The Dogwood Course At Garden Valley
Designed by John Sanford, the Dogwood course at Garden Valley opened in 1992 and has been consistently rated as one of the top courses in East Texas. The course features Champion Bermuda greens, beautiful lakes, and tall pine trees and will allow you the opportunity to test every aspect of your game.
Back Tees: 6,840 yards, 72.4/132
Middle Tees: 6,269 yards, 70.1/126
Front Tees: 5,532 yards, 72.5/130
The front nine of the Par 72 course is an excellent test of golf across a more open area of the property. Water comes into play on 5 of the 9 holes, with two par 3s and two par 5s. The back nine winds through the pine trees and around picturesque Lake Butler. Water comes into play on 7 of the 9 holes, with two par 3s and two par 5s, including the dramatic finishing hole with its green cradled by the lake on the right side. Ultimately, the entire course layout will have you focusing on the scenery as much as your next shot.
"Garden Valley Golf Club is perhaps the closest thing any of us will ever get to experiencing Augusta National. The course is consumed with towering pine trees, blooming azaleas and dogwoods, and rolling elevation changes that make you wonder if you are in Texas or Georgia".
- Avid Golfer Magazine
"One Of The Top 20 Courses in Texas - An outstanding golf course offering golfers scenic beauty, memorable holes, and great service"
- Texas Outside
"Top 100 Courses You Can Play in Texas"
- The Dallas Morning News
"With an abundance of blooming azaleas and dogwoods, towering 100 foot pine trees and a rolling landscape, Garden Valley captures the flavor of The Masters venue "
- LINKS Magazine