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Address: 1551 Marchbanks Dr, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-2158
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+1 925-939-7372
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Designed by Robert Muir Graves in 1968, this public nine-hole golf course...

Designed by Robert Muir Graves in 1968, this public nine-hole golf course has Bent Grass greens and no water hazards.

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The course was just OK. Fairways not in great shape, greens slow and a bit rough. Lots of sand (if you can call it that) to compensate for the very short course. Paid $48 for 2... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2016
khub79
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Walnut Creek, California
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Danville, California
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't always have the time to play a whole round, so this is the place to get in nine holes. I find you can almost always get on....and the greenery restaurant has the best food!

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Pleasanton, California
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480 reviews
119 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

The par 3 right next to the Ygnacio Valley road and the last hole where the green is totally surrounded by bunkers make this more challenging than it needs to be. Other options are much better for those who and not that good.

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Walnut Creek, California
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175 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed May 22, 2016

The course was just OK. Fairways not in great shape, greens slow and a bit rough. Lots of sand (if you can call it that) to compensate for the very short course. Paid $48 for 2 to walk 9 holes. I would much prefer to pay a bit more to play 18 with cart at Boundary Oaks. On a positive... More 

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Thank khub79
Walnut Creek, CA
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53 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed April 25, 2016

This place serves large portions for a very reasonable price. Great place for lunch. Or after golf. Good beer selection.

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Thank mwill210
Oakland, California
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171 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2015

This 9-hole, par 34 course has three par 3's,five par 4's and one par 5 that will let you hit a variety of shots both long and short. The holes are interesting and playing the course will not take you all day. It gets hot in the summer, so try to play either early or late in the day. There... More 

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Concord, California
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65 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed March 15, 2015

Love this place, unlike most 9 hole courses, there is a ton of variety here. Par 3,4 and 5 and a mixed terrain. The added bonus is a great sports bar restaurant on site when you are finished with your round.

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Thank Mudrazo
Phoenix, Arizona
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421 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2014

It is a fun golf course with two different side to play. it is slow as they get 90K rounds a year. It has some good food there, the green are always good but it is a heavy played GC.

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Thank DD19351
Walnut Creek, California
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146 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed June 17, 2014

If you suck at golf, this is the course for you. Nine holes and mostly short ones. One par 5 and 3 par 3s. Watch out for the really short par 3 next to Ygnacio Valley Rd. - pull it or skull it and you're smashing passing cars. This course can really play slow as the skill level of the... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed January 16, 2014

Played here with some friends while I was home for the holidays and really enjoyed it. For the moeny, the course has good value and is in pretty good shape. Course is relatively wide open and makes for a pretty fun round, would certainly come back next time I'm in town.

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Thank JOHN J
Bay Area, CA
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123 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed December 17, 2013

This course is a little jewel near Ygnacio Valley Rd. and Heather Farms. While not rated a touch course, there are several holes that will challenge even a good golfer(which I'm not). The golf folks are very friendly. They let you play as twosomes, and generally the play is quick. Once in awhile you'll get some slow folks but it's... More 

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