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1.
SAWMILL CREEK

WHERE IT IS: 600 Mariner Village, Huron.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,782 yards from the blue tees; 6,368 from white tees; 5,605 from gold tees; 5,074 from red tees. PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A spectacular collection of par threes and large, fast, undulating greens. GOLF CO-DIRECTORS: Abbey Cook, A.J. Rogers. PHONE: (419) 433-3789.
FEES: Call for rates and to reserve a tee time.
WEBSITE: www.golfsawmillcreek.com
2.
THUNDERBIRD HILLS

WHERE IT IS: 1316 State Rt. 13, Huron, 1½ miles from Huron, and 6 miles from Ohio Turnpike exit 118.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: North Course — 6,371 yards; South Course — 6,347 yards. PAR: 72 (both courses).
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: The North is a park-style course with rolling hills and tree-lined fairways. The South has rolling hills with large, undulating greens and bent-grass tees, greens and fairways.
MANAGER: Kevin Taylor.
PHONE: (419) 433-4552.
FEES: 9 holes walking $14.75 weekdays, $16.75 weekends; 9 with cart $21.50 weekdays, $23.50 weekends; 18 walking $31.50 weekends; 18 with cart $41.50 weekdays, $45 weekends.
WEBSITE: www.thunderbirdgolfcourses.com
3.
VERMILION COUNTRY CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 12210 W. Lake Road, 3 miles west of Vermilion on Route 6.
TYPE OF COURSE: Semiprivate.
LENGTH: 4,655 yards (12 holes). PAR: 48.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Challenging old-style pushup greens, small in size with a variety of terrain, water on six of the nine holes and a classic finishing par 5.
PHONE: 967-3492.
FEES: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.vermilioncountryclub.net
4.
WILLOW CREEK

WHERE IT IS: 15905 Darrow Road, east of Rt. 60 in Vermilion, just south of Rt. 2 and 2 miles south of Lake Erie.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,356 yards. PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A scenic, tree-lined course with a creek and several lakes meandering throughout. Driving range. OWNER: Mike Preston.
PHONE: 967-4101.
FEES: Go online for rates.
WEBSITE: www.willowcreekgolfohio.com
5.
FOXCREEK GOLF & RACQUET CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 5445 Beavercrest Drive in Lorain, off Rt. 2 and Rt. 58 exit.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,410 yards. PAR: 71. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A course with a lot of character, plus Derby Sports Bar, beverage cart, pro shop, locker room and banquet facility.
PHONE: 282-9106, ext. 1.
FEES: Call for information and specials.
WEBSITE: www.foxcreeksports.com
6.
AQUA MARINE

WHERE IT IS: 216 Miller Road, Avon Lake. TYPE OF COURSE: Public, 9-hole par-3. PAR: 27.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Perfect course for beginners, juniors and seniors. Excellent walking course with full service bar and grill. Tee times available on the weekends.
PHONE: 933-7607.
FEES: Call for rates.
7.
SWEETBRIAR

WHERE IT IS: 750 Jaycox Road, east of Rt. 83 between Chester and Walker roads in Avon Lake.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public (daily fee).
LENGTH: 6,557 yards (Legacy 18), 6,006 yards (Sweetbriar). PAR: 72 (Legacy 18), 70 (Sweetbriar).
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: 36 holes, driving range, golf shop, full-service restaurant and bar.
PHONE: 933-9001.
FEES: Call for pricing or see website.
WEBSITE: www.sweetbriargolfclub.com
8.
AVON OAKS COUNTRY CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 32300 Detroit Road, Avon. TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 6,883 yards from the championship tees, 6,474 from the blue, 6,020 from the green, 5,720 from the white and 5,727 from the red. PAR: 72. HEAD PRO AND CLUB
MANAGER: Judd Stephenson.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Exceptionally conditioned course with consistently fast and firm greens, plus a 15-station golf range with free target greens, practice area with chipping green and practice bunker and 50-yard short game. Non-golf amenities include casual dining, state-of-the-art fitness center, four Har-Tru tennis courts, Olympic-size outdoor swimming pool, banquet halls and meeting room facilities.
PHONE: 892-0660. MEMBERSHIPS: Monthly dues from $395-$525.
WEBSITE: www.avonoakscc.com
9.
HILLIARD LAKES

WHERE IT IS: 31665 Hilliard Blvd., Westlake. TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 5,611 yards from the red tees, 5,915 from the gold, 6,389 from the white and 6,985 from the blue. PAR: 72. OWNER: Zaleski family.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Course was established in 1967 and has received a 4-star rating from Golf Digest. Challenging 18-hole layout has tree-lined fairways and strategically placed water hazards, large greens and manicured fairways guarded by more than 60 sand traps. Driving range.
PHONE: 871-9578.
FEES: Call for pricing or see website.
WEBSITE: www.hilliardlakesgc.com
10.
MEADOWOOD

WHERE IT IS: 29800 Center Ridge Road, Westlake.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Three layouts of nine holes each. The Yellow Course has water on several holes, plays to a par 36 and is over 2,635 yards. The Red Course is 1,374 yards, par 28. The White Course is 1,471 yards, par 29.
PHONE: 835-6442.
FEES: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.cityofwestlake.org/289/Meadowood-Golf-Course
11.
RED TAIL GOLF CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 4400 Lear Nagle Road, Avon. TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 6,974 yards. PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: An 18-hole championship course, full dining facility, fitness center and locker room. Cabana conveniently located by tennis courts and pool area. Patio cafe and grille for outdoor dining. HEAD PRO: Todd Company.
PHONE: 937-6018 (clubhouse), 937-6286 (pro shop).
MEMBERSHIP FEES: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.redtailgolfclub.com
12.
BOB-O-LINK

WHERE IT IS: 4141 Center Road, 3 miles north of Rt. 20 in Avon.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 3,304 yards, 2,940 yards, 3,176 yards and 2,086 yards. PARS: 36, 36, 36 and 35. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Four nine-hole courses with driving range. Lessons, outings and leagues available.
MANAGER: Bill Fitch. PROS: Joe Kris and Vicki Harshberger. SUPERINTENDENT: Brian Fitch.
PHONE: 934-6217.
FEES: Call for pricing or see website. SPECIALS: All-day golf Monday-Friday: $47 with a cart.
WEBSITE: www.bobolinkgolfcourse.com
13.
CHERRY RIDGE

WHERE IT IS: 1211 West River Road off the end of Country Club Drive just south of Midway Mall in Elyria.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public, 9 holes.
LENGTH: 2,803 yards. PAR: 35. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Challenging and fun course with small greens.
PHONE: 324-3713.
FEES: Call for rates.
14.
VALLEY OF THE EAGLES

WHERE IT IS: 1100 Gulf Road, Elyria. TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,941. PAR: 72. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A course from Nicklaus Design, the company of legend Jack Nicklaus. The Black River meanders through the entire property, with the course at the water’s edge on holes 11-18. The river comes into play on nine holes. There are a restaurant, bar and golf simulators.
GENERAL MANAGER: Ray Metz. HEAD PRO: Barry Friedman.
PHONE: 365-1411.
FEES: Call for pricing or see the website.
WEBSITE: www.valleyoftheeaglesnational.com
15.
BIG MET, LITTLE MET AND MASTICK WOODS

WHERE IT IS: BIG MET — 4811 Valley Parkway, Fairview Park.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public, 18 holes.
LENGTH: 6,481 yards from the back tees, 6,179 yards from the middle, 5,640 yards from the front. PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Gentle rolling hills, a moderate length and a number of sand bunkers that make it playable while still offering a challenge. Clubhouse with a pro shop, snack bar, practice putting green, continuous cart paths, single-rider cart for mobilitylimited golfers (call to reserve) and watered greens, tees and fairways.
PHONE: 331-1070.
FEES: Call for fees.
WEBSITE: www.clevelandmetroparks.com/golf/courses/big-metgolf-course
LITTLE MET
— 18599 Old Lorain Road, Cleveland.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public, 9 holes.
LENGTH: 2,527 yards. PAR: 35. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: The first Cleveland Metroparks course is a good place for beginners to learn the game. It’s flat with small greens and no sand or water. There is a pro shop, vending area, practice putting green, watered greens, tees and fairways.
PHONE: (216) 941-9672.
FEES: Call for fees.
WEBSITE: www.clevelandmetroparks.com/golf/courses/littlemet-golf-course
MASTICK WOODS
— 19900 Puritas Road, Cleveland.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public, 9 holes.
LENGTH: 1,900 yards. PAR: 31. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Built in 1964, this Cleveland Metroparks course is ideal for juniors, new players or those looking for a quick, leisurely game. With pro shop, snack bar and watered greens, tees and fairways.
PHONE: (216) 267-5626.
FEES: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.clevelandmetroparks.com/golf/courses/mastick -woods-golf-course
16.
SPRINGVALE

WHERE IT IS: 5871 Canterbury Road, North Olmsted.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,203 yards from the blue tees, 5,737 yards from the white, 4,811 yards from the gold and 4,689 yards from the red. PAR: 70.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Gently rolling terrain with lakes and several sand bunkers. Water comes into play on seven holes. Beverage cart and 29 sand traps.
FACILITY MANAGER: Sarah Metcalf.
PHONE: 777-0678.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend specials.
WEBSITE: www.springvalegolfcourseandballroom.com
17.
NORTH OLMSTED

WHERE IT IS: 5840 Canterbury Road, just off Butternut Ridge.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 1,702 yards. PAR: 30. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A well-manicured course with a great pace of play. Junior leagues for ages 8-13 and leagues for adults.
PHONE: 777-0220.
FEES: Check website for rates.
WEBSITE: www.northolmstedgolfclub.com
18.
ROYAL CREST

WHERE IT IS: 23310 Royalton Road (Rt. 82), Columbia Station.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,763 yards from the blue tees, 6,205 yards from the white, 5,509 from the yellow and 5,071 yards from the red. PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Tree-lined course with water hazards and raised and watered greens and tees. MANAGERS: The Madak family.
PHONE: 236-5644.
FEES: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.golfroyalcrest.com
19.
HICKORY NUT

WHERE IT IS: 23601 Royalton Road (Rt. 82), east of Rt. 252 in Columbia Station (half mile from Strongsville).
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,369 yards from the blue tees, 6,055 yards from the white, 5,486 yards from the gold and 5,266 yards from the red. PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Scenic 18-hole course spread out over almost 170 acres, heavily tree-lined with lush fairways, undulating greens, six lakes and continuous paved cart path. Air-conditioned clubhouse and updated kitchen. Driving range and golf instruction. Two large pavilions with electricity and charcoal grills. Now booking outings and leagues.
CHIEF OF BUSINESS OPERATIONS: Julia Osborne.
SUPERINTENDENT: Geof Kazmierczak.
PHONE: 236-8008.
FEES: Call for rates or check the website for specials.
WEBSITE: www.hickorynutgolfcourse.com
20.
COLUMBIA HILLS

WHERE IT IS: 16200 East River Road (Rt. 252) in Columbia Station.
TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 6,407 yards from the blue tees, 6,019 yards from the white and 5,464 yards from the red. PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A shotmaker’s course featuring strategic tee shots and small greens. The Rocky River winds through the course and there are several holes with dramatic elevation changes.
HEAD PRO: Michael Jaeger.
GENERAL MANAGER: Mark Hennie.
PHONE: 236-5051.
WEBSITE: www.columbiahillsgolf.com
21.
MALLARD CREEK

WHERE IT IS: 34500 Royalton Road (Rt. 82), 2 miles east of Rt. 83.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public, 36 holes.
LENGTH: First 18 — 6,229 yards from the white tees, 5,342 yards from the red; second 18 — 6,014 yards from the white, 4,829 yards from the red.
PAR: 72. WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Well-conditioned, challenging courses with large greens and open, flat terrain built around woods and water.
HEAD PRO: Jim Wise.
GENERAL MANAGER: Jonathan Palmer.
PHONE: 748-8231.
FEES: Call or check the website for specials.
WEBSITE: www.themallardcreek.com
22.
CREEKWOOD

WHERE IT IS: 9691 Reed Road, North Eaton.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,154 yards.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Lush, watered fairways with well-manicured greens. Driving range.
PHONE: 748-3188.
FEES: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.creekwoodgolf.com
23.
PINE BROOK

WHERE IT IS: 11043 Durkee Road, just south of Rt. 10 in Eaton Township.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,062 yards from the blue tees, 5,741 from the white and 5,225 from the red.
PAR: 70.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A challenging 18-hole course over rolling terrain with trees, two lakes and a creek coming into play on many holes. A practice green and a fully stocked pro shop. Driving range. Rental clubs available.
GENERAL MANAGER: Sean Moennich.
PHONE: 748-2939.
FEES: Call for rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.golfpinebrook.com
24.
ELYRIA COUNTRY CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 41625 Oberlin Road, Elyria. TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 6,736 yards from the blue tees, 6,326 from the white, 6,005 from the green, 5,812 from the gold and 5,610 from the red.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Challenging 112-year-old course with large oak trees, plus fast greens and impeccable conditions.
HEAD PRO: Anthony Hoover.
PHONE: 322-6391.
FEES: Call for fees.
WEBSITE: www.elyriacc.com
25.
FOREST HILLS

WHERE IT IS: 41971 Oberlin Road, Elyria. TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,316 from the blue, 5,802 from the white and 5,038 from the red.
PAR: 70.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A challenging, rolling course with the Black River and three lakes coming into play. OWNER: Lorain County Metro Parks. PRO: Tom Porter. LESSONS: Call or check the website for specials and rates.
PHONE: 322-2632.
FEES: Check website for rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.golftheforest.com
26.
BRENTWOOD

WHERE IT IS: 12415 Rt. 57, one-third of a mile south of Rt. 82 or a half-mile from Rt. 10 in Eaton Township.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 5,178 yards from the blue tees, 4,695 yards from the white, 4,507 from the gold and 4,223 from the red.
PAR: 70.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Fairly flat, short course with tree-lined fairways, a tight back nine and excellent greens. Six par 3s with a meandering creek throughout. Fully stocked pro shop and all-grass driving range. Junior clinics and lessons available.
DIRECTOR OF GOLF: Rick Montgomery.
PHONE: 322-9254.
FEES: Weekdays — 9 holes, $10.50; 18 holes, $18; senior rate is $7.50 and $15; weekends — 9 holes, $11.50; 18 holes, $20. Carts $7.50 for 9 holes, $15 for 18 holes. Seniors weekends — 18 holes with cart, $27.
SPECIALS: Weekdays before 2 p.m., 18 and cart, $27; after 6 p.m., 9 holes with cart, $14; weekends, 18 holes with cart $27 after 1 p.m.; seniors (60 and up), Monday-Friday until 3 p.m., 18 holes with cart, $22.
WEBSITE: www.playbrentwood.com
27.
CARLISLE

WHERE IT IS: 39709 Slife Road between Indian Hollow and Rt. 301 in Carlisle Township.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 5,860 yards.
PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Mostly flat, but back nine is rolling and wooded with five lakes. OWNER: Jeffrey Mullins.
PHONE: 458-8011.
FEES: 9 holes walking $12; seniors 9 holes walking $7; 9 holes with cart $18; seniors 9 holes with cart $15; 18 holes walking $20; 18 holes with cart $32.
WEBSITE: www.facebook.com/pages/Carlisle-Golf-Club/108117999230248
28.
INDIAN HOLLOW LAKE

WHERE IT IS: 16525 Indian Hollow Road at Rt. 303 in LaGrange Township.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,065 yards.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A slightly rolling 18-hole course with the Black River and a number of ponds coming into play on many holes. OWNER: Gardner family.
PHONE: 355-5344.
FEES: Call for fees and specials.
29.
GREY HAWK

WHERE IT IS: 665 U.S Grant St., LaGrange. TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 5,711-7,110 yards.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Links-type course with few trees. Course incorporates a strategic examination of trajectory, direction, distance and creativity and blends it with the beauty of the natural features, sand and water. Restaurant (The Nest) on premises. Driving range.
HEAD PRO: Scott Wesemeyer.
PHONE: 355-4844.
FEES: Visit the website for specials and rates.
WEBSITE: www.greyhawkgolf.com
30.
PHEASANT RUN

WHERE IT IS: Diagonal Road south of Rt. 303 in LaGrange Twp.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,592 yards from the blue tees, 6,174 from the white, 5,466 from the gold and 5,024 from the red.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A generally flat, pine tree-lined course with lakes and bunkers and tricky greens. Also noted for well-kept greens. Open-invitation scrambles Thursdays from 5-7 p.m.
PHONE: 355-5035.
FEES: Call for rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.pheasantrunohio.com
31.
DRAGON RANCH

WHERE IT IS: 9488 Leavitt Road (Rt. 58), just south of Rt. 113, Amherst Township.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,352 yards from the blue tees, 6,049 yards from the white, 5,397 yards from the gold and 5,133 yards from the red.
PAR: 70.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: An 18-hole wooded course with narrow fairways, undulating greens, many bunkers and plenty of water, especially on the back nine. Three-star rating from Golf Digest in 1999. Driving range.
PHONE: 986-5881.
FEES: Call or check the website for specials and rates.
WEBSITE: www.golfdragonranch.com
32.
OBERLIN GOLF CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 200 Pyle Road, Oberlin.
TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 6,691 yards.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: The back nine of the oldest golf course in Lorain County is tight with small greens. A small creek meanders through the course. Driving range.
PRO: Cliff Purtilo.
PHONE: 774-3923.
MEMBERSHIP FEES: Call for information.
WEBSITE: www.oberlingc.com
33.
ECHO VALLEY

WHERE IT IS: 21056 Quarry Road, west of Wellington.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,110 yards.
PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A rolling 18-hole course with watered fairways and water coming into play on 12 holes.
MANAGER: Bonnie Snyder.
PHONE: 647-2065.
FEES: Weekdays — before 1 p.m. 18 holes with cart $24 ($21 for seniors); weekends — 18 holes with a cart $32.
34.
ROLLING ACRES

WHERE IT IS: 63 State Rt. 511, 13 miles southwest of Wellington.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,554 yards from the blue tees, 6,304 yards from the white and 5,710 yards from the gold.
PAR: 72.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: Hilly terrain with water coming into play on many holes. Lessons available.
PHONE: (419) 652-3160.
FEES: Call or check the website for specials and rates.
WEBSITE: www.rollingacresgolfcourseclub.com
35.
VALLEAIRE

WHERE IT IS: 6969 Boston Road, Hinckley.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,503 yards from the blue tees, 6,104 yards from the white, 5,599 yards from the gold, 5,410 yards from the red.
PAR: 72/74.
MANAGER: Cindy Cole.
PHONE: 237-9191.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.valleairegolf.com
36.
PINE HILLS

WHERE IT IS: 433 West 130th St., Hinckley.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,785 yards from the blue tees, 6,523 from the combo tees, 6,353 yards from the white, 5,860 yards from the gold, 5,347 yards from the green.
PAR: 72/73.
MANAGER: David Kinnell.
HEAD PRO: David Kinnell.
PHONE: (330) 225-4477.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.golfpinehills.net
37.
HINCKLEY HILLS

WHERE IT IS: 300 State Road, Hinckley.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,509 yards from the blue tees, 5,845 yards from the white, 4,911 yards from the red.
PAR: 72/71.
MANAGER: Sue Smith.
HEAD PRO: Michael Smith.
PHONE: (330) 278-4861.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.hinckleyhillsgolf.com
38.
IRONWOOD

WHERE IT IS: 445 State Road, Hinckley.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,364 yards from the black tees, 6,076 yards from the blue, 5,592 yards from the white, 4,923 yards from the green.
PAR: 71/74.
MANAGERS: Bob and Diane Brown.
PHONE: (330) 278-7171.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.ironwoodgolfcoursehinckleyohio.com
39.
COPPERTOP

WHERE IT IS: 5740 Center Road, Valley City.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,269 yards from the blue tees, 5,900 yards from the white, 5,582 yards from the gold, 4,980 yards from the red.
PAR: 70.
DIRECTOR OF GOLF: Alec Andrews.
PHONE: (330) 225-6122.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.coppertopgolf.com
40.
COSSETT CREEK

WHERE IT IS: 4900 Center Road, Brunswick.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,615 yards from the black tees, 6,081 yards from the white, 4,774 yards from the green.
PAR: 72.
HEAD PRO: Darren Butler.
PHONE: (330) 225-7370.
FEES: (Cart included) 18 holes, $30 (Monday-Friday), $39 (Saturday, Sunday and holidays); 9 holes, $19 (Monday-Friday), $22 (Saturday, Sunday and holidays). Senior rate, 18 holes, $26 (Monday-Friday), 9 holes, $17 (Monday-Friday).
WEBSITE: www.cossettcreek.com
41.
BUNKER HILL

WHERE IT IS: 3060 Pearl Road, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,711 yards from the black tees, 6,196 yards from the blue, 5,676 yards from the hybrid, 5,249 yards from the white, 4,907 yards from the gold.
PAR: 72/71.
MANAGER: Chad Gibson.
PHONE: (330) 722-4174.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.bunkerhillgolf.com
42.
PLEASANT VALLEY

WHERE IT IS: 3830 Hamilton Road, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,912 yards from the blue tees, 6,429 yards from the white, 5,506 yards from the gold, 4,843 yards from the red.
PAR: 72.
MANAGER: Kristin Ostmann.
PHONE: (330) 725-5770.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.golfpleasantvalley.net
43.
SHALE CREEK

WHERE IT IS: 5420 Wolff Road, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Semi-private.
LENGTH: 7,026 yards from the gold tees, 6,652 yards from the black, 6,338 yards from the blue, 5,913 yards from the white, 5,043 yards from the green.
PAR: 71.
MANAGER: Scott Schreck.
HEAD PRO: Rob McArdle.
PHONE: (330) 723-8774.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.shalecreekgolfclubggp.com
44.
FOX MEADOW COUNTRY CLUB (WEYMOUTH COURSE)

WHERE IT IS: 3946 Weymouth Road, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 7,007 yards from the black tees, 6,718 yards from the gold, 6,408 yards from the blue, 5,936 yards from the white, 5,243 yards from the red.
PAR: 72/73.
MANAGER: Autumn Keller.
HEAD PRO: Kevin Maust.
PHONE: (330) 725-6297. MEMBERSHIPS: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.weymouthcc.com
45.
FOX MEADOW COUNTRY CLUB (MEADOWS COURSE)

WHERE IT IS: 4260 Fox Meadow Drive, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: 6,917 yards from the black tees, 6,549 yards from the gold, 6,305 yards from the blue, 5,801 yards from the white, 4,988 yards from the red.
PAR: 72.
MANAGER: Rob Smyser.
HEAD PRO: Todd Ekstrand.
PHONE: (330) 723-4653. MEMBERSHIPS: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.foxmeadowcc.com
46.
MEDINA COUNTRY CLUB

WHERE IT IS: 5588 Wedgewood Road, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Private.
LENGTH: Blue/Green Course: 6,875 yards from the gold tees, 6,595 yards from the black, 6,245 yards from the blue, 5,740 yards from the white, 5,400 yards from the white/green; Red Course: 2,900 from the black tees; 2,800 yards from the blue; 2,495 yards from the white.
PAR: 72/35.
MANAGER: Rob Jersan.
HEAD PRO: Greg Jones.
PHONE: (330) 725-6621. MEMBERSHIPS: Call for rates.
WEBSITE: www.medinacc.com
47.
RIDGE TOP

WHERE IT IS: 7441 Tower Road, Medina.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,241 yards from the blue tees, 5,893 yards from the white, 4,968 yards from the gold.
PAR: 71.
MANAGER: Jack Emery.
PHONE: (330) 725-5500.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.ridgetopgolfcourse.net
48.
RAWIGA

WHERE IT IS: 10353 Rawiga Road, Seville.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,711 yards from the black tees, 6,359 yards from the white, 5,610 yards from the green, 4,941 yards from the red.
PAR: 72.
MANAGER: Bill Colianni.
HEAD PRO: Bill Colianni.
PHONE: (330) 336-8809.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.rawigacc.com
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PINE VALLEY

WHERE IT IS: 469 Reimer Road, Wadsworth.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,097 yards from the blue tees, 5,268 yards from the red.
PAR: 72.
PHONE: (330) 335-3375.
FEES: Call or check the website for daily and weekend rates and specials.
WEBSITE: www.pinevalleyohio.com
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EAGLE CREEK

WHERE IT IS: 2406 New State Road, Norwalk.
TYPE OF COURSE: Public.
LENGTH: 6,633 yards from the gold tees, 6,419 yards from the gold/black, 6,234 yards from the black, 5,835 yards from the white, 5,366 yards from the white/silver and 4,908 yards from the silver.
PAR: 71.
WHAT YOU’LL FIND: A challenging but highly playable course in excellent condition with large bent grass greens and water coming into play on 11 holes. Rated 4½ stars by Golf Digest. Driving range.
PHONE: (419) 668-8535.
HEAD PRO: Dustin Lieber.
FEES: Call or check the website for specials and rates.
WEBSITE: www.eaglecreekgolf.com

DRIVING RANGES

SPORTSVILLE

WHERE IT IS: 37500 Center Ridge Road, North Ridgeville, a little over a mile west of Avon-Belden Road (Rt. 83)
PHONE: 327-3040
FEATURES: 20 lighted, covered tees; 600 feet of grass tees for summer use plus a chipping and putting area. Automated driving range that can be used during the daylight hours with a credit card or membership card. Updated batting cages and miniature golf course.
HOURS: Check website for monthly hours.
PRICES: Check online.
OTHER SERVICES: Lessons available.
WEBSITE: www.sportsvilleohio.com
BENKO’S

WHERE IT IS: 10364 Middle Ave., Elyria
PHONE: 458-4386
FEATURES: Open-air range with 12 mats, 20 grass tees, putting green, 75-to-85-yard short-game area; instruction available.
HOURS: Noon to dark, seven days a week.
PRICES: Call for rates.
MANAGER: Phil Benko
OTHER SERVICES: Custom-made golf clubs, alterations and repair.
THE OAKS

WHERE IT IS: 24240 Royalton Road (Rt. 82), half-mile east of Rt. 252, Columbia Station
PHONE: 236-5060
FEATURES: 24 covered tees, 14 outdoor mats; pro shop; private and group rates available; two PGA pros on staff; Facebook page.
HOURS: Sunday-Friday noon-dusk; Saturday 10 a.m.-dusk
PRICES:
$3-$16
MANAGER: Laura East WEBSITE: www.oaksgolffacility.com
BUZZARD COVE

WHERE: 1053 Bellus Road, Hinckley
PHONE: (330) 278-2384
FEATURES:
25 tee boxes with target areas to hone your game.
HOURS:
See website for details.
PRICES:
$7 for 30 balls; $9 for 75 balls; $10 for 120 balls
MANAGER:
Joe Gallo
OTHER SERVICES:
Miniature golf and driving range with an arcade room as well as a snack bar. WEBSITE: www.buzzardcove.com

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