East Potomac Golf Course


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   East Potomac Golf Course Est. 1921

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East Potomac Golf Course is a busy and good quality layout, popular with local golfers. It is also the closest golf course to the White House and Capitol Hill, and sits on a peninsula of land, flanked by the Potomac River on one side and the River's Washington Channel on the other. The 18-hole, tree-lined and open parkland Blue course (as distinct from the 9-hole White and Red courses), contains a variety of attractive holes and pleasant features, which should provide an enjoyable test of golf at a generally affordable rate. The White course is a 9-hole Executive course, comprising par 3s and par 4s that will challenge new and experienced golfers alike. The Red course is a 9-hole course of all par-3 holes. Worth a visit if you are in the area and have some time to spare.

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Making Contact

East Potomac Golf Course
972 Ohio Drive,
Washington, District of Columbia (DC) 20024
USA
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Office   +1 (202) 554 7660
Pro Shop   +1 (202) 554 7660
Fax

  +1 (202) 554 3850

Email  
Website   www.golfdc.com
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Golf Pro
 
Tim Krebs (PGA, General Mgr & Teaching Professional).
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Academy
 
GolfDC Academy at East Potomac
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Relatively flat terrain - easy to walk.
 
Surroundings: Riverside. The courses are on an island (Hains Point) in the Potomac River, but without direct riverside holes and very limited river views.
 
Designer: Walter Travis
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6599 5706 5203
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 70.5 66.1 68.6
 
At the Same Location:
Above distances are for the Blue course. Also at East Potomac is the 9-hole par-33 White course (2420 yds from men's tees) and the 9-hole par-27 Red course (1142 yds from men's tees).
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How2Get There?

2 mi S of Washington, DC (The White House).

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes on the Blue course: Mon-Thur $28; Fri-Sun $32. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]._x0000__x0000__x0000_ Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Public course - visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted. Golf carts available to rent.

Practice facilities
Good (2-tier driving range).
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Did you know?

East Potomac has been recognized by Audubon International as a Cooperative Sanctuary course.

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Location

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Latitude: (38.875524)
Longitude: (-77.027164)
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Holiday Inn, Capitol Washington DC 4-star
550 C Street S.W., Washington, DC 20024
+1 (202) 479 4000
www.holidayinn.com

The Holiday Inn Washington-Capitol offers an excellently located full-service hotel just one block from the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum, five blocks from the US Capitol and just a few blocks from the National Mall, which includes many of Washington's most famous monuments.

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Golf within 20 miles Congressional CC (private); TPC Potomac (private).
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