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4.5
72 Reviews (72)
5 Stars
31
4 Stars
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3 Stars
4
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
1
Conditions
4.5
Value
4.7
Layout
4.6
Friendliness
4.8
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.4
97.9%
Recommend this course
70 out of 72 reviews
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4.6
5 Reviews (5)
5 Stars
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Conditions
4.6
Value
4.4
Layout
4.6
Pace
4.4
Amenities
4.6
StaffFriendliness
4.6
100.0%
Recommend this course
5 out of 5 reviews
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4.5
10 Reviews (10)
5 Stars
5
4 Stars
5
3 Stars
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Conditions
4.6
Value
4.5
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.5
Amenities
4.3
StaffFriendliness
4.8
100.0%
Recommend this course
10 out of 10 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 6799 yards
Slope 115
Rating 71.8

Formerly known as Chanute Air Force Base Golf Course.

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Course Details

Year Built 1955
Golf Season Open: 3/01 Closed: 11/15
Architect Larry Packard (1963)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Bar, Snacks, Grill

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

4.5
72 Reviews (72)
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Reviews 1
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 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good Time!

Played course again and really enjoyed it! Did not play as well, but like the course and will definitely return when in the area!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Walked

Course was fine, service was awkward

I enjoyed playing this course, which I thought was in excellent shape. However, it took quite a long time to get us check in: first there was no one at the desk, then when someone arrived they were unable to charge me the correct price, then the person who arrived to fix the situation charged me for the wrong thing, and then was confused over the price I should have paid. Then, when I asked for a scorecard, the scorecard I was given was already used. I don't golf that much, but I've never had that happen before. It was all very strange. I still enjoyed my time and would play the course again, but it was a really rocky start.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great Golf Day!

Played by myself! As I approached for a tee time there was a foursome getting ready to go and they let me go ahead! I flew around the course and finally played the last three holes with another person! Course was well manicured and the greens were in very good shape. Some of the holes are confidence builders, but overall a really nice course! After play had a grilled tenderloin sandwich that was absolutely awesome!! Good golf day! Enjoyed course and the people there. Booked tee time the night before.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

course is very well maintained

The course was in great shape , as always. It is the best value around!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great pace of play

We played in 2 hours and 50 minutes. Had a girl walking 18 in front of us and didn’t slow us down. Fairways in great shape as well as greens.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
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 Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 8
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

Good to come back

This course has several holes that reward a well placed drive. You can still scramble to save par most times, but the first shot is really rewarded if placed well.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 8
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 Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 43
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

Dry course fairways and tee boxes hard

I have always liked this course. Right now the dry weather has made this course hard as a rock. Tee boxes are in poor shape and fairways are pretty dead but ball travels a long way. The good thing is green are in great shape. They are running fast ands true.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 43
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

Nice golf course

Tee boxes are in dire need for some attention. Thin grass and hard as a rock. It has been dry around here and the course is dry but holding up well. Greens are good and smooth. Fairways are hard and running out. Used a good deal from golf now and had a great time.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 43
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played

Greens smooth but slower than last year.

We had a good round of golf today.Above average course in good shape. Greens not running as fast as the past. Also no time has been spent raking bunkers. Sand is there but it needs some attention.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 18
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Golf at former airforce base

Got a Golfnow price that was great,the course was in good condition and the greens were excellent as good as a country club staff was friendly and the lunch was great. Would definitely recommend.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Every time I visit Paxton I’ll I try to play here

Was only able to play 9 (grandson was with me). Course was in great shape.....Looking forward to playing here again.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

The course is in the best shape that I’ve ever seen it. Every green was perfect. By far the best value in the area. Always a pleasure to see Tom in the clubhouse

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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