A GOLF COURSE FOR ALL SEASONS
The Danville Country Club golf course is open for play year-round, seven days a week, conditions permitting. It features a challenging, beautifully maintained, 18-hole, par-72 golf course. The course features 6,626 yards of golf from the longest tee and a course rating of 72.2 and a slope rating of 126 on HGT Kentucky Bluegrass fairways and bent grass greens. The gentle rolling terrain, wide fairways and strategically placed trees and traps provide all skill levels a wonderful experience.
The course was created in two stages throughout the Club’s history. Built in 1924 and designed by Louis Chiapetta, the original front nine surrounds the Clubhouse. The back nine, constructed in 1972 and designed by Benjamin J. Whiry, ASGCA, provides additional length and challenges.
The golf course has been home to key tournaments throughout its history, including the Kentucky State Amateur as well as Senior Professional Golf exhibitions, and local annual tournaments, such as J.E. Butler for men and Tee Cup for ladies.
The Club offers a full-service Golf-Shop with complete lines of quality equipment, clothing and accessories, custom club fitting and repair, club cleaning and storage services. Elegant, well-equipped locker rooms with showers compliment the golfing experience. The golf practice facilities, including a driving range, putting and chipping greens.
Using the latest in techniques and video training, a resident PGA golf professional and assistant are available for advice and golf instructions.
The Club has an outstanding Junior program. With the aid of our PGA Professionals, the players receive education, training and clinics to assist in improving golf skills.
The Club’s active men’s, ladies’ and couple’s golf associations organize activities that provide exceptional tournaments and weekly play from early spring to late fall.