Buffalo creek golf course is a Public, 18 hole golf course located in Palmetto, Florida.
The course first opened for play in 1989. Golf Architect Ron Garl did the original design, with the yardage ranging from 5,261 from the red tees to 7,005 from the blue tees. Many tee shots are framed beautifully with fairway bunkers and water. The greens are large and undulating with a few greenside bunkers to challenge your sand game. This is a links style course.
Blue tees: par-72, 7,005 yards, course rating 73.1, slope rating 125.
White tees: par-72, 6,440 yards, course rating 70.5, slope rating 118.
Gold tees: par-72, 5,817 yards, course rating 67.5, slope rating 111.
Red tees: par-72, 5,261 yards, course rating 69.7, slope rating 114.
The longest hole on the course is # 5, a par-5 that plays to 527 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 12, a par-3 that plays to 181 yards from the back tees.
Watch out for # 15, a 465 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest hole at Buffalo Creek Golf Course is # 4, a 184 yard par-3.
$41 (cart included), played on Saturday, April 2012 at 6am
This course definitely had a municipal course feel to it. It is a very forgiving course for the major slicers out there. Overall, I just didn't care for it.
$41 (cart included), played on Saturday, January 2011 at 8am
Play this county course quite often. A good value for a better than average muni course!