Marshalltown, IA 
Riverview Park Share
Uploaded By: Iowa420DG Hole #18 (Taken 7/2014)
3 / 291ft. Par / Distance:
Hole #18 Tee Sign



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Riverview Park

1    8/13/2015   8/17/2015
Review By: Enforcerj027
Played: 11  Reviewed: 9  Exp: 4.4 Years
Pros: 1. Long course with a large variety of shots
2. Requires skill to hit lines between tree's and avoid the water hazards.
3. Very well maintained. Tee Pads, signs, and baskets are all in fantastic shape.
4. A nice mix of long and short shots
Cons: 1. Safety, this park is crowded. There was a net wrapped between some tree's for a kick ball game that we had to shoot around and on the opposite side a soccer match being held around a basket. They let us throw threw.
2. Basekts are not numbered and there are a few that are close together so it can be a judgement call on a few holes where you are throwing.
3. A few holes are very close to the road and a few play areas.
4. The water on the course is basically sewage, avoid it at all costs.
Other Thoughts: This park is in fantastic shape and its obvious somebody takes a lot of pride in its upkeep. There are several other activities to try out while your there. Also a play area if you have kids.
The water hazzard on holes 1 and 2 looks like a mop wielding toxic avenger might pop out of it.

My daily course

5+    10/20/2014   10/22/2014
Review By: madmaxxx
Played: 16  Reviewed: 5  Exp: 2.3 Years
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: Nicely taken care of course. Challenging holes with water hazards and low lying trees. Spreads across a big area of the park. Some holes give you the option of two different tees.
Cons: Completely flat. Water hazards get very annoying. Water smells and looks like sewage. Do not drink on this course, cops have a tendency to drive through often and ride their bikes around on busy days; drinking in a public park is a $150 fine and you will be required to appear in court (I know this from experience).
Other Thoughts: Lots of the baskets are off to the right. Watch out for people playing Sepak takraw (kick volleyball) and volleyball. They used to set their net up right between the tee and the basket making holes unplayable.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.


2-4    6/14/2014   6/30/2014
Review By: RestonDG
Played: 27  Reviewed: 5  Exp: 3.3 Years
2 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: Nice park, seems well kept. Water on a few holes adds difficulty. Good mix of open and wooded holes, mature and young trees make for tight gaps and tough lines. A few holes have a couple different tee pads to add some difficulty.
Cons: Virtually no change in elevation, and a few of the holes get a bit redundant. The flow isn't the best, but it's also not the worst I've seen. The water can get pretty stinky at certain times of the year. As noted in a previous review, there needs to be a bridge near the pin on hole 1 to save players from having to walk clear back around if they don't make it to the other side of the water.
Other Thoughts: Riverview is a solid course, but nothing to write home about.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful.


5+    6/16/2014   6/26/2014
Review By: tlsuth41
Played: 8  Reviewed: 4
0 Helpful / 2 Not
Pros: Many different types of shots needed.

Course is very well maintained with lots of trees.

Cons: Not much. Not a lot of elevation change but this can also be looked at as a pro if you are physically challenged.

could use a bridge by hole #1 if you happen to throw right of the water.

0 of 2 people found this review helpful.

  riverview review

5+    11/30/2012   11/30/2012
Review By: beauscout
Played: 1  Reviewed: 1  Exp: 24.4 Years
0 Helpful / 8 Not
Pros: the course has a nice layout, speading over most of the park
Cons: for people new to the course finding the next tee can be confusing at times. pay attention to the tee signs and where the next tee will be from the hole.

0 of 8 people found this review helpful.


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