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4.2
53 Reviews (53)
5 Stars
16
4 Stars
32
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.6
Layout
4.4
Friendliness
4.4
Pace
4.1
Amenities
4.0
99.7%
Recommend this course
52 out of 53 reviews
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4.2
11 Reviews (11)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
7
3 Stars
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Conditions
3.6
Value
4.5
Layout
4.2
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.9
StaffFriendliness
4.5
100.0%
Recommend this course
11 out of 11 reviews
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4.2
11 Reviews (11)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
7
3 Stars
1
2 Stars
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1 Stars
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Conditions
3.6
Value
4.5
Layout
4.2
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.9
StaffFriendliness
4.5
100.0%
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11 out of 11 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public/Municipal
Par 72
Length 6622 yards
Slope 127
Rating 70.8
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River Run Golf Course (Sparta)
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Course Details

Year Built 1912
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Open: 4/01 Closed: 11/01
Architect Art Johnson (1912)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Lockers

Reviews

4.2
53 Reviews (53)

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 6
This course/club is great for:
Locals 6

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Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Decent course

Was a decent course, had to wait a bit due to a delayed start for dew on the grass. The gentleman working at the desk was very rude when we checked in. Other than that, the course was in pretty good shape.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Fair
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
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Walked

wet

Great price, we had bad weather not the course's fault. I would appreciate it if courses state if the greens are punched. This was done recently and not fully recovered.
Other than that I like the course and would recommend it to others.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 11
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

Great Course, but...

Paid for 18 but could only play 9 since they were aerating the back nine. Not sure why GolfNow allowed me to book 18 but I will be speaking to them about it.

Conditions Good
Value Poor
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great value!n

Nice course, in good condition. Fast pace, great value.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Back Nine

Need to mark distances to holes. Had a hard time finding a marker to line up shots.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Cold weather
Used cart

Fun Course

I have played this course numerous times and I love it! It's an easy course, but offers enough challenges to keep it interesting. The staff are extremely polite and wonderful. Would highly recommend!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Twice a year
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Felt wonderful to get out and play a round

I burned almost 1900 calories, so my watch said. Did I miss the cart? Heck, yeah, I did. But it was a great workout. I actually liked the pool noodle holes - maybe they should stay that way:) This is a fun course to play, would definitely walk the 18 again. Thank you for opening.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Love this course

This course is phenomenal. It is not the most challenging course, but it is very good and the back nine is beautiful. My favorite 2 holes are hole 11 and 12. They are tucked away from all the other holes and are amazing.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 11
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

?

Course is nice pace of playing extremely slow they need a marshall on the course to keep slower players moving

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Pleasant

It was a pleasant day golfing. Fairways and greens are all neatly kept. Pleasant challenges, but not overwhelming.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

1st time playing

Employees friendly. Course is good condition. Layout kinda boring but worth playing

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Hot slow day

8 holes in 2 hours, and expected 10 minute wait for hole 9. Decided to get a rain check to play the other 9 on another day.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
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