Oak Creek, WI
Abendschein Park Share
Uploaded By: fritothedog Hole #6 (Taken 6/2013)
3 / 226ft.   -- / --   -- / --   -- / -- Par / Distance:
Hole #6 Tee

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Much needed improvement

5+    8/18/2013   11/18/2013
Review By: Horsman
Played: 66  Reviewed: 16  Exp: 7.9 Years
3 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: - A very good mix of long and short holes

- There are now holes that are over 500' and make it very very difficult to score that perfect round where in the past it was very doable.

- They really used the new land well, and made a couple holes longer and more challenging.

- The flow from hole to hole is very easy

- Very limited ammount of blind shots so you always know what you are shooting at.

- Uses the land very well for what it is

- Easy Parking
Cons: - TEEPADS. So to elaborate a little bit, they uses plastic grateing for the teepads and they are the worst thing I have ever thrown off. My one disc golf injury comes from the teepads. When they re wet it is like you are throwing off from ice.

- They also used the same plastic grateing under the basket so that when your disc hit it it just skips away big time. This makes you not try to park the hole but land it 10 ft away so that it doesnt skip.
Other Thoughts: This is the course I grew up on so I really enjoy the might of shots you have to throw here. It is not a course you should go out of your way to play but if you are looking for a nice casual round then this course is perfect.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful.

Much improved...

5+    7/13/2013   7/20/2013
Review By: TheDGWizard
Played: 19  Reviewed: 4  Exp: 5.7 Years
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: -A fair variety of holes, ranging from very short to fairly long
-Generally not very crowded
-Decent ace potential on a few holes
-User-friendly layout
Cons: -Not a very technical course
-Teepads aren't very good
-Poor signage
Other Thoughts: Eliminating the original first 5 holes was a good move. They were just wide open in a field (that's now a pond). Now the replacement holes are in the back of the course and are quite a bit longer (two of them are 500+ ft) with a few baskets tucked into the woods to add some difficulty. They're nothing special, but are a big improvement over the previous layout.

Also, while the teepads aren't the greatest, they're a big improvement over the rutted-up wood chips they used to have.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

Muddy, Wet and Not Half Bad

5+    6/2/2013   6/3/2013
Review By: fritothedog
Played: 33  Reviewed: 6  Exp: 11.9 Years
This review was updated on 6/25/2013
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: The best part of the course is a decent variety. The course starts with some short (150-180 ft) technical shots through wooded areas. It opens up for a couple medium holes (250-300 ft) and then you go back into the woods for more shorter holes. The course gets longer on holes 8 - 13 (350-500 ft) and then the course finishes with a few shorter holes through moderately wooded areas around the baseball field.
Cons: Some of the holes are a bit too short.

One of the longer holes, 9 I believe, has a pin in the woods with no real entry point. You kind of just have to throw it and pray you don't hit a tree. I would like to see a bit better clearing there.

The worst part of the course is it has poor drainage. We have had a fair amount of rain but the course could be designed to not have small ponds surrounding the baskets.

I also don't like the tees very much. They are a hexagonal metal mesh instead of concrete or dirt. They aren't too bad but I nearly ate it on hole 8's tee because I slipped and a friend of mine did slip and fall.
Other Thoughts: Overall it is a good course. Wear your grubby shoes and go hit some chains. There is plenty of fun to be had here.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

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