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3.7
345 Reviews (345)
5 Stars
41
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
29
1 Stars
25
Conditions
3.3
Value
3.8
Layout
4.1
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.4
81.0%
Recommend this course
275 out of 345 reviews
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3.7
26 Reviews (26)
5 Stars
4
4 Stars
13
3 Stars
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4
1 Stars
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Conditions
3.2
Value
3.8
Layout
4.2
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.3
StaffFriendliness
4.2
84.6%
Recommend this course
22 out of 26 reviews
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3.7
51 Reviews (51)
5 Stars
12
4 Stars
19
3 Stars
14
2 Stars
6
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.3
Value
3.8
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.2
82.4%
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42 out of 51 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 72
Length 6550 yards
Slope 132
Rating 71.8
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Franklin Canyon Golf Course
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Course Details

Year Built 1970
Fairways Rye/Poa Grass
Greens Bent/Poa Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Robert Muir Graves (1970)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker 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 No
Walking Allowed Yes

Reviews

3.7
345 Reviews (345)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 17
Watching the Game 8
19th Hole Specials 7
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 26
Bunkers 23
Forced Carries 22
This course/club is great for:
Locals 35
Walkers 15
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 14
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 19
Convenient to the City 16
In the 'Burbs 15

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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Windy weather
Used cart
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
Incentivized Review
4.0
Previously Played

Fun round with interesting configuration

The fairways were quite soggy after a long rainstorm but the course was very playable. Best thing here is the interesting layout with several elevation changes and twists and turns to keep you challenged while still offering good scoring opportunities. Staff is friendly. Pace of play can be slow. Good value for the money so give it a try!

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap Don't know
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
Incentivized Review
4.0
Previously Played
Cold weather
Used cart

Franklin Canyon - Front 9

I always enjoy Franklin, this round was a late afternoon tee time where we were trying to beat the sunset. There isn't a 9 hole rate but the plan was to play the front 9.

Afternoon was pretty slow on the front, however when we arrived at the turn the foursome turned into a twosome and we replayed a few on the front 9 before the sun was too low and it started to get cold.

Overall good time as usual, it is dry they don't appear to do a lot of watering but greens were in good shape.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
Incentivized Review
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Reliable, pretty course

We play Franklin Canyon fairly often. It's a nice challenge, without any very difficult or easy holes. Pretty spot you'll want to be out in. Like other courses around here, it could use some rain and this week looks to provide it.

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

Great views and course easy to play.

Beautiful weather and some great views....found the course to be fun, a bit challenging on some holes and a great value. I would play here again!

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

Nice day for golf ⛳️

The Franklin Canyon golf course is worth it. Staff are friendly, greens-fee deals can be found, & course is in pretty good shape! The fairways are mostly dried out, so even if you miss-hit a shot, it rolls a mile! The layout features many challenging holes, with quite a few having to hit over barrancas to get to the green. Greens are in really good shape. Had a good time, & will go back ⛳️ !

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Needs Work

This course could be great but needs a major turf overhaul. Clearly they are struggling to get the watering right. Flooding in some spots and just dead in others. I would avoid this course at the end of the season.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Cold weather
Used cart

Course is in poor shape

Tee boxes are normally pretty beat up. Bunkers are always pretty poor. The fairways are usually pretty good but, today, they were horrible. A total cow pasture with bare spots all over. You have to move your ball off the dirt and onto a patch of grass. Greens are their saving grace.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Going Down Hill

I love Franklin Canyon. It may be the time of year but the course was in terrible shape. The greens had been "plugged" in the last week or so, but they were green. Slow and bumpy, but not terrible.

However, the fairways were terrible (dried out with very little green grass) and most ball washers were broken. Several water fountains did not work. Seems like the place is "going downhill".

Conditions Poor
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Not in great condition

It is in a pretty setting, the staff is very friendly, and the greens are in good condition. The pace of play was 4h30, which is great for a public course on a weekend. There is hardly any grass outside of greens and tee boxes, just a few brown patches. Rough is mostly dirt, as are the bunkers. The course looks nothing like the nice pictures online. Price would be good if the course was in better shape. Otherwise seems steep for a dirt track.

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

Nice weather. Good day playing.

Course conditions were good in fairways. Greens in good shape. Weather was great!

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Needs TLC

Tee boxes are among the worst you'll see, and perhaps to restore some the tee boxes were moved way up. Fairways have a way above average amount of ruts & divots as well.
Greens were inconsistent, some hard, some over watered.
All that said, I like the track, it has a nice mix of holes. Needs TLC

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Solid Course

A solid course that forces you to have to shape your shots. The front nine is designed for scoring with a short par 5 to start as well as short par 5 that ends that nine. The back nine is much harder capped off by the 13th hole which is all uphill.

I had a great time playing this course, I just wish the pace of play was faster as I played even with the group ahead of me from the sixth hole onward, yet they didn't want me to join them or play through them. I am sure it is a luck of the draw and nothing about the course.

Lots of room to miss on both sides. Small greens that are much faster than I expected.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Beginner
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great Course!

The course is challenging especially for a mediocre player like myself.

Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Franklin 08292019

Slowly putting this course back together. Greens in great shape, Refurbishing several tee boxes, have removed many dying pines over the last few years. Sand traps still need work.

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

Fun and challenging

Played on a weekday Monday afternoon was a good pace greens were in good shape.my wife and I had an enjoyable round.
We recommend this Course.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good greens. No water

Front desk staff member was rude when asked about $ 1 surcharge bad initial impression fairways were brown in alot of areas. Greens were good. No cart service and no water offered on the corse on a hot day

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