Stone Forest International Country Club


Unrated course. Not yet visited by the Where2Golf Team.
   Stone Forest International Country Club Est. 2010

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Stone Forest International Country Club is home to 54 holes of golf laid out in three championship golf courses. These tree-lined and open parkland layouts - Leaders Peak, Masters Resort and Yufeng Ridge - weave their way through breathtaking 270 million year old karst peaks. Many holes nestle down in rugged outcroppings and rock formations, with several dramatic elevation changes to enjoy along the way.

All three courses fit the impressive terrain, with subtle differences between them, but nothing that jumps out. Leaders Peak occupies the most heavily tree-lined part of the property and plays up to 7,565 yards, which is necessary at this mile-high location. Yufeng Ridge starts high above the property with views of all three golf courses and the Yunnan countryside. One of its most scenic holes is the jaw-dropping par-4 8th, played towards a huge wall of stone and vegetation. To slightly differentiate it from its sister courses, Masters Resort has grass-faced bunkers, more colorful landscaping, and greens with greater undulation. It is earmarked as the club’s “tournament course.”

All three layouts provide a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy. Spectacular vistas, rock-strewn fields and dense pine forests abound, punctuated by lakes and open streams that reflect the stony peaks. A must play venue if you are in the area.

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Making Contact

Stone Forest International Country Club
by Stone Forest National Park,
Shilin, Yunnan 
China
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Office   +86 871 771 6888
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +86 871 771 2222

Email  
Website   www.stoneforestgolf.com
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About the course

The course: 54 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Forested hills, of wood and stone!
 
Designer: Schmidt-Curley Design (Lee Schmidt & Brian Curley)
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Yards 7528
Par 72
SSS or Slope
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the Leaders Peak (C) course. Also at Stone Forest Intl are the 18-hole par-72 Masters Resort (B) course (7203 yds from back tees) and Yufeng Ridge (A) course (7241 yds).
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How2Get There?

82 km SE of Kunming.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes (golf cart & caddie fee included): weekdays 1600 yuan; weekends 1800 yuan. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information

Caddies available.
Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Yunnan Province's Stone Forest or Shílín is an impressive area of basalt rock formations, where the rocks rise up from the ground in a stalagmite manner. Considered by many a “wonder of the world,” its towering 270-million-year-old karst peaks erupted from the earth over a 135 square-mile area. Many of the formations resemble petrified trees, creating the appearance of a forest made of stone. The golf courses of Stone Forest International are played against this impressive natural backdrop.

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Location

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Latitude: (24.832467)
Longitude: (103.334484)
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