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Horseshoe Bay Resort - Applerock Course

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Address: Horseshoe Bay, TX
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+1 800-252-9363

This three-time Silver Medal Award Winner features magnificent views and...

This three-time Silver Medal Award Winner features magnificent views and its two dramatic back-to-back par five 10th and 11th holes, which shoot down from the top of the Caprock to the blue shores of Lake LBJ below.

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Beautiful course

Apple rock was very scenic. Starts out with a great front 9, lots of variety, good views, well designed. After the nice, short par 3 over the lake #12, the stretch of par 4's on... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
Scottsdale, Arizona
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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143 reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Apple rock was very scenic. Starts out with a great front 9, lots of variety, good views, well designed. After the nice, short par 3 over the lake #12, the stretch of par 4's on the back 9 are a little weak, but overall a very solid track. Worth playing for sure.

Thank desertduffergolf
Bethesda, Maryland
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704 reviews
233 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Decently hard, LONG course from the ladies tees. In great condition. Some claim this is the more scenic, as it has lake views, but it is comparable to Ramrock, which I preferred. Plenty of opportunities to lose balls. Nice facilities, very nice condition.

Thank Sheryl B
Sugar Land, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

WOW what a course! It was in great shape even immoderately after the rain. Very friendly staff. The range and practice areas were great. Small pro shop with the bare necessities. Food ate the grill was very good and made for you as you waited.

Thank preston1353
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

Course was in great condition. Fun to play with just enough difficulty to keep you attention. Par 3's overwater pose the greatest challenge. Starter gave a great intro and even made sure we got a picture from the first tee. Snack bar was good and fairly priced.

Thank Craig H
Longview, Texas
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21 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I love this course. It is very challenging but not too hard. The staff loaded my clubs and took great care of us. I saw more deer and wildlife on many holes. Ram Rock is the hardest of 3 courses and Slick Rock is the easiest. All have great greens.

Thank RKC2406
Horseshoe Bay, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Justin was the driver and tour guide of the ski boat we rented. Justin made sure he had all the skies, life jackets, raft, etc. that would make our afternoon fun. Justin even had a play list of tunes that were ideal for our age group. Justin was patient as he helped us all take turns on the raft and... More 

Thank mhj_nm
Montgomery, Texas, United States
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6 reviews
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Great greens(fast) and beautiful views. Well mat aimed and manicured. Must play on your list! Don't need driver very often, really good course for groups. Pool and facilities are also great!!

Thank Julie L
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225 reviews
55 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

This course is very nice. In May the course was in excellent condition. Tricky greens with a lot of slope, and in the afternoons they get fast. This is hill country so a lot of elevation changes.

Thank Michael Y
Kerrville, Texas
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73 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2014

The course is fairly wide, so lots of room for offline shots. A couple of par threes are tough, with water around the green.

Thank swannzee
Horseshoe Bay, Texas
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131 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This is one of the most scenic championship courses you will ever play. Changes in elevation are dramatic as are some of the views. Hole designs are outstanding and the greens very good and putt true. The traps are some of the worst I've ever played. Not pebbles, but actual rocks abound. Don't think about exploding a shot, I had... More 

Thank Jimmers2014

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