Shady Valley Golf Club

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4.1
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Conditions
4.0
Value
4.2
Layout
4.3
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
4.6
Amenities
3.4
87.4%
Recommend this course
8 out of 11 reviews
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4.0
1
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Conditions
4.0
Value
5.0
Layout
5.0
Pace
5.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
3.0
100.0%
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1 out of 1 reviews
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4.0
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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Conditions
4.0
Value
5.0
Layout
5.0
Pace
5.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
3.0
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About

Holes 18
Par 70
Length 6536
Slope 128
Rating 71.3
Type Private
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Shady Valley Country Club
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 70 6536 yards 71.3 128
White 70 6113 yards 69.3 117
Red (W) 70 5193 yards 69.9 118
Scorecard for Shady Valley Golf Club
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: 72.8/135 344 526 150 405 178 392 398 410 370 3173 437 430 415 165 428 392 455 225 501 3448 6621
White M: 70.4/131 W: 75.8/134 329 490 140 379 155 362 356 390 352 2953 420 402 389 150 405 367 445 175 480 3233 6186
Green M: 66.8/121 319 427 136 312 140 346 312 342 334 2668 386 349 378 141 299 281 411 153 405 2803 5471
Red M: 66.0/119 W: 70.4/118 309 427 136 310 140 274 297 325 330 2548 384 332 360 106 297 281 391 150 401 2702 5250
Fast W: 69.3/117 215 362 130 233 125 232 200 260 252 2009 331 274 265 102 255 222 285 145 352 2231 4240
Handicap 13 1 15 5 17 7 9 3 11 2 6 8 18 4 10 14 16 12
Par 4 5 3 4 3 4 4 4 4 35 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 3 5 36 71
Handicap (W) 7 1 15 11 17 13 5 3 9 12 10 2 18 6 8 14 16 4

Course Details

Year Built 1959
Fairways Bermuda grass
Greens Bermuda grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Reviews

4.1
11

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Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 500 Contributor
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Nice Course, Good Layout

Note to self: when the course is called Shady anything, that means lots of trees! Wife and I played at Shady Valley while visiting family in the area. Rate paid is for ClubCorp members. Old course with interesting layout. Not many straight holes - lots of doglegs. Lots of trees. Fairways and greens in outstanding shape (except at 11 AM they still hadn't replaced the tee markers after mowing). Traps were a mixed bag, Some dirt. Some clay. Some sand. Members were great about letting a twosome play through. Golf shop staff seemed like we were bothering them. Recommend the course if in the area.

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

Definitely worth playing

Make sure you stay in the fairway and on the greens. Some of the most penalizing rough in the metroplex. Greens were great but had just a touch of sand still on them. Probably close to impossible once it is all gone.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course

Cool course to be able to play that is private. Well maintained. Nice club house.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

time to sell

every now and then you get to a course and find out it is way past its prime. this is one of those courses, outdated and frayed around the edges. only one elevation change, up one hole, down the next, it is flat and not very exciting other than the creek which winds through this flood plain. it is time to sell this course, build a park and perhaps housing on the back nine.

Conditions Fair
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Bunker fun

Fun course to play tight fairways and lots of bunkers

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

When Shady Valley is available, you should play it....

Being a private club, the opportunities to play Shady Valley are limited. So when it was available yesterday, I jumped at it. This course is fun and challenging! It's only 6,550 yards from the tips, but it is sneaky long and is a shot-maker's course. The greens were absolutely perfect yesterday, the tees were good, traps well maintained. Fairways could use a little work, but otherwise this is a great course to go play.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Excellent club.

I recently got married in the downtown Fort Worth area. The day of the wedding Shady Valley and club general manager Dee Thomas hosted my groomsmen, family and extended family friends, a total of 20 guys. Mr. Thomas and staff accommodated the group and all had a great time. Great course, great club!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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