Running Y Ranch Resort

4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   Running Y Ranch Resort Est. 1997

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Running Y Ranch Resort: this excellently crafted Arnold Palmer design quietly weaves its way through a wonderfully natural environment close to Klamath Lake. Along the way you'll experience three pleasantly varied habitats. The front-nine loop takes you out to a scenic wetland area, before returning to the clubhouse through a more woodland setting. The back-nine loop also has its tree-lined holes, but also a large open linksy section where 10 and 11, and 17 and 18 head out-and-back to the clubhouse.

The layout gets off to a fabulous start as the opening stretch takes you out to a very scenic wetland area. Large sprawling tongued bunkers and smaller pot bunkers provide plenty of defences along the nicely rolling fairways and around the good-sized greens. Plenty of mounds and moguls also give definition to the good-width holes, especially around the green complexes where the mounding becomes positively himalayan at times.

This well-maintained and attractive course fits well with its natural surroundings. The woodland sections, with liberal scatterings of juniper, oak, ponderosa pine and aspens, complement the more open wetland or links-style stretches. Around the "turn"on the back-nine, desert-like areas beyond the holes are strewn with dark volcanic rock. There might not be any mountains in view, but the ever changing scenery ensures there's plenty to admire beyond this handsomely crafted course.

At this Stay & Play facility, you can rise from your bed in the morning and head straight for the first tee.

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Making Contact

Running Y Ranch Resort
5500 Running Y Rd,
Klamath Falls, Oregon 97601
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Office   +1 (541) 850 5500
Pro Shop   +1 (541) 850 5580

  +1 (541) 850 5581

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Golf Pro
Jaren Mack (PGA, Head Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Meadowland, wetland, woodland and residential.
Designer: An Arnold Palmer Signature Course
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7138 5976 4847
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.4 68.6 66.8
At the Same Location:
The Putting course with 18-holes to test your abilities with the "short stick".
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How2Get There?

7 mi NW of Klamath Falls / 69 mi E of Medford.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (May thru' mid-Oct): $94 (all days). [Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play rates and 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
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available to rent.

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Did you know?

Running Y Ranch is an Audubon International Certified Cooperative Sanctuary course. | The Ranch is located just 7 miles northwest of Klamath Falls in a wonderfully scenic part of Oregon, full of lakes, mountains, forests and open countryside. Klamath takes its name from the native American tribe that originally lived here.

Just 60 miles north of Klamath Falls is Crater Lake, one of the most stunning natural sights in the United States (well worth a big detour to visit). As the U.S. National Park Service accurately says: "Crater Lake combines a deep, pure lake, so blue in color; sheer surrounding cliffs, almost two thousand feet high; two picturesque islands; and a violent volcanic past. It is a place of immeasurable beauty ....."

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Latitude: (42.281238)
Longitude: (-121.884599)
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The Lodge at Running Y Ranch 
5500 Running Y Rd, Klamath Falls, OR 97601
+1 (541) 850 5500

The Lodge at Running Y Ranch is a full-service southern Oregon resort situated in the heart of the breathtaking Cascade Mountain range, just across the California border near Klamath Falls, Oregon. The area's mild climate and 300 days of sunshine add up to a four-season recreational resort. Perched high above Payne Canyon overlooking the 10th fairway and wetlands is the 82-room Running Y Ranch Lodge, which features inviting guest rooms and spacious suites.

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