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“Best Golf in Utah” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Southgate Golf Club

Southgate Golf Club
1975 S Tonaquint Drive, St. George, UT
(435) 627-4440
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Ranked #20 of 27 Attractions in St. George
Type: Golf Courses
Activities: Golfing
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Owner description: Southgate is a great course for those looking for an enjoyable round of golf as opposed to a brutal test of your skills. Southgate also features a game improvement center with award-winning PGA professionals and instruction programs.A great walking course, the front nine requires accuracy to sucessfully negotiate the waterways. Eight out of the nine holes on the front nine feature either a lake or the Santa Clara River as scenic challenges to par. The back 9, slightly longer than the front nine, adds the element of risk and reward which allows the player to recover shots lost on the front nine. Southgate Golf Club is a par-70 layout which is enjoyable for all levels of ability.
St. George, Utah
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“Best Golf in Utah”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2013

27 holes of the best golf I have experienced. You can golf almost every day you are here. This is a City owned public course and is very cheap to play. I will do it again.

Visited March 2013
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Toronto
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“Very enjoyable round”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

This is a municipal style course and it plays well. For the price, it's very nice ($25 on EZlinks.com). It helps to play with someone who has been there before because there are several holes that are pretty blind off the tee. We found the greens true and the fairways in good condition.

Visited October 2012
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St. George, Utah
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“Nice, Short Course”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

This is a very nice course that will make you feel like a big hitter. Even though the yardage is short, the holes are tricky enough to make it a challenge. Most of the par 5's are reachable in 2, and if you've never had an eagle in your life, play the whites as you'll get two chances on 17 and 18.

Visited October 2012
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Carlsbad, California
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“bargain and lovely”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

where can two people play for $18 with a cart on a nice course with views and in great shape...we joined two locals after a few holes and they could not have been nicer, pointing out targets to aim for.....st george is booming and we can understand why.

Visited August 2012
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Elk Grove, California
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“A fun day of golf”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We visited St. George and were staying at a timeshare that was right off the 1st fairway. We walked to the clubhouse, got a cart and we were off. The front 9 is flat, built around the Virgin River and a few little lakes and requires relatively accurate shots. The back 9 is in the hills between houses and has great views.

I played with a low skilled partner and so we teed off from the white tees. What a great time I had. A few of the par 4s are short enough to reach, or at least come close and number 8 entices with a tee shot over a lake to the green. If you're capable, I'd say go for it.

On the back 9 there is a 374 yard par 5 (from the whites), a great opportunity for a shot at an eagle, although a twinge of guilt would accompany it.

The staff was very friendly, the price was right and the location, for me, was perfect.

Visited July 2012
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