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Old Greenwood Golf Course

12915 Fairway Drive, Truckee, CA 96161
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Ranked #13 of 22 attractions in Truckee
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
Most recent review
- Jun 7, 2014
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estes park,co.
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Everything at this course is fantastic except course time management. We played on a Friday. In a shrinking market, you would think the #1 priority once customers on are on course is to speed or expedite play. We literally waited on every shot during this 5 hour plus round. There were holes where there were 4 -4some on the same... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Always in perfect condition,this is my favorite course in the area. Not an easy course to play so think twice if you are a beginner. A little on the expensive side but most courses in this area are. Gorgeous scenery and friendly staff its worth the price. September is the best month to visit thr Lake Tahoe area!

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Concord, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

...though I wasn't sure why it was "Cart Path Only". This added quite some time to the round. Also, no facility for food/drink after the 9th.... despite this would probably play it again.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Kids were a little rambunctious, but the staff is so friendly and nice, that we didn't feel too bad about our poorly behaved children. The pool is so kid friendly and it made our afternoons very restful and enjoyable.

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Top Contributor
150 reviews 150 reviews
25 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

This Truckee course is well designed and not for beginners. Be sure to select a tee that is appropriate for your level so that you, as well as those behind you, can enjoy the day. Prices are variable but you can usually snag a deal if you are a member of the NCGA.

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

My partner and I come to the Tahoe area once a year and play 4 or 5 course in the Truckee area. Old Greenwood stands out by far, as our worst experience on a very nice course. Instead of offering a quality golf experience at a fairly expensive 150 dollars, it seems management is more concerned with cramming as many... More

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Mansfield, Texas
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Absolutely loved the course and facility. Great Nicklaus design. Challenging, yet playable by all level of golfers.

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Placerville, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

Father-in-Law has a timeshare & we stay frequently. I hear the golfing is very good, I don't golf so I don't know. The area is very beautiful, amazing views & great fun either in summer (using the pool, water slides & gym) or winter (snow shoeing). Different size cabins available, some have an outdoor BBQ &/or a Hot Tub. Furnished... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

I ave played this course now 5 times and it gets better every time. The layout is challenging but fair. Back 9 has a little more character than the front. It is always in great shape. As the summer goes a long, the greens get a little faster, which I prefer. Cant say enough about the staff. They really make... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We played Old Greenwood Friday 7th at 1.10 pm. The welcome in pro shop, restaurant and cart pull in was extremely friendly and efficient. We reported into the starter well within 40 minutes and we ready to go when called. We found that our slot was given to a two and worse than that there was a 5 playing in... More

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