May, 2016 Edition

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Golf

Hidden Valley Golf Course
775 N. River Road
Phone: (541)942-3046
playhiddenvalleygolf.com

Located at the foot of Mount David, Hidden Valley Golf course is home to gigantic old oak trees and bounded by Bennett Creek and coastal Willamette rivers.
The course is charming, peaceful and secluded, but with two par fives in the first four holes, it’s also a challenge.
The atmosphere at Hidden Valley is relaxed and friendly with Dan Nord, the course’s owner, who has been running the operation for the past 10 years.
Hidden Valley was established in 1929 and is one of the oldest courses in Oregon. It is also known for its exceptional value with the following green fees:
Weekdays $12.50 for 9, $17.75 for 18, Students and seniors: $10.50 for 9 and $15.75 for 18. Weekends: $15.75 for 9, $21 for 18. Anyday after 4 the cart price for 2 is $35 for 9 and $50 for 18. Ask about punch card special.
Above the pro shop is a restaurant and banquet facility with a beautiful large-windowed view from the dining area and a deck overlooking the course and nearby pond. It’s a great place for receptions, private parties and meetings for up to 125 people.

Middlefield Golf Course
91 Village Drive
Phone: (541) 942-8730
www.middlefieldgolf.com

The purchase of Middlefield Golf Course by the City of Cottage Grove in December of 2006 made the course the only municipal course in South Lane County.
Middlefield greets visitors to Cottage Grove coming from the north as it sits on

Golf courses in the southern Willamette Valley are known for their beauty and greenery.

both sides of Interstate 5 just north of Exit 174. A par-67 course, it totals 5,000 yards.
The course has a lone par-5 hole, No. 15, which is a 492-yard dog leg.
Middlefield also has men’s and women’s clubs, as well as a pro shop and concessions. The course is also open to tournament bookings

through the summer. Call the course for more information.
The prices are: Summer Fees: (March-October) Weekend rates for Adults: 9 holes-$18 18 holes- $28 Weekday rates: 9 holes:-$18 18 holes:-$28 Senior and college students: 9 holes:-$14 18 holes-$20 Juniors (17 and under) 9 holes:-$8 18 holes:-$12 Twilight rates Weekday: 9 holes- $12, 8 holes -$20.

Emerald Valley Golf Club
83301 Dale Kuni Road
Creswell
Phone: (541) 895-2174
www.emeraldvalleygolfandresort.com
One of the nicest courses in Lane County, Positioned on 170 acres, Emerald Valley Golf Course is one of the Willamette Valley’s premier championship public golf courses. The golf course is nestled by the gently flowing coast fork of the Willamette River. It is known for its tree-lined fairways, fast-consistent greens and tournament quality course conditions year round. A championship-length course measured at 7148 total yards, it plays to a par 72 for men and par 73 for women.
The 14th hole, a 438-yard par 4, is Emerald Valley’s toughest.
Weekdays: 18 holes-$40, 9 Holes,-$20, Senior/Student:-$35, Twilight -$30, Junior:-$20,
Cart-18: $30, Cart-9: $20
Weekend:18 Holes-$45 9 Holes:-$25 Senior/Student-$40 Twilight $35, Junior: $20. Cart for18-$30, Cart for 9-$20. Emerald Valley offers various memberships, as well as summer program for junior golfers.