Deer Creek Golf Club at Meadow Ranch

3.6559882353 3.7 stars from 5 (252)
  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 72
  • Length: 6998 yards
  • Slope: 136
  • Rating: 72.8
  • Layout

Rentals/Services

Carts: Yes - included in green fees
Pull-carts: No
Clubs: Yes
Caddies: No

Practice/Instruction

Driving range: Yes - 40 tees
Pitching/chipping area: Yes
Putting green: Yes
Teaching pro: Yes
Golf school / academy: Yes

Policies

Walking allowed: Yes
Metal spikes allowed: No
Dress code: No denim, collared shirt required
Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed

Tees | Layout | Full Scorecard

Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 72 6998 yards 72.8 136
Gold 72 6489 yards 70.1 125
Middle 72 5762 yards 67.0 114
Green 72 5010 yards 62.8 111

Settled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, the golf course at Deer Creek Golf Club at Meadow Ranch is a challenging course that is rich with wildlife. Designed by architect Scott Miller, the golf course has a links-style layout and many challenging elements. The terrain is hilly and there are also ponds that create water hazards that come into play. The course covers over 40 acres, which is inhabited by thousands of different birds. Deer Creek Golf Club at Meadow Ranch has interesting holes that test a number of different handicaps. Although it is a demanding course, it is suitable for all skill levels. Also, any golfer could appreciate the beautifully preserved wetlands and wildlife.

Rating Snapshot

GA Rating Index 3.7 stars from 5
Off-Course Amenities: 3.4 stars from 5
Value: 3.6 stars from 5
Pace of Play: 3.5 stars from 5
Staff Friendliness: 3.7 stars from 5
Course Layout: 4.1 stars from 5
Course Conditions: 3.5 stars from 5
Rating Breakdown 252 Reviews
5 stars:
59
4 stars:
128
3 stars:
31
2 stars:
20
1 stars:
14

recommend this course

206 out of 250 reviews


What Golfers Are Saying

Location is in the 'burbs worth the drive convenient to the city   Great for advanced golfers locals wildlife/ scenic views   Challenges include forced carries narrow fairways bunkers   Great for drinks patio dining watching the game  

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"Deer Creek has always been under capitalized"


Rileypaige33's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  5-9

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/02/2018
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

This is a tremendous layout that needs some money pumped into it. It is run with a skeleton crew, customer service is at a minimum, carts are old, rough is in bad shape, etc.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Poor

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I don't recommend this course




3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/01/2018
Used cart Windy weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Average

Course Difficulty:  Moderate


I recommend this course


"Challenging but fun"


SJDeitz's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 06/01/2018
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Beautiful course. Front and back 9 different personalities Front follows the creek up then down, with lots of intimidating tee shots over long "environmentally sensitive" areas, side slope and elevation changes. Back goes between homes at first then finishes along the flatter terrain of the lower creek. I am not from the area but hope to play again someday.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Enjoyed the Course"


u939550843's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  20-24

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/29/2018
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Deer Creek can be as long and difficult as you want with the choice of tees. Course is in great shape.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course



Mtsajoma's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/28/2018
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Good course"


jwickstrom's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/24/2018
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Tough course where ball placement is key. Course provides some awkward lies which can be testing. Course was in good shape overall. Greens were soft enough to hold a good iron shot and rolled pretty true. I will be playing here again.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course



tlaff's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a month

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/23/2018
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

The course was in great shape and the deal was awesome. It is challenging as there is a lot of trouble to be found on every hole. But as always if, if you hit decent shots, you will score well. This course is not overplayed as many others. Thanks


I recommend this course


"Good track, great value"


Peter9895380's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/08/2018
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

I hate to write this because I don’t want them to raise the price, but you can not find a better course for the price - anywhere.

$40 with a cart on a course like this is unheard of. It is difficult with enough variety to keep you interested. If the course wasn’t right on the highway it would be over $100.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course


"Amazing, challenging, accomodating; will be back!"


janellecurrell's avatar
Age:  25-34
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Twice a year

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 05/02/2018
First time playing

Reviewed on

First of all, the greens are in the best shape I've ever seen. The staff here was super friendly, the new menu was impressive and delicious! Pace of play was surprisingly quick despite how busy they seemed to be that day! Impressed with speed, service and general course structure. Will be back!


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Excellent


I recommend this course



lbrizz's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/27/2018
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Greens had not healed from aeration. Impossible to putt.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Fair

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Best shape ever!"


EagleEye999's avatar
Age:  55-64
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/27/2018
Previously played

Reviewed on

Best value around- course is in immaculate shape and getting better each time I play here. Staff is friendly and efficient. Practice facilities are small but terrific. I really want to thank the course staff, especially the grounds crew for making this course what it is now. Deer Creek is a great layout, even when its crowded the pace flows well - did not have to wait to take shots. I am so grateful and consider this my favorite go to course. Thanks Deer Creek staff! Also - a joy to see a coyote and all the birds. Perfect blend of mountains, wildlife and golf close by! Please do keep up the great work!


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Excellent

Course Conditions: Excellent

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent


I recommend this course


"Very tricky course and you need to be on your game"


jimmartin's avatar
Age:  45-54
Gender:  Female
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  5-9

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/23/2018
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

I am fast growing in love with this course that I did not play as I thought it was simple, not a bog deal mini. It is darn fun, lots of interesting holes, some good length, indeed a challenge but, fine for the average player also if they T it forward


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"Pace of play is terrible"


jrgilbert's avatar
Skill:  Advanced
Plays:  Once a week
Handicap:  5-9

2 2.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/15/2018
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Played here many times and just gets worse. 3 hours to play the front 9. Guy in the pro shop was rude and too busy to answer basic questions. Way overpriced for the course and delays. Plenty of other places to play for less and have a better experience.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Average

Course Conditions: Fair

Staff Friendliness: Poor

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Fair


I don't recommend this course


"Know your yardage"


Mitch7663777's avatar
Age:  55-64
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  10-14

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/08/2018
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

Nice layout and in good shape for early April. The back nine have a lot of carry shots so beware of your yardage’s and bail out areas or you can rack up a score quick


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Fair

Value for the Money: Average


I recommend this course



ronmanske's avatar
Age:  65+
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Few times a week
Handicap:  20-24

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 04/04/2018
Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

I’ve played this course 3-4 times and I enjoy it very much. This course is challenging yet doable. With 5 sets of tees you should be able to play to your handicap while enjoying your round.


Pace of Play: Average

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Average

Staff Friendliness: Average

Value for the Money: Good


I recommend this course



Chib3059335's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

3 3.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/23/2018
First time playing Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Good

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Average


I recommend this course


"Deer Creek in the Winter"


ekidd0831's avatar
Age:  Under 25
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 03/13/2018
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather

Reviewed on

Living a little closer to DTC this gem surprised me when I first played at Deer Creek in June. Its a beautiful course in the Summer time, and with Winter well, its Winter, what do you expect.

Staff are always kind.

Challenging in someways, others not. Back Nine'll kick your rear, if you let it.


Pace of Play: Excellent

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Good

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course


"Return Customers!"


bgbgolfer's avatar
Gender:  Male
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

5 5.0 stars from 5 Played on 02/18/2018
Previously played

Reviewed on

My husband and I love to golf at Deer Creek. We recently purchased their membership and we are excited to call it our summer home. Course is in great shape for February but sad to hear about the driving range. Pace of play was a bit slow but course was packed before the snow hit.


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Excellent

Value for the Money: Excellent

Off-Course Amenities: Good


I recommend this course



u000004231445's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once a week

4 4.0 stars from 5 Played on 01/09/2018
Previously played Used cart Perfect weather Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

My only complaint is....

First impressions always stays with you!!

The gentleman working in the pro shop wasn't

friendly at all. Didn't smile!! Didn't fell welcome

there.... Maybe he wasn't felling good???????


Pace of Play: Good

Course Layout: Good

Course Conditions: Good

Staff Friendliness: Fair

Value for the Money: Average

Off-Course Amenities: Good

Course Difficulty:  Somewhat Challenging


I recommend this course



Jabjrvfr's avatar
Skill:  Intermediate
Plays:  Once every three months
Handicap:  20-24

1 1.0 stars from 5 Played on 12/28/2017
Previously played Verified Purchaser

Reviewed on

We were cancelled while driving to the course. We need you to issue a credit.


Pace of Play: Poor

Course Layout: Poor

Course Conditions: Poor

Staff Friendliness: Poor

Value for the Money: Poor

Off-Course Amenities: Poor


I don't recommend this course



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