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Not going to go back.

Greens were very fast and uneven. Wet and held foot prints and were almost impossible to putt... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Sand traps are in awful condition, fairways very rough.

Travelled 2 hours to play in a scramble with friends. It took 6 hours for all groups to finish... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Nashville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Greens were very fast and uneven. Wet and held foot prints and were almost impossible to putt. Fairways were very wet and juicy and it had been a week since rain. Ruff was 5 to 7 inches tall and you had to be right over...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018

Travelled 2 hours to play in a scramble with friends. It took 6 hours for all groups to finish, mostly due to poor conditions. After 15 holes the "ranger" finally drove by to say carts should be observing 90-degree rule. Course was already wet, so...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 October 2018

Bear Trace gets three stars simply because of the layout and my group has fond memories of playing here years ago when the course was relatively new. The course is not being maintained well. This is a prime example of simply to many golf courses...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank matthew c
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The fairways are very POOR. Barely no grass on the fairways, more dirt the grass. The Greens are also very poor. They look like they have been sprayed with green coloring to make them look good. All around I would never play there if I...More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank chefpierre48
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Staff was great, especially Denny the starter and Mary at the front desk. Very friendly and extremely helpful. Several very fun holes but hit them straight, a lot of places to lose your ball on miss hits. Nice course shame fellow golfers don’t repair divots...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MDYuhas
Reviewed 26 March 2018

I have lived in and around Crossville, TN for the past several years. The Bear Trace at Cumberland Mountain is my favorite course in the Crossville area. The Nicklaus design is fun and challenging to all skill levels of golfers. The course is "usually" extremely...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I are average golfers, and found this course to be fun, beautiful and challenging. This Jack Nicklaus designed course is never boring, no two holes are alike. The staff is very friendly too,

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Cristina36017
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I played this course when it opened and about 5 years ago, terrible shape, sand traps are disasters, they gave up on them, stairs rotting out, general disrepair all over the course, just sad to think of what it use to be, very sad.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Chicago2772
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Going to Play a Nicklaus designed course, in a golfing community area, I was expecting something special. Instead we arrived and played a beautiful but averagely maintained course. The course was not cut properly at the time we went. The sand traps looked horrible with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Erik B
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

This is a state run course, so I pleasantly surprised with the condition of it. The course is not too tight and is quiet challenging. It allows some room for error but makes you think about each shot. Course had a cart path only rule...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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