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4.0
186 Reviews (186)
5 Stars
38
4 Stars
105
3 Stars
32
2 Stars
8
1 Stars
3
Conditions
3.5
Value
4.2
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.8
95.2%
Recommend this course
177 out of 186 reviews
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4.2
16 Reviews (16)
5 Stars
6
4 Stars
7
3 Stars
3
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.4
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.6
100.0%
Recommend this course
16 out of 16 reviews
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4.0
42 Reviews (42)
5 Stars
12
4 Stars
21
3 Stars
6
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.5
Value
4.2
Layout
4.4
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.6
95.2%
Recommend this course
40 out of 42 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Parkland
Par 72
Length 6366 yards
Slope 127
Rating 70.4
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Bidwell Park Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1922
Fairways Bermuda/Rye
Greens Bent/Poa
Golf Season Year round
Architect Jim Summers

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted None
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Food & Beverage

Reviews

4.0
186 Reviews (186)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 9
Patio Dining 8
Brunch 7
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 8
Thick Rough 8
Undulating Greens 8
This course/club is great for:
Locals 21
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 21
Walkers 18
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 18
Worth the Drive 12
Near Local Attractions 6

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5.0
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Previously Played

Great course

Great course my only complaint was other golfers that took forever to play and would not let me play through as a single.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 13
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
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I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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Reviews 13
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
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Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
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Reviews 7
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Comfortable and friendly.

Play here a couple of times a month. It's an old course but they're keeping it in great shape. Your greens are super right now. Fairways are looking good. The toughest part about this course is avoiding the trees, most Fairways have them.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

N. Wind Wails

Gusty winds kept the turn out lower so speed of play was good.
Drought keeps overall drier but greens are always great.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Best shape ever

Bidwell is in the best shape ever right now. They have fixed the greens and around the greens. It looks like a PGA course. Awesome job!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great day for golf!

This day was almost the perfect day for golf. The weather was gorgeous, the pace of play couldn't be better, and the price was a steal! The only thing that needs improvement are a couple of the the greens that were in very poor shape (12 & 18). Those two greens have always had some issues, but other than that, this is one of the best courses to play in NorCal.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Friedly staff

Love this course. Friedly staff, good pace.
Great green condition.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Good

Good course and food my girl and I agreed this place slaps

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Excellent
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