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3.5
247 Reviews (247)
5 Stars
31
4 Stars
105
3 Stars
75
2 Stars
21
1 Stars
15
Conditions
3.4
Value
4.0
Layout
3.4
Friendliness
4.2
Pace
3.7
Amenities
2.8
79.3%
Recommend this course
199 out of 247 reviews
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Average Rating
Avg Rating
5.0
1 Reviews (1)
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
0
3 Stars
0
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
5.0
Value
5.0
Layout
5.0
Pace
5.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
4.0
100.0%
Recommend this course
1 out of 1 reviews
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3.8
16 Reviews (16)
5 Stars
3
4 Stars
7
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.6
Value
4.3
Layout
3.7
Pace
3.5
Amenities
3.1
StaffFriendliness
4.1
93.8%
Recommend this course
15 out of 16 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 70
Length 5133 yards
Slope N/A
Rating N/A
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Course Details

Year Built 1981
Golf Season Apr 1 to Nov 15
Architect Bruce Summers (1981)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS No
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Bunker No
Caddies No
Golf School Academy No
Golf Simulator No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area No
Indoor Practice No
Putting Green Yes
Practice Hole No

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Reviews

3.5
247 Reviews (247)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 10
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 21
Water Hazards 16
Narrow Fairways 13
This course/club is great for:
Locals 20
Seniors 9
Beginners 8
This Course's Location is:
In the 'Burbs 17
Convenient to the City 15
Worth the Drive 6

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Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 37
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 13
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Better than I Remember.

I used to play here over twenty years ago..I don't know why I waited so long to come back.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Very scenic

Short course but stunning views and wonderful experience

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

Nice staff,

A little bit regretful is that I am supposed to have power cart included, but no power cart is available due to large rain in the night before. I am just wondering whether Golfnow could give me a small credit for the missing power cart? Thank you anyway for your help! Perry

Conditions Good
Value Good
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
3.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Good Value Short Course

We got a good rate on Golfnow with a cart on Labour Day for $50.
Whoever laid out the course made maximum use of the available space. However, there are several places where holes cross or where the tee box is directly beside the green of the previous hole. There were no screens or the screens were in the wrong place. Extremely dangerous.
Looking at each hole in isolation there were some interesting challenges, the length of the holes and narrow fairways made for some interesting risk/reward choices. Despite what I said about the layout, I enjoyed most of the holes.
I'm not sure I would return but if the safety issues were addressed this is a good course for a novice golfer to work on their game.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played

Best value in Durham

25 bucks for 18 after 4pm is amazing value. Course layout is interesting with many unique holes. In 2021 a 25 dollar round is insane.

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

Nice little course

The course is quite short but it was in pretty good condition and the price was right.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 6
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 29
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
2.0

Pace of play + no course control

They send you out 5-10 mins after other groups.. ppl shooting while on the green, terrible experience

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Poor
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 19
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart

Fun for what it is

It's a bit run down, very dangerous layout ie: criss crossing everywhere, fun non-the-less.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course layout is very dangerous

First time playing this course on a Sunday morning. Unbelievably busy.

The course layout from a players perspective is ok, however, from the safety perspective, it’s ridiculously dangerous.

Almost every fairway (second shot) was in the tee off zone of another hole, me and my playing partner had at least 9-10 balls that landed near us from the other tee. No one really call fore neither, I don’t blame them because they probably can’t see us.

The course is relatively short, which leads to another problem, you are not ‘allowed’ to tee off until the group in front of you is off the green. Therefore the pace of play is guarantee to be slow.

The surprise to this course is, you actually get to see a lot of salmon swimming along the lake.

But for my personal safety, I probably would not come back to this course.

Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Course has been poorly maintained

Proshop staff was not friendly. Majority of cart path were not evenly surfaced, slippery and pretty unsafe in wet weather condition.

Conditions Poor
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
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