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Hidden Gem of the Day: Graysburg Hills Golf Course in Chuckey, Tennessee

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These aren’t the traditional “top-100” golf courses in America, or the ultra-private golf clubs you can’t get onto. These are the hidden gems; they’re accessible to the public, they cost less than $50, but they’re unique, beautiful and fun to play in their own right. We recently asked our GolfWRX Members to help us find these “hidden gems.” We’re treating this as a bucket list of golf courses to play across the country, and the world. If you have a personal favorite hidden gem, submit it here!

Today’s Hidden Gem of the Day was submitted by GolfWRX member rlynham, who takes us to Graysburg Hills Golf Course in Chuckey, Tennessee. In his description of the course, rlynham makes it clear why this track is his hidden gem.

“My mom lives in Greeneville, TN. When I go to visit her, I always play Graysburg Hills. Rees Jones course, very nice layout and they have 27 holes. During the week you can play all 27 for $35. I haven’t played the Chimney Top 9 yet. For the money, it might be the best course I have ever played.”

According to Graysburg Hills Golf Course’s website, 18 holes around the Rees Jones-designed course on weekdays ranges from $20-$35, while on weekends the rate ranges from $25-$40. To play 27 holes at Graysburg Hills costs between $20-$43, while on weekends it will set you back between $25 and $48.

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Gianni is a freelance writer. He holds a Bachelor of Arts as well as a Diploma in Sports Journalism. He can be contacted at gmagliocco@outlook.com. Follow him on Twitter @giancarlomag

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  1. Quint

    Nov 28, 2018 at 12:24 pm

    I agree with the article. I’m from SW Virginia, and we traveled to Graysburg Hills to play one Saturday. Can’t wait to get back. Played 2 out of the 3 9 hole courses. Both were completely different. It’s worth playing for the money for sure.

  2. Dorm

    Nov 27, 2018 at 2:14 pm

    I have played Graysburg Hills several times over the last 30 years and this is a true gem especially the original 18(Knobs and Fodderstack) Rees Jones design. Great people own it and I play it anytime I am within an hour. In my top 10 courses to play and I have been blessed to play many top 100.

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Hidden Gem of the Day: Dodge Riverside Golf Club in Council Bluffs, Iowa

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These aren’t the traditional “top-100” golf courses in America, or the ultra-private golf clubs you can’t get onto. These are the hidden gems; they’re accessible to the public, they cost less than $50, but they’re unique, beautiful and fun to play in their own right. We recently asked our GolfWRX Members to help us find these “hidden gems.” We’re treating this as a bucket list of golf courses to play across the country, and the world. If you have a personal favorite hidden gem, submit it here!

Today’s Hidden Gem of the Day was submitted by GolfWRX member golfin8, who takes us to Dodge Riverside Golf Club in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Located just a few minutes away from downtown Omaha, Dodge Riverside sits along the Missouri River, and according to golfin8, it’s a gem of a golf course that is well worth a visit.

“While it’s only 6,400 yards, it’s still one of the best-kept tracks in the area. Makes you work the ball left and right, has risk/reward decisions on almost every hole and the greens are always in great shape and fairly challenging.

It’s kept basically the same layout since opening in 1927, except for a reroute (only changing the start and end holes, the course still flows the same it always has) when the new clubhouse was built and a remaking of the 9th hole after the area had a flood a short while back.

It’s just a classic tree-lined fairway course that is in a town outside a larger metropolitan area that gets drastically overlooked when people think of golf in Omaha.”

According to Dodge Riverside Golf Club’s website, 18 holes during the week will set you back as little as $23, while the rate raises to $31 should you wish to play on the weekend.

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Hidden Gem of the Day: Republic Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas

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These aren’t the traditional “top-100” golf courses in America, or the ultra-private golf clubs you can’t get onto. These are the hidden gems; they’re accessible to the public, they cost less than $50, but they’re unique, beautiful and fun to play in their own right. We recently asked our GolfWRX Members to help us find these “hidden gems.” We’re treating this as a bucket list of golf courses to play across the country, and the world. If you have a personal favorite hidden gem, submit it here!

Today’s Hidden Gem of the Day was submitted by GolfWRX member pdaero, who takes us to Republic Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas. The course is situated just ten minutes from downtown San Antonio, and pdaero gives us some excellent insight into what you can expect should you make the trip here.

“My favorite golf course to play, it is always in really good shape. These pictures are from wintertime, which the greenness is still impressive. The course has a ton of fun holes and unique designs, and only houses visible on 4 tee and between 14 green and 15 tee.

The course rating is strong, with a 74.2 rating on a par 71 (7007 yards from the tips), and even from the second tee you get 1.3 strokes.”

According to Republic Golf Club’s website, the rate for 18 holes during the week ranges from $29 to $49, while the weekend rate ranges from $35 to $69.

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Hidden Gem of the Day: Country Club of New Hampshire in Sutton, NH

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These aren’t the traditional “top-100” golf courses in America, or the ultra-private golf clubs you can’t get onto. These are the hidden gems; they’re accessible to the public, they cost less than $50, but they’re unique, beautiful and fun to play in their own right. We recently asked our GolfWRX Members to help us find these “hidden gems.” We’re treating this as a bucket list of golf courses to play across the country, and the world. If you have a personal favorite hidden gem, submit it here!

Today’s Hidden Gem of the Day was submitted by GolfWRX member Stuart G, who takes us to the Country Club of New Hampshire in Sutton, New Hampshire. Situated at the foot of Mount Kearsarge, the Country Club of New Hampshire ranges in length from 6000 to 7000 yards, and in his description of the course, Stuart G explains how this track hits all the right notes.

“Great layout! – Makes you think your way through the round.  Challenging but not overly penal.   Walkable – although that’s relative (keep in mind this is the hill country).  Grass only driving range.  Friendly People.    Easy access (only a few minutes off of I89). Flying Goose Brew Pub just down the road – best place for after round refreshments.”

According to the Country Club of New Hampshire’s website, 18 holes midweek around the course will set you back $36, while a weekend round will cost you $45. Both rates include a cart.

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