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3.9
216 Reviews (216)
5 Stars
38
4 Stars
112
3 Stars
42
2 Stars
16
1 Stars
8
Conditions
3.4
Value
4.2
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.1
Amenities
3.8
89.4%
Recommend this course
186 out of 216 reviews
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4.0
28 Reviews (28)
5 Stars
9
4 Stars
12
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.6
Value
4.1
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.6
92.9%
Recommend this course
26 out of 28 reviews
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3.8
39 Reviews (39)
5 Stars
11
4 Stars
16
3 Stars
8
2 Stars
3
1 Stars
1
Conditions
3.4
Value
4.1
Layout
4.3
Pace
4.1
Amenities
3.8
StaffFriendliness
4.5
87.2%
Recommend this course
34 out of 39 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Woodland
Par 72
Length 6741 yards
Slope 127
Rating 71.3

Stumpy Lake Golf Course is a Robert Trent Jones design that provides a unique golfing experience. This scenic layout is routed across a 1,400-acre nature preserve that is absent of any commercial or residential development for miles. The golf course wraps around its namesake lake, which has a canoe and kayak launch as well as a fishing pier. Deer, fox, and eagles are frequently seen on the course and there has even been the occasional bear sighting. Water has a prominent presence throughout and there are also several strategically placed bunkers. Stumpy Lake Golf Course is a layout that will force you to be creative with your shot making but it's still approachable enough for high handicappers to tackle with confidence. If you're looking to get in even more golf, sister club Honey Bee is located almost right next door.

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Course Details

Year Built 1958
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Robert Trent Jones, Sr. (1958)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard, Amex Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed Soft spikes only
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper attire is required.

Reviews

3.9
216 Reviews (216)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 14
Brunch 10
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 31
Bunkers 19
Forced Carries 14
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 36
Locals 28
Seniors 20
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 25
In the 'Burbs 10
Worth the Drive 10

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5.0
Previously Played

My home my course

This is my home course and I couldn't be more proud when my friends play this course with me. The winding fairways through the beautiful woods and lake side views. Amazing day with friends and golf.

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

Slow round

Had a foursome that ended up with 2 holes open in front of them and 3 groups behind them. Brought it up to Marshall and he just said by the clock they were ok.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Stumpy lake

The course should advise golf now that the back nine is closed for maintenance and the front nine greens were aerated and heavily sanded.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played

Course needs some work

Tee boxes were hard as rock throughout. Sometimes I needed two hands to get a tee in the ground. Pace of play was horrendous and people were the really obnoxious type that acted like they owned the place, turned back for clubs they left, and dropped covers with no consideration for others. I wasn't a fan of the par 5s because the trees are too high around the dog legs so your teeing off on a par 5 with a 5 iron which I prefer not to do. Greens were just ok. Ambieance was nice because you are not around traffic. Wouldn't recommend unless you get a hot deal.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Average Conditions

The front 9 greens were marked up pretty well. It looks like nobody replaces their ball marks. Hard to putt. Back 9 greens were much better! Tee boxes need a lot of work. Overall a decent course for the money.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Golf Now

Great course just stop tucking the pins an the greens were beat up. But for the most part a good place to play. Very wide open greens were hard great speed but not in the best shape. I’ll go back.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Best course and price in the area

This course is in great shape. The price is well below other golf courses in the area.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Best Day of Golf In A Long Time

I read some of the other reviews and I don’t think I played the same course that they did. I played at Stumpy Lake Golf Course. This course is in the best shape it’s ever been in. The tee boxes were good. The fairways were perfect. The greens were fast but had just been cut. Bring some bug spray. Golf carts were great. I can’t complain about a thing. I’ll be coming back weekly. The price to play was excellent.h

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played

Sandy Greens

If you are planning on playing Stumpy i would wait a week or two. The course is a bit beaten up with alot of dead spots and ground being repaired. Also the greens are horrendous and are like putting on a beach. They are in rough shape as well. Also make sure you bring bug spary as the mosquitos are out of control. I gave up after 9 but best of luck to you.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Very nice course, layout is magnificent Will try to book again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

We had the course to ourselves

It was a beautiful day for golf. The course was in really good shape minus a few wet spots from earlier heavy rain. I felt like we had the course to ourselves which was surprising. Took us 3:10 mins for 18 which was fantastic.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice Course

Nice course with some challenges to keep you on your toes. Great day of golf.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Excellent Layout

Absolutely recommend this course. The only criticism I have is the same for many course: the sand bunkers are practically concrete.

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