National Road Golf Course

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4.3
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Friendliness
3.8
Pace
4.6
Amenities
3.7
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About

Holes 18
Par 71
Length 5312
Slope 113
Rating 70.0
Type Public
National Road Golf Course has a versatile layout that was designed with beginners, seniors, and juniors in mind. There are also a fair amount of challenges on this par-71 course that will keep more advanced players entertained. The course is mostly flat, making it easy to walk. There is no sand on the golf course, instead the hazards are provided by water coming into play along the greens and fairways. The greens are average in both size and speed. The layout is an interesting mix of holes including some interesting par 3s and short par 4s that provide a pace of play unique from other courses. National Road Golf Course also boasts excellent conditions. Before playing a round, golfers can warm up on the putting green or natural grass practice tee.
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 71 5312 yards 70.0 113
White 71 5087 yards
Red (W) 71 4869 yards
Scorecard for National Road Golf Course
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 64.6/97 389 143 307 150 340 471 320 277 344 2741 379 150 250 122 241 263 259 425 482 2571 5312
White M: 63.6/95 379 133 295 137 328 456 305 262 332 2627 366 141 237 110 230 253 248 410 465 2460 5087
Red W: 66.6/103 370 123 284 125 316 441 290 247 320 2516 354 133 225 98 218 244 238 395 448 2353 4869
Handicap 5 17 12 18 7 1 8 11 4 16 14 10 15 13 9 6 3 2
Par 4 3 4 3 4 5 4 4 4 35 4 3 4 3 4 4 4 5 5 36 71

Course Details

Year Built 1995
Fairways Rye grass
Greens Bent Grass

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire must be worn at all times.

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3.2
14
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Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Previously Played

Can always get on

Friendly staff and fairway and greens are satisfactory.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Wide open spaces

Course is really flat and wide open, not many big trees. Course is tight and flows from hole to hole. Greens are really small and have a lot of roll, not much room for error. Course offers driving range, chip and putting green.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Fair weather

Cheap Golf

We thought we were playing National Links in South Vienna. We weren't. So, we made the best of it. Greens are small and strongly mounded with strong grain. Made it difficult to get approach shots close, even when less than 75 yards away because the mounding limited landing area (good practice). Course had a few legitimate length par 4s and some very short par 4s. We walked the front nine because all the carts were being used. For $10, it is hard to complain. Wouldn't do it again. But, the course was very different than what we are used to and that was refreshing.

Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

National Road.

I enjoyed the course emensily. Pretty straight forward, tee shot then approach shot, putt it in. Pretty flat. Greens are mounded and were quite fast. Not very big greens so rolling off could be a factor. Fun course because you can swing mightily to try and drive the green and a misshit still gives you a decent shot at the green. Shot an 80, usually around a 87-90. Back nine i never used driver, just a three wood. I would LOVE to see them paint the sign out front as i actually drove right by it.... They need to water the practice greens more, especially for the driving range. I could barely get my tee in the ground. Was not really able to get any divots. Staff super friendly. Actually shared with us about the new computer driving simulator things they are getting for the winter.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Very open

I like the fact that it is a wide open course. It is a lot easier for players that don't play that much and like short par 4's and short par 3's as well it's a lot of fun and a hidden gem in central ohio.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good value

Staff were friendly. Greens were a little slow, but they were in great shape. Very short course that suits beginners. Fairways and tee boxes were in fair condition. Wide open with alot of parallel fairways. Had a good time, and for the price - golfnow hot deal, the course was fine. Don't expect a 4 or 5 star course though. Because the greens were so nice, I gave it three.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap Don't know
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Staff

The staff said they couldn't find my reservation that I made on Golf Now and kept saying I would have to pay the difference or more than what Golf Now showed. The charge had already been posted to my credit card and I had the conformation number. They finally let my me and my son play.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Golf always better than work

Great course to hone your iron game. No sand and very little trouble to get into. (Tip:) Putt to edge of hole because very little break on small greens unless recently mowed. Can play in three hours or less. Average golfer always has a chance for an eagle.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

can't get in to much trouble

Good course for beginner. Not many hazards. So it is fairly easy to recover from a bad shot

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

great greens (Hard)

We liked the course especially the rolling greens Fairways were in good condition without bunkers. No tress to worry about just plain golf shots

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
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