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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Par 73
Length 6147 yards
Slope 123
Rating 71.7

Course Details

Year Built 1998
Golf Season Year round
Architect Ed Dobson

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No

Reviews

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Reviews 111
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
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Previously Played
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What happened?

This was at one time a fun/inexpensive place to golf. The design is very unique/quirky. It is cut out of old nut orchards and routed along parts of the river in clearly homemade fashion. The conditioning was always subpar but playable. Now it is horrendous.

Pace - 5, it's always fast when you are the sole person on the course. There was a dude on the range when I finished. We were the only two cars in the lot.

Course conditions - 1, the greens had green grass, but were like putting on shag carpet with a variety of obstacles. They were the highlight as everything else was totally shot.

Staff - 5, no one was there and the door was locked when I arrived. I finally found somebody. He was nice and asked if I wanted a cart. I said no and he said then just head on out. Can't be nicer than that.

Value - 1, I played for free. Any charge would be poor value.

Food - 1, I remember there being a cold case and some trail mix, not sure what was inside now.

Facilities - 1, 30+ year old trailer and a porta-potty.

Overall - 1, sad that this one of a kind course has come to a financial (I'm guessing) end or near end at this point.

Maybe the owner can trade labor for golf and get things back to at least being playable for the locals and juniors.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
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First Time Playing

Waste of time and money.

Do not play here. Course is in horrendous shape. The bunkers are basically dirt patches where grass won't grow and the greens are the same length (if not longer) than the fairway. Oddly designed course with trees in the middle of greens on some holes.

Conditions Poor
Value Poor
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Difficulty Extremely Easy
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