Olde Oaks Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Olde Oaks Golf Club Est. 1999

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Olde Oaks Golf Club: Located a few miles south-east of Shreveport, Olde Oaks is another of the more outlying, but excellent golf courses on the Audubon Golf Trail - with 27-holes laid out as the Oak, Cypress and Meadow nines, you can pit your golfing skills against three contrasting layouts - each nine follows an expansive out-and-back routing from the clubhouse, but there the similarities end - as the name suggests, the Oak-nine exudes a predominantly tree-lined feel, with pleasant undulations rather than pronounced elevation changes along the way - oaks and pines line the nicely rolling fairways that lead you to excellent quality greens, often home to extravagant slopes and borrows - the Cypress-nine provides a mixed environment, sometimes tree-lined, at other times more open - upscale housing is more noticeable, though never too close to the course to be intrusive, nor detract from the naturalness of the layout - more water is in play on the Cypress nine, as you'll quickly discover at the good-length par-5 1st, which is flanked by a good-sized lake from tee-to-green - water threatens again on four of the remaining eight holes - in distinct contrast to the other two nines, the Meadow course is based on an open, British links-style design, although with more water in play than the average Scotsman might be accustomed to - rolling, rather than towering dunes line the good-width fairways, which weave through a scenic and very natural wetland landscape.

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Making Contact

Olde Oaks Golf Club
60 Golf Club Drive,
Haughton, Louisiana LA 71037
USA
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Office   +1 (318) 742 0333
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +1 (318) 742 0412

Email  
Website   www.oldeoaksgolf.com
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Golf Pro
 
Martin Stuart (General Mgr/PGA Golf Professional)
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About the course

The course: 27 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb
 
Surroundings: Woodland, residential and wetlands
 
Designer: A Hal Sutton Signature Design
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7260 6128 5072
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 75.0 70.0 69.8
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances/ratings are for the Oak-Cypress combination. The Meadow-nine (at 3681 yds from back tees) is similar in length to the other two nines.
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How2Get There?

12 miles SE of Shreveport

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: Mon-Thur $44; Fri-Sun $49. Golf cart included. Reduced twilight rates are also available from 3pm. [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
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted (preferably on weekday afternoons).

Practice facilities
Good
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Did you know?

Olde Oaks Golf Club is a member of Louisiana's Audubon Golf Trail. | The nearby city of Shreveport is Louisiana's third-largest city. It was founded in 1836 by the Shreve Town Company, which was established to develop a town at the intersection of the newly navigable Red River and the Texas Trail (an overland route into the newly independent Republic of Texas, formerly part of Mexico). The Red River was made navigable by Captain Henry Miller Shreve, commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The company and fledgling town were named in Shreve's honour.

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Latitude: (32.439278)
Longitude: (-93.575267)
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