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4.2
141 Reviews (141)
5 Stars
55
4 Stars
66
3 Stars
14
2 Stars
5
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.4
Layout
4.5
Friendliness
4.7
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.7
93.3%
Recommend this course
130 out of 141 reviews
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4.3
55 Reviews (55)
5 Stars
24
4 Stars
26
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
0
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.6
Layout
4.5
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.5
StaffFriendliness
4.9
98.2%
Recommend this course
54 out of 55 reviews
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4.2
61 Reviews (61)
5 Stars
24
4 Stars
29
3 Stars
6
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.4
Layout
4.5
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.8
96.7%
Recommend this course
59 out of 61 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Resort
Par 72
Length 6812 yards
Slope 130
Rating 72.5
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Springdale at Cold Mountain
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Course Details

Year Built 1968
Golf Season Year round
Architect Joseph Holmes

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fees
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No

Food & Beverage

Bar, Snacks, Restaurant

Reviews

4.2
141 Reviews (141)
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Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Cart Path Only

Lots of rain the day before so cart path only. Very nice people to greet you. As a 25 handicap this was a great course. The front nine were very forgiving and the back are challenging. I think the course is good for all levels of golf. I definitely recommend playing here. Scenery is wonderful.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

great mountain course

It was cart path only and unfortunately, the course plays to the left yet all the paths are on the right side of the fairways. Lots of walking back and forth.

Overall, fantastic mountain course. The views are epic and the elevation makes cooking the ball fairly easy. Not a whole lot of shaping shots. Pretty straight throughout.

Greens are faster than they seem!!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great day of golf

It was chilly when we tee'd off, but the sun quickly broke through the clouds leaving us with an absolutely beautiful day. The course was in great shape, they were doing some proactive fall-maintenance, which is expected this time of year - but all in all, a great course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great layout.

Layout was gorgeous. Staff was friendly they were repairing the back 9. So had to play the front 9 twice. Greens where good. But slow. Nice tee boxes. Most the fairways where good sides some here and there bad patches. Only think I hated was the pace I’d play was so slow. And wasn’t even that busy. Overall enjoyed it. Beautiful would like to play the back 9 next time

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Despite the negatives, a hidden gem

Despite the rough edges, Springdale is an out-of-the-way treat. Here are the pros/cons:

Pros:
Interesting layout - bring lots of different shots for your tee game
Beautiful surroundings - a mix of flat valley holes and twisting, changing elevated holes
Friendliest staff you will ever meet
Bunkers were pretty nice - a rarity this year
There were signs of maintenance everywhere (verticut fairways, plugged greens). They will fix it up.

Cons:
Pace of play was terrible - over 5 hours (but it was Labor Day)
Fairways were thin due to exorbitant rains this summer
Some greens showed significant bare spots

All in, we will return later this fall after the course has a chance to continue healing from a long, wet summer. But we will book an early tee time to try and avoid the slow pace of play.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Eagle

This is a gorgeous course with exceptional views. The course is in fine shape. One is well tested here and one must make good shot selections. I really like this “gem” in the hills.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great layout

Overall a great layout the tees and greens are in great shape the fairways and rough are reseeding so very wet.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 5
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 34
Handicap 15-19
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Better than last time

Played here pre-covid, the overall conditions were better. Probably because of all the rain we've had. The rough was deep and very wet, played in the morning. Was able to get a great discounted rate with cut-off app. Started st 9:15am, played through 2 2-somes and the course was wide open.
How about leveling #15 tee box. It has a significant slope and makes the tee shot a challenge.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautiful vistas

Course is celebrating 50 years, perhaps under new management as they are building a new club house. It seems many years of neglect are being overcome as well. There are still drainage and weed problems in the fairways, but the greens are in good shape, large and pretty flat. Old gas carts are not suitable for this terrain, but Look to be due for a rotation. The driving range is great, if not a little remote. Cart staff are friendly and helpful.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Reviews 7
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great course

Great course in good shape. Interesting holes with scenic views. Friendly staff.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 15-19
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

Nice layout

Always an enjoyable course.
The lady starter is the best.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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