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Address: 1000 Castle Oaks Dr, Ione, CA 95640-4521
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+1 209-274-0167

Rated as the fourth best course in California by Golf Today magazine.

Rated as the fourth best course in California by Golf Today magazine.

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Worth the Drive.......

This is always a fun course to drive up to. The layout reminds me of Teal Bend on the lower holes and The Ridge on the upper holes (if you play in the Sac Region). Many... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2016
Rocklin, California
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Rocklin, California
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Reviewed 28 May 2016

This is always a fun course to drive up to. The layout reminds me of Teal Bend on the lower holes and The Ridge on the upper holes (if you play in the Sac Region). Many signature holes that require creativity. Also has a lot of risk/reward holes that are always fun. Price is always fair and the course tends... More 

1 Thank nelsonpt22
Huntington Beach, California
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Reviewed 5 April 2014

Let's start with the fact there are not a lot of options for golf in this up and coming wine country known as Amador County of Plymouth. So whether you are staying in Jackson, Sutter Creek, Amador City or Plymouth, the town of Ione and Castle Oaks Golf Course are not too far away. The fact is that friends &... More 

1 Thank KenVicLee
Elk Grove, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2013

I would like to start this review by stating that the course is good looking. But the faults are in some case over whelming. 1. Sand traps are full of rocks. 2. Ponds are foul and on warmer days they smell. 3. Trees overhang some hole making them almost impossible to get at the flag. 4. They don't keep the... More 

3 Thank Kachadbi
Ione, California
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 31 July 2013

This is a jewel in the foothills. It is a well run, well maintained and fun golf course that is open to the public. It offers full facilities for golf, eating and drinking. You will be challenged by the course on every hole. Some holes look easier then they really are, and some are just downright mean like the 18th... More 

Thank Chester S
Ione, California
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 29 July 2013

I don't play Golf but several people that do say it's a good place to golf. I've eaten at the restaurant a couple of times and it has been good. Nice view.

Thank VIPServices
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83 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2013

$45 on Saturday or Sunday is a steal! This track is well maintained and the greens are always in great condition. The layout has a ton of character. The holes are challenging but fair. 18 holes usually plays in under 4.25 hours. Proshop has a substantial amount of products at reasonable prices. The clubhouse resturant and bar is reasonably priced... More 

Thank smokeandmirrors11
Stockton, California
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Reviewed 13 January 2013

I have been there about four times and each time is was an ok experience. The course if nice and the greens were ok. I think the last time I went it was slightly raining and the greens were not in great shape because of the weather....

Thank Wendy T
Ione, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Golfing is definitely challenging and rated one of the top courses in Northern California. They offer a breakfast and lunch menu that is not only delicious but very filling. Also offering a sports bar to toast the win!

Thank Ourtime4446
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53 reviews
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Reviewed 19 July 2012

My husband loves this course. I haven't been able to play for some time although liked the course when I did.

Thank sis7653
Sacramento, California
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 December 2011

The course presented a challenge to golfers of all levels but the major attraction for me was the views. Lots of big oaks, a couple of creeks, and undulating landscape on a beuatiful fall day was a golfers paradise. It was hard to believe that I was less than a mile from a prison

Thank dwight g

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