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4.0
306 Reviews (306)
5 Stars
93
4 Stars
151
3 Stars
43
2 Stars
11
1 Stars
8
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.3
Layout
4.3
Friendliness
4.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.5
92.9%
Recommend this course
282 out of 306 reviews
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4.3
38 Reviews (38)
5 Stars
14
4 Stars
23
3 Stars
1
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.5
Layout
4.4
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.5
97.4%
Recommend this course
37 out of 38 reviews
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4.0
118 Reviews (118)
5 Stars
37
4 Stars
61
3 Stars
11
2 Stars
4
1 Stars
5
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.3
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.4
92.4%
Recommend this course
109 out of 118 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public/Municipal
Style Parkland
Par 72
Length 6649 yards
Slope 120
Rating 71.4
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Swenson Park Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1952
Golf Season Year round
Architect Jack Fleming (1952)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $15
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

4.0
306 Reviews (306)

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 6
This course/club is great for:
Locals 14
Walkers 13
Seniors 10
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 16

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Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 11/29/2021

Hello, u314162344786. We appreciate the review. You rated us 3-stars which means there is room to improve on your recent experience at Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course. Let us know, in the comments, how and where you would like to see changes from the course. Thanks for the feedback!

Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
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Commented on 11/15/2021

Hi, u2434597. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented on 11/22/2021

Hi, u000008204520. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 133
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 100 Contributor
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Conscientious management efforts for improvement of the conditions.

The management’s conscientious efforts to improve the course conditions are showing and accordingly, the course is getting better a lot. So far, they have the best bunkers with good enough sands and the greens, although they are still wet and slippery, very playable. The course looks far superb than pre-COVID-19. Pro shop staff are very friendly and courteous. Make us feel like returning to this municipal course, which we have played three times in 9 days. (Usually, we play at the same course only once a month.). The GolfNow arrangements with the course was one of the reasons for returning to the same courses too. Fairways are okay but they could use some maintenance. Pro shop has adequate merchandise to meet the players needs for the game. Carts are clean and appeared sanitized for pandemic. Thanks and please keep up your work.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/09/2021

Thank you for your review, DrDavid2. We will pass along your positive experience to our team at Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 11/09/2021

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, Housejack! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 133
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 100 Contributor
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Perfect day for golfing.

Weather in the mid70’s with clear sky and well maintained course conditions and good pace of the play. Even the bunkers were filled with dry sands. Not much to mention regarding the F&B since the COVID-19 and didn’t expect it anyway but it would be nice if the cafe and the bar will open sometime soon. Other than that everything was excellent.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/01/2021

Thank you for taking the time to review us, DrDavid2. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course thanks you!

Played On
Reviews 133
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 100 Contributor
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Perfect weather, best pace due to no-cart day.

Due to the record breaking down pouring of rain for 3 days, no cart was allowed on the field which reduced the players 75%. Just the perfect day to get the low score but couldn’t because of the wet greens. Surprisingly the bunkers were good enough to play. Totally enjoyable outing today. Have another day of golf day after tomorrow, walking again for the whole 18 holes. We finished the round in less than 3 hours and 35 minutes for threesome, walking. Had the greens not been wet and rolling/sliding, I could easily have 3-4 birdies. But that’s the game. The geese and ducks, even a little fox seemed to enjoy the sunshine after the record setting storms gone through.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 11/01/2021

Thank you for taking the time to review us, DrDavid2. Your feedback is valuable, and we look forward to delivering you excellent service again soon. Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course thanks you!

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented on 10/18/2021

Hi, u000001396150. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 133
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 100 Contributor
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Beautiful day with friendly players and the staff.

Perfect weather in the high 70’s and the course appears to have made some improvements. First time of walking all 18 holes in years. Thanks to the nice pace of the play and the good game atmosphere, we totally enjoyed the whole 18 holes walking. I have never thought in recent years that I could walk the distance because of my age and the health concerns but I did and it made me so happy although I couldn’t get any birdie. There were 2-3 chances but the greens were kind of tricky. . Fairways were flat and dry so my drive was a little longer with good rolling. Bunkers needed some more sand and ponds needed cleaning. It’s a lot better than any other municipal courses in the area and quite enjoyable. I am sure I will come back to play walking the whole 18 holes. Thanks to the staff for their good work and the professional work attitude. One of the new pleasant item is the single ride cart that I have not seen any other place. I think it’s very good idea especially during this terrible COVID-19 time.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 10/18/2021

Thank you for your review, DrDavid2. We will pass along your positive experience to our team at Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

Played On
Reviews 18
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 10/18/2021

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, u6149383! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Rates

Wish the lower rates were available at earlier hours so walking could finish 18 holes or nine holes especially in the fall

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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Commented on 10/18/2021

Hello, u000004098901. Thank you for visiting us at Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review. We hope you join us for another round soon.

Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 10/04/2021

We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome and appreciate feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course and we hope to see you back soon for your best round yet!

Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Squirrels

It would seem the presence of multiple foxes aren't enough to rid the course of extreme ground squirrels. That makes any excursion outside the center of the fairway a real bone-jarring adventure. Better/more foxes needed! Otherwise, enjoy the course very much and have fun playing it.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
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Commented on 09/20/2021

Hi, u314160029064. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
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Commented on 09/13/2021

Hi, schaffgolf. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 08/16/2021

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, lukehardy! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
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Commented on 08/09/2021

Hi, u314159855980. We appreciate you taking the time to review the course and rate us. Thank you for the 4 stars! We aim for a 5-star experience, so we always welcome feedback for improvement. Thank you for playing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Enjoyable

Can’t beat the price- it was a wonderful day.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
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Commented on 08/09/2021

Hi, u314161961702. Thank you so much for the great review. We are glad you had an incredible time, and we hope to see you again soon! Thanks for choosing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course.

Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
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Commented on 08/02/2021

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, u2434597! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course!

Played On
Reviews 18
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
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Commented on 08/02/2021

Hello and thank you for your 5-star rating, u6149383! We're delighted you enjoyed your round. Please book another round with us soon, and thanks for choosing Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course!

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

Nice golf course

Nice track in good condition. Greens were very nice . A bit slow but nice . Overall , if you like flat golf courses this place is it .

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Commented on 07/29/2021

Hello, u314161862648. Thank you for visiting us at Swenson Golf at Swenson Park Golf Course. We appreciate your 4-star rating and review! We hope you visit us for again soon!

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