bunkers (just pulverized red clay for the last 10 years). The fairways are still semi-dormant but should be improving with more heat.
Overall, this is a huge improvement to the course....I'll be back in July/Aug.
Nice job to the new owners!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

fun day

Course is interesting, greens are smooth but very hilly with many of them being tricky and steep back to front.
Good hills, lots of interesting holes with different challenges,

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 33
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Good Ole Boy Type of Course

If you’re in with the groupies or should I say good ole boy network this place is fantastic. Course management doesn’t respond to several emails I’ve sent on why they only book for 3-4 people. Getting on this course as a single is impossible!!! 3-4 in a group pay 14 bucks each on Golfnow. Can’t make a tee time if you’re a single player unless you show up at course and then you’ll probably pay 22-26 for your tee time. So if they only got tee times for 3-4 people mid week that tells these groupings really don’t have a job or are working. So if your an older person who hangs out at the course with your buddies who live in the area then you’re a good ole boy correct? No reason why I can’t make a tee time as a single player mid week. Weekends I can understand 3-4 can reserve tee time. But mid week? Place is dead! But that’s the way good ole boys operate. And the management on course doesn’t respond to e-mails I’ve sent regarding there Golfnow arrangements. Unsat. Nice course. Played there before as a single. But not anymore....

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Excellent course for the price

I have golfed at The River numerous times. There have been major improvements to the bunkers and was extremely pleased with enhancements to the course. Its a challenging course and you cannot beat the price. Staff is friendly and there has never been a delay in tee-time. The pace of play was excellent and I cannot say enough good things about this course.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Lenny

Two years ago this course was going down hill..New owners are doing a great job of brel
ing it back. Gets better every time I play there!!!

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great Course

Fun course with nice greens. Will be back to play again. Not at the fault of the course, but the river had flooded a few of holes on one side of the rough. If you hit them straight, it won’t be an issue.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course staff are very helpful

would definitely contact the course if you have an issues with Golfnow, amazing staff!!!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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