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Pace
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Amenities
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About

Holes 18
Type Public/Resort
Par 72
Length 6836 yards
Slope 132
Rating 72.4

Course Details

Year Built 2001
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code No beachwear. No muscle shirts, tank-tops or halter tops. No cut-off apparel of any kind

Reviews

4.3
25 Reviews (25)
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Reviews 13
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Worth the drive

This course is a good challenge. Great conditions for this year and excellent pace of play. The staff are friendly and accommodating. I try to play this course anytime I am in the area.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Bring your driving game!

14/18 holes are driver off the tee. Greens are a challenge.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 12
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Fair weather
Used cart

The Ugly, The Bad and The Good

The Ugly ... The greeting in the clubhouse was on a spectrum from standoffish to downright rude (see some of the earlier reviews). Hard to fathom anything but excellent customer service especially when the course is relatively remote and surrounded by seasonal cottagers and tourists.

The Bad ...I played this track the year it opened and the "clubhouse" remains the same old trailer with very spartan facilities to say the least. On a sunny Monday during high season in the middle of Lake Huron cottage country and there was no service cart on the golf course. Hard to imagine.

The Good ... The golf course itself is excellent. The greens roll fast and true yet hold an approach shot. There's lots of variety in the holes and not much in the way of tricks. It's a pleasure to play and with (I think) 5 tee decks there's a yardage pretty much anyone can play from. You'll hit pretty much every club in the bag. My only complaint about the course itself would be to echo that of the other reviews - the traps could use some work and better sand.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Hidden Gem

Great shape and fantastic layout and a few picturesque holes.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Love all the Holes, great course layout

Only thing that wasn't great was the green had just been punched, and sanded, but to be expected this time of year. Grass is lush and all fairways well maintained, given the amount of recent rain

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Great

Overall conditions were great, greens in particular. Excellent value.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Enjoyable Course

We went to Blackhorse Sep 19 and enjoyed it. It was the first time my wife had played the back 9 and I have been there many times. The conditions were good with great turf and reasonable greens. The only complaint is the bunkers that have more stones than they should. This is a long term problem at this course.
They don't spend too much on the clubhouse etc. but concentrate on the course which is good.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 7
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course with fabulous backgrounds

Had a great time at one of my favorite courses. Staff was friendly, course conditions were good ( other than the greens were recently aerated - but you expect that at this time of the year)

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

The course was in great shape, the holes in the old sand pit are great.

It would be nice to have more info as far as distance for tee to water. also maybe a hole lay out.(drawing) some holes are blind shots. Course plays fair sand & water do come into play.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Fast and smooth greens

Very nice course. I recommend it but I wouldn't want to play this course more than once. It's just too far and it's out in the middle of no where. They do not have a club house! The pro shop and club house is a trailer! It's just a bit small time operation.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautiful layout and condition

The course played was very well kept, the grass was beautiful everywhere, tee boxes were not dried out and the greens were immaculate. Layout was challenging for newer folders, but someone who played regularly could see great success, as most holes were wide open, with water hazards on outskirts.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great outing.

The course was in great condition, the bunkers however need work.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Nice Option

We played here on a day that was 34 degrees plus humidex. it was a fun day with friends. Very hot, the cart girls were nice but the guy working in the pro shop needs a serious attitude adjustment!

oh well dont let him change your plans

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 13
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice course. Strange staff

I arrived about 1 and a half hour early to warm up. I asked the staff if I could tee off early which I was told no and had to wait to the rest of my party arrived. I was a single. So I went to the putting green and putted for over half an hour and say no one tee off.
Went back to the pro shop where the staff told me the rest of my party had showed up and I could tee off along with three other groups all at the same time. After I teed off with my party I discovered they had arrived two hours early and asked to tee off early as we'll because it was expected to rain in the afternoon. They too were denied the chance to go off.
So four groups all bunched up made play slower then it could and we did get caught in the rain.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Poor
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Black Horse is a hidden Gem

Well maintained and Challenging course. Very affordable. Staff was amazing. Greens are comparable to Lora Bay. This course will challenge all levels of players.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

very nice

very nice course, the course is in very nice shape.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

this course is well maintained

The pro-shop staff was very unpleasantness. but I liked the course very much and enjoyed.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

great greens

very nice course, played from the front tees and had some good birdy ops

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great greens, good layout.

The course has a nice variety of holes, most with generous fairways and great greens.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Difficulty Moderate
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