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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Par 71
Length 6934 yards
Slope 139
Rating 74.2

Course Details

Year Built 1961
Golf Season Year round
Architect Al Jamison (1998) Keith Foster (2010) Kevin Hargrave (2010) Keith Foster (2012) Kevin Hargrave (2012) Ed Ault (1961) Tom Clark (1998) James Cervone

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Proper attire is required.

Available Activities

Swimming

Available Sports

Fitness, Tennis

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Handicap 5-9
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Plays Once a month
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4.0
Virginia Advisor
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Walked

Exclusivity breeds perfect conditions

If you don't know about River Bend that's not surprising. This unassuming club is tucked back in Great Falls and if you don't know the club is there you'd drive past both entrances.

A full-fledged club has basically every CC amenity you'd want (pools, tennis courts, huge club house with ballrooms, etc.). It also boasts a very large all grass driving range and practice area. Unfortunately it's not very close to the 1st tee. But don't worry there's another practice putting green near there too.

By far the best thing about the course is the conditioning. A multi-million dollar maintenance budget allows the Super to ensure there isn't a blade of grass out of place. No weeds. No strains of grass that aren't supposed to be there. Anywhere. I'd dare you to find a piece of grass out of place.

The course itself is also very nice and makes good use of the land it occupies. Highly walkable and more enjoyable without any houses on the property makes you feel like you're playing in a golf oasis. Greens are pure and notoriously quick.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
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