Shelbyville, TN 
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3 / 173ft. Par / Distance:
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A Short But Fun Course

5+    6/10/2016   6/14/2016
Review By: ericraybrown
Played: 5  Reviewed: 3  Exp: 5.1 Years
0 Helpful / 2 Not
Pros: There is a good mix of open and wooded shots. The tee pads and baskets are in excellent condition. This course can be played in less than an hour making it a short but fun course.
Cons: This course is in a public park and there is quite a bit of litter present. Also, there is a lot of people walking through the course either not knowing or it not caring that they are on disc golf fairway.

0 of 2 people found this review helpful.

Small but Creative

1    11/2/2015   11/2/2015
Review By: Tailwalker00
Played: 44  Reviewed: 4  Exp: 22.4 Years
0 Helpful / 1 Not
Pros: Typical setup for a disc golf course in a multi use park. Well thought out though for the amount of land they had to work with here. Short holes with many medium trees to contend with.
Cons: Multi use park so there are (hazards) people everywhere which is fine considering the main use for the park is a walking trail. Too short for any one not a Beginner but has a decent short game course
Other Thoughts: Not a destination course but more like a get out and stretch your legs course while travelling.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful.

 First Hole In ONE!

1    5/3/2015   5/28/2015
Review By: Redline4j
Played: 104  Reviewed: 36
0 Helpful / 1 Not
Pros: Park setting so there are other things for members of the family that do not play DG to do while you play a round. Holes 2-10 are in the woods/trees and most technical on the course. Other holes are pretty open; however the course designer did try and put baskets near trees to add difficulty. Course is all under 300 ft holes, so it is good for all levels of player.
Cons: In the park with people not paying attention getting in the way.
Other Thoughts: Shot my first hole in one on hole #10, 224 feet. What an awesome feeling! Only took me 8 years of recreational play of an average of playing 2-3 times a month.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful.


5+    7/22/2013   7/22/2013
Review By: fidei defensor3
Played: 4  Reviewed: 2  Exp: 7.1 Years
Pros: -good signs
-good blend of open and wooded areas
-good tee offs
-nice practice hole
Cons: -public park so people can get in your way
-loud with the play place and skate park located along the course
-children walk aimlessly through the course while you are trying to throw
Other Thoughts: watch out for the children seriously i have almost hit one before
it is also located by a walking trail that is used almost every day so if you overthrow a hole then you risk the chance of hitting a random person

 Reminds me of the Originals from the late 70's

1    5/22/2013   7/22/2013
Review By: The Uncle
Played: 5  Reviewed: 4  Exp: 5.1 Years
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: Decent short course in a public park. Good signage at the tee boxes and baskets are in decent condition. There are enough obstacles to keep you honest.
Cons: A couple long walks from pin to tee.
At any given time a birthday party or sports team may be taking up the course given it is in a public park and the course criss-crosses almost the whole thing.
Other Thoughts: Being a newer course it is still a nostalgic throw back to the originals @ Brahan in Huntsville and @ Cedars of Lebanon in Nashville because the park is very old.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

 After thought

1    5/25/2011   5/25/2011
Review By: jsbatte
Played: 16  Reviewed: 5  Exp: 6.5 Years
Pros: Plenty of space. Variety of wooded and open holes. Well kept. Challenging tree lines on most open holes. No crowd. Signs are awesome.
Cons: Right next to a small skate park (nothing against skaters, it's just loud). Long walk to 1st/ or from last hole. I think some of the open holes could have been extended towards the next tee to make it more worth the long walks.
Other Thoughts: Not in an easy location to get to, unless you live around Shelbyville. There was plenty of people around, but no one playing DG. Pretty easy to play, if you don't mind walking.


5+    3/12/2011   3/13/2011
Review By: Oneshotonekil8
Played: 9  Reviewed: 5  Exp: 6.7 Years
0 Helpful / 1 Not
Pros: I'm new and this course has made me a better technical thrower and I enjoy the organized layout they have it's perfect for beginners and still decent for ams to.
Cons: Don't go on busy weekends it gets to packed sometimes you got to shout our fore on hole 6 fairway cause children like walking in the woods. The walks from 16 to 17 is a little long

0 of 1 people found this review helpful.

 HV Griffin

1    8/23/2010   8/23/2010
Review By: eng2joe
Played: 12  Reviewed: 6  Exp: 7.6 Years
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: This course was quick and fun to play as a newbie. I tossed 2 birdies today. Best game I have played to date. Final 1 over par. Good course for beginners. A decent mix of open baskets and semi-technical baskets. The signs were very helpful and accurate.
Cons: Very, very crowded. Basket 1- soccer practice, Basket 11- cheerleading practice, Basket 17 and 18- football practice. People everywhere. So much room yet they practice in the fairways and use the baskets as water cooler holders. Play at the wrong time and you will have to pass up a few baskets.
Other Thoughts: Overall it was a fun place to play. I will play there again. I would not want to have driven a long way to play this course and find 4 baskets unplayable. Timing is everything on this course.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

great trainer course

1    11/26/2009   11/26/2009
Review By: 2naphish
Played: 24  Reviewed: 3  Exp: 36.3 Years
This review was updated on 7/31/2016
1 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: short accurate shots in the woods and a couple of real crunchers for the big arms. i love it! quick and easy to play a couple of rounds. nice baskets signs and tee pads. bathrooms, drink machines with gatorade and other various sodas.
Cons: could usea a few pro pads on a few of the back 9. there are a few "stupid" walks to the next tee on the back. hole #1 is poorly designed since i never know if there is going to be carnival,a soccer game or some other function going on directly in the "fairway"
Other Thoughts: since most people in this area didn't know this sport exists, this is a fantastic starter course to expose the locals to. i like to play this course as a warm up and go to Henry Horton for a second round.

1 of 1 people found this review helpful.

 decent course

1    5/10/2009   5/18/2009
Review By: ChronoDisc
Played: 12  Reviewed: 10  Exp: 9.4 Years
2 Helpful / 0 Not
Pros: its a nice little course with a slight difficulty rating because of the trees. the concrete pads are nice. the entire course is new so all of the signs and baskets are in great shape.
Cons: at times there can be tons of people just around at the pavilions and a lot of them dont speak english..... and they have a megaphone...... kinda distracted me. this course is fairly short so dont expect to spend a lot of time here. a couple of holes cross heavily populated areas. you might have to skip a few holes. there is a lot of cedar trees... dont throw your disc high it will be lost forever.
Other Thoughts: a nice course... a little loud at times worth a short trip but if you are more than half an hour away you might not want to go.

2 of 2 people found this review helpful.

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