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Chambers Bay

6320 Grandview Drive West, University Place, WA 98467-1060
+1 253-460-4653
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Glorious Views and Fitness Too!

We live in the area and on any given day we might walk the upper level of Chambers Bay as many as... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
University Place, United States
A Natural NW Treasure

Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer--walking along the crest of Chambers Bay is a gift from nature... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
University Place, United States
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With tawny fescue grasses, towering sand dunes, massive fairways, and breathtaking views of the Puget Sound and snow-capped Olympic Mountains, Chambers Bay brings the traditions of Scottish linksland to the Pacific Northwest. Located in University Place, Washington, this 18-hole, walking-only course provides an authentic links experience for players of every ability. Chambers Bay Grill is known for both its delicious food and panoramic views which makes it the perfect place to celebrate the end of a round or simply enjoy the splendor of the Puget Sound, the majestic Olympic Mountains and expansive golf course views. Frequented by golfers and locals alike, the Grill is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a full bar service and an interesting list of Northwest wines. The Grill also hosts frequent specialty events including Winemaker, Brewmaster, and Distiller dinners. This 930-acre site also includes over two miles of saltwater shoreline, two and a half miles of urban creek and canyon. Enjoy a walk on the beach and over 5 miles of public trails or relax at Central or North Meadow.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“puget sound” (22 reviews)
“pro shop” (7 reviews)
“dog park” (9 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
6320 Grandview Drive West, University Place, WA 98467-1060
+1 253-460-4653
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in the area and on any given day we might walk the upper level of Chambers Bay as many as 2-3 times; morning, noon and/or evening. As the weather turns to grey and rainy, it will definitely "cool" our interest in walking but...More

Thank richardsK692FT
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Fall, Winter, Spring or Summer--walking along the crest of Chambers Bay is a gift from nature. Expansive views are plentiful along the .7 mile trek that runs from the public parking lot on the north end of the trail to the club house on the...More

Thank richardsK692FT
Reviewed 26 August 2017

What a great experience Chambers Bay provides. It was my 5th time playing the course and I always forget how challenging the course is! It is the toting of your clubs and the steepness of the grades that add an extra physical element to the...More

Thank ttocsnodrog_2000
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Chambers Bay Golf Course has a wicked reputation. It's built on the remains of an old quarry, the greens are weird, and the memories of the USGA debacle at the 2015 U.S. Open have the golf snobs blasting this layout for a thousand sins. Well,...More

1  Thank PilotMike2009
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

We chose the prior to 7:30am for cheaper price. I hate getting up early but this was worth it. Fun but challenging course. Very well organized with spotters on holes that are tougher. Plus a ride up the steepest hill. Be prepared for a lot...More

Thank lesliebauman
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Played Chambers Bay with my son and it was an amazing experience in every possible way. The course is stunning visually and offers a great challenge to both the 2 and the 12 handicap level golfer. The views of Puget Sound and the mountains in...More

Thank Mark0313
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Haven't been out here in the past year and was blown away how far along the green conversion was. Personally, I loved the fescue greens, especially how good they were prior to the US OPEN. We will see how poa does with all the undulations........More

Thank GergN007
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This golf course is a must play for the Avett and recreational Golfer. It's where the PGA played the 2015 US Open. This is a walking course only and caddies are available if you want the experience of playing like the PGA players and they...More

Thank docwoo1
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I really like the course layout. But just as the world saw in the 2015 US Open, the greens are terrible. The management has tried for years to make the greens pure bent grass, but that doesn't work in the Pacific Northwest, Any amateur gardener...More

Thank Ken O
Reviewed 2 June 2017

While those who reside outside the Tacoma metro area may know Chambers Bay as the site of the 2015 US Open and other golf tournaments, the locals know that the real charm of Chambers Bay is the paved hiking trail that surrounds the course. At...More

Thank County-Hunter
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