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Willow Glen Golf Course

Bldg 3312 Buckley Rd, Great Lakes, Illinois, 60088
Type: Military
No. Holes: 18
847-688-4593
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Detailed description of Willow Glen Golf Course

Willow Glen Golf Course is a Military 18 hole golf course located in Great Lakes, Illinois.

Willow Glen Golf Course first opened for play in 1950.

Willow Glen Golf Course is a fairly flat course. The course is well bunkered and has relatively small greens. The fairways are generous, and water hazards come into play on seven holes

Par for the course is 72. From the back tees the course plays to 6,637 yards. From the forward tees the course measures 5,008 yards. The longest hole on the course is # 4, a par-5 that plays to 557 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 12, a par-3 that plays to 162 yards from the back tees.

Watch out for # 6, a 452 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest hole at Willow Glen Golf Course is # 12, the 162 yard par-4. The signature hole at Willow Glen is #7, a 144-yard, par 3, which requires a shot from a three-tiered tee box over a lake to a two-tiered green that is heavily bunkered and framed by willow trees.

This course has been reviewed 3 times
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Deerfield, IL

$26 (cart included), played on Monday, October 2015 at 10:00 AM

After the first hole the conditions improve. The back 9 is as good as any.

Would travel: 20-30 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Bargain priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
Condition of Course, Price, Pace of Play, Food/ Bar facilities, Staff, Layout
None worth mentioning
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Rank ID # : 027733
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Winthrop Harbor, IL

$26 (cart included), played on Tuesday, July 2015 at 9:50 AM

First time I've played here and it was really nice. Layout of the course is easy to navigate, nice range and putting green. Staff was very helpful and accommodating. Will play again soon.

Would travel: 20-30 Miles, Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Better than average course for the area, Ranks with the best in this price level
 
Condition of Course, Price, Pace of Play, Food/ Bar facilities, Difficulty, Ambiance, Staff, Pro Shop, Layout, No Houses on Course, Clubhouse
None worth mentioning
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Rank ID # : 027409
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Libertyville, IL

$31 (cart included), played on Wednesday, July 2012 at noon

This course is kept in immaculate condition.

Would travel: 0-10 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Better than average course for the area, Ranks with the best in this price level, Bargain priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
Condition of Course, Price, No Houses on Course, Clubhouse
None worth mentioning
Layout/ Challenge
Fairway conditions
Greens conditions
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Rank ID # : 018350
4.3/5
Based on 3 reviews
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