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3.6
68 Reviews (68)
5 Stars
12
4 Stars
18
3 Stars
28
2 Stars
7
1 Stars
3
Conditions
3.5
Value
4.4
Layout
3.7
Friendliness
4.2
Pace
3.9
Amenities
3.4
86.7%
Recommend this course
46 out of 68 reviews
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3.0
1 Reviews (1)
5 Stars
0
4 Stars
0
3 Stars
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2 Stars
0
1 Stars
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Conditions
3.0
Value
5.0
Layout
3.0
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.0
StaffFriendliness
4.0
100.0%
Recommend this course
1 out of 1 reviews
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3.8
5 Reviews (5)
5 Stars
1
4 Stars
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Conditions
3.8
Value
4.8
Layout
3.8
Pace
3.8
Amenities
3.6
StaffFriendliness
4.2
100.0%
Recommend this course
5 out of 5 reviews
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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 72
Length 5774 yards
Slope 116
Rating 68.9
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Afton Alps Golf Course
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Blue 72 5774 yards 68.9 116
White 72 5549 yards 67.7 114
White (W) 72 5549 yards 72.8 127
Red (W) 72 4744 yards 68.4 117
Scorecard for Afton Alps
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 68.8/117 355 180 315 493 346 492 511 303 203 3198 358 283 162 267 345 130 477 317 286 2625 5823
White M: 67.7/114 W: 72.8/127 343 147 304 455 330 476 499 298 190 3042 347 263 152 258 340 120 452 307 275 2514 5556
Red W: 68.4/117 283 128 267 395 289 395 439 288 160 2644 297 263 146 216 276 115 377 272 260 2222 4866
Handicap 3 15 17 1 13 7 5 9 11 14 12 16 10 4 18 2 8 6
Par 4 3 4 5 4 5 5 4 3 37 4 4 3 4 4 3 5 4 4 35 72

Course Details

Year Built 1989
Golf Season Open: 4/01 Closed: 11/01

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Proper golf attire required.

Reviews

3.6
68 Reviews (68)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
19th Hole Scenic Views 6
Course Challenges Include:
Elevation Changes 13
Narrow Fairways 11
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 16
Locals 8
This Course's Location is:
Worth the Drive 6

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Skill Intermediate
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3.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
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4.0
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Close and fun

I have played Afton a few times now and I keep coming back for the challenge and the friendly staff. It has lots of blind shots and elevation changes which make it a challenge for any one. The course was in good shape and there is lots of scenic views.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Conditions Average
Value Good
Layout Fair
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Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great front nine and funky back

Please with the first nine. Great condition on fairway and greens. Back nine is average condition.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Beautiful Fall Colors and Course

We enjoyed playing the open front 9 and the picturesque back nine - like two different experiences but both great!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Beginner
Plays Once every three months
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great course for the money

I'm a newer golfer and have a very busy life. this course is quiet to relax and gives you a good challenge of needing to have control of your shot and picking the right club especially on the back 9 where the greens can be surrounded by drop offs that if your off by a little your needing to take a drop. I'd recommend for anyone who's looking for a good course at an affordable price.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
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Previously Played
Conditions Fair
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
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Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
2.0
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First Time Playing

Soccer or golf course

This course has forgotten about the golfer. We were five holes in to the round when we were asked to hurry up. Keep in mind we were ahead of pace. A few holes later we had to wait for a group of soccer golfers playing thru our fairway. This course is so poorly set out you have to carry a zerrox copy of notes they hand out to have any idea where to go. Very disappointed in this course. Will not play there again.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Poor
Friendliness Poor
Pace Average
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Good Variety

The front nine is a lot of back-and-forth golf. Not much trouble and not much to think about - just hit your drives far and have a wedge in on your approach.

A lot of people complain about the back nine, but if you consider it a short course back 9, it's a lot of fun. Lots of tricky shots and great rolling hills.

Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Long Course, Nice Views, Not your Average Snooty Golf Club

This course is managed by Vail Resort's who own Afton Alps Ski Hill and Training Center in Afton as well as many other much larger Skiing Resorts on Mountains in various states. Keep that in mind when you go to play a course at their ski hill. Its a nice course in my opinion. The Staff is all very friendly and down to earth, prices weren't bad for a round with a cart. The drink wagon made multiple rounds to make sure we were taken care of. The course isn't a super high tier course but it allows for a more laid back game of golf, one that you would bring your friends out to just simply have a good time and not be hassled by the more serious golfers who get angered at the inconvenience of having to wait for people. I like this course because the back 9 are along the tops of the ski-hills that I used to ski on back in the day and the views are magnificent! I will definitely be back for more.

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Overall great for the money

This course is great. The front 9 is very friendly. The back 9 is the most challenging, be prepared to lose some balls if you don't hit the right shot. Greens are a bit slow but leaves room for error. Staff is very friendly.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
3.0
First Time Playing
Windy weather
Used cart

Old duffer

The staff was very friendly and helpful. I found the front nine to be interesting and fun to play, The back nine was horrible. There were a number of blind shots and there was equipment everywhere. The course is not very well marked so we spent time finding the next hole. I would play the front nine again and pass on the back.

Conditions Fair
Value Average
Layout Fair
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Half golf course, half ski slope

The front nine of this course was very nice and I would recommend that to anyone. The back nine was a mess. There was construction equipment all over the place, there was construction going on under the Ski lifts, it was very difficult to find where the next hole was. It was a mess and I would never recommend it to anyone nor will I ever play that back nine again.

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

Great Day!

We had a good time, nice people in the club house & great weather too.
It was a fun first trip to see the area where I used to ski years ago. We'll be back!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Good
Amenities Fair
Played On
Skill Intermediate
1.0
Previously Played

Would NEVER recommend

The pace of play at this course was horrible due to no rangers enforcing any sort of pace. There were multiple holes that were marked 50 yards further than they actually were. On the back nine there was not a silver for hole where I couldn't hear heavy machinery, and the grounds crew did not stop while playing your ball. Overall very disappointed and would not recommend to anyone, ever. Save yourself some time and money and play somewhere else.

Conditions Poor
Value Fair
Layout Poor
Friendliness Good
Pace Fair
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Mahhh...

This course was almost average. We (2 people) go in a round of 9 holes plus cart for $32 total. It was worth playing for that value but I am so glad that we did not pay full price. There are much nicer courses in the area for equivalent pricing.

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

Fun course

Fun course to play, front nine pretty wide open, back nine will require accurate shots as you go through the ski slopes. You will usually see some wildlife on the course.

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