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3.9
1575 Reviews (1575)
5 Stars
400
4 Stars
810
3 Stars
245
2 Stars
66
1 Stars
54
Conditions
3.8
Value
4.1
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.5
85.9%
Recommend this course
1371 out of 1575 reviews
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Average Rating
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4.2
275 Reviews (275)
5 Stars
121
4 Stars
110
3 Stars
34
2 Stars
6
1 Stars
4
Conditions
4.0
Value
4.3
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
4.4
90.9%
Recommend this course
250 out of 275 reviews
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4.0
382 Reviews (382)
5 Stars
138
4 Stars
159
3 Stars
55
2 Stars
15
1 Stars
15
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.0
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.3
86.1%
Recommend this course
329 out of 382 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Style Traditional
Par 72
Length 7001 yards
Slope 130
Rating 73.7
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Course Details

Year Built 1957
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Champion Ultra Dwarf Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Mark Mahannah (1957) Lloyd Clifton (1995)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required

Food & Beverage

Restaurant, Beverage Carts

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Lounge, Meeting Facilities, Banquet Facilities, Showers, Lockers

Available Sports

Tennis

Reviews

3.9
1575 Reviews (1575)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 50
Dinner 19
Brunch 17
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 79
Narrow Fairways 66
Water Hazards 65
This course/club is great for:
Locals 104
Seniors 68
Advanced Golfers 64
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 109
Near the Airport 78
Worth the Drive 43

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Reviews 8
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I Recommend This Course
5.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played

Gods round

The course was in average shape. They were aerating the greens so the greens were not the best. The weather was nice except for the fact it was pretty hot today.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played

Good time!

We played as a twosome behind a VERY slow foursome, but thankfully two of the four dropped off after the front nine. Still awfully slow, and on a blistering hot day, that was hard to deal with. We still managed to enjoy the course, one of our favorites, and especially appreciated the upgrades to the on course restrooms and the pro shop.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Water needed

Play the course almost weekly. A favorite. Unfortunately with the greens recently aerated and no rain the greens were in rough shape. I will continue to play here but it was a rough go. Hope it rains soon. Good news is that fox squirrels are eating well

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Pace of play, yet again…

I’ve played this course probably 50 times and it seems to have the same few problems each time. Course was dry (like everywhere right now) and recently punched with a few greens containing a decent amount of weeds. Other than that all tee boxes and fairways were in solid condition. But the pace of play is always awful here. Was in a twosome later in the day with only three other groups on the front but each one took 20 minutes a hole and didn’t once offer to let us pass. Had to skip a couple and then didn’t have time to finish them after the back. Just having a single ranger or employee out there every now and again checking on the pace and to inform groups to speed up would be super helpful. Staff was very friendly like always. A nice track for the money.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Very nice and staff was also very helpful. Enjoyed myself and the person I played with

First time playing there and was nicely surprised by the layout, my only complaint is that there was no warning about the water hazards on the T-boxes or on the card...

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 368
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 25 Contributor
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 85
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 21
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 15
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

In good shape

Course is in good shape some dry areas on the fairways but enjoyed the round. Bring your own water
Greens in good shape

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Rip a great value

I always enjoy this course. It’s challenging and kept in great shape .. a terrific value.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0

Excellent

Played on 5/19/21. Course was excellent. Great staff and pace of play was perfect. They have done a great job restoring this course to its former glory. I so much appreciate all the effort to bring back this classic layout. Thank you!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 8
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Disappointing

We saw all the positive reviews but was very disappointed once we got to the course. No one to load your bags on the carts, only saw one person working and he was inside the pro shop. No one to to ask questions about where the range is or the first tee. No starter or marshals on the course. Fairways in decent shape, some greens had spots, some were cut and rolled, some were soft. The tee boxes were in terrible shape, uneven, long grass, short grass and not level. It was barely worth the $39 we paid to play. Do not recommend.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 104
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 100 Contributor
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Old school

This course has been around since 1957 and it’s almost always a pleasure to play…. it was a little crowded today but the greens were good the fairways were good…..it’s a little tighter than some more modern courses so your drives have to be a little bit more accurate which I actually enjoy ….there’s lots of woods that’s open and it’s very easy to hit into but hard to hit out of but it’s a it’s an interesting course if you never played it I would certainly recommend it ……I play it several times a year

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
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