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3.9
743 Reviews (743)
5 Stars
196
4 Stars
294
3 Stars
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2 Stars
59
1 Stars
54
Conditions
3.9
Value
3.8
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.4
Amenities
3.7
80.6%
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582 out of 743 reviews
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3.9
58 Reviews (58)
5 Stars
21
4 Stars
22
3 Stars
10
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
4
Conditions
3.8
Value
3.9
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.9
StaffFriendliness
4.4
79.3%
Recommend this course
46 out of 58 reviews
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3.8
159 Reviews (159)
5 Stars
55
4 Stars
54
3 Stars
30
2 Stars
8
1 Stars
12
Conditions
3.9
Value
3.8
Layout
4.2
Pace
3.3
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.3
78.0%
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124 out of 159 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public/Resort
Par 72
Length 6690 yards
Slope 137
Rating 73.3
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Bear Creek Golf Club - West Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1980
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Ted Robinson, Sr. (1980)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Single Allowed No

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Banquet Facilities

Reviews

3.9
743 Reviews (743)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 22
Watching the Game 14
Brunch 6
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 46
Narrow Fairways 45
Elevation Changes 43
This course/club is great for:
Locals 51
Playing Multiple Courses 38
Advanced Golfers 32
This Course's Location is:
Near the Airport 82
Convenient to the City 42
Worth the Drive 14

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Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great Overall Course & Experience - West Course

This is my first time playing Bear Creek and it was great! We played on the West course and there was only one green that had patch repairs. The fairways were great and the course layout made for a very fun and challenging round. We had an 8:30 am tee time on Friday, so the course wasn't overly crowded but certainly picked up as the morning progressed. I will absolutely play Bear Creek again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 10
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Hot weather
Used cart

Course was great to play overall. Staffs are friendly and professional. Pace was fairly slow on the West course. It took 3 hrs. just to get to hole 12. We (4) had to leave early. This is my 2nd time leaving early on the West course. It seems overbooked compared to East course.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Greens rolled well, pace of play was the worst I have ever seen.

Challenging layout. Decided to cut my round short after 13 holes and 3 and a half hours.

Golfs not fun when you have to wait at every tee box

Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
First Time Playing

Too tricked up

Played the West course for the first time today. 95 degrees but enough shade to be tolerable . This course has significant elevation changes on almost every hole. Several blind shots only one with a flag at the bottom of the hill. Very poorly marked. They could benefit from fairway 150/200 sticks. Unless you have played the course before you are just guessing! New sod going down on several holes an can’t complain about conditions given recent weather. Still a little pricey for Avis prime given the layout. May come back and try the East course but never again on the West.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great fairways and greens!

Nice layout, lots of clean up the last few years to make the course more eye pleasing and playable. Fairways and greens were excellent but bunkers lacked consistency, some hard pan and some too fluffy. Overall a nice experience.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Bear Creek West

This side of Bear Creek has always been the best....and you pay for it. However today the course was in rough shape and not worth 60 bucks for sure. You could lose a kidney on some cart paths and it appears they are trying to get it back onto shape, but for now a pass for 60 bucks

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

This is a very nice course.

The course was in good shape aside from the sand traps. The traps need some fresh sand.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 6
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Easier then east!!

West course is easier than east and green/fair way/tee box are better. I think you can save at least 4 compare with east..

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
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
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
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
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Crowded holiday weekend. Moved along. Course in very shape. Found a few bunkers but the sand was not bad to work with. Overall pretty good day.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Not worth it, as usual

Took a year off from playing this course and not much has changed - top dollar cost for a bottom barrel experience. Course was in terrible shape, with grass patches everywhere. Round took close to 5 hours as is apparently typical of this course. Getting food and a drink at the turn took almost 20 minutes which didn’t help. Pro shop also tried to charge one member of our group even though the round had been prepaid, and gave us a hard time about getting that charge fixed.

Pass!

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
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
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