Sleeping Indian/Cottonwood at West Woods Golf Club

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4.2
Friendliness
3.9
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.1
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 7035
Slope 135
Rating 72.8
Type Public
West Woods Golf Club offers three public golf courses designed by Richard Phelps who has designed a great number of golf courses in Colorado. The three courses have nine holes each but they are combined to form 18-hole courses. The combination changes each day to keep the game interesting. The Sleeping Indian/Cottonwood course at West Woods Golf Club is 7,035 yards from its championship tees, playing to a par of 72. The facility's landscape features ten lakes that add to the beauty and challenge of each course since they create many water hazards. The greens are average-sized and very sloped.
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Championship 72 7035 yards 72.8 135
Middle 72 6335 yards 70.0 126
Middle (W) 72 6335 yards 76.2 141
Forward 72 5626 yards 66.7 119
Forward (W) 72 5626 yards 72.1 129
Other (W) 72 5197 yards 69.8 126
Scorecard for Sleeping Indian/ Cottonwo
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Black M: 72.9/136 388 541 379 451 556 193 372 206 412 3498 377 477 211 415 548 225 385 387 512 3537 7035
White M: 70.0/127 W: 76.0/142 359 510 331 417 496 170 345 157 378 3163 332 438 178 382 492 170 353 336 491 3172 6335
Plum M: 66.8/120 W: 72.1/134 324 465 297 330 465 126 311 135 345 2798 303 393 107 345 459 136 319 309 457 2828 5626
Teal W: 69.7/127 289 415 280 302 454 119 288 120 315 2582 291 357 88 316 446 124 270 297 426 2615 5197
Handicap 13 3 9 7 1 15 11 17 5 10 6 18 8 2 16 14 12 4
Par 4 5 4 4 5 3 4 3 4 36 4 4 3 4 5 3 4 4 5 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 1994
Golf Season Year round
Architect Dick Phelps

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No

Reviews

4.0
97

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 10
Course Challenges Include:
Water Hazards 23
Bunkers 21
Forced Carries 13
This course/club is great for:
Locals 23
Playing Multiple Courses 12
Advanced Golfers 11
This Course's Location is:
In the 'Burbs 21
Worth the Drive 11
Convenient to the City 9
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4.0
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Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
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Amenities Fair
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4.0
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Previously Played

Bypass the Construction

With all the construction going on, you'd think the course was closed. It's not. The corse is in great condition, greens are rolling fast and true and the pace of play is the best I've seen. No waiting at any tee box.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Previously Played

2/3 Open

I've played this course twice and now. The 2 9s that are open play well. Not terribly long, easily playable from the tips. Some good looking signature holes with decent elevation change.

Driving range set on a downhill slope

Difficult for walkers to navigate the course due to construction

Mind your car, parking lot sits on the back side of a green

Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 250 Contributor
First Time Playing

WW in April

Awesome course. Arvada seems to have sneaky good courses. Cottonwood 9 was fun, Silo was super imaginative and requires thought from shot to shot. Will be back. Only negatives were there were no discounts for or heads up about freshly punched greens. Course is also under heavy construction right now. Will be interesting to see what it's like when all of that is done in January.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Gotta play here!

Great course to walk or ride. Challenging for sure. If you are even off the front watch out for the back tends to always snake you. Course clubhouse is under construction, no food, n not many rest rooms available. Otherwise the course is why we go there to enjoy the view, have a bruh and play some good golf.

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

Give it a chance n be amazed

Got to the course got in my cart and played 18. Good course fun and challenging and it's always a new course every time I play it.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Fun Course

This is a really fun course with 3 9-hole options to choose from. The course is well kept and the greens are pretty awesome! Fast with lots of break and lag putts. Pretty average price for the quality, but worth the few extra bucks.

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

Great layout with some nice challenges.

This is the first time for me at this course. I really liked the area where the course is constructed. The nature area and bike paths that the course follows makes for an atmosphere that is Colorado.

I walked the course. The course is in very good shape, particularly just entering into the spring. Who ever designed the course has a passion for bunkers because there are a lot, and I found a lot of them. However, they are well maintained, so I can only complain about my inability to avoid them. The greens are in good shape, and reasonably fast.

The only downside for me was the pace of play, and that wasn't surprising given the great weather. The course was full. Because the other three persons in the foursome I was paired into failed to show up, I spent a lot of time waiting as a single in a course full of foursomes.

I would definitely play here again.

Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

It's early so the fairways were rolling. Greens haven't been cut yet so they were alittlebumpy

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good

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