We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Rawls Course

3720 4th Street, Lubbock, TX 79415
806 742-4653
Website
Improve this listing
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #11 of 30 Attractions in Lubbock
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
Most recent review
- Oct 12, 2014
Write a Review

13 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    11
    2
    0
    0
    0
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Granbury, Texas
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Definitely one of the best public golf courses in the state. Easily accessible to Texas Tech. We both had an enjoyable roundl

Was this review helpful? Yes
Granbury, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Course is challenging, lots of ways to get into trouble. This makes the course one of the best in Texas.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lubbock, Texas
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This course was designed for the collegate golf team at Texas Tech. It has many sandtraps and few level spots. The prevailing West Texas wind makes a challange for all golfers. One of the best courses in West Texas.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Carlsbad NM
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
21 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Played while wife and kids went shopping. Rather busy that weekend.The Marshell came up to me and apologized for the slow play. Had a nice converstion with him. He told me there were close to 100 sand bunkers on the course. I told him tha I believed him. I was on number 5 and hit about 30 by then. He... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lubbock, Texas
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

The Rawls is a top notch college course which although advertised as for everyone is not for beginners or those who have trouble with bunkers and mobility. In excellent shape now that under non university management.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

The Rawls course is a great Links style golf course. Very challenging golf course but beware of the bunkers. Beautifully designed but treacherous if you land in them. The greens are slick and challenging. The views and landscape are incredible. Very unexpected and not like a lot of the flat areas of Lubbock. The food in the clubhouse was very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

Enjoyed playing at a top ranked golf course in the state of Texas. Enjoyed the great golf tournament that I played in.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lubbock, Texas
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
18 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

The Rawls Golf Course looks like a miniature piece of the Caprock of West Texas with lots of hills and valleys. A links course that will challenge your ability to miss the bunkers and find the fairway. Bunkers that play like canyons. Water hazards that call your ball. If it was easy we wouldn't play here.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Texas
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
27 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

Lots of rolling terrain which was a surprise in Lubbock. Troon Golf manages the course so you get everything Troon Golf delivers from conditions to the clubhouse. Plays like a links course, especially when the wind is up. Very playable for all levels yet challenging at the same time. And the green fee on a Wednesday morning was $33 -... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Amarillo, Texas
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

challenging course in great shape. Laid back atmosphere. Fairly difficult for a 25 handicap, but I managed to stay out of the pot bunkers all day. Love the clubhouse with patio, good food & service.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed The Rawls Course also viewed

 

Been to The Rawls Course? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing