Deer Run Golf Club

GL

8.5

SCORE

8661 Deer Run Dr, Victoria, MN 55386

Peak Rate:

$

59

Twilight Rate:

$

40

Reviewed:

2020

Course Highlights

Hospitality and fast play.  These are two things this course really focuses on and does a great job with.  As a foursome on a busy Saturday morning we played in 3.5 hours.  Staff was very friendly with no stuffy vibe anywhere.  Greens and course were in very good shape.  Conditions equal to some of the best in the Twin Cities.  Clubhouse has lots of interesting character and driving range has auto ball feeders which is a rare treat; although you will be hitting off a mat to use this feature.  Brand new golf carts for 2020 are also top of the line and a pleasure to use!

Condition*

8.9

Greens, traps, flowers, etc were in excellent condition.  Tee boxes and fairways were also very good.  Clearly lots of attention paid to maintenance!

Playability

8.2

Well balanced course in terms of variety, risk/reward, forced carries, and green undulations.  Offset a little bit by several blind shots and some holes that were pretty tight to each other.

Visual Impact

8.4

Excellent level of finishing touches throughout the course and very nice elevation changes.  Trees, water, sand, and mounding had good visual appeal.  Lots of housing may be a detraction for some.

Additional Info

Pace of Play: Fantastic (Busy Sat morning)

Walkability Score: C+

Notes about yardage on the course:

Tee Box Lengths: (Rating/Slope)

Black - 6,326 (70.8/129)

White - 6,146 (see website)

Gold - 5,244 (see website)

Red - 4,921 (68.7/119)

Beginners: Good - Course is pretty well balanced w minimal big forced carries.  Good tee distance options.

Juniors: Very Good - Course is pretty well balanced w minimal big forced carries.  Good tee distance options for little bit shorter hitters.

Woman: Very Good - Course is pretty well balanced w minimal big forced carries.  Good tee distance options.

* CONDITIONS:  Please note that conditions can change a lot on a seasonal, monthly, weekly, daily, and even hourly basis.  See the About Us tab for full explanation but we always recommend you contact the course for latest conditions particularly during early season and after heavy rain storms.  Our reviews attempt to give you the best idea of what the course should be like on a typical day during the season.

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