Alpine Bay Golf Club

9855 Renfroe Road
(256) 268-2920
Approx. 55 miles from downtown Birmingham

Alpine Bay, located within the forests adjacent to Lake Logan Martin, provides the golfer with beautiful golf vistas and scenery. The course also has a contemporary clubhouse, lodge and restaurant that provide fun for the whole family.

Course Architect: Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Head Golf Professional: Shawn Reider
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 6518
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 69.9/126
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Crenshaw Bent
Green Fees (wd/we): $30/39   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: Required
Credit Cards: All major

Ballantrae

1300 Ballantrae Club Drive
(205) 620-GOLF (4653)
www.ballantraegolf.com
Approx. 15 miles from downtown Birmingham

Course Architect: Bob Cupp
Holes: 18   Par: 36-36-35
Yardage: I- 7,310/ II- 6,858/ III- 6,334/ IV- 5,764/ V- 5,166
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $48.50 (weekdays- M-T)/ 65.50 (F-S & holidays)   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes, at designated times
Tee time policy: 5 days in advance by phone or online
Credit Cards: Amex, Visa

Bent Brook

7900 Dickey Springs Road
(205) 428-1999
www.bentbrook.com
Approx. 15-20 miles from downtown Birmingham

Transformed from the rolling acres of a dairy farm, this exceptionally beautiful course has 27 holes with bent grass greens. Bent Brook has long well maintained fairways.

Head Golf Professional: Jef Alcorn
Holes: 27   Par: 36-36-35
Yardage: any combination 18 holes from 6,000 yds to 7,000 yds
Fairways: Tifton 419   Greens: Pencross Bent
Green Fees (wd/we): $49.82/ 60.42   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes, later in day
Tee time policy: 7 days in advance
Credit Cards: All major

Castle Pines Country Club, LLC

1600 Quail Ridge Drive, Gardendale
(205) 631-3140
Approx. 10 miles from downtown Birmingham

Course Architect: Ross Darnell
Holes: 18   Par: 72 Yardage: 6439
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $30/$35  Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: No
Credit Cards: Visa & MasterCard

Cedar Creek Golf Course

900 Cedar Creek Drive, Bessemer
(205) 424-8450
Approx. 20 miles from downtown Birmingham
An 18-hole golf course with large Bermuda greens. This course is great for beginners or the experienced golfer.

Course Architect: Clyde Robertson
Head Golf Professional: Jerry Ingram
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 6250
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda Bent
Green Fees (wd/we): $24/28   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Monday-Friday
Tee time policy: Weekends
Credit Cards: Visa & MasterCard

Don A. Hawkins/Roebuck Municipal

8920 Roebuck Boulevard
(205) 836-7318
Approx. 10 miles from downtown Birmingham This city park course stretches over acres of large terrain. One of the best bargains in the area, the facility offers challenge and economy.

Head Golf Professional: John Trammell
Holes: 18   Par: 71   Yardage: 6509
Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $28   Carts: Included
Practice Range: No   Rental Clubs: No   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: N/A
Credit Cards: No

Eagle Point Golf Club

4500 Eagle Point Drive
(205) 991-9070
Approx. 15 miles from downtown Birmingham Eagle Point has gained a reputation as one of the best courses in the Southeast. Architect Earl Stone created a demanding and handsome facility with huge bent grass greens.

Course Architect: Earl Stone
Head Golf Professional: Alan Sims
Holes: 18   Par: 71   Yardage: 6470/5868
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 70.2/127
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Crenshaw Bent
Green Fees (wd/we): $44/54; Sr. discount (Mon.- Thurs.)- $35   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: 5 days in advance
Credit Cards: All Major

FarmLinks Golf Club

2200 FarmLinks Blvd.
(205) 403-4653/ 877-292 FARM (3276)
www.farmlinks.org
Approx. 45 miles from downtown Birmingham. FarmLinks Golf Club is located on FarmLinks Boulevard in Fayetteville, Alabama, just west of Sylacauga off the Sylacauga/Fayetteville Highway (County Road 002).

As the world’s only research and demonstration golf course, FarmLinks Golf Club is a proving ground for the golf industry’s most advanced products and techniques, so it’s always in tournament-quality condition- no matter what the season.  From the perfectly manicured fairways and lightening-fast greens to the expert staff and exceptional hospitality, FarmLinks offers guests a challenging golf experience and a relaxing getaway that combines the South’s laid-back lifestyle with simple pleasures and outdoor fun.

Head Golf Professional: Layne Savoie
Director of Golf: Terry Davis, Jr.
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 7,444
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 75.5/ 140 from back tees; five different sets of tees
Fairways: Tif-Sport Bermuda   Greens: A1/A4 Bentgrass
Green Fees (wd/we): $135 + tax. All inclusive fee covers- green and cart fees,
range balls, all non-alcholic beverages and lunch. Play more than 18 holes (space available)!
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: No
Tee time policy: Up to 30 days in advance
Credit Cards: All major cards

Frank House Golf Course

801 Golf Course Road
(205) 424-9540
Approx. 15 miles from downtown Birmingham This city facility has tree-lined fairways along sharply rolling hills. This is also an attractive course for the economy-minded.

Head Golf Professional: Lee Harper
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 6346/5857/4926
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 69/119, 67.3/115, 63.3/107
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $24/28   Carts: Included
Practice Range: No   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: Yes, weekends/ Holidays only
Credit Cards: American Express, Visa

Highland Park Golf Course

3300 Highland Avenue
(205) 322-1902
www.highlandparkgolf.com
Approx. 1 mile from downtown Birmingham An extensive $4.5 million renovation in 1998 transformed this beautiful course into an urban gem.

Course Architect: Cupp Design
Head Professional: Jason Regner
Holes: 18   Par: 70   Yardage: 6000
Fairways: 419 Rye   Greens: Bent Grass
Green Fees (wd/we): $39/49   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: 5 days in advance
Credit Cards: American Express, MasterCard, and Visa

Horse Creek Golf Course

1745 Hwy. 78, Dora
(205) 648-1499
23 miles from downtown Birmingham A newer, diverse course that rolls along ridges and drops into beautiful, scenic valleys. Plays very mature for such a young course.

Course Architect: Bob Kirk
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 6883
Fairways: 419 Bermuda   Greens: J2 Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $29/35 Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: No   Walking: No
Tee time policy: 3 days in advance
Credit Cards: American Express, MasterCard, and Visa

Limestone Springs

3000 Colonial Dr.
(205) 274-4653
www.honoursgolf.com
Approx. 35 miles from downtown Birmingham Located northeast of Birmingham in Oneonta, Limestone Springs is an 18-hole semi-private golf course situated on 200 acres. The 7,000-yard Jerry Pate designed course was established in 1999 and is surrounded by beautiful rolling hills, valleys, rock formations, streams, wildlife and breathtaking scenic views.

Course Architect: Jerry Pate
Head Golf Professional: Michael pritchett
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 6987
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bent Grass
Green Fees (Tues.-Thurs.): $69/$78 (Fri.): $79  (Sat.-Sun.) $89 Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Credit Cards: All Major

Marcum Country Club

9621 Bagley Road, Empire
(205) 647-3377
Approx. 25 miles from downtown Birmingham An older facility, the course incorporates several bodies of water in its design. The quiet country setting enhances concentration.

Course Architect: Percy Marcum
Holes: 18   Par: 71   Yardage: 5810
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 69/67
Fairways: Tifton Bermuda   Greens: Tifton Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $15/18   Carts: Included
Practice Range: No   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: No
Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard

The Meadows Golf Course

#1 Plantation Drive, Harpersville
(205) 672-7529
Approx. 25 miles from downtown Birmingham An open golf course with rolling hills and beautiful scenery. Bermuda greens and fairways offer challenge to all levels of golfer.

Course Architect: Steve Plummer
Director of Golf: Larry Lee
Holes: 18   Par: 36-35-35   Yardage: 6823
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 71.6
Fairways: 419 Bermuda   Greens: Tifdwarf Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $32/42   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes, after 2 pm
Tee time policy: 3 days in advance
Credit Cards: All major

Mountain View Golf Course

3200 Mountain View Drive, Graysville
(205) 674-8362
Approx. 20 miles from downtown Birmingham Panoramic views of beautiful Alabama country are visible from every hole. Mountain Views bent grass greens, wide Bermuda fairways and slopes bordering the fairways provide for a pleasurable golf experience.

Head Golf Professional: James Thursby
Holes: 27   Par: 72-71-71   Yardage: 2750, 2575, 2748
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 65.3/104, 66.6/106, 67.3/108
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bent Grass
Green Fees (wd/we): $29/35   Carts: Yes
Practice Range: No   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: No
Tee time policy: Required
Credit Cards: Visa, MasterCard, Discover

Oak Mountain Golf Course

Oak Mountain State Park, Pelham
(205) 620-2522
Approx. 17 miles from downtown Birmingham Nestled in the gently rolling terrain of Alabama’s largest state park, this course is a beauty. Groves of trees and clear mountain brooks give Oak Mountain distinction in design.

Course Architect: Earl Stone
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 6748, 6374, 5615
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 71.5/127, 69.8/124, 66.7/117
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees (wd/we): $24   Carts: Mon.- Thurs.: $15/ Fri.- Sun.:$20
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: No   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: 5 days in advance until 12noon; 4-some- Sat., Sun. & Holidays
Credit Cards: American Express, Visa, MasterCard

Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort and Spa

4000 Grand Avenue, Hoover
(205) 949-3085 (Golf shop line)
www.rtjgolf.com
Approx. 11 miles from downtown Birmingham Home of the Champion’s Tour Region’s Charity Classic, Ross Bridge is the newest addition to Alabama’s Robert Trent Jones Trail. Ross Bridge opened August 2005 as the third longest course in the world, designed by Robert Ruhlwich and Bobby Vaughan to be a showplace well suited as a championship venue. These 18 championship holes stretch majestically through 300 acres of rolling terrain. GPS monitors on all carts. Large practice facility with short game area and instruction available.

Director of Golf: Chip Purser
Head Professional: Jim Newton
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 8,191/ 7,446/ 6,783/ 6,200/5,312
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 78.5/135, 74.9/127, 71.3/118, 68.7/117, 70.2/123
Fairways: Tiff-Sport Bermuda   Greens: Crenshaw Bent
Green Fees (wd/we): $90-$125   Carts: Mon.- Thurs.: $15/ Fri.- Sun.:$20
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: No
Tee time policy: 7 days in advance. Golf packages up to 6 months in advance (1-800-949-4444).
Credit Cards: All major

Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail-Oxmoor Valley

100 Sunbelt Parkway, Birmingham
(205) 942-1177/ 800-949-4444
www.rtjgolf.com
Approx. 10 miles from downtown Birmingham The eight sites on the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail span the state of Alabama from north to south. Location of courses include Hampton Cove (Huntsville), Silver Lakes (Anniston/Gadsden), Oxmoor Valley (Birmingham), Grand National (Auburn/Opelika), Cambrian Ridge (Greenville), Highland Oaks (Dothan), Magnolia Grove (Mobile), and Capitol Hill (Prattville, north of Montgomery). With 378 holes the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail is the largest golf course construction project ever attempted anywhere in the world. Each facility is easily accessible by major interstates and highways and each course is within a two-hour drive of the next site. Sculpted from the peaks and valleys of the Appalachians, the courses at Oxmoor Valley offer scenic landscapes, challenging layouts and a memorable day of golf.

Course Architect: Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Director of Golf: Anthony Land
Head Professional: Eric Pigman
Carts: Yes
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: Can make up to 7 days in advance, 942-1177 or 4 months in advance 800-949-4444
Credit Cards: American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Discover

Ridge Course
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 4974, 6163, 6527, 7055
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 122, 123, 136, 140
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bent Grass
Green Fees: Nov- Feb $40, Mar-May $62, June-Aug $43, Sept-Nov 18th $50 (excluding tax and cart fee).
Cart Fees: $15
Valley Course
Holes: 18   Par: 72   Yardage: 4900, 6059, 6631, 7292
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 122, 123, 129, 135
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees: Nov- Feb $40, Mar-May $62, June-Aug $43, Sept-Nov 18th $50 (excluding tax and cart fee).
Cart Fees: $15
Short Course
Holes: 18   Par: 54   Yardage: 1871, 2556, 3037, 3360
Fairways: Bermuda   Greens: Bermuda
Green Fees: $15
Cart Fees: $10

Timberline Golf Club

300 Timberline Trail, Calera
(205) 668-7888
Approx. 30 miles from downtown Birmingham Semi-private course designed by U.S. Open Champion, Jerry Pate. Opened in May 2002. Timberline Golf Club is challenging and fun to play for players of all levels.

Course Architect: Jerry Pate
Head Golf Professional: Joe Kruse
Holes: 18   Par: 71   Yardage: 6342
USGA Course/Slope Rating: 70.2/ 122
Fairways: Tifway 119   Greens: Tifeagle
Green Fees (wd/we): $55/65   Carts: Included
Practice Range: Yes   Rental Clubs: Yes   Walking: Yes
Tee time policy: Can take up to 7 days in advance
Credit Cards: All major

Fees do not include tax and are subject to change. Please call to verify fees and availability.