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3.7
332 Reviews (332)
5 Stars
41
4 Stars
156
3 Stars
85
2 Stars
25
1 Stars
25
Conditions
3.4
Value
3.9
Layout
4.1
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.4
83.4%
Recommend this course
265 out of 332 reviews
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4.0
34 Reviews (34)
5 Stars
12
4 Stars
11
3 Stars
10
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.6
Value
3.9
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.2
85.3%
Recommend this course
29 out of 34 reviews
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3.9
42 Reviews (42)
5 Stars
12
4 Stars
15
3 Stars
13
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.5
Value
3.9
Layout
4.2
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.1
83.3%
Recommend this course
35 out of 42 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
332 Reviews (332)

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
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
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Very Challenging!

The weather was great & the course was very challenging!

Some of the Tee Boxes were very dry, ground was pretty hard.

The pace of play was fantastic, great round of golf!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

round of golf with my son

We started pretty much on time. Pace of play was somewhat slow but that was mainly due to the twosome we were paired up with. The course needs some work. cart paths cracking and uneven,Tee boxes and fairways need more water/seeding as they are thin in a lot of places.Greens seemed in good shape.

Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice Course, Slow Pace

I play this course regularly and it’s a pretty good value for the money, a lot of high and low tee boxes with challenging dog legs and fun obstacles. However this course plays reaaaaaaallllllly slow. If you’re not in a hurry it’s no big deal but you can easily spend 20 minutes a hole and it has happened to me many times.

The bar is ok good selection of beer/wine/cocktails but not a great food selection and food is slightly thrown together.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing

Decent

Greens were good
Fairways were good
Rough or anything off fairway was patchy and awful
Tee boxes were the worst I’ve ever seen. Lumpy on par 4 and 5.....patchy hard to find good grass on par 3
Good layout but needs a lot of improvements. Good course for 20$ during week. 30$ weekend/peak Wouldn’t even pay more than that. There’s nicer courses around for the same price

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Extra slow pace of play

It took 5 hours to play 18 holes with a waiting time for all 18 holes. Even though we could not move forward because of golfers in front of us, the golfer behind us kept moving up to our cart before we could hit the ball - this was so rude.
Worse day ever at Franklin Canyon

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

A very nice golf course

The fairways of this golf course are very smooth. every beautiful. The facilities and service are superb. I'll come again

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Walked

$1 Water fees.....!?

I enjoy playing a Robert Muir Graves designed tract like Franklin Canyon, but I had to pay $1 when I arrived for water fees! ........What? Parking fees next? Maybe a sun fee and/or air !! I had already paid online.

It seems a little sketchy to me. I don't know if the money went into the cash register or into the pocket of the pro shop employee.

Franklin Canyon should raise their rates $1, rather than fleecing customers a buck while they check in. It will be a long time before I go back.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great value and challenging course

This course has it all and it can be challenging. This course doesn’t try to be something it’s not. Better than average maintenance, greens are well maintained, food and beverages are good. For the price, it’s spot on and I love this place. If your looking for a great course at a value price, you’ve found it. Don’t ask for perfection, enjoy it for what it is.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

i like this course but conditions were just ok lotaaaaaaaa patchy areas on the fairway a lot! fast greens very hot day we playd, pace of play was fine wasnt that busy,for the price we payed not bad but wouldnt pay over $40 w cart for this course!!!

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
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