Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club Est. 1999

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Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club is home to a well-rated and pleasantly testing 27-hole golf course that comprises the Grizzly, Kodiak and Black Bear nines. The course is located in the state of Delaware, a 30-minute drive north of Ocean City (which is across the stateline in Maryland).

This inland links-style layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Holes like the long par-3 3rd on the Black Bear nine will test your nerve, with water dangerously in play on your right. A hole-in-one here is certainly one to savour.

Plenty of golfing challenge, a well-crafted design and usually good upkeep all contribute to the appeal of this course. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

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Making Contact

Bear Trap Dunes Golf Club
7 Clubhouse Drive,
Ocean View, Delaware 19970
USA
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Office   +1 (302) 537 5600
Pro Shop   +1 (302) 537 5600
Fax

  +1 (302) 537 7947

Email  
Website   www.beartrapdunes.com
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Golf Pro
 
Neil Maurer (PGA, Head Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 27 holes. Open links-style.
Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and residential.
 
Designer: Rick Jacobson
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6834 5817 5208
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 71.9 67.5 69.9
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the Grizzly-Kodiak combination. At 3,460 yds from back tees, the Black Bear-nine is similar in length to the other two nines.
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How2Get There?

1 mi SW of Ocean View / 17 mi N of Ocean City.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2017 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (mid-June thru' Aug): Mon-Thur $100; Fri-Sun $110. Golf cart included. Reduced rates for afternoon (after 11am) and twilight (after 3pm) rounds. [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
Golf cart compulsory for non-members.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Located within a few miles of Ocean City, the Carl M. Freeman collection of golf courses includes Bayside Resort Golf Club, Bear Trap Dunes and The Bay Club. All the courses are managed by Troon Golf, a world leader in upscale golf course management.

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Location

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Latitude: (38.535889)
Longitude: (-75.107474)
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