Golf Courses in Glasgow, KY

By Kevin Litwin on April 28, 2011 at 9:26 pm EST
The Kentucky State Park Golf Trail near Glasgow, KY

PHOTO CREDIT: Michael W. Bunch

If golf is your bag, Glasgow-Barren County has several beautiful courses – both public and private. There are also additional courses within a short driving distance of the county line. Here is a brief overview:

Barren River Lake State Resort Park

This public course in Lucas is 18 holes and measures 6,440 yards, with a par 72. The front nine runs along a lake in the park, while the back nine takes players through the park's woodlands. There are four sets of tees, and Barren River Lake State Resort Park is known for its large greens and excellent landscaping. The cost for 18 holes with a cart is in the $30 range.

Fox Hollow Golf Club

Fox Hollow in Glasgow is an 18-hole, par 70 public course that spans 5,379 yards. The venue is surrounded by a housing development and features Bermuda fairways and bent-grass greens. The front nine holes wind through gently rolling hills, while the back nine are flatter. Greens fees for 18 holes with a cart run only $20‚ while discount rates are available for juniors and seniors.

Glasgow Golf & Country Club

This 18-hole facility stretches 6,169 yards for a par of 71. The private Glasgow Golf & Country Club was established in 1934, and is also home to the Glasgow High School golf teams, with the Lady Scotties winning four consecutive state titles during the 2000-2004 school years. The course has Bermuda fairways and bent-grass greens, as well as newly upgraded zoysia-grass tee boxes.

Golf Courses in Park City

The scenic community of Park City is home to four excellent layouts. Cedar Point Golf Course is public and 36 holes, and Cave Valley Golf Club is public with 27 holes. Two other public, 18-hole venues are Diamond Caverns Golf Course and Park Mammoth Golf Course.

Courses in the Surrounding Area

Nearby Scottsville is home to the Scottsville Country Club, a public, nine-hole facility that has a par of 35. In Alvaton, The Trace at Bays Fork Golf Course is an 18-hole venue that stretches 6,688 yards.

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