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3.6
1103 Reviews (1103)
5 Stars
201
4 Stars
521
3 Stars
253
2 Stars
78
1 Stars
50
Conditions
3.4
Value
3.7
Layout
3.9
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.7
76.9%
Recommend this course
886 out of 1103 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
3.8
87 Reviews (87)
5 Stars
26
4 Stars
32
3 Stars
17
2 Stars
10
1 Stars
2
Conditions
3.4
Value
4.0
Layout
4.0
Pace
4.3
Amenities
4.0
StaffFriendliness
4.5
78.2%
Recommend this course
68 out of 87 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
3.5
228 Reviews (228)
5 Stars
44
4 Stars
81
3 Stars
66
2 Stars
27
1 Stars
10
Conditions
3.2
Value
3.6
Layout
3.9
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
4.4
71.5%
Recommend this course
163 out of 228 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Links
Par 71
Length 6825 yards
Slope 122
Rating 71.6

The Bear Course is one of two courses at the Bear Creek Golf Complex; it is a championship-length course while the other, the Cub Course, is an executive length course. The Bear Course is an inland, links-style course with rolling fairways and well-manicured greens. Strategically placed bunkers situated throughout the course add some challenge to the course. A round of golf on this course can be played in less than four hours. The Bear Creek Golf Complex, in addition to the two courses, also offers a full grass driving range, two putting greens, and a short game area with a bunker.

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Course Details

Year Built 2000
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round. High Season: January - April
Architect Bill O'Leary Nicklaus (2000)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS No
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Yes
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code No tank tops or cutoffs.

Food & Beverage

Bar, Grill

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

3.6
1103 Reviews (1103)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 62
Patio Dining 33
Brunch 22
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 79
Undulating Greens 49
Water Hazards 44
This course/club is great for:
Locals 82
Seniors 64
Advanced Golfers 48
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 58
Convenient to the City 52
In the 'Burbs 52

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Reviews 3
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

October Golf

Course was in transition. Fairways were brown and greens were in ok shape. Greens were hard. No drinking water on the course

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 26
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Bear Creek Championship course

The course was in excellent shape and the fairways were fantastic. Hopefully the overseed will be good because of the course conditions now.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 34
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Overcast and rain

Cool day, excellent course conditions. Even wet putting was good and true. A pleasure to play today

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 21
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Bear Creek Good Course

I enjoyed the round except for all the mud everywhere. The greens were good though.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 15
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Not too bad for the money

Nice fairways and greens. Fair setup except for a couple of blind tee shots. Excellent practice facility. Lots of work going on the course but should be completed soon.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

106 Degrees

Fairways and Tees in great shape, Greens rolled well and were firm. Staff was exceptionally friendly.
Played from the tips, challenging.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good course but can improve

Course was in good shape, however, whoever is mowing the greens needs some more training. There were multiple greens with spots cut down to the dirt and multiple gouges in the green. Green #14 had a 1/2 inch tall gouge right near the pin. Rangers were out early but nowhere to be seen on the back 9 and the group ahead of us had 2 holes open in front of them.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Decent course and shape

Fairly flat. No big elevation changes. Greens flat but many breaks that aren't seen. Rough thick and pretty plush. Greens medium speed.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 10
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Sunday round with the boys

The tees and fairways are in great shape. The greens need to be mowed (very bumpy) and the rough is fairly deep. My guess is they are letting the course grow out as they prepare for over seeding.

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

Good round

Pace of play was great. Hole signage needs to be better to get to holes 1 and 10. Nice course overall.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 96
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 Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 96
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 21
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

water water everywhere....

The course was in pretty good shape with the exception of the standing water in all of the low spots and plenty of mosquitoes to match. the fairways were in great shape and the greens were decent given the fact that they didn't get to mow them that morning due to he rain.
overall a good experience and pace of play was great.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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