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Address: 140 SE Army Post Rd, West Des Moines, IA 50265-8404
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An excellent three-course facility that offers 36-holes of golf featuring...

An excellent three-course facility that offers 36-holes of golf featuring broad fairways and medium-sized, undulating greens.

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Nothing in life is perfect, but it still was enjoyable

My wife and two friends went to do 9 holes here on Saturday and we had a great time. Here are the goods and the bads: Goods first: A. Service was absolutely fantastic, they... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 August 2016
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Des Moines, Iowa
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Des Moines, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

My wife and two friends went to do 9 holes here on Saturday and we had a great time. Here are the goods and the bads: Goods first: A. Service was absolutely fantastic, they were completely on the ball and very hospitable. B. Groupons were honored and the price was definitely right. C. Weather was spectacular and good day for... More 

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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

On a long weekend vacation in Des Moines. It rained in the morning. Forecast was for rain throughout the day. By 3:30 it was sunny and warm. Willow Creek was the nearest course located with available tee times. Fairways were in fair to good shape - rough was what you expect. Some of the greens were burned out in spots.... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014 via mobile

Not sure when this place was ever "elite" as I have played here sporadically over the past 25 years and in fact I can remember when it had no irrigation. That said this is one of the most poorly kept courses in the area in fact it is the worst. Might as well play in a pasture.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2013

The course was a little dry due to the mini drought we are having right now, but it was a good play. Seems like every hole was a dog leg, even the par 3's ;-) Seriously, I will return and play it again. It is a "Gotta Go" kinda place. IHG, Rube

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2013

This is no Augusta, but come on, it's affordably priced and enjoyable enough for most golfers who don't take themselves too seriously. No complaints here.

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WEST DES MOINES, IOWA
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2012

an elite course. In the past five years, it's gone straight downhill, with no preventative maintenance at all. The greens are so bad, even Tiger would have trouble!

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