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Address: Walnut Lane and Magdalena Street, Philadelphia, PA 19128
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Golf history here in Philadelphia. A short, challenging and interesting layout, reasonably well maintained, at least until the heat of August beats it down. Greens are almost... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 June 2014
Joel W
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Villanova, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

A challenging and fun course that will test your skills at every level. Brought back memories where I learned to play golf

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I walked Walnut Lane this weekend. It is a deceptively challenging short course (especially the back 9). My three wishes were that the greens were a little better maintained, that there was actual sand in the traps, and that there were fewer beer cans in the woods around the fairways. Still a good day out for a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

This is a deceptively challenging course. It's not real long, but plenty of trees, hills, small greens,and deep rough. It's not the best maintained course, which also creates some difficulties. But all in all, this close to Philly, at a very reasonable rate this is tough to beat. The first time I played it, I thought it would be a... More 

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Villanova, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2014

Golf history here in Philadelphia. A short, challenging and interesting layout, reasonably well maintained, at least until the heat of August beats it down. Greens are almost always in good shape, even then. Some staff are friendly, some are less so. Not expensive. Worth visiting, which I do many times per year.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2013

First the good news. Even though this is a quite short tract, it is deliciously devious. A Findlay course carved out of the Wissahickon Woods. Hills, valleys, crests, mounds abound. I could imagine it being a fun place to work on some things. HOWEVER, Never in my life have I seen such a poorly maintained course. To call it a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2012

Yer It was a place I had to try and one hole was a Challenge other than that get a discount tee time book to play and it will be enjoyable. Nice staff. And the ranger does not like slow players and I agree. Pick up and go if you are a slow player. Jerry ehrlich from the great city... More 

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