The Home Course

Golf Course Review by: Billy Satterfield (2013)

Quick Facts

Designer:  Mike Asmundson in 2007

Cost:  $27.00 - $52.00 ($15 for optional cart) Click for current rates

Contact Information:  Ron Hagen, Head Professional - (253) 964-0520

Course Website:  Official Website - Visit The Home Course's official website by clicking on the link provided.

Directions:  Get here! - 2300 Golf House Road, DuPont, WA 98327

Photos:  See additional photos of The Home Course

Accolades:  Rated 3 1/2 stars on Golf Digest's Place to Play publication.

Signature Hole:  7th - 434 Yard Par 4

7th Hole at The Home Course (434 Yard Par 4)
7th Hole at The Home Course (434 Yard Par 4)

What to Expect:  Jointly owned and operated by the Washington State Golf Association and the Pacific Northwest Golf Association, The Home Course became a reality as part of an environmental remediation project where a former dynamite manufacturing site once was. The course is highlighted by views of Mount Rainier, the Olympics, and the sparkling Puget Sound. While the course features trees, they aren't near as thick or prevalent as they are at most Washington courses and the majority of holes would be classified as wide open. The course is characterized by a combination of sod faced bunkers and saucer shaped bunkers. The conditioning is solid though not remarkable as is the layout. The dynamite shaped tee markers are a unique tribute to the land's history and the terrain lends to a relatively easy walk given the small undulations throughout.

By the Numbers:

Tees Par Yardage Rating Slope
Dynamite 72 7424 76.4 138
Black 72 7037 74.5 137
Blue 72 6629 72.4 135
White 72 6088 69.9 127
Gold (Women) 72 5442 71.8 126


Individual Hole Analysis

Best Par 3:  14th - 196 Yards

14th Hole at The Home Course (196 Yard Par 3)
14th Hole at The Home Course (196 Yard Par 3)

Best Par 4:  9th - 432 Yards

9th Hole at The Home Course (432 Yard Par 4)
9th Hole at The Home Course (432 Yard Par 4)

Best Par 5:  16th - 559 Yards

Birdie Time:  11th - 340 Yard Par 4

11th Hole at The Home Course (340 Yard Par 4)
11th Hole at The Home Course (340 Yard Par 4)

Bogey Beware:  13th - 466 Yard Par 4

13th Hole at The Home Course (466 Yard Par 4)
13th Hole at The Home Course (466 Yard Par 4)

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