J. F. Kennedy Golf Center - Par 3 Course

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3.5
13
5 Stars
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3
3 Stars
7
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
3.8
Value
3.6
Layout
4.0
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
3.1
Amenities
3.1
83.2%
Recommend this course
11 out of 13 reviews
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3.6
7
5 Stars
2
4 Stars
1
3 Stars
3
2 Stars
1
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Conditions
4.0
Value
3.7
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.3
71.4%
Recommend this course
5 out of 7 reviews
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3.6
7
5 Stars
2
4 Stars
1
3 Stars
3
2 Stars
1
1 Stars
0
Conditions
4.0
Value
3.7
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.7
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.3
71.4%
Recommend this course
5 out of 7 reviews
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About

Holes 9
Par 27
Length 1219
Slope 0
Rating 0.0
Type Public
The Par-3 Course at J.F. Kennedy Golf Center is the only course of the four nine-hole courses at the center that is played as only a nine-hole course. The other three can be combined to form three 18-hole combinations. The course is 1,219 yards from its longest tees. Narrow, tree-lined fairways and large, undulating greens make up the course. There are no bunkers but water hazards do come into play. This facility is ideal not only for families but also for groups of players with different skill levels. Kids or beginners can use J.F. Kennedy Golf Center's Par-3 course while more advanced golfers have a variety of different option with the three other courses at the facility.
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
White 27 1219 yards
Silver 27 1129 yards
Scorecard for Par 3
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out Total
Mens M: 27.0/87 83 153 127 151 145 127 141 145 147 1219 1219
Ladies W: 27.5/88 73 143 117 141 135 117 131 135 137 1129 1129
Handicap 9 1 7 2 5 8 6 4 3
Par 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 27 27

Course Details

Year Built 1967
Fairways Rye Grass
Greens Rye Grass
Golf Season Year round

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Appropriate golf attire.

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3.5
13
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Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
2.0
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Previously Played

Sandy greens and full rate

Putting on these greens is like Plinko from the Price is Right....should be discounted some.

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

Pace of play problem

Four hours and 50 minute round on a Monday Morning. Need I say more.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
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Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great course for the average golfer

Been playing here for 3 years.

Kennedy is a great place.

Course itself is open year-round. A calm winter will allow you to play into Jan. Feb. Apr.

The major gratification I get out of this Course, is the staff. The people that work here are human beings: from tee times to maintaining pace of play to good ol' small talk just generally friendly.

West: Good quick 9 holes, with limited challenges besides trees on both sides on each hole.

Babe: Little more interesting. With water, bunkers, river beds (sometimes with water in them), long fairways, its a good 9 when weather and everything cooperates.

Creek: Most underrated 9 in CO. Seriously. That's all I say.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

John F Kennedy Golf Course

I have lived in Denver for over 20 years and Kennedy is one of my favorite local courses. It is not difficult but makes you think on your shots. I always enjoy my experiences playing at this muni course!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Used cart

Kennedy

For a Muni course within the city limits of Denver, this place is a real gem.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Way too slow

It took us 2:40 to play first nine. Ten minutes between tee times is too short so every group was waiting on every hole. I will not go back

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

Course a little rough coming out of the winter, greens more than anything.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Decent but slow

4:30 minute round on a weekday. Everything else was pretty good. Creek side is in nice shape.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather

One of my favoirte course to play

This course is the best for the money. The greens are usually in exceptional shape, the fairways are great!

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

Weekend Hack

Fun track to play...0640 tee time and pace was slow. Will play again, but for lesser rate. There are a lot of options in the area that are much nicer, for the same price. Great staff

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
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