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Prairie Bluff Public Golf Club

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19433 Renwick Rd
Crest Hill, IL 60441-2899, United States

Prairie Bluff is owned and operated by the Lockport Township Park District and located just south of Lewis University. This 237-acre Roger Packard / Andy North design opened in 1998 and features four sets of tees, fairways lined with prairie grass, ten lakes, over 40 bunkers, and a large practice facility that includes a range with grass tees.

Small-to-large group outings are easily accommodated by this course, with advance reservation. Non-resident walking rates are $36 weekdays and $44 weekends.

Course Details
GPS Mapped:Yes what is this?
Greens Fees (including cart):
   Weekday:$50 - $59
   Weekend:$50 - $59
   9-hole fees available anytime.
General Manager:Steve Lunde (DoGO)
Superintendent:Luke Strojny
Guest Policy:open
Dress Code:Collared Shirt (No Denim)
Season Start:April
Season End:November
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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  MANNYBUNCIO - 10/2/14
Beautiful course!! Links!!
  leeroy62377 - 8/5/13
Not too challenging unless windy, cute cart girls and decently maintained. Played after a rain storm the previous night and the course drys out well
  sam004 - 5/26/12
Links like course, Fomerly a cornfield in the shadow of a prison, not much scenery. Limted bev cart service. Water staions every few holes. Course is open and not overly challenging, unless you play on a windy day. Without many trees to offer protection from the wind, the course plays much tougher. The course is in good shape. Somewhat pricey for what you get as a non resident.
  mcarlson0522 - 3/20/12
Excellent course and in great shape. Not the toughest courses, but again if you're striking the ball any course can give you a problem. I'm a longer hitter but sometimes not too straight. I ate this course up since I didn't have to punch out at all when I missed the fairway. Overall this course is absolutely fun to play.
  Frugalgolfer - 10/5/11
Nice public course, reasonably priced for the area. Had lots of rangers keeping pace & helping look for errant balls. Nice staff and maintenance was great. Looks like it gets lots of play. Drove 40 miles to play and wasn't disappointed. Might play again next year
  Silly10rabbit - 7/15/11
  Irishgolfer436 - 6/18/10
most under-rated golf course in Chicago-land area. never been disappointed.
  Gskiba - 5/15/10
When the wind blows the course can be quite challenging, otherwise it is a fairly straightforward layout for the Chicagoland area. Practice area with top notch grass tees is an added bonus.

The Statesville Prison w/ echoing blasts from the shooting range is a fun diversion.
  cmlltan - 9/29/13
  BCAnderson - 10/12/12
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Best Score: 71

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Score Golfer Date
72 Irishgolfer436 6/26/09
74 Mac_09 8/8/12
74 ronm17 6/23/15
76 VNutz 6/25/11
76 ilovepinktaco 5/17/09
77 kevinkayser 4/7/12
76 markwu2 10/24/09
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