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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Par 72
Length 6769 yards
Slope 138
Rating 73.0
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Championship/Black 72 6769 yards 73.0 138
Back/Blue 72 6343 yards 71.1 131
Combo Blue/White 72 5980 yards 69.4 127
White/Middle (W) 72 5664 yards 72.0 125
White/Middle 72 5664 yards 67.7 123
Combo White/Gold 72 5382 yards 66.4 117
Combo White/Gold (W) 72 5382 yards 71.4 127
Gold/Forward 72 4994 yards 64.3 116
Gold/Forward (W) 72 4994 yards 69.7 122
Combo Gold/Silver (W) 72 4654 yards 67.0 121
Combo Gold/Silver 72 4654 yards 62.7 115
Silver/Front 72 4353 yards 61.8 111
Silver/Front (W) 72 4353 yards 65.1 116
Scorecard for Woods/Birches
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: 71.8/127 352 214 400 561 418 373 146 566 418 3448 405 498 193 387 369 174 390 525 380 3321 6769
Blue M: 69.9/124 325 172 381 485 394 370 137 541 410 3215 389 485 163 379 356 144 352 496 365 3129 6344
Blue/White M: 68.5/118 325 135 323 485 394 324 137 541 326 2990 335 485 163 379 334 144 352 448 350 2990 5980
White M: 67.2/113 316 135 323 454 340 324 103 470 326 2791 335 460 131 337 334 140 338 448 350 2873 5664
White/Gold M: 65.5/109 W: 70.6/119 290 135 323 454 308 260 73 470 326 2639 317 460 115 329 297 109 310 448 328 2713 5352
Gold M: 63.9/108 W: 68.7/114 290 121 313 375 308 260 73 394 304 2438 317 382 115 329 297 109 310 369 328 2556 4994
Gold/Silver M: 62.4/105 W: 67.2/111 290 94 255 375 308 254 73 394 248 2291 268 382 115 258 297 109 310 369 255 2363 4654
Silver M: 62.1/101 W: 65.6/109 228 94 255 351 260 254 73 362 248 2125 268 382 113 258 255 103 254 340 255 2228 4353
Handicap 15 13 7 11 5 1 17 9 3 16 14 8 12 6 2 18 10 4
Par 4 3 4 5 4 4 3 5 4 36 4 5 3 4 4 3 4 5 4 36 72
Handicap (W) 13 15 1 7 11 5 17 3 9 14 16 2 8 12 6 18 4 10

Course Details

Year Built 1998
Fairways Bent Grass
Greens Bent Grass
Golf Season Open: 5/15 Closed: 9/01
Architect Bruce Matthews Jerry Matthews (1998) Ray Hearn (1998)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs No
GPS No

Practice/Instruction

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

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No

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Birchwood, unlike many "equity" share clubs, initially required property purchase for membership. There were varying lots of different sizes, some "buildable" others merely membership lots; prices were set accordingly. The problem the is that the club experienced some questionable financial decisions by board and management that resulted in property values plummeting - to the point of being worthless. What the club chose to do to compensate for the downfall was implement bylaws that forced members, at the time they cared to resign their memberships, to pay a $15,000 buyout fee. And, additionally, should the family member who originally joined not buy their way out, upon their death the membership passed on to their family. Not an enticing way for a club to go about its business. Member Beware, and read the bylaws fine print

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Member beware

Birchwood, unlike many "equity" share clubs, initially required property purchase for membership. There were varying lots of different sizes, some "buildable" others merely membership lots; prices were set accordingly. The problem the is that the club experienced some questionable financial decisions by board and management that resulted in property values plummeting - to the point of being worthless. What the club chose to do to compensate for the downfall was implement bylaws that forced members, at the time they cared to resign their memberships, to pay a $15,000 buyout fee. And, additionally, should the family member who originally joined not buy their way out, upon their death the membership passed on to their family. Not an enticing way for a club to go about its business. Member Beware, and read the bylaws fine print

Value Poor
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Just a thought

Birchwood initially required property purchase for membership. There were varying lots of different sizes, some “buildable” others merely membership lots; prices were set accordingly. The problem is the club had a decade of poor financial decisions by the management and board of directors that resulted in property values plummeting - to the point of being worthless. What the club chose to do to compensate for the downfall was implement bylaws that forced members, at the time they cared to resign their memberships, to pay a $15,000 buyout fee. And, additionally, should the family member who originally joined not buy their way out, upon their death the membership passed on to their family. Member beware and read the fine print

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Member beware

Birchwood, unlike many "equity" share clubs, initially required property purchase for membership. There were varying lots of different sizes, some "buildable" others merely membership lots; prices were set accordingly. The problem the is that the club experienced some questionable financial decisions by board and management that resulted in property values plummeting - to the point of being worthless. What the club chose to do to compensate for the downfall was implement bylaws that forced members, at the time they cared to resign their memberships, to pay a $15,000 buyout fee. And, additionally, should the family member who originally joined not buy their way out, upon their death the membership passed on to their family. Not an enticing way for a club to go about its business. Member Beware, and read the bylaws fine print

Value Poor
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Just a thought

Birchwood initially required property purchase for membership. There were varying lots of different sizes, some “buildable” others merely membership lots; prices were set accordingly.. The problem was the club had a decade of poor financial decisions by the management and board of directors that resulted in property values plummeting - to the point of being worthless. What the club chose to do to compensate for the downfall was implement bylaws that forced members, at the time they cared to resign their memberships, to pay a $15,000 buyout fee. And, additionally, should the family member who originally joined not buy their way out, upon their death the membership passed on to their family. A cautionary tale, beware member

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