5-star : simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.
   Mirimichi Est. 1965

Photos Mirimichi

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Where2Golf says: 

Justin Timberlake clearly held an ambition to create a top-quality, public-access golf facility in his home-town of Memphis. The vision was realised with his acquisition and transformation of the Big Creek Golf Course. Located just a few miles north of downtown Memphis, the completely redesigned course, renamed as Mirimichi, opened in 2009 to the delight of local golfers. The main course, complemented by a large practice area and testing nine-hole course, makes full use of gently rolling fairways, swathes of native grass, four waterfalls, six lakes and two meandering streams. An array of stylish bunkering contains Augusta-like sparkling white sand. Among many great holes, the par-4 10th, played from an elevated tee is one of the most memorable. The fairway, like most others, is wide enough not to be intimidating, but only a well-executed approach will get you pin-high on the 80 yard front-to-back green, which is a mere 15-yards wide. A menacing creek protects the front and right of this green. The partly-open, partly tree-lined front-nine, laid out on flattish terrain, is home to gently rolling fairways and plenty of hole-defining mounds. The more undulating back-nine, also brings water into play on several holes, most dangerously at the par-3 11th, downhill par-3 14th and flanking the green on the dog-legging par-4 17th. Most of the time this wonderfully natural course is bounded by woodland; only on a small stretch of the back-nine will you see a house or two. As the star golfing attraction in the home of the Blues, Mirimichi is definitely a place to get on your blue-suede golf shoes, tee it up and enjoy one of Tennessee's finest.

List of courses in Tennessee - Around Memphis

Map of courses in Tennessee - Around Memphis
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Making Contact

6195 Woodstock Cuba Rd,
Millington, Tennessee TN 38053
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Office   +1 (901) 259 3800
Pro Shop   +1 (901) 259 3800

  +1 (901) 259 3819

Website   www.mirimichi.com
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf Pro
Jennifer Jordan (Lead Golf Instructor)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
The Mirimichi Performance and Learning Center
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Woodland and open countryside.
Designer: William F. Mitchell (1965); major redesign by Bill Bergin & Justin Timberlake (2008/9).
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7479 5690 5072
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 76.8 68.3 69.9
At the Same Location:
9-hole par-35 Little Mirimichi course (2530 yds from back tees) - an excellent 9-hole warm-up for the challenges of the championship course, or just enjoy this open, links-style layout as a tightish, pleasantly challenging layout in its own right. Also an 18-hole putting course.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

How2Get There?

12 miles N of Memphis.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: Mon-Thur $55; Fri-Sun $65. Golf cart included. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Other Information
Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts (included with green fee) are fitted with GPS.

Practice facilities
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Did you know?

Mirimichi started life in 1965 as a William F. Mitchell design that was known as the Woodstock Hills Country Club; it was subsequently renamed as Big Creek Golf Course. After acquisition by Justin Timberlake and Lynn & Paul Harless, the course was redeveloped and opened for play as Mirimichi in 2009. | The entire site, including the golf courses, practice areas and maintenance areas are operated to the highest environmental standards (perhaps higher than any other facility we've visited). This has resulted in Mirimichi gaining certified status from the Golf Environment Organisation (GEO) and receiving Audubon International's Classic Sanctuary status. | Mirimichi is a native Indian American word meaning "place of happy retreat."

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Published Ranking
2017-18 Golf Digest rating: 10th best course in Tennessee.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses


The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Click to enlarge Google map

Latitude: (35.291826)
Longitude: (-89.994276)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Holiday Inn Express - Millington 
5090 Copper Creek Blvd, Millington, TN 38053
+1 (901) 872 3640

The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Millington provides comfortable accommodations just north of Memphis, as well as a heated indoor pool, 24-hour Fitness Center and complimentary hot breakfast bar.

Golf at this hotel No
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 5 miles Glen Eagle; Mirimichi (7 mi).
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 20 miles Quail Ridge; Stonebridge.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
River Inn of Harbor Town AAA 4-Diamonds
50 Harbor Town Square, Memphis, TN 38103
+1 (901) 260 3333

Overlooking the Mississippi River near downtown Memphis, the River Inn, has impressive architecture, accented by gas-lit lanterns, decorative wrought iron, blooming window boxes and colorful umbrellas dotting the rooftop terrace. The traditional lobby features a sparkling crystal chandelier, wood flooring from an old Virginia textile mill, along with Oriental rugs, original oil paintings, fresh flowers and a wood-burning fireplace set off by an 1850s-era New Orleans mantel. In addition to 28 luxury boutique and upscale lodging accommodations and suites, River Inn offers two dining options: long time Memphis favorite, Paulette's Restaurant and the casual Tug's neighborhood grill, plus the cozy Little Bar.

Golf at this hotel No
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 5 miles No
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 20 miles Mirimichi; Quail Ridge; Glen Eagle; TPC Southwind (21 miles); Stonebridge (22 miles).
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Only golf courses featured in Where2Golf.com are mentioned above.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Where2Golf.com 5

Find a course

Tip: to find a course quickly, type the first few characters of the course name
Golf course location on a golf map
Search this site


Not signed up yet?

Register now

Share us on

   Follow us on FB     follow us on Twitter


Where2Golf spotlights

For an indefinite period all the world’s professional golf tours have been suspended as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Who's Who: 
Ernie Elsthe “Big Easy” chalks up his first PGA Tour Champions win in just his third start on the Tour.

Annika Sorenstam and Gary Player: join Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Charlie Sifford and Tiger Woods as the only golfers to be awarded the USA’s highest civilian honour, the Presidential Medal of Freedom.
Latest golf course reviews
Sutton Coldfield Golf Club: located to the north of Birmingham, occupies a small corner of the wonderfully expansive and natural environs of Sutton Park. Perhaps not as lauded as nearby Little Aston, and Copt Heath, this heathland gem also lays down a really enjoyable test of golf in a wonderfully natural setting. Read more... 
Walton Heath Golf Club (Old course): Top golfers and golf writers have long acknowledged Walton Heath as one of the finest heathland courses in the British Isles. In fact there are two courses here, the Old and New. Read more...
Most popular golf course videos