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3.2
447 Reviews (447)
5 Stars
37
4 Stars
205
3 Stars
135
2 Stars
41
1 Stars
29
Conditions
3.1
Value
3.7
Layout
3.5
Friendliness
3.7
Pace
3.1
Amenities
3.2
73.4%
Recommend this course
354 out of 447 reviews
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3.2
20 Reviews (20)
5 Stars
2
4 Stars
6
3 Stars
8
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
2
Conditions
3.3
Value
3.6
Layout
3.4
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.2
StaffFriendliness
3.4
70.0%
Recommend this course
14 out of 20 reviews
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3.1
41 Reviews (41)
5 Stars
2
4 Stars
14
3 Stars
16
2 Stars
3
1 Stars
6
Conditions
3.2
Value
3.6
Layout
3.4
Pace
3.2
Amenities
3.1
StaffFriendliness
3.7
70.7%
Recommend this course
29 out of 41 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 71
Length 5940 yards
Slope 118
Rating 68.8
Book a Tee Time at
Mission Trails Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1964
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect William F. Bell (1964)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $12
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes - "Mission Trails Golf Academy"
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

3.2
447 Reviews (447)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 28
Patio Dining 10
19th Hole Scenic Views 9
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 46
Bunkers 27
Forced Carries 12
This course/club is great for:
Locals 47
Beginners 27
Seniors 22
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 45
In the 'Burbs 17
Worth the Drive 10

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Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser

Pace of play

The course was fine as usual. We played out round in 4 hours, posted pace of play was 430. We were hassled and hit into by the twosome behind us multiple times. It was not our fault that the two groups in front of us quit at the turn. That was my only frustration of the round.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Mission Trails local cheap golf

Playing here since 2009, same reliable cheap golf this whole time, a local standby.
I play Torrey or Singing Hills or Coronado when I want a picturesque course.
Some scruffy areas but still a great deal for $23 walking fee !

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

A good time

Longtime Mission Trails golfers know that you're never quite sure what going to get out there. This time, we were happy to get fairly good conditions. Greens were in good shape and rolled nice. You're always going to get the spotty lie in the fairway, especially on the front nine, but we didn't get anything too bad. Bunkers are bad, but there are a number of courses in the county with the same problem after the shutdown. Really concerned about how long it's going to take some of them to maintain their bunkers again. What was really surprising -- and good! -- was the pace of play at mid-day on a Friday. Groups were nicely spaced and we didn't have any backups.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

Money well spent

The pace of play and the staff were excellent, considering the Covid 19 restrictions. Be prepared to walk, not an easy walk.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 5
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

The course was in really poor condition, I wasn't expecting for the course to be in a super awesome condition giving the current circumstances that wer're living , but it seems like no one did anything or much on the fairways, however the greens were in good shape

The guy at the Club house was very rude, a complete a......
No customer service at all
He refused to honor Golf Nows booking that included the cart, he said that they were charging extra for the carts, I offered to show him my email with the reservation so that he could see that in fact included the cart
he's response was " I don't care what's in that email
Golf Now should not do that"

This was the last time a set foot in this course, is bad enough that the course is in bad shape, but having to a....... like that guy

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Fair
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Love this place

The trails is playing nice right now. Rough is brutal and fairways are a bit shaggy but greens are solid

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 1
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

No carts

I made a tee time for my foursome on GolfNow. It clearly said cart included. I wouldn’t have booked it otherwise. When I got there the guy said there are no carts. I explained that my tee time said with cart. He rudely told me that everyone knows there are no carts. This is not true. I played 2 days before at Enagic with cart. When I showed him my reservation he said that GolfNow shows carts are available but they’re not. I suggested that since they were aware of this problem, a text or email telling me before we got to the course would have been nice. He again rudely and without apology said that everyone knows there are no carts. Horrible customer service!

Friendliness Poor
Played On
Reviews 92
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Top 500 Contributor
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 73
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 9
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Used cart

Course by the lake is so nice!

I like the back side of this course a lot. Overall I enjoy paying here.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 92
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 500 Contributor
First Time Playing

Golf Carts

They need to invest in adding more carts and or repairing was there now. Vinyl on seats are ripped or falling apart.
Always running short on carts, seems that I always have to wait for
a cart and then share, as well. Don't mind sharing if the person I'm playing with doesn't reek of pot. The greens are certainly in a very good shape, everyone that I played with really enjoy their putting. The tee boxes can use a little more tlc.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Previously Played

Slow but cheap

Jose in the pro shop was very nice, more pleasant to deal with than the guy who is normally working! This course is a good value for the money but for some reason they cannot figure out the pace of play. Very slow most days and usually can’t finish a full round if you don’t start by 11am.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 73
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

needs new management

Mission Trails is a course that gets a lot of play. The condition is fair but better than it was in the past. Bunkers and greens improved. Still a lot of hardpan called fairways. The staff in the shop are annoying. They won't issue you a cart until your tee time. So you have to carry your bag down the hill to the range, then back up the hill to get a cart but not until your time to tee off. The starter, Hugo, is the only employee who can spell guest services. We drove by a lot of courses to get to Mission Trails. Next time, we'll stop at one of those courses instead, We want to spend our money where we are appreciated. Not at Mission Trails.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 26
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

This course has interesting layout.

When I teed off, conditions were reasonable but after four holes it started to rain and got very windy. I almost stopped playing but when I got to the ninth hole it subsided. I made it through the back nine but conditions were uncomfortable. It was windy and rained a little bit.
We need the rain so that's good!

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0

False Information on Carts

Booked a reservation that included cart and then I read the reviews on how the course plays and realized I should call and ask to make sure it includes a cart. Spoke with Paul and he said it is an extra $15 each player. This information needs to be fixed on this website or else customers will continue to be frustrated with this course.

Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played

Better management needed!

I'm disabled. When I booked my tee time it said cart included. When I got there they said it's walking only. No apologies were given. I doubt I ever play there again!

Conditions Average
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 10
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Do not use golf now for reservations

Course lost my reservations and golfnow still has charged me for play.
Course is beat up and wet. Drainage is working overtime. Some oversaturated wet areas. Greens are slowish but pretty nice. Tee boxes are beat.
You get what you pay for.

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