Mundelein, IL 
Leo Leathers Park Share
Uploaded By: chillin quillin Hole #7 (Taken 9/2009)
3 / 211ft. Par / Distance:

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1    4/2/2011   4/3/2011
Review By: notapro
Played: 446  Reviewed: 280  Exp: 12.3 Years
3 Helpful / 1 Not
Pros: - Course is set in a small residential park, so pedestrians and such could cause some interference. Otherwise clear for DG.
- Park has some interesting features, like a small creek, some pretty good elevation changes, and some trees here and there. Holes make good use of these things, with some uphill and downhill shots, some elevated/sloping greens, and a long shot that goes over the creek. Trees aren't too big an obstacle, but are used to force an anhyzer shot on hole #1.
- Wide range of hole lengths, with a few ace runs under 200', two around 330', and a nice downhill bomber over 430'. Helps to mix things up a bit.
- Good baskets, for the most part (#7 had a few loose chains). Signage is excellent. Teepads can get very slippery with mud, if dry they're fine.
Cons: - Biggest con with this course is the jacked-up design. The holes themselves are decent enough, at the expense of the layout. Baskets and teepads within other hole's fairways, walking through holes to get to the next tee, it isn't pretty. Would be a nightmare if the course was busy.
- Some of the teepads were almost dangerous when I was out there, with tons of mud. I could see it being a constant problem in any wet conditions.
- A lot of holes are wide open, with little thought needed.
Other Thoughts: - Overall, a pretty decent course with some good length and a few interesting holes. A little bit of everything, and hole #9 is a great downhill bomber with the creek in play. More experienced players will get bored with most of the holes, but beginners and casual players can enjoy some longer holes, noticeable elevation changes, and various hazards.

3 of 4 people found this review helpful.


1    11/18/2009   11/26/2009
Review By: tallpaul
Played: 768  Reviewed: 133  Exp: 27.5 Years
3 Helpful / 2 Not
Pros: Good rubber tees.
Good signage.
Three holes over 300 ft.
Hole #9 is 430 ft. across an o.b. road and a creek. Fairly small green...pretty nice shot; though, wide open until the end.
Cons: Very short, very wide open course. Even one of the 300 foot holes is downhill, making it play shorter. One hole only 120 ft.
Other Thoughts: This course was the first of a full day of nine hole courses for two of us. It ended up being one of the worst of a pretty bad group. With that said, tees and baskets were in good shape and park was well maintained. Hole #9 is a decent hole. We got stuck in mega traffic for an hour, within 10 minutes of course.

3 of 5 people found this review helpful.

 Mini Golf Course

1    8/4/2008   8/4/2009
Review By: TheTruth
Played: 20  Reviewed: 3  Exp: 13.5 Years
0 Helpful / 3 Not
Pros: It is a great place to practice your short game. Other than that, there is no reason to play, or go.
Cons: Just a biiig open field. Not much to it.
Other Thoughts: You could never loose a disc! so that is nice.
But really, try and find a way to get to another course in the area.

0 of 3 people found this review helpful.

 Leo Leathers Frolf

5+    8/15/2008   8/17/2008
Review By: theseus414
Played: 30  Reviewed: 5  Exp: 8.5 Years
6 Helpful / 1 Not
Pros: Okay, here's the thing with Leo Leathers. It is a big open field with virtually no obstacles (trees, shrubs, other players, etc.) with some long drives that are good for both beginners and for those attempting to adapt new throws into their game. Losing ones disc would be pretty tough.
Cons: The fairways cross. If there are other people there (which admittedly is not the norm) you have to watch where you walk and throw on every hole except 3 and 4 because people could be throwing right at you and they won't even be off the path to the pin.
Other Thoughts: Just to summarize:
Good for practice
Bad for just about anything else. A very boring course.

6 of 7 people found this review helpful.

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