The Gog Magog Golf Club (Old course)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   The Gog Magog Golf Club (Old course) Est. 1901

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The Gog Magog Golf Club (Old course): You will not find the giants Gog and Magog roaming these hills any longer, as legend says they once did. What you will find is a friendly and welcoming golf club, two picturesque and challenging courses, and the home of Cambridge university undergraduate golf. The Old course (1901) is the more charming, the Wandlebury (1997) is considerably more open and still a long way from maturity. On the Old course the first two holes take you up onto a kind of plateau, which gives spectacular views over Cambridge and the surrounding hills. The 16th, 17th and 18th bring you back down again in equally spectacular fashion.

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Making Contact

The Gog Magog Golf Club
Babraham Rd, Shelford Bottom,
Cambridge, Cambs CB22 3AB
England
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Office   +44 (0)1223 247 626
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1223 246 058
Fax

  +44 (0)1223 414 990

Email   secretary@gogmagog.co.uk
Website   www.gogmagog.co.uk
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Golf Pro
 
Ian Bamborough
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Fred Hawtree
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6398 6181 5565
Par 70 70 71
SSS or Slope 70 69 71
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Wandlebury course (6735 yds from back tees).
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How2Get There?

3 miles SE of Cambridge
Travelling from the south, leave M11 at Jtn 9, direction Newmarket on A11. After 3.5 miles on A11 take A3107 towards Cambridge. After 3.7 miles turn R. at roundabout, direction Cherry Hinton. After 200 metres golf is on your R.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (April thru' Oct): weekdays £55; Sundays £75. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Cash or UK cheque only.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and after 10am on Sundays.  Must book in advance. Handicap required.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

The land surrounding Gog Magog is designated as a UK Site of Special Scientific Interest, which imposes strict environmental protection measures on the area.

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Location

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Latitude: (52.166114)
Longitude: (0.162199)
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