Golf

General Information

The golf course at Prairie Bluff features an 18-hole championship designed course decorated with water, prairie grass and manicured bent grass fairways.

Prairie Bluff is 7,007 yards long, but seems much longer covering more than 230 acres with a practice putting green, short game area with bunker and a ten acre driving range.

Prairie Bluff Golf Club is the perfect location to host your next golf outing. Whether you have a group of 16 or 144, Prairie Bluff Golf Club’s expertly manicured golf course and beautiful clubhouse will not only meet your outing expectations but will exceed them. When you choose Prairie Bluff for your next golf outing, you will work with a staff that is dedicated to making your golf outing an enjoyable and memorable experience.

Click here to reserve a Tee Time at Prairie Bluff Public Golf Course!

Nov. – April 30, 2024 Range Hours:
Sun.-Thurs.  8am – 8pm
Fri.-Sat.  8am – 9pm


Rates

RANGE RATES FOR NEW BUILDING

Buckets for Outside Bays:
Large 80 balls – $14
XLarge 120 balls – $20

5 Premium Bays in the Middle Nov. 1:
Mon.-Thurs. 8am – 4pm $25/hour    4pm-8pm $30/hour
Fri.-Sat. 8am – 4pm $30/hour    4pm-8pm $40/hour
Sun. $30/hour all day 

 

Greens Fees

Weekday (Mon. – Thurs. excluding Holidays)
Before 8am $50 Ride
8am – 12pm $56 Ride
12pm – 3pm $50 Ride
3pm – End (18 holes max) $42 Ride
Senior 60 and Over $45 Ride
Fridays (excluding Holidays)
Before 8am $53 Ride
8am – 3pm $59 Ride
3pm – End (18 holes max) $49 Ride
Senior 60 and Over $48 Ride
Weekends (Sat. – Sun. and Holidays)
Before 12pm $75 Ride
12pm – 3pm $65 Ride
3pm – End (18 holes max) $55 Ride

 


Course Info

 


Course Rules

USGA Rules Govern All Play

Except where modified by local rules.

  • No 5-somes permitted.
  • Each player must have own bag and clubs.
  • A four-some should complete an 18-hole round in no more than 4 hours. Keep pace with the group ahead.
  • Players are allowed 5 minutes to make the turn between nines, otherwise the group will forfeit its position and must wait for the golf shop’s approval to continue.
  • Proper golf attire is required. No jeans, cut-offs, tee shirts, or work out attire. A collared shirt, Bermuda-type shorts or golf slacks are appropriate attire.
  • Golfers must have a receipt from the golf shop to tee off.
  • Only food and beverages purchased from Prairie Bluff Golf Club will be allowed on the course.
  • Golfers are responsible for any damage to the golf course, carts, or to private property created by their actions.

Course Photos


Pro Shop

Prairie Bluff Public Golf Club has a pro shop stocked with everything to suit your game from golf equipment to the latest in golf fashion for both women and men. Prairie Bluff carries name brands such as Titleist, Nike, Greg Norman, and Ping to name a few. Gift Certificates for golf and pro shop merchandise are available as well as professional golf instruction. Just stop by and ask any member of the staff for assistance.

Pro Shop Hours

During the golf season, the Prairie Bluff Pro Shop is open seven days a week until dusk.


Lessons

2024 Junior Golf Lessons

6/10-6/13    8am-9:30am    M-Th
7/08-7/11    8am-9:30am    M-Th
7/15-7/18    8am-9:30am    M-Th

 

2024 Adult Golf Lessons (All adults)

5/14-5/23    5pm-6:30pm    Tu/Th
7/09-7/18    5pm-6:30pm    Tu/Th

 

 

 


Scorecard

All Prairie Bluff Golf Club golfers are asked to comply with course rules and policies to help golfers have an enjoyable round. Prairie Bluff is open to the public and follows all USGA rules of play.

  • USGA rules govern all play.
  • All players must register at the pro shop before beginning play.
  • Free drop is permitted from cart path, yard markers, ground under repair and newly planted trees.
  • Play without delay and follow proper golf etiquette.
  • No outside alcoholic beverages or coolers allowed.

Outings

Prairie Bluff Golf Club is the perfect location to host your next golf outing. Whether you have a group of 16 or 144, Prairie Bluff Golf Club’s expertly manicured golf course and beautiful clubhouse will not only meet your outing expectations but will exceed them. When you choose Prairie Bluff for your next golf outing, you will work with a staff that is dedicated to making your golf outing an enjoyable and memorable experience.

Please contact Steve Lunde at (815) 836-4653, or at slunde@lockportpark.org to check on availability and to schedule your next golf outing.


Behavior Code of Conduct

The Lockport Township Park District is committed to providing an atmosphere of hospitality, civility and respect.  We dedicate ourselves to the safety and well being of both staff and participants/patrons.  All participants/ patrons are expected to exhibit appropriate behavior at all times.

The following guidelines have been developed to help make our programs safe and enjoyable for all.  Additional rules may be developed for specific programs as deemed necessary by staff. You must be respectful to all participants/ patrons, staff, and volunteers.  Participants should follow program rules and take direction from staff.

If a person is:

  1. Ignoring directions and/ or requests from staff
  2. Using vulgarity
  3. Making remarks of a personally destructive nature towards any other person (employee, volunteer or participant/ patron)
  4. Restricting or preventing someone of free movement

If anyone’s actions are:

  1. Of physical, spoken or written act of abuse
  2. Of a violent nature
  3. Considered harassment
  4. Considered intimidation
  5. Considered extortion

Immediate disciplinary action may be taken regardless if the act is deliberate, intentional or unintentional. 

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