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The 18-hole course at Glenmary Country Club presents players of every ability level a challenging test of their capacity for long, booming drives and cup-seeking putts. If club swingers are to threaten the course par of 72, they must first surmount a battery of hazards that range from the synthetic, such as strategically placed bunkers, to the natural, such as trees and a tendency to trip on shoelaces. Golfers pursuing better on-the-course performance can work on whittling away strokes on the pitching and putting green, or practice strokes of an altogether different sort on the club's tennis courts or in the club pool.

Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 72 course * Total length of 6,542 yards from the back tees * Course rating of 72.4 from the back tees * Course slope of 135 from the back tees * Three sets of tees per hole * View the scorecard

10200 Glenmary Farm Dr
Louisville,
KY
US

Golf combines the complex intermingling of physics and coordination to a level no exoskeleton-toting evil genius has been able to harness at his underground volcano lair. Designed by renowned golf-course architect David Pfaff, Quail Chase Golf Course boasts a picturesque terrain spotted with lush trees, kempt greens, and pop-out shooting-range targets. As Louisville’s only 27-hole championship regulation course, Quail Chase challenges golfers with water hazards, sculpted white-sand bunkers, and an expertly planned layout devoted to elevating the level of play.

7000 Cooper Chapel Rd
Louisville,
KY
US

Legendary linksmen and newcomers to the tour fill out the field of 156 players in the 72nd Senior PGA Championship at Valhalla Golf Club, which is lauded as one of America's 100 greatest golf courses by Golf Digest. Watch as pendulum powerhouses such as Fred Couples, Paul Azinger, and reigning champion Tom Lehman guide dimpled orbs around the course's 42 sand bunkers, terrain lined with trees, and streams where Arnold Palmer practices swimming the butterfly. Meanwhile, an open-air pavilion near Holes 13 and 14 lavishes guests with food and beverages for purchase. Passes are valid for any day of the event; active military personnel receive free grounds admission, and up to four juniors ages 17 and younger can notch free admission with a ticketed adult.

15503 Shelbyville Rd
Louisville,
KY
US

The 18-hole course at Polo Fields Golf & Country Club revolves around a 14-acre lake, forcing players to contend with its watery depths at numerous points throughout their rounds. Architect Bill Newcomb orchestrated the layout this way to engender a sense of danger for all players, whether they're beginners, seasoned veterans, or extraterrestrials mistaking the fairways for crop circle messages. Six sets of tees make the course approachable for golfers of every stripe, while non-golfers may find themselves content to hang out by the clubhouse's Junior Olympic-sized pool.

Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 72 course * Total length of 6,609 yards from the back tees * Course rating of 72.4 from the back tees * Course slope of 138 from the back tees * Six sets of tees per hole * View the scorecard

17001 Polo Fields Ln.
Louisville,
KY
US

Since 1994, golfers have traversed the bermuda fairways and cleverly dodged the natural springs that mark the course at Indian Springs Golf Club. With water playing a tricky role on every single hole, the par 72 championship track is a true challenge. Holes range from the relatively simple 365-yard par 4 opener to the course's signature 11th. The 18th hole caps the round with a stream that must be crossed three times, plus bunkers that nearly surround the green, forcing players to put their own punctuation mark on the day's festivities.

Course at a Glance:

  • 18-hole, par 72 course

  • Total length of 6,698 yards from the back tees

  • Course rating of 73 from the back tees

  • Course slope of 131 from the back tees

3408 Indian Lake Dr
Louisville,
KY
US