River Pointe Country Club - Red/White Course

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3.1
Value
1.6
Layout
3.0
Friendliness
3.1
Pace
1.4
Amenities
3.0
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 6539
Slope 124
Rating 71.3
Type Public
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 72 6539 yards 71.3 124
Green 72 6272 yards 70.1 121
Yellow 72 6086 yards 69.2 119
Orange (W) 72 5328 yards 70.5 120
Scorecard for Red/White
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: 71.9/122 402 393 187 378 468 549 355 312 143 3187 406 374 493 133 408 181 537 400 420 3352 6539
Green M: 70.5/120 395 373 174 368 441 519 350 305 135 3060 393 357 485 123 397 161 519 365 412 3212 6272
Yellow M: 66.0/112 340 340 162 348 428 490 255 295 95 2753 350 345 420 113 387 151 519 350 370 3005 5758
Orange W: 69.4/119 335 315 118 301 414 457 251 252 91 2534 313 260 417 103 332 141 420 290 290 2566 5100
Handicap 1 5 15 13 7 3 9 11 17 2 6 16 14 8 4 10 12 18
Par 4 4 3 4 5 5 4 4 3 36 4 4 5 3 4 3 5 4 4 36 72

Course Details

Year Built 1998
Golf Season Open: 3/15 Closed: 11/15
Architect Ken Killian

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Collared Shirt Required.

Reviews

1.5
12
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Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
1.0
Previously Played

Slooooooooooooow.

Nothing but fairweather players.

Left after 1 hole. 40 minutes after teeing off.

Conditions Average
Value Poor
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Country Club course

I play this course quite a bit. Definitely one of the better courses in the area. Good value for a course that was previously a private country club.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 250 Contributor
First Time Playing

This is a hidden gem

I will be playing this course many times next year. One of the best courses I have played this year, it was like being at a country club. This is the first time I played this course and it will not be the last, you can count on that.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

GREAT VALUE

NICE COURSE, RARELY BUSY, HAS 3 NINES SO USUALLY NEVER GETS BACKED UP, WAS IN GREAT SHAPE

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice change of pace

While I generally play at Aberdeen or Sandy Pines, River Pointe was nice. Some challenging holes, nice staff.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing

Excellent greens

Very good value worth the drive greens true and slick

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

Greens are tough, but are not to the point of being unplayable

Great course for value. Good shape and challenging

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played

Northwest Indiana's Best Kept Secret

I was a member of River Pointe when it was a private club and returning there was like going home. I played the Blue and White courses and found them to be in better shape now than they ever were when it was private. The new owner however is letting a great asset go to waste. The clubhouse is beautiful but closed.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
2.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Owner's son held up the course with his group of 5

If it wasn't for the owner's son's complete lack of respect to the paying customers, this would have been a good course. He and his 4 buddies held many golfers up so they could have their own group of 5. As my group of 2!! caught them at a tee box the 5th golfer had just taken his 4th shot off the tee box. They all looked at us and drove off. I went to the club house and explained this, this is when nobody wanted to do anything because " it's the owner's son" Well owner's son... I will never play this course again because of your arrogance and lack of respect for paying customers.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Greens are in good shape

Pace was terrible, I was a single on a Wed afternoon, and it took forever. There isn't a ranger but some guys drive around on carts but they serve no purpose. At one time on a par 5 there were four groups on the hole, and one gentlemen stopped to make a joke instead of inquiring or doing anything about the pace. They seemed to be only using 18 of the 27 holes available.

Conditions Poor
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Fair
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