Nemacolin Woodlands Resort (Shepherd's Rock)


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Nemacolin Woodlands Resort (Shepherd's Rock) Est. 1987

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Nemacolin Woodlands Resort (Shepherd's Rock course): Following the recent redesign and renaming of the resort's Links Course (henceforth to be known as Shepherd's Rock), Nemacolin Woodlands has two excellent layouts on which its members, guests, resort guests and outside visitors can ply their golfing skills. The redesigned Shepherd's Rock course can now hold its own with Nemacolin's highly-rated Mystic Rock course. And both layouts now carry top-tier billing as "Pete Dye designs".

Shepherd's Rock was the first of two golf courses to be built at Nemacolin Woodlands. Willard Rockwell's easy-going original layout was substantially redesigned by Pete Dye in 2016. With the redesign came a considerably more inspiring and challenging test. This tree-lined and open parkland layout now offers an excellently crafted design with plenty of golfing challenge. Well worth including on your play list together with the more renowned Mystic Rock course.

Stay & Play at Nemacolin Woodlands: a variety of onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.

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Making Contact

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort
1001 Lafayette Drive,
Farmington, Pennsylvania 15437
USA
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Office   +1 (800) 422 2736 (toll free)
Pro Shop   +1 (724) 329 6111
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Email   birds.of.a.feather@nemacolin.com
Website   www.nemacolingolf.com
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Eric Johnson and Aaron Staricek.
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland and open countryside.
 
Designer: Original design by Willard Rockwell (1987); redesigned by Pete Dye (2016).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7151 6018 5049
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 74.7 70.2 69.5
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the Shepherd's Rock course. Also at Nemacolin Woodlands is the 18-hole Mystic Rock course (par-72; 7526 yds from back tees; rating 77.0).
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How2Get There?

12 mi SE of Uniontown / 66 mi S of Pittsburgh.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2017 visitor fee, 18-holes on Mystic Rock or Shepherd's Rock course in high season (mid-May thru' Sept): Mon-Thur $195; Fri-Sun $225. Resort guest: $175/$205. Golf cart and forecaddie fee included. [Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends during golf season (April thru' Oct).  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted. Golf carts are fitted with GPS. Caddies and forecaddies available. Forecaddie compulsory for non-twilight tee-times.

Practice facilities
Excellent (including a double-ended driving range, with Mystic Rock clubhouse at one end and The Links clubhouse at the other).
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Did you know?

Founded by Joe Hardy, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is a family and luxury vacation destination situated on 2,000 wooded acres in the Laurel Highlands of Southwestern Pennsylvania.

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Location

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Latitude: (39.808932)
Longitude: (-79.540007)
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Nemacolin Woodlands Resort AAA 5-Diamond
1001 Lafayette Drive, Farmington, PA 15437
+1 (724) 329 8555
www.nemacolin.com

Nemacolin Woodlands Resort is a family and luxury vacation destination on 2,000 wooded acres in the Laurel Highlands of Southwestern Pennsylvania. From the luxurious AAA Five-Diamond Falling Rock boutique hotel to the comfort of your RV, Nemacolin's six lodging options cater to everyone's personal choice with a variety of amenities.

Golf at this hotel Nemacolin Woodlands (Mystic Rock and Shepherd's Rock courses).
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