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About

Holes 9
Type Public
Style Executive
Par 32
Length 2000 yards
Slope N/A
Rating 30.7

Course Details

Year Built 1974
Fairways Bent Grass/Poa Annua Grass
Greens Bent Grass/Poa Annua Grass
Golf Season Open: 4/01 Closed: 11/01
Architect Joel Goldstrand Kevin Norby (2014)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Golf Simulator Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Indoor Practice Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Bar, Restaurant

Available Facilities

Banquet Facilities

Reviews

4.0
2 Reviews (2)
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Reviews 106
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 100 Contributor
Minnesota Advisor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Enjoyable Parkland Style Course

I can’t believe that I’ve lived in this area for about 30 years and had never played Bunker Hills Golf Course. The course is famous as the location of the Minnesota Golf Hall of Fame and has been the venue of many state and national tournaments and qualifiers. But I finally played it, and am glad I did. The course comprises three separate nines called North, East and West. The eighteen I played was East-West, so this review does not address the North nine. There are five tees ranging from 6,991 yards down to 5,517 yards. Choose the appropriate tee and hit away! The parkland style course is set on gently rolling terrain with no major elevation changes. Fairways are wide and tree-lined, with a mix of mature evergreens and hardwoods. Most of the greens are fairly large, undulating, moderately fast, and well-protected by at least two bunkers. Right and left doglegs, with only a few relatively straight fairways, will test your shotmaking skills. There are a few fairway bunkers, but those are strategically well-placed. The par 3 third hole on the East nine features a green that is 52 yards deep, so you may find yourself with a 100 foot putt if you don’t choose the right club off the tee. An interesting feature of our round was the similarity of the final holes of each nine. These are both left doglegs. The East 9th hole is 361 yards from the white tee. A small pond guards the inside of the dogleg, and two bunkers will find balls that go straight and through the fairway. Similarly, the 9th hole on the West nine is 351 yards from the white tee. Here, a bunker guards the inside of the dogleg, and a really well-placed bunker caught two balls from our foursome that went a little too far and a little too straight. I really enjoyed playing this course and will try to make up for not having played it before by returning in the near future to try the North nine!

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 54
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 500 Contributor
Minnesota Advisor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Just about perfect

This is a nice place, it is well groomed and offers a challenge. It is a little confusing navigating from hole to hole, especially when you are near the clubhouse. You can end up on the wrong hole or be at a totally different course (North, West, East). Directions are not marked very well but you will eventually figure it out. They are currently going through renovations, so scorecards don't have any pictures, and you will be teeing off from the fairway which is not ideal. I can give it a pass since its a quick renovation but it is definitely weird. They have white sand bunkers, which i love, and brand new carts with GPS. The restaurant is awesome, very cool cabin feel with great food. Their range and practice putting green is top class. Very nice set up. Nice pro shop with plenty of items to choose from. I will be back. Hopefully after the renovations are complete.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Fair
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
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