Houston, TX

Tom Bass Regional Park - Powell

2.95(based on 20 reviews)
5489 ft. - 7259 ft. Metric
Mostly Flat
Lightly Wooded
18 Holes
18 Baskets
2 Water in play

Tom Bass Regional Park - Powell

Course conditions:

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Updated by crashzero
Baskets have been removed by request of Precinct 1 Parks Department, course is closed.

Fairly open, flat course with several wooded holes. Benches at each tee. No alcohol, except by permit. Typically soggy conditions. Red tees are standard. Blue tees are the Alt/Short tees.

Course is intended to be played teeing from the RIGHT side of all tee posts (except #17 where you throw from the left side of the post).

Based on the tournament held 15-Mar-2008 the Red(long) tees have an SSA of 51.98 and the Blue(short) tees have an SSA of 44.26.

Designer(s): John Powell
Year established: 1993
Multiple Tees / Pins: Yes / No
Par Info: 54 54
DGCR SSE: [ ? ] 51.5 45.6
Rounds Recorded / Average Score: 144 / 63 121 / 63 19 / 66
Tee Type: Grass
Hole Type: StrokeSavers
Discs lost: 8
Misc. info.:
very cart friendly


Local Directions:

South Houston: Go to intersection of Hwy 288 and Beltway 8. Entrance 0.25 mile East on the South side of the Beltway feeder. Signs to park from either freeway. Parking for the Powell course is by the tennis courts.

Latitude / Longitude:
29.59142, -95.372019 degree
Hole #11 Tee: 434' long mostly straight, hyzer shots need to miss the tree midway up the fairway
Little or no elevation Hole #11 (Taken 10/2009) ERicJ
Par / Distance: 3 / 434ft. 3 / 303ft.