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Hickory Ridge Public Golf Center

Closed Now: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Beautifully-Designed, Well-Maintained Golf Course

This course is incredibly well maintained round the year. Even in the driest, hottest summer, it is... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Guba D
Nicest golf course we played in the Carbondale area

I highly recommend playing this course. The courses condition was excellent. Multiple tee boxes... read more

Reviewed April 28, 2017
Jim D
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Mar 4, 2018
“Beautifully-Designed, Well-Maintained Golf Course”
Apr 28, 2017
“Nicest golf course we played in the Carbondale area”
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2727 West Glenn Road, Carbondale, IL 62901
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This course is incredibly well maintained round the year. Even in the driest, hottest summer, it is hard to find a sizable bare spot in the course. Unlike the near totally flat terrain of the surrounding area, this course has adequate ups and downs to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed April 28, 2017

I highly recommend playing this course. The courses condition was excellent. Multiple tee boxes make the course playable for golfers of all skill levels. Plently of water and tress in which to loose golf balls. Staff was very friendly. Good valu for the green fee....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 24, 2016

This golf course is in great proximity to the town in comparison to the other golf courses in the area. The course however is a little pricey in my opinion. The holes are average to say the least but there isn't anything fancy or over...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Great golf course in Southern Illinois. Public,well maintained with a variety of challenges for novice and scratch golfers. Restaurant on site serves great lunches. Burgers and the fish sandwiches are excellent. Good lodging and dining choices in nearby Carbondale. Close to Southern IL Wine Trail...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank deckcat
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Best condition golf course south of I-70. and great fun to play!! No other course in Southern Illinois compares to it. The little jewel for Carbondale, owned and operated by the Carbondale Park District

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed October 18, 2015

Played Hickory Ridge for the first time in years and was impressed with how much this course has matured over the years--it is a course that requires some pre-swing thinking as every hole is a dogleg. Unfortunately the greens had been "punched" the day before...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Been there a couple times this year and every time I was there whoever was working in the pro house just acted like they hated being there much and hates that you were there too. I do however enjoy the course but will not be...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank Smitty_217
Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

Zoysia grass makes for a lush, beautifully landscaped course. Nestled in a wooded area with ample hills and water features, Hickory Ridge course is equally challenging and a true representation of Southern Illinois nature. Fairways and greens are in great shape. Large driving range!

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Reviewed April 2, 2012

The course has a little bit for everyone, long/short holes, elevation changes etc. A nice range and clubhouse. Favorite public course in Southern Illinois.

Date of experience: September 2011
1  Thank guy15
Reviewed October 22, 2011

Very nice setting for a golf course. Set back in the woods with running streams, water, fall leaves, etc. Greens are in great shape and challeging course from all tee boxes. Thanks to Mike Curtis and the staff out there for a great day of...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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