Cherokee Run Golf Club is a Semi-Private 18 hole golf course located in Conyers, Georgia.
Cherokee Run Golf Club first opened for play in 1995, The course was designed by Arnold Palmer and Ed Seay.
Cherokee Run Golf Club is located in the Georgia International Horse Park, which played host to the equestrian and mountain-bike events during the 1996 Summer Olympics. The course intertwines with the natural terrain of the cross-country course, and features granite outcroppings, wetlands, steep inclines and woodlands. The fairways are tree lined, and the greens are fast and slightly undulating. Water hazards come into play on six holes.
Par for the course is 72. From the back tees the course plays to 7,016 yards. From the forward tees the course plays to 4,948 yards. The longest hole on the course is # 9, a par-5 that plays to 553 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 6, a par-3 that plays to 175 yards from the back tees.
Watch out for # 18, a 463 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest at Cherokee Run Golf Club hole is # 8, a 301 yard par-4. The signature hole is #3, a 196-yard, par 3, requiring a tee shot past the sand bunkers lining both sides of the fairway before reaching the green.
$31 (cart included), played on Thursday, May 2016 at 9:02 AM
I have played this course under three different managements. The current management is finally taking the time to make improvements. Trees removed, cart paths and bridges repaired, and fountains added to some of the ponds. The 8th, 12th, and 18th are the true signature holes. Massive risk reward holes all over the course. But a ball off line can be turn into a lost ball due to the many hazards along the course.
$36 (cart included), played on Monday, April 2013 at 10am
Friendly staff, gorgeous course with plenty of elevation, good combination of challenge and natural beauty
$36 (cart included), played on Sunday, September 2012 at 2pm
They have new Verde Greens that they are apparently very proud of. Obviously they reopened too soon, as the greens are not completely developed yet. A bigger problem is the rough directly next to the fairway. It must be 4 to 6 inches tall on every hole! You can miss the fairway by 2 inches and lose a ball. I have played here many times and really like it, but the current condition of the rough makes it play like the U.S Open, and slows play to a snails pace. The greens need another month or so with a lot of rain.
$31 (cart included), played on Monday, July 2011 at 6am
Our senior group held its bi-weekly tournament there. It was a challenging layout even from the forward tees, but some of the greens are about gone. It's hard to understand why some southern courses insist on bent grass greens now that Champions Bermuda is available.
$36 (cart included), played on Wednesday, April 2008 at 10am
Greens were airated 3/10 and were in very good shape,they were punched with small holes.And they are working on the bunkers.
$76 (cart included), played on Wednesday, May 2006 at 8am
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