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Address: 444 Eagle Ridge Dr, Galena, IL 61036-9250
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+1 815-777-5000

Roger Packard and Andy North designed this course, using the dramatic...

Roger Packard and Andy North designed this course, using the dramatic terrain to full advantage. The view from the signature hole offers a striking view of three states - Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin.

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Spent 3 days golfing and on three different courses. Not wait times and very friendly staff. Would consider renting a home for a week next time. This is a great place to take... read more

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Reviewed 12 August 2014
Chicago, Illinois
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Franklin Park, Illinois
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

My husband played here for the first time and absolutely loved it. He said its a beautiful course. The grounds are very well maintained

Thank cookingogo22
Lancaster, Wisconsin
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Items very expensive in this store. $1 tree items costing triple. But, guess if one needs something, they can get it.

1 Thank babs60027
Chicago. Illinois USA
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

By far one of the most picturesque golf courses one will ever play. It was BEAUTIFUL! Now for the suggestions. Number 1 Please get reflectors on the pins so players can get yardage from there Laser Link guns. Really they have been out since 1999 why don't you have them. It makes the walking from the 100, 150 markers unnecessary... More 

Thank TimFinman
Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Spent 3 days golfing and on three different courses. Not wait times and very friendly staff. Would consider renting a home for a week next time. This is a great place to take young golfers to learn and spend time with the families. Especially the East course

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Naperville, Illinois
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70 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2014

I Truly enjoy playing the General, But the best time to play is twilight! Not having to dish out major cash for a day in mid sun. Instead relax don't be hurried and enjoy your game with the sun gently going down. I've played it where I have seen the deer almost like watching my game. (it's not good) to... More 

1 Thank Joe P
Madison, Wisconsin
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59 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2012

The South Course is a nice challenge. Tight fairways and well placed hazzards. I prefer it to the General.

Thank David W
Long Grove, Ia
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127 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2012

The General was a beautiful course, but their staff needs some training. Very snooty, gave the impression that they didn't want us there! Played the South course the next day (AWESOME service), hard to believe this the same organization. If we return have no desire to play the General again.

Thank fish65
Cape Coral, Florida
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87 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2012

It was a lovely hilly wooded course that presents lots of opportunities to lose golf balls. Control is the key here!

Thank BarbieN
Dahinda, IL
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2012

What a fun course to play. Very much a target golf course with a few spectacular holes on the back nine. The back nine is by far the best. Would definitely play again. Price wasn't too bad for a higher end course either. 14 is a very unique hole that you can see 3 different states from the tee box... More 

Thank isbtown
Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 July 2012

I hope this is the General Store. Their roast beef sandwich was the best I have ever eaten! And I'm old!

Thank Cathy A

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