Triggs Memorial Golf Course

1533 Chalkstone Ave,

Providence, Rhode Island 02909

  • Office

    +1 (401) 521 8460
  • Pro shop

    +1 (401) 521 8460
  • Golf pro

    Bob Tramonti (PGA, Director of Instruction)
  • Academy

    The Learning Center at Triggs

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland and campus of Rhode Island College (RIC).

  • Designer:

    Donald Ross

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6522
6302
5392
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
71.8
70.6
71.0

Location

Latitude:

41.833423

Longitude:

-71.459219

How to get there:

o.5 mi from Mt Pleasant centre / 3.5 mi from downtown Providence.

Triggs Memorial Golf Course

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.

Est. 1932

Triggs Memorial Golf Course is a generally well-regarded layout, which combines several attractive holes and features. This tree-lined parkland course will test most facets of your game, and should provide a round with plenty of enjoyable golfing challenges. Worth visiting if you are in the area.

List of courses: Boston / Cape Cod / R.I.

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season: $42 (all days).

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Walking permitted at all times. Golf carts available to rent.

Practice facilities

Limited

Did you know?

Donald Ross designed and constructed several golf courses in southern New England. His layouts in the state of Rhode Island include Wannamoisett, Warwick, Metacomet, Rhode Island CC and Triggs Memorial.

Of these Ross-designed courses, Triggs is the only public-access course. Originally, the course was built on the 140-acre Obadiah Brown Farm. An elementary school, high school and Rhode Island College stand on it's borders today.

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