Mountain Ranch Golf Club at Fairfield Bay

820 Lost Creek Pkwy Fairfield Bay, AR 72088


Golf Course Description

This course was a private facility until 1991, but now it is open to the public. The course was carved out of its natural surroundings and features spectacular views of the Ozark Mountains. The front nine is gently sloping, while the back nine demands strategy and precise shotmaking. The signature hole is #14, a 560-yard, par 5, featuring an eighty-foot drop from tee to fairway. Hole #15, an uphill 395-yard, par 4, is considered by many to be the most difficult hole in the state. “Golf Digest” rated this course as the #1 “Best Public Course” in the state from 1996-1998. The other tee shown is a ladies’ championship tee. Golfers may walk the course anytime, however the green fees remain the same. The 6280-yard men’s tee also has a ladies’ course rating of 73.0 and slope of 144; the ladies’ tee also has a men’s course rating of 66.2 and slope of 126.

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Fairfield Bay, AR
Van Buren County

Tee Box Info

Yardage Rating Slope
Blue 6780 yds 72.8 140
White 6280 yds 70.6 135
Red 5325 yds 71.4 133

Golf Course Info

Green Grass: Bent Grass
Fairway Grass: Bermuda Grass
Metal Spikes: N
Num Holes: 18
Course Type: Resort
Year Built: 1982
Designer: Ed Ault
Season: Open all year
Guest Policy: Open
Dress Code: No tank tops or cutoffs
Green Fees: $35.00-$62.00

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