Winchester, VA 
Jim Barnett Park Share
Uploaded By: Jimb Hole #8 (Taken 9/2010)
4 / 279ft.   4 / 361ft. Par / Distance:
Hole #8 Long Tee



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 An unexpected great course

1    4/7/2012   4/8/2012
Review By: raj5021
Played: 3  Reviewed: 3
1 Helpful / 4 Not
Pros: Well designed. Lots of variety and very memorable holes. Tees and tee signs were top notch. Park has alot of amenities to include many pavilions, pool, playgrounds, rc car track, putt-putt course. Great family day and a stellar course
Cons: The only criticism I have is not really a criticism but philosophical point on Par. Par on this course is set right for casual or rec players. The question is whether to set par for a pro or rec player and I am on the fence since I believe there is good reason to set par for rec players as it serves to encourage them when courses eem a bit challenging. This is a very small point but if you are advertising a par 70 course to an experienced player, the expectations are different. Like I said, not a criticism but a clarification. This is a very challenging fantastic course and you shoot what you shoot regardless. Thanks to all whole put together and support this course.
Other Thoughts: I will definitely be back soon and hope to hear of a tournament to enjoy the course with the locals and other players. Thanks again for a great afternoon of disc golf

1 of 5 people found this review helpful.

  9 more holes

5+    3/5/2011   3/6/2011
Review By: bghst03
Played: 7  Reviewed: 1  Exp: 4.5 Years
This review was updated on 3/10/2011
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: Good mix of tight wooded holes with open field shots. The white and blue tee pads offer different shots at each hole. The course flows much better with the new holes. Hole 18(previously hole 9) from longs is the equalizer hardest hole I have ever played. Great long course with a great variety of shots. New holes are a great extension on the previous 9.
Cons: There are not signs for the new holes yet. There is always trash to pick up. Some areas of the park hold water and is almost like a swamp through the winter or when it rains.
Other Thoughts: The course added 9 more holes, 2 tee pads each and one basket. Hole 6 a green island will be built up throwout the year. 1-5 stayed the same 6 added, old 6 becomes 7 holes 8-15 added old 7-9 becomes 16-18. When it is nice out watch out for people

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.


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