Browns Mill Golf Course

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3.1
Value
3.2
Layout
3.3
Friendliness
3.2
Pace
2.7
Amenities
2.7
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 6539
Slope 123
Rating 70.9
Type Public
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 72 6539 yards 70.9 123
White 72 6260 yards 69.6 120
Forward (W) 72 5545 yards 71.5 119
Scorecard for Browns Mill Golf Course
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Back M: 70.9/123 516 176 435 384 345 173 364 520 345 3258 467 394 354 324 213 441 416 180 492 3281 6539
Middle M: 69.6/120 W: 75.0/124 500 161 427 365 330 160 350 502 333 3128 452 379 334 309 196 424 398 162 478 3132 6260
Forward M: 66.4/110 W: 71.5/119 484 132 384 326 264 122 307 453 298 2770 423 326 281 270 172 376 362 139 426 2775 5545
Handicap 5 17 1 9 15 13 7 3 11 18 4 14 16 2 6 8 12 10
Par 5 3 4 4 4 3 4 5 4 36 5 4 4 4 3 4 4 3 5 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 1970
Fairways Bermuda
Greens Dwarf Berm
Golf Season Year round
Architect George Cobb (1970)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

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

Reviews

3.1
119

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 17
Water Hazards 15
Elevation Changes 9
This course/club is great for:
Locals 22
Beginners 12
Walkers 12
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 24
Near the Airport 18
Worth the Drive 6

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Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Course is in best shape ever.

I play all over Atlanta area. Been playing Browns Mill for 10 years, and its in tip top shape. Best value around. Well maintained , greens roll true, fairways in great condition, bunkers groomed. Heavy rains this summer have definitely helped. Money has been well spent on the course to keep it the best public course you'll find in Atlanta. Carts too. Course leadership is evident in quality of staff, renovations to club house, selective course improvements to fine tune surrounding.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
1.0
Previously Played

Par for the course

Everything you'd expect from a city run golf course in a wretched part of town. AND More!

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Poor
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Good municipal play

Good course. Nothing extravagant but it gets the job done. Greens had sand but I'll take it. They r keeping the course in good condition. I would recommend this course to anyone who wants a good play for a low price.

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

The course has potential

Fairways needs more attention, especially around the greens and many of the middle fairway. Greens need more attention as well.

Conditions Fair
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course but.........

This course is in really good shape and is a great value. This place needs a starter and a Marshall. The lack of etiquette on the course was laughable. Ruined the experience for me and my playing partner.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Tough yet forgiving.

My favorite course!! Wide enough that you can spray it,although it's quite the challenge! The par 4 #3 hole is the toughest of the city municipal courses hands down.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
1.0
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

chaos on the first tee, extremely slow play

Attempted to play Saturday at 8:30. The starter did not have a t sheet and there was a crowd of people around the first tee. He did not manage the times and despite t-times it was pretty much first come first serve. I teed off 15 minutes late only after i joined up with another group.

The greens were in OK shape, but looked like they hadn't been cut in a couple of weeks.

The first 3 holes took an hour. A marshall came by and I commented on the slow play. His quote "well it's Saturday you know" as if this makes it acceptable. I played the fourth hole then quit.

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

Good City Course

Great value for the money , course is in good condition

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Great course, unfriendly staff

This was my first time playing this course.

Really enjoyed the course, despite the previous day's rain.

Who knew working at a golf course was so depressing?? The staff is very unfriendly, and I'm not sure why.

There was a very sick looking stray dog roaming the course, which was a little uncomfortable to see.

All in all, the course is fun to play. The employees need to wake up and realize 'YOU WORK ON A FRIGGIN GOLF COURSE!! SMILE!'

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Excellent
Amenities Fair
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TBauer2149
Commented On 06/21/2016

I have played Brown's Mill several times, and I have never found th staff unfriendly. Must've been a bad day

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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Need better Marshalling to keep player pace moving.

Staff has done a good job with the course overall.

Tyrone is a good manager.

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

Sunday morning @ Brownsmill

This course has a very friendly layout. Currently some of the fairways are sanded and not in great shape. They need to work on making the tee boxes level as well. Greens are in fair condition. Overall, pretty good value.

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

Browns Mill

Good pace, friendly staff

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

Be prepared to put on Bumpy Greens

the greens need work they are very bumpy and some of the fairways were washed out from the rain so they covered them with sand and dirt

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
2.0
Previously Played

Needs work

Course was in terrible shape...looks like it was in a flood zone..greens were very bad

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Pace of play: too slow

Despite being a Tuesday, mid day, the pace of play was terribly slow. The course was by no means packed, but moderately busy. Took 5 hours to play. Waited on every shot as did the 2some in front of us.

Course was extremely muddy but it did rain about 1.5 inches 5 days prior. After it dries out it will be in much better shape. I can only comment on the conditions when we played.

Sand was decent, not great, not bad. The greens rolled pretty well but could've used some blowing off. Carts weren't clean but that didn't really matter to us.

Clubhouse staff was helpful and friendly.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Average weather
Used cart

Good value

This was the 3rd time on this track. It was a pretty cool and windy day but with the sun out is was bearable. This course is a pretty good layout and even though the fairways were dormant, and very wet in spots, the course played well. The greens were in good shape and rolled well for the time of year. I have never played this course "in-season", but I would bet when things warm up conditions are pretty good. Excellent value !!

Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Always fun to play "The Brown"

Great time with friends. Greens rolled true even after the onslaught of rain Atlanta has experienced the last 3 months. Lower part of course a little muddy but so is every course in Atlanta right now. Always a great experience, friendly staff and a fairly challenging course from the tips.

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

The course was in good shape, only issue, practice range was closed, would have been nice to warm up before play. Temperature was 54 degrees.

Please inform golfnow if the practice is going to be closed

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Pleasant surprise.

Wide open well maintained fairways, consistent greens and very well maintained bunkers at a steal of a price. This was my first time playing this track and it won't be my last. Keep up the good work, Browns Mill.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Good condition even after significant rains

We played on the day after Atlanta received steady rain for 3 days prior and the course was in surprisingly good shape. It was cart path only but there were on a couple of spots that required you to take a drop. The greens although slow due to the moisture were in excellent shape

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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