Palmetto, Florida
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Buffalo Creek Golf Course

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8100 Erie Rd
Palmetto, FL 34221-9415, United States

Buffalo Creek GC is a large, links-flavored Ron Garl design in northeast Manatee County on East 69th Street / Erie Road. The course is set in a natural environment with no adjoining houses.

Some time around 1997, the nines were reversed, but in November of 2011, the course owners reversed the nines again, so the course now plays in the original sequence.

Course Details
GPS Mapped:Yes what is this?
Greens Fees (including cart):
   Weekday:$40 - $49
   Weekend:$40 - $49
General Manager:Gary MacDougall
Superintendent:C. Buddy Keene II
Guest Policy:open
Dress Code:No Tanktops or Cuttoffs
Season Start:Year round
Reserved Tee Times:Online & Phone
Pro Shop :yes
Driving Range:Grass hitting surface
Short Game Practice:yes
Water Hazards:Moderate
Sand Bunkers:Moderate

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  mperry - 9/1/14
After the relaunch, greens are in perfect shape! Par 4's are challenging while the 5's are all reachable. $ hours on Labor day weekend...not bad.
  leftyjeb - 4/22/13
There are a few holes on this course that I really like (17: a challenging par 4 over water jumps to mind.) It's a fun course in that it begs you to use the driver on most holes. Pace of play was nice (Friday in April). A constant breeze made the 87-degree temps very comfy. Only complaint? Some of the greens were pretty beat. I love the staff there. They give my Dad (a member) a lot of grief, which was pretty funny.
  Gehrig438 - 3/21/12
A good local course if you can get a deal. Anything over $30 is not worth it, there are much better courses in the area for that price range. So far, the new management company is just raising prices and not adding value.
  codekeng - 2/27/12
great place to play, i enjoyed every hole. would like to go back again
  WRinaldi32 - 12/9/14
  MattRob84 - 4/13/13
  jk6 - 8/22/12
  rchem - 1/24/12
  gobuffs101 - 5/26/11
  Steve_G - 10/27/10
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Best Score: 70

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Score Golfer Date
73 JCharity 10/1/14
75 kylekubala 5/12/12
71 jale1 8/31/11
76 BMgolf 8/12/10
73 LarsA23 12/30/11
74 brojason 7/27/11
76 gobuffs101 5/27/11
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