The Takeaway: Grade B-
Designer: Stanley Thompson in 1905
Phone Number: (253) 588-0404
Course Website: Official Website - Visit Tacoma Country and Golf Club's official website by clicking on the link provided.
Directions: Get here! - 13204 Country Club Drive SW, Lakewood, Washington 98498
Accolades: Ranked 14th in Washington on Golf Course Gurus' Best in State list. One of the finest conditioned courses I have ever stepped foot on.
What to Expect: One of the best, if not the best, conditioned golf course I've ever stepped foot on! Before anything else is said about Tacoma Country and Golf Club, I can't emphasize enough how impressed I was with the turf conditions. The Poa annua grass is meticulously maintained from tee to green and is the absolute highlight of the course. Tall evergreen trees frame the tight fairways and the John Harbottle redesigned bunkers add aesthetics and strategy to the layout. A single water feature is found on the property and the flat terrain makes the course an easy walk. The club is conveniently located between I-5 and American Lake south of Tacoma and features impressive facilities for hosting weddings, dining, fitness, and family events. Tacoma Country and Golf Club is a excellent facility with perfect conditions on an enjoyable track that provides a fair challenge without the likelihood of ever losing a ball.
By the Numbers
Individual Hole Analysis
Signature Hole: 15th Hole – 171 Yard Par 3
Best Par 3: 6th Hole – 205 Yards
Best Par 4: 4th Hole – 438 Yards
Best Par 5: 16th Hole – 514 Yards
Birdie Time: 14th Hole – 347 Yard Par 4
Bogey Beware: 8th Hole – 477 Yard Par 4