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4.2
355
5 Stars
146
4 Stars
171
3 Stars
26
2 Stars
9
1 Stars
3
Staff Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.9
Conditions
4.0
Value
4.3
Layout
4.4
93.0%
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330 out of 355 reviews
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4.2
355
5 Stars
18
4 Stars
21
3 Stars
5
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
1
Staff Friendliness
4.5
Pace
4.2
Amenities
3.7
Conditions
3.9
Value
4.2
Layout
4.5
87.2%
Recommend this course
41 out of 47 reviews
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4.2
355
5 Stars
34
4 Stars
48
3 Stars
6
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
1
Staff Friendliness
4.6
Pace
4.3
Amenities
3.9
Conditions
4.1
Value
4.4
Layout
4.5
92.3%
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84 out of 91 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 6604
Slope 134
Rating 72.3
Type Public
Designed by Ron Garl and Gary Koch, the Forest Course at The Eagles Golf Club features the signature island-green sixth hole which rivals the famous 17th hole at the TPC at Sawgrass. The two outstanding championship courses at The Eagles Golf Club are kept in "tournament condition" year-round. As its name implies, much of Forest course winds through an impressive pine forest.
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The Eagles Golf Club - Forest
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 72 6604 yards 72.3 134
Blue 72 6159 yards 70.2 129
White 72 5606 yards 67.8 117
Gold (W) 72 5112 yards 69.9 123
Gold 72 5112 yards 65.3 112
Red (W) 72 4762 yards 67.8 121
Scorecard for Forest
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Black M: 72.3/134 484 380 303 141 446 152 515 400 407 3228 476 396 226 437 380 360 187 522 396 3380 6608
Blue M: 70.2/129 467 356 283 128 421 139 489 366 375 3024 448 363 196 417 345 334 171 502 359 3135 6159
White M: 67.8/117 459 331 234 116 381 122 462 324 335 2764 416 324 155 385 323 287 150 479 323 2842 5606
Gold M: 65.3/112 W: 69.9/123 441 319 221 103 322 109 427 292 302 2536 382 313 122 350 288 258 112 442 309 2576 5112
Red W: 67.8/121 432 292 188 80 319 101 420 284 294 2410 371 268 112 308 276 248 102 385 282 2352 4762
Handicap 9 11 15 17 1 13 5 7 3 18 16 8 2 6 10 12 14 4
Par 5 4 4 3 4 3 5 4 4 36 5 4 3 4 4 4 3 5 4 36 72
Handicap (W) 3 11 13 17 1 15 5 9 7 6 14 16 2 8 12 18 4 10

Course Details

Year Built 1995
Fairways Bermuda Grass
Greens Champion Dwarf Bermuda
Golf Season Year round
Architect Gary Koch (1995) Ron Garl Rick Robbins (1995)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - included in green fee
Clubs Yes
GPS Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker No
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes
Practice Hole Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted Visa, MC, Discover
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Dress code Proper Dress Required

Reviews

4.2
355

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 35
Watching the Game 18
Brunch 17
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 89
Bunkers 60
Forced Carries 56
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 71
Locals 67
Advanced Golfers 53
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 69
Convenient to the City 48
In the 'Burbs 38
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Type of Golfer
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Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Too Hot for no H20 on the course

Course had dried out decent considering all the rain. FW, greens and Tee boxes in good shape. Friendly staff good pace of play. COME ON YOU GUYS-PLEASE PUT WATER COOLERS ON THE COURSE. 93 degrees! A few bottles were supplied, but not enough.
Staff Friendliness Good
Pace of Play Good
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Good
Course Layout Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
3.0
Previously Played
Wet weather
Used cart

The Forest

This course definitely needs a marshal to enforce the pace of play. I followed a foursome on the front 9 who immediately waved me through on hole #3. I caught up to another foursome on the 7th hole who spent more time looking for their lost balls than hitting the ball. They never waved me through I eventually gave up and went home because of them.
Staff Friendliness Average
Pace of Play Poor
Off-course amenities Good
Course Conditions Fair
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Good
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Course is not maintained well as before

Grass is too long and many puddles Many holes are car path only
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 07/18/2018:
Thank you for providing helpful feedback! We hope you'll return for a drier round in the future.
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Great Day on the Forest at The Eagles

I always enjoy playing The Forest at The Eagles. It's a fun short course with wide open fairways. The course is usually in very good condition. Only one green still under repair.
Staff Friendliness Average
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Average
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Good
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/29/2018:
Thank you for leaving us a great five-star review! We're so pleased that we could consistently provide a great golfing experience and we hope you'll be back again soon.
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Been many year. Still a good course.

Got a deal on rates due to airation of greens. Like this course a lot. Some fairways are pretty narrow and others you tee off with an iron rather than driver to avoid water. Fun trac.
Staff Friendliness Good
Pace of Play Average
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Good
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/27/2018:
We're so pleased that you had a fun round with us! Thank you for the four stars and we look forward to your next round with us.
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good track

Booked this course based on other reviews. Clubhouse was fully stocked and nice. Food/alcohol available in bar/restaurant although we didn’t use that area, it was nice. Was a little disappointed to find out 3rd green was a temporary. It had been redone. Rest of greens were in awesome shape so not sure what happened there but we didn’t find out until after we booked, paid, and were at the course. Starter just signed our receipt and we took ourselves to first tee. He told us nothing. Not hello, nothing about the course, not where to go, absolutely nothing. Course was in great shape. Tees were just ok but fairways and greens were high quality. Would recommend keeping driver in your bag a lot of holes if you are a long hitter or not very straight. Would recommend it and would play again.
Staff Friendliness Average
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Good
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Good
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/19/2018:
Thank you for taking the time to leave us a very helpful review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your first round here. But we're sorry to hear that our check-in staff didn't make you feel welcome, as we're known for our excellent staff. We'll absolutely look into this further. We hope you'll return again for another round.
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 100 Contributor
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Course, challeging dog legs

As usual the Summer rain have some effect on the green speed and a few areas but the course is very playable. The many doglegs (and more water than the Lakes Course) require a good bit of course management. The middle of the fairway is very important to getting birdie or even reasonable par putts.
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Good
Off-course amenities Excellent
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Excellent
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/18/2018:
Thank you for leaving four stars and great analysis! Please come and see us again soon.
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Course was a little

Lots of Dog legs! Green a little slow but enjoyable challenge. Will be back!
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Average
Value for the Money Excellent
Course Layout Excellent
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/18/2018:
Thank you for the great four-star review! We look forward to your next round with us!
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Tight layout makes you think what to hit on each tee shot.very nice course, will definitely play again
Staff Friendliness Excellent
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Good
Value for the Money Good
Course Layout Good
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/21/2018:
Thank you for the very nice four-star review, Shayne! We're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed our layout and we look forward to your next round with us.
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Course was in good shape,Temporary green on hole #3 we were notified at check in. Greens rolled true and a little slow could be aggressive on puts taking the break out of the putt .
Staff Friendliness Average
Pace of Play Excellent
Off-course amenities Average
Course Conditions Average
Value for the Money Average
Course Layout Average
Response from The Eagles Golf Club on 06/18/2018:
Thank you for taking the time to leave us four stars! We're so pleased that you enjoyed your round with us despite the temporary green. Please come and see us again soon!

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