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Conditions
1.5
Value
2.1
Layout
3.3
Friendliness
3.6
Pace
4.0
Amenities
1.9
29.2%
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 71
Length 6500 yards
Slope 125
Rating 71.2
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River Bend Country Club
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Course Details

Year Built 1977
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Gene Hamm

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts 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

Available Facilities

Banquet Facilities

Available Activities

Swimming

Available Sports

Tennis

Reviews

1.9
30 Reviews (30)
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Reviews 1
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

River Bend - Course appears to be closed permanently

Please remove this course from your listing—it has fallen into disrepair and appears to be permanently closed. We made payment and arrived at the course without this knowledge, only to find the doors locked and a message posted “closed.” We are now trying to get reimbursed the $52 charged to our credit card.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 18
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
First Time Playing

Loved the layout, but there's no grass on the greens. Terrible just sand & weeds.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course, Just needs a little love.

I have seen the comments about the greens and they are absolutely correct. The problem is that it takes a ton of money to replace greens and if the course doesn't have the customers to make the money it becomes a problem but let's get to the good.

Staff is incredible and super welcoming. Messed up a tee time on golf now and they let me come play regardless of what it said.

Carts are in great shape and was never worried about it dying.

Pace of play is great and it's not a course that will take you 5 hours to play. There are some challenging holes and a great opportunity to work on your drives and mid-short game.

The price cannot be beat and with a little help this would be a fantastic golf course.

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

Best value but horrible course condition even for the off season

The course was in horrible shape. Fairway was aerated, greens were half dirt, several holes had been moved onto the fairway, and none of the restrooms along the course were unlocked. Clubs and ball picked up so much dirt during each hole that my towel was trashed by the 5th hole. In my opinion this was horrible shape even for the off season.

Now for the good news. Absolutely unbeatable customer service!!! Extremely friendly staff, cart was in great condition, and best of all…the absolute best price you will find for 18 holes. This course won’t do much for your game improvement, but will be my go-to course all winter to swing a club just for the overall value. Hopefully the price stays reasonable in the summer because I would love to see what this course looks like during the summer!!!

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Worst course we ever played. Fairways were terrible and the greens were worse.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Greens are Unplayable

Nice layout and walkable course, but Greens ate the WORST Greens I have ever played .on in 40 years of Golf.
Fix Greens and Course would be playable.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
1.0
Previously Played

Sad

I don't like to bash a course, but this course keeps on coming up in my local searches. The amount they are charging to play this course is way overpriced. If someone told me I could go play it for free, I would pass. It used to be a fun course with good greens. Now it is a rough course with awful greens. They said it was the hurricane, but that was years ago. I hope they are able too, one day bring it back to playable.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Save your time and money

Grass was tall greens were terrible. Wasn’t even worth the discounted price.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Guys from md

1 star for course conditions is too many.greens more like cow pastures, fairways unmoved with growing poa Anna . Bunkers knee high weeds. Carts without brakes. At least they had a cup to hole out, if you chose, we used automatic 2 putts. Not worth the $49 membership fee. Otherwise we enjoyed our camaraderie for the round

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
First Time Playing

Pre Super Bowl Outing

Absolutely worst greens ever played.

Very inexpensive but spend another $15 and play a better course in the area.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
First Time Playing

Terrible conditions

Terrible greens, even for the off season. I would never come back. Should be a $5 course, not a $30 course. The holes weren’t even holes, but just flags off the green.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
1.0
Previously Played

Poor codition

Most of greens were almost bare little or no grass. You had to search for your balls in many of the fairways. I have played this course many times in the past, but this time it was very disappointing. Golf now should advise people of bad conditions before accepting our money with a no refund policy.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Fair
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
1.0
First Time Playing

Not worth the hot deal price

We got the hot deal price for this course, $25. That was way too much based on the conditions. All but 3 or so of the greens were dirt with patches of crab grass and ridges in the dirt; virtually impossible to put. There's is no clear fairway or rough and it's the first time I've ever hit the center of the fairway and lost the ball because the grass was so thick. Unless this course was in my backyard I wouldn't spend the time to play it again.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Fair
Friendliness Fair
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
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