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DarkHorse Golf Club

13450 Combie Rd, Auburn, CA 95602-8917
+1 530-269-7900
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Difficult but fun nonetheless

I had a coupon for this course so it was a good deal. I had heard this was a beautiful course but... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2015
LindaInSacto
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Sacramento, California
via mobile
Golf in the Foothills

If you are planning to visit the Auburn, California area and have your golf clubs with you make... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2015
Douglas G
,
Sacramento, California
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Challenging Keith Foster-designed layout features 18 holes stretching 7,031 yards with more than six ponds and eight streams coming into play.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good46%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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13450 Combie Rd, Auburn, CA 95602-8917
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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

I had a coupon for this course so it was a good deal. I had heard this was a beautiful course but compared to others I have been to, it paled in comparison. Could have been because it was late summer and much of the...More

Thank LindaInSacto
Reviewed 27 March 2015

If you are planning to visit the Auburn, California area and have your golf clubs with you make sure you stop by Darkhorse Golf Course. Not for the faint of heart but it's a beautiful setting and well maintained. Just hope that the Green Keeper...More

Thank Douglas G
Reviewed 27 November 2014 via mobile

I make it a point to play this course every time I visit the in-laws who live within 10 minutes of the course, and I play it at least 2-3 times per visit. Over the past 9 years I've seen it go through at least...More

2  Thank FlickaJackson
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Darkhorse is a well laid out course that is well taken care of. The fairways are wide but placement is key. The greens are large and well kept. The staff is friendly and always ready to help you out as needed. This course is fine...More

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 25 November 2013

If you're visiting the Auburn or Grass Valley area and enjoy golf then a trip to play Dark Horse is well worth your consideration. It's beautifully laid out as others have commented and from the golf shop to the driving range back to the 19th...More

1  Thank DSUEII
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Dark Horse is a quality course with few shortcomings. Modest cost ($42). Well maintained (exceptions are some of the sand traps), GPS carts and an adequate bar and club house.

Thank SteveY207
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

We played this beautiful course and really enjoyed it. The course was in great shape, the staff was nice. The fairways are nice and open but the greens are very challenging. Beautiful elevated tee boxes offer majestic mountain views, with deer roaming around the course....More

Thank DaisyRoswell_GA
Reviewed 29 July 2013

When my family comes to visit, they always plan a day of golf at Dark Horse. They have "good deals" during the middle of the day.

Thank Sharron E
Reviewed 3 March 2013

We visited Auburn for golf and sightseeing and chose to play at Darkhorse. We were not disappointed. It's great golf for the price. Very friendly starter and shop staff. The bent grass greens were in outstanding condition. Fairways were good, tees ok. The bunkers didn't...More

Thank psppete
Reviewed 18 February 2013

I have played quite a few golf courses over the years and including Bandon Dunes and Spyglass and find that Darkhorse is just several notches below these other courses. Darkhorse is under new ownership and it's very apparent that the new owners are going to...More

Thank LocustTree
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