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“Don't waste your time”
Review of Bear's Best

Bear's Best
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Reviewed 14 April 2014

The golf course design doesn't flow. The course is comprised of Nicklaus designed holes from some of his other courses, but the flow of the holes is discombobulated. In addition, our golf cart died on the 14th hole, and we had to push the cart until the 18th tee box. We called twice, and the beverage cart called once, but no one came for almost an hour. And we were not offered a discount or a reduced rate for another round. $157 green fee is grossly overpriced.

Thank Dave B
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Reviewed 4 March 2014

Bear's Best is, simply stated, an exceptional golf course that provides a challenge to players at every level. As a local I have had the pleasure of playing the course a number of times and have never been disappointed. The course provides the unique concept in that it is comprised of replica holes from Jack Nicklaus' designed courses from all over the world. The staff provides outstanding service. Maintenance is exemplary as the fairways and greens have always been in immaculate condition. The clubhouse is a beautiful facility and the dining options are much better than those offered at typical golf clubhouses. It's not inexpensive but not outrageous either. I've paid far more to play on "resort" courses that were inferior in every way.

Thank Brian M
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Reviewed 17 December 2013

Played in October with the AGA, always a pleasure to play this course. It was in great shape and the staff is very friendly.If you have a chance, play it!

Thank NeverEnoughGolf
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Reviewed 1 November 2013

I have played thousands of rounds of golf and this one is up there. We had our Tour Tournament of Champions at this location last weekend and it really was a great course. The fees are high but the "Puzzle" experience of holes from all over is an awesome one. By the way...on #6 and #11 the par 3's...just go at those pins....you only live once:)

Thank rjhope9
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Reviewed 10 January 2013

I've played BB more times than I can remember. The layout is nice with holes appealing to every golfer and testing all parts of your game. Short almost drivable par 4s, long par 3s, etc. Off the tee block the course is generally quite generous. Approach shots can be difficult on some holes but it's not too bad. The conditioning is always top notch and they over-seed in the winter. Overall, it's a great place to play if you don't mind paying a little bit of a higher rate.

Thank Blake M
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