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Raleigh Golf Association

1527 Tryon Rd, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27603
Type: Public
No. Holes: 18
919-772-9987
Architect: George Cobb (72)
                      
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Detailed description of Raleigh Golf Association

Raleigh Golf Association is a Public, 18 hole and Private 9 hole golf facility located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The public nines are The Front Nine and The Back Nine. The private nine is the Stockholders Nine.

Raleigh Golf Association was founded in 1929. The course was redesigned by George W. Cobb. They are the second oldest golf course in the Raleigh area. The course was again re-designed in 1998, this time by David Postlethwaite.

RGA currently has 18 holes public and 9 holes that are private but are open to the public at certain times. These 27 holes of golf provide unique challenges for all levels of golf experience. RGA is "walker-friendly", with minimal distances from green-to-tee

Front Nine __________

Total yardage from blue tees is 2967 with course rating of 68.8 and slope rating of 123. Yardage from white tees is 2710 with course rating of 67.1 and slope rating of 113. Yardage from red tees is 2212 with course rating of 66.6 and slope rating of 109.

Back Nine __________

Total yardage from blue tees is 3121 with total yardage of both nines 6088. Yardage from white tees is 2835 with total yardage of both nines 5545. Yardage from red tees is 2295 with total yardage of both nines 4507.

Stockholders Nine __________

Total yardage from blue tees is 2762 with course rating of 64.0 and slope rating of 108. Total yardage from white tees is 2657 with course rating of 63.6 and slope rating of 106. Total yardage from red tees is 2167. Total yardage Gold Tees is 2227.

This course has been reviewed 3 times
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Jackson, MI

(cart included), played on Saturday, July 2007 at 6am

A bit overpriced @ $30/18walking BUT its in town and no driving so that has value. Plays @ 6,000 yds from the tips and is a older layout made for walking and you should to keep pace unless you like to wait sitting down. It took 4.5hrs to play and shot 81/33putts with my low irons getting a real workout and making me look good landing on the greens in the right place. My son hit the greens but with the many front pins, ALWAYS above the cup, he used 40 putts and wasn't happy. Good warm-up track to walk but don't be in a hurry because senior traffic rules here.

Would travel: 10-20 Miles, Not Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Average course for the area
 
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Rank ID # : 021218
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Raleigh, NC

$21 (cart included), played on Tuesday, June 2008 at 6am

not the worst i've played. needs a little touch up.

Would travel: 0-10 Miles, Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Better than average course for the area
 
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Rank ID # : 003648
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Apex, NC

$31 (cart included), played on Sunday, April 2008 at noon

fun course. not too difficult. still need to put the ball in play. greens roll really well. let's you gain confidence on your shotmaking, preparing yourself for a tougher challenge.

Would travel: 10-20 Miles, Vacation Worthy
Bottom line: I would play again, Average course for the area, Bargain priced based on quality and competitive area pricing
 
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None worth mentioning
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Rank ID # : 002428
3.7/5
Based on 3 reviews
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