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Address: 1205 Pizzini Way, Anaconda, MT
Phone Number: +1 406-563-5989
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Activities: Golfing
Description: Like a Phoenix rising from the ashes, the Old Works has been reborn on the...
Like a Phoenix rising from the ashes, the Old Works has been reborn on the site of Anaconda's historic century old copper smelter. The first course ever built on a Federal EPA Superfund site, Nicklaus incorporated many historic relics in his design. With its affordability, course conditioning and friendly service, Old Works is quickly building a reputation as one of the premiere, daily fee golf experiences in the Northwest region.
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Exquisite scenic Golfing

The course itself is magnigficent - using leftover black slag from the Anaconda smelting operations - certainly a different look for a course and quite beautiful. Food is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Missoula, Montana
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Missoula, Montana
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450 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The course itself is magnigficent - using leftover black slag from the Anaconda smelting operations - certainly a different look for a course and quite beautiful. Food is available via a roving cart, grab & go sandwiches and full meals in the house resturant.

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Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is a top rate course with the very unique feature of "black sand" in the bunkers. The sand is actually copper slag from the local mine but plays like real sand. The course is an excellent track and is pretty straight forward is you haven't played it before. It offers tees that appeal to all level of golfers. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

I just returned from my first trip to Old Works this year. The course is in perfect and I mean perfect shape. It is a great value and the staff is superb. I highly recommend it to all golfers.

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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Every year my golf girls and I take a golf adventure. This time we did Old Works, Fairmont and St. Regis. Old Works was the best. If you are in the Idaho/Montana area and you have your clubs handy it's worth the drive to play there. If you are not a great golfer like me, you will probably end up... More 

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Anaconda, Montana
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4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My son and I met to play 18 holes and yet again, we had a great time. I don't do this often, but it affords us a chance to get together and visit. I simply love he way the course is carved out under the cliffs and ledges of this area of Anaconda. They have done a wonderful job of... More 

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Montana
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28 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I count my blessings at the courses throughout the world that I have had the privilege of visiting and continue to think of Old Works as one of my favorites. My opinion is the Golden Bear did it right when he looked over this former copper refinery and used its history as an integral part of the course design. He... More 

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Billings, Montana
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49 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I was nervous about playing this course because I'm not that good at golf. I loved it. This is a world class course.

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Ryan S, General Manager at Old Works, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! Glad you had a great time. Hope to see you again next season! More 

Blackfoot, Idaho
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53 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This is one of my favorite courses to play. We make a semi-annual pilgrimage to Anaconda to play Old Works in the spring and again in the late fall. Five sets of tee boxes allow for the player to determine how difficult they want their round to be. I have never played from the tips as the next set of... More 

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Ryan S, General Manager at Old Works, responded to this review

Thank you for the excellent feedback- we look forward to seeing you in the Spring! More 

Idaho
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107 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Another great Jack Nicklaus designed course. Built on what was a super-fund site, the surrounding landscape is dotted with the ruins of smelters that once spoiled the area. Green Fees are reasonable and you can book tee times on-line well in advance. Several of the holes look simple enough (such as hole number 2) but the design of the fairways... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Old Works is a combination of beautiful landscaping and mining history. It is a well run course that was pleasant and challenging to play. We are already talking of making another trip next year.

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