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3.8
105 Reviews (105)
5 Stars
33
4 Stars
48
3 Stars
13
2 Stars
7
1 Stars
4
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.6
Layout
3.5
Friendliness
4.6
Pace
4.7
Amenities
3.2
90.9%
Recommend this course
94 out of 105 reviews
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3.5
2 Reviews (2)
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0
4 Stars
1
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Conditions
3.5
Value
5.0
Layout
2.5
Pace
5.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
4.5
100.0%
Recommend this course
2 out of 2 reviews
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4.0
4 Reviews (4)
5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Conditions
4.0
Value
5.0
Layout
3.3
Pace
5.0
Amenities
3.3
StaffFriendliness
4.8
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Recommend this course
4 out of 4 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Traditional
Par 72
Length 6380 yards
Slope 128
Rating 71.3
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Hawk Valley Golf Club
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 72 6380 yards 71.3 128
White 72 6009 yards 69.7 125
Gold 72 5361 yards 66.7 119
Red (W) 72 5082 yards 69.9 121
Red 72 5082 yards 65.5 116
Scorecard for Hawk Valley Golf Club, Inc.
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 71.3/128 472 169 358 363 338 495 394 187 381 3157 270 169 358 460 338 495 394 187 381 3052 6209
White M: 69.7/125 463 148 355 357 315 485 365 145 380 3013 265 166 335 455 292 492 385 169 363 2922 5935
Gold M: 66.7/119 W: 71.4/125 399 109 340 297 292 425 353 110 373 2698 250 140 298 410 260 485 375 140 329 2687 5385
Red M: 65.5/116 W: 69.9/121 395 105 293 293 254 420 348 105 324 2537 242 130 293 350 254 420 348 105 324 2466 5003
Handicap 1 18 7 12 14 6 4 15 9 11 17 8 5 13 2 3 16 10
Par 5 3 4 4 4 5 4 3 4 36 4 3 4 5 4 5 4 3 4 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 1971
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Winter Rye Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect William & David Gordon (1970)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire.

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Reviews

3.8
105 Reviews (105)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 10
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 16
Bunkers 14
Undulating Greens 14
This course/club is great for:
Locals 20
Walkers 16
Advanced Golfers 12
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 20
In the 'Burbs 11

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Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

Great condition small course

Course is only 9 holes; so you play through twice to get in 18 holes using different Tees. Course was better than expected; the conditions and turf was very, very good throughout the course. I would definitely play here again.

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

Awesome value

The only place I can go to golf for 20 bucks or less. Some of the fairways are brown and the gnats are insanely annoying... But other than that its a nice course for the money.

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
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Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Wet weather
Used cart

Nice Course

Course was nice and played fairly decent..would like to go again when it isn’t foggy since we really didn’t see the first 7 holes due to fog.

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

Great course for the money

This course is a great 9 hole course where the tees are different enough to make a difference when doing 18. Pace of play and the greens are also very good.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
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
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Nice

Very nice course. Only 9 holes but different tee boxes help with that. Very well maintained. Not difficult but average golfer will like it.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Surprised

Nice, scenic and you can't beat the price. Friendly staff.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
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

1st time at the Hawk 2018

Always enjoy an inexpensive quick 9 after work at the Hawk! Yes its only 9 holes but they take pride in keeping these 9 in great shape. We who have lived in the area always talk about what was and why it is but at least we still have the "back" 9 to enjoy. I chose to play all 9 twice except 15 & 16 in 2.5 hrs. Perfect for practice by myself and could take my time. It did get busier after 4PM. Get out and ENJOY!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Candid Observation

First of all I must point out that the #1 Tee off was previously the #10 Tee off so that renders your GPS useless as you cannot determine slopes,direction or yardage.This course was previously the back 9 of an 18 hole course,the front 9 being now a property development,so if you wish to play an 18 you literally loop the course.What strikes you at first is as soon as the sun comes up there is a strong fowl odor that resonates throughout the course and it's quite distasteful.I was really annoyed also that the sand in the bunkers were like cement making it a nightmare to hit out of.The rough is rough,if by chance you hit off the fairways kiss your ball goodbye.Clearly this course would be no longer in existence in a few years as it would also be sold to developers so dont expect any further infrastructure to be put in place.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

9 holes

This course is no longer 18 holes. The original front nine has been developed into a housing development. The layout is fine and the greens were in good shape, but the rest of the course is mediocre at best.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

9 HOLE COURSE

This used to be a decent 18 hole course. They have destroyed 9 holes in order to build a neighborhood. This was not clear on the website. The remaining holes are in pitiful shape. Large dirt patches in the middle of the fairways. This course should only be played by guys trying to teach their children to play, because there isn't fear of holding up other golfers. I will never play there again.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Happy but sad

I have not played of late because of back surgery, so I was excited to fell well enough to play. So when I arrived to the course I was taken back by surprise that it has changed from 18 holes to 9. I knew this was in the works many years ago but I just didn't know they started the work, or I would have played somewhere else. Anyway, I took my eight year old daughter with me and played to my surprise a well maintained 9 hole course you go around twice. It had two different sets of tees well marked and the course was in fantastic shape. So overall I had a good time and I was fortunate enough to have the course almost to myself. I just could not imagine if it was crowded and slow play would be. Enough said, it was worth the $13 I spent on the course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing

Great course

Unfortunately now you play same nine holes twice would have loved to seen it back when it was all 18 either way beautiful will definitely be coming back

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Very special time was had. It has become a 9 hole course with several holes having different tee boxes for the second time around. A developer owns the course and the front nine is being made into a housing development. They have done an excellent job on the golf course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Condition

This golf course has become a 9 hole course although you can play 18 and have a different feel for the course because they mark different tee boxes for the back 9. I would think this would jam up the course on a busy day. This was not my experience though. The golf course was in EXCELLENT condition. I really enjoyed my time here.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
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