BY USING THE SITE, YOU CONSENT TO THESE COOKIES. The finishing hole on the Meadow Valleys Course at Blackwolf Run is daunting. History: One of two courses at Blackwolf Run (the other being The River Course) and four courses at Herb Kohler’s golfing paradise, the Meadow Valleys Course opened in 1988 with today’s current holes 11-18. Whistling Straits Golf Course - Straits and Irish: Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run Meadow Valley - See 246 traveler reviews, 172 candid photos, and great deals for Kohler, WI, at Tripadvisor. Tough and fun. About Blackwolf Run - The Meadow Valleys Course. Today, melded into that very same river basin formed by the flows of glacial runoff, you’ll find The River and The Meadow Valleys at Blackwolf Run®. When Meadow Valleys was built Pete Dye added 18 holes to the Blackwolf Run project thus creating the River and Meadow Valleys courses at Blackwolf Run. View key info about Course Database including Course description, Tee yardages, par and handicaps, scorecard, contact info, Course Tours, directions and more. The tee shot requires an accurate long iron through a tunnel of hardwoods. Once you get to the back you will not be disappointed. Rate and Comment on Blackwolf Run-Meadow Valleys Course. In fact, in an afternoon scramble our 3 groups all bogeyed this hole! Less than 250 yards is necessary off the tee to avoid hitting into the Sheboygan River. It was nearly impossible to two putt if your tee shot wasn't past the hole. After this hole, you're back in the meadows and valleys. Blackwolf Run, in Kohler, WI, is home to two golf courses; The River and Meadow Valleys. It's also gorgeous and when I played it, in great shape. Start the adventure before you arrive with hole-by-hole tips. Then, walking to the tenth tee it is like Pete Dye flipped a light switch. The fairways are more generous, and it's a little more straightforward. Both were challenging but far and visually very pleasing. The par-3 17th is another memorable hole. Pete Dye has always been one of my favorite modern architects. You have to carefully choose your club off the tee to set up a clean look at the green. It's easier to leave yourself a comfortable full shot. The par-3 15th at Meadow Valleys plays across a ravine to a wild green. Blackwolf Run Golf Course (Meadow Valleys Course at Blackwolf Run Golf Course) is a 36 hole Resort golf facility located in Kohler, Wisconsin Don’t miss the reclaimed barn that now serves as a restroom near the 12th, 14th and 15th holes. Copyright 2020 Golf Advisor. Its an optical illusion. Professionals and amateurs of all skill levels can experience a day of golf like no other on the Meadow Valleys course. PERSONALIZE ADVERTISING, MEASURE ADVERTISING PERFORMANCE, AND REMEMBER WEBSITE PREFERENCES. Challenging but less penal than its counterpart. Early Season Golf at Whistling Straits & Golf Kohler. The par-3 3rd hole at Meadow Valleys at Blackwolf Run (Photo by B. Tucker) A view of hole #1 at Meadow Valleys from Blackwolf Run Golf Course Blackwolf Run GC. Here's a look back up the gorgeous par-4 14th at Meadow Valleys. The native areas are beautiful, but they sure are hungry for golf balls! The course originally opened in 1988 and was designed by Pete Dye, it features bentgrass greens and kentucky bluegrass fairways. Check availability for golf, spa and dining, or book an activity. When tournaments are run at Blackwolf Run the original holes are used as the championship course (1-4, and 14-18 on The River Course and the back nine on Meadow Valleys). Designed by Pete Dye, ASGCA, the Meadow Valleys golf course opened in 1988. Nice touch. The extreme narrowness of the par-4 10th at Meadow Valleys comes as something of a shock to the system. BlackwolfRunMeadowValleys_CIS-1. Our group did the Destination Kohler package and hit up all 4 courses involved. The patio behind the clubhouse is a great way to finish the day off watching other players conclude their rounds. The course rating is 74.7 and it has a slope rating of 143 on Bent grass. View key info about Course Database including Course description, Tee yardages, par and handicaps, scorecard, contact info, Course Tours, directions and more. The Meadow Valleys did not disappoint. #9 is an awesome, but tough hole. The group of trees protecting the corner of the dogleg should discourage players from trying to shorten this hole with their tee shot. The Unlimited Golf Getaway package is perfect for the serious golfer that wants to pack in the rounds! It's a short par 4, making you think you should be aggressive if you're swinging the long clubs well. Blackwolf Run Golf Course - The Meadow Valleys is an 18-hole public golf course in Kohler, WI (par: 72; yards: 7,250). Blackwolf Run (Meadow Valleys) provided a fun and varied round over interesting terrain. BlackwolfRunMeadowValleys_CIS-2. From there, the inward nine flows very well, with more elevation change than the outward nine. Blackwolf Run-Meadow Valleys Course Addtional Information & History. The tee boxes on the long par-4 ninth at Meadow Valleys look out over the rolling landscape of the front side. Tee: Blue (6,865 - Par 72) A natural beauty, The River features target landing areas, large undulating greens and water on gorges on 14 and 18 holes for a challenging, yet beautiful championship experience. #10 is the most unique hole on the course. But it isn't easy, especially if you don't play the right set of tees. Meadow Valleys is pretty much a perfect description of what to expect. The original course also consisted of holes 1-4 and 14-18 of the River Course and an additional hole no longer in use by either course. Also, though Dye notably uses railroad ties on many of his courses, pay attention to many of the cart-path bridges, which are flat-bed railroad cars. And some of the pin positions can be brutal. Kohler Co. manages this facility, with Dirk Willis, PGA as the VP, Golf, Landscape & Retail. The dramatic finishing hole features two putting greens – one for the red tees and the other for the rest. 4 Images Write Review. One of the better post-round spots. Played as part of Dye-abolical package so Value is slightly skewed. Blackwolf Run is a golf course complex in Kohler, Wisconsin.It is one of two golf destinations associated with The American Club, owned by a subsidiary of the Kohler Company.The other is the Whistling Straits complex in nearby Haven.. If there are two or more courses on a property, one is guaranteed to be overlooked. In this golf course review, I will cover whether Blackwolf Run should maintain its top spot in the state. Over two centuries ago, Chief Blackwolf and his Winnebago tribe resided in the Sheboygan River Valley. Meadow Valleys is true to its name: the front nine occupies open, rolling grasslands and features big, broad bunkers at every turn. I finally had the opportunity to play the 4th course of the Kohler empire. if you're looking for a break from the difficulty of Whistling Straits or the River Course at Blackwolf Run, this may be it. 12 reviews of Blackwolf Run Golf Course "2 18 hole courses here -- the River and the Meadows -- both have some absolutely stunning holes -- great additions to Pete Dye's portfolio. But the holes were arranged in such a way that the the new holes became holes 5-13 on the River course and holes 1-9 on the Meadow Valleys course. Special rates are available on The Irish at Whistling Straits and The River and Meadow Valleys at Blackwolf Run for active military and up to three guests on Armed Forces Day as well as the holiday weekends of Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day. 18 is a cool hole with the great clubhouse in the background. The back nine of the Meadow Valleys is worth the greens fee alone. Described as both subtle and devilish, the Meadow Valleys course winds through meadows and charges across ravines, reflecting the natural features of the Wisconsin terrain. Definitely the easier of the 2 Blackwolf courses (neither are easy). Obviously all the fescue and tall grass is cut down this time of year but it was still a beautiful course. Tag: Blackwolf Run Meadow Valleys course. Contact. The last 5 holes are as daunting as they come in this state.Kohler sets the standard for golf resorts in the state and they still answer the call making it a must visit if you're in the area. Shannon is a great fire caddy. Uniquely, there is an alternate green short and left of the river for golfers playing from the red tees. Slick greens. Course Layout. There's also plenty of water hazards on the course. 1111 W Riverside Dr, Kohler, Wisconsin 53044, Sheboygan County, WE AND OUR PARTNERS USE COOKIES ON THIS SITE TO IMPROVE OUR SERVICE, PERFORM ANALYTICS, You've got some hills to navigate with some incredible pastoral views. #3 is mid-length par 3 with a wicked green. MapScorecardMen's Handicap Conversion ChartWomen's Handicap Conversion Chart. Golf Advisor: Top 25 Off-course amenities in the U.S. Meadow Valleys' uphill par-4 second echoes its counterpart at the vaunted Yale University course. When coupled with Whistling Straits, Kohler is a must visit golf destination. All rights reserved. It's a shortish par 3, but there is a tree right in the play line. The picturesque Blackwolf Run Clubhouse overlooks from above. #17 is a stupid hole. User Photos of Blackwolf Run (Meadow Valleys Course) No users have uploaded photos of this course. Blackwolf Run, Meadow Valleys Course Rankings: Golf Digest: #72 US public, #10 Wisconsin GolfWeek: #10 Wisconsin public Designer: Pete Dye (1998) The Meadow Valleys golf course at Blackwolf Run is GolfWeek's number eight public course in the state of Wisconsin, and Golf Digest's number 62 overall rated public course in the country. 1111 W Riverside Dr, Kohler, Wisconsin 53044, Sheboygan County (800) 618-5535 Course Website. We had the wind into us, making the tee shot hard to carry to the fairway and then having 185ish into the green with water all down the right. Meadow Valleys at Blackwolf Run was the 2nd round I played on my 2013 Top 100 Golf Road Trip.. After a beautiful (and difficult) round at The Bull in the morning, I made the 5 minute drive over to Blackwolf Run.I’d be playing the River Course the next day, but I was pretty excited to play Meadow Valleys as I’d heard numerous times that it was the hidden gem of the Kohler Courses. The Sheboygan River runs along the right side of the hole from tee to green on this hard dogleg right three-shotter. A 160-yardish shot is required from the green tees to a green guarded by a large tree that appears more menacing than it really is. Described as both subtle and devilish, it winds through meadows and charges across ravines, reflecting the natural features of the Wisconsin terrain. Fla. But what you can't see from the tee is that the green is on a giant plateau. Full view. Best Par 5: 11th Hole – 621 Yards – Blackwolf Run enjoys excellent par 5s and the lengthy 11th hole is a great example of this. Course conditions were amazing for October. Finish with a long iron over the river to a double green shared with the 18th of the river course. It's a little less dramatic than its sister course (The River), but conditions are very similar and very nice. Read verified reviews from golfers at Blackwolf Run Golf Course - Meadow Valley … Read all 130 reviews. Being close isn't all it's cracked up to be. For verification, we'll need your name and room number. Blackwolf Run Meadow Valleys Back to Course List. Yet another example of Dye trying to divert your attention from what needs to be focused on. ©2020 Kohler Co. | 444 Highland Drive | Kohler, WI 53044. That's annoying enough, but the green is also all sorts of treacherous. I have been to Blackwolf Run numerous times and it just never gets old pulling into that setting to play golf.The service is top notch, the practice facility is excellent and the course was in great shape.Meadow Valleys is "4th" in the pecking order of the four courses that make up Destination Kohler but it does not deserve that moniker. #13 is also an unusual hole. As part of… This is the only hole on the course I really did not enjoy. Location. The front is open with expansive fairways and water to contend with. About Blackwolf Run - The Meadow Valleys Course. The terrain for the back gets bolder, and the confines narrow up, making for an interesting progressive journey. The Meadow Valleys was ranked #57 in Golf Digest’s ranking of America's 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses for 2019/2020. Very challenging, but lovely. I’m not sure I’ve ever encountered that in all of my travels. It's not a hard tee shot, but the sudden walls of trees make it feel very tight. From there, the approach must carry the hazard to a double green shared by the River Course’s finisher. You can use full carts here, which is nice after Whistling Straits. Blackwolf Run - MV, Kohler, WI | Resort | Pete Dye | 7,250 yard | Avg Par 3: 208 Widescreen Sims Weekdays - $45 hr Weekends & Holidays - $50 hr AG Curve Sim Private Room Weekdays $55 hr Weekends & Holidays $60 hr This championship layout features 4 sets of teeboxes for the enjoyment of golfers of all skill levels. A Google Map of Blackwolf Run (Meadow Valleys Course) Click on the map to get directions and see further location details for Blackwolf Run (Meadow Valleys Course) using Google Maps. The dramatic finishing hole features two putting greens – one for the red tees and the other for the rest. The front nine is good but not great like the back nine and the other 3 courses. The tree on 17 really isn't in play if you hit good shot. The Meadow Valley Course Course at Blackwolf Run Golf Course is an 18-hole regulation length golf course in Kohler, Wisconsin. The second shot is played over the Sheboygan River to a massive double green. Work on The Baths of Blackwolf Run has been visible most of the 2020 golf season beyond the seventh green and first fairway on the Meadow Valley Course. As a whole, I think I liked the River better but some of the holes on Meadow Valleys were really great. 17th is a awesome visually tough par 3 lots of places to miss but only a 150 yds. Introduction. Courses near Blackwolf Run - MV. The greens were very fast, but easier to negotiate and make putts on certainly than the courses at Whistling Straits. On the day we played the pin was in the back just off a severe slope. The picturesque Blackwolf Run Clubhouse overlooks from above. Overall though this course is fun. The 18-hole Meadow Valleys course at the Blackwolf Run facility in Kohler, Wisconsin features 7,142 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. This championship course challenges even the experts to weigh the relative advantages of distance and accuracy, though staggered tees put much of the danger out of harm’s way for the average golfer. A) Blackwolf Run - Meadow Valleys Course ($245 per person with caddie or $183 w/cart) B) Whistling Straits - Irish Course ($245 per person with caddie or $183 w/cart) C) Erin Hills - ($184 per person w.cart) I included prices but price is really not my major concern as I'm looking for a great golf experience and not necessarily a good golf value. Described as both subtle and devilish, it winds through meadows and charges across ravines, reflecting the natural features of the Wisconsin terrain. Appropriate golf attire includes a collared shirt and no jeans. Share the contents of this page by choosing one of the following methods: As a resort guest, you may request transportation anywhere around the resort. The greens here are quick! Login with your free account to see the full photos of this course. Not great, but good. The front side is a bit repetitive due to the terrain but when paired with the back side it … Trip to Blackwolf Run exceeded even our high expectations. The unlimited package provides you unlimited golfing access to five of BOYNE's outstanding golf courses and a night's stay. I feel like it had the least hype of the 4 courses, but it was just as fun and challenging as any of them. Blackwolf Run - River. Exclusive golf course information, specifications and golf course details at Blackwolf Run Golf Course - Meadow Valley Course. Leave a Comment. At Blackwolf Run Professionals and amateurs of all skill levels can experience a day of golf like no other on the Meadow Valleys course. Two very different nines await. Kohler, WI. Overall, Blackwolf Run is a beautiful facility. The History of Blackwolf started in June 1988. No. Early-season rates and fantastic course conditions make THIS WEEK the perfect time to play Whistling Straits’ Straits course. This would be a great track to play as a warm to the other 3 or a great way to end your trip as a relaxing course to finish up with. 10th hole is a cool starting whole cut through the woods. His daring - and sometimes controversial - features and courses have done much to advance golf course design as an art form over the last half-century-plus. Posted on May 8, 2019 by WiscoGolfAddict. Pete Dye gives you a slight break on the 1st hole but then starts testing you on the 2nd with a longer par 4 with a difficult approach onto an elevated green with little room for error. ST41832. The second shot is played over the Sheboygan River to a massive double green. The second shot was maybe my favorite shot on the course. There is another course on this same property, the River Course. Book a Tee Time Our Rates. Wonderful layout. The view of Blackwolf Run clubhouse in the backdrop of hole 18 Course Background. It is really neat. 14th green on the Meadow Valleys golf course at Blackwolf Run, The par-3 3rd hole at Meadow Valleys at Blackwolf Run (Photo by B. Tucker), A view of hole #1 at Meadow Valleys from Blackwolf Run Golf Course, Add a Golf Advisor ratings badge to your website, Get a feed with the latest reviews for this course, Pigeon Run/Berms at Sheboygan Town & Country Golf Club, Pigeon Run/River Woods at Sheboygan Town & Country Golf Club, Berms/River Woods at Sheboygan Town & Country Golf Club, Boyne's Great Escape All Inclusive Golf Vacation, The Baths at Blackwolf Run will be the latest new short course at a big-time golf resort, Destination Kohler's Mike O'Reilly discusses the resort's new Baths at Blackwolf Run short course, America's best river courses you can play. Great golf courses. Such is the fate of the Meadow Valleys course at Blackwolf Run. It will challenge you (especially the greens), but it won't beat you up. Throughout the front 9 on the Meadows, you have to escape the usual Pete Dye bunkering and water hazards and then on the back 9, he turns it on by making the same hazards even more treacherous and penal. Blackwolf Run opened for play in June 1988 and was named that year’s “Best New Public Course” in the country by Golf Digest. Randomly you are just encased in a tunnel of trees. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON COOKIES INCLUDING HOW TO MANAGE YOUR CONSENT VISIT OUR, VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover Welcomed. All in all this is a great place to go and play. Conditions are LUSH. Seller of Travel Ref. Blackwolf Run Golf Course, Meadow Valley is a public golf course located in Kohler, Wisconsin. In that year, it was recognized as the Best New Public course by Golf Digest magazine. The back has generous fairways but if you miss you fall down 5-10 feet down into the rough which is pretty cool. The River is more dramatic and probably more challenging -- but the Meadows course doesn't get the recognition it deserves. Also at this facility. Its a great relaxing area with some tough but fun golf. Meadow Valleys was a real highlight. I highly suggest playing all the Kohler courses and staying up there and doing it right. The Meadow Valleys golf course at Blackwolf Run in Kohler, Wisconsin is a wonderful complement to The River course. Described as both subtle and devilish, the Meadow Valleys course winds through meadows and charges across ravines, reflecting the natural features of the Wisconsin terrain. Hard to overstate how different the Blackwolf Run courses are from Whistling Straits. But the holes were arranged in such a way that the the new holes became holes 5-13 on the River course and holes 1-9 on the Meadow … Greens were super fast and fairways were nice and tight. Great opportunities for risk/reward. Courses included in the package are The Moor and Donald Ross Memorial at Boyne Highlands, The Alpine and The Monument at Boyne Mountain, and Crooked Tree Golf Club*. played the meadows in a practice round the day before I played it during a tournament, it was in excellent condition and plays far easier than the river course...I had a lot more fun. The closing hole is very demanding.

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