ENJOY GOLFING IN HORSESHOE BAY
Named part of the "Top 100 Golf Resorts in North America" by Golf Magazine, and home to three award-winning golf courses, an exclusive member course and a unique 18-hole competitive putting course in miniature, Horseshoe Bay Resort is the ultimate destination for your golf getaway. Our Slick Rock, Apple Rock and Ram Rock courses have been termed the "Texas Triangle" for being the only resort to have three courses all designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. The recently completed renovations will impress with challenging obstacles, scenic Hill Country terrain and panoramic vistas of Lake LBJ. Our intriguing Whitewater putting course is the perfect place to connect with friends, family or colleagues during your stay. Our Jack Nicklaus Signature Course, Summit Rock, was named "Best New Course in America" by Golf Digest and offers a member's-only experience on the heralded greens. Touted as one of "America's Best Golf Resorts" by Golf Magazine and featured annually in the "50 Best courses in Texas" list in the Dallas Morning News,
SLICK ROCK GOLF COURSE - 6839 yards, par 72
Slick Rock spans approximately 170 acres, providing more than 33,700 feet of golf frontage property. With multiple tees on every hole, more than 71 sand traps and 12 water hazards, Slick Rock embodies the Robert Trent Jones, Sr. philosophy of "hard par, easy bogey." The front nine is topographically routed through colorful outcroppings of Texas granite and a magnificent mixture of trees: native oak, persimmon, willow, chinese tallow and eldarica pine. The back nine is open and rolling with Crenshaw Bentgrass greens and 419 Bermuda tee boxes. Yardage markers are hollywood juniper clustered with purple sage. Extensive planting of bamboo and pampas grass adds color and texture to this unforgettable course. Slick Rock is home to Horseshoe Bay Resort's awe-inspiring "Million Dollar Hole" (No. 14) featuring a winding cart path that takes golfers on a ride through a waterfall that spans more than 35 yards and dumps more than 8,000 gallons of water into Slick Rock creek each minute. With four sets of tees on every hole (Championship, Regular, Ladies #1, and Ladies #2) this course plays differently each time. Topographically, the front nine is routed through the granite outcroppings and native trees. The back nine is open and rolling. For Tee times call 830-598-2561.
RAM ROCK GOLF COURSE - 6946 yards, par 71
Ram Rock was constructed in 1981 and is infamously known as the "Challenger". Narrow fairways and rolling Crenshaw Bentgrass greens are surrounded by 62 deep bunkers, ten water hazards and natural dry creeks on six holes. With its dramatic elevation changes, Ram Rock offers enough length and difficulty to challenge scratch players in any group and features an especially demanding island green par 3 hole (No. 4). The fairways and tee boxes are 419 Bermuda with native landscaping throughout, including juniper phitizer and natural rock outcroppings. Author, journalist and golf enthusiast Turk Pipkin writes, "If you want to put your game to the ultimate test of Texas golf, the breathtaking, backbreaking, eye-pleasing Ram Rock has all you could want and a little more." Ram Rock received a 4½ star rating from Golf Digest and was named as one of the top 15 courses in the state by Golfweek in 2006. For Tee times call 830-598-6561.
APPLEROCK GOLF COURSE - 6999 yards, par 72
Apple Rock, Horseshoe Bay Resort's third championship Robert Trent Jones, Sr. course, was completed in 1986 and received distinction as "Best New Resort Course" by Golf Digest. Widely known as one of the most scenic courses in the state, this spectacular course spans 147 acres of the rolling Texas Hill Country along the shores of Lake LBJ, and offers 46,540 feet of frontage for prime real estate development. Renovated and reopened in 2019, this spectacular course includes holes on the back 9 which lead golfers to the shores of Lake LBJ. Newly renovated bentgrass greens, 50 renovated bunkers and water come into play on seven holes, and dramatic elevation changes test the skills of players at every level. Designed by legendary golf course architect, Robert Trent Jones, Sr., Apple Rock is touted as one of the most scenic and breathtaking championship golf courses in Texas. Spanning 147 acres, Jones, Sr. used some of the highest, most picturesque land in Horseshoe Bay for the Apple Rock layout.
Renovated and reopened in 2019, this spectacular course includes holes on the back 9 which lead golfers to the shores of Lake LBJ. Newly renovated bentgrass greens, 50 renovated bunkers and water come into play on seven holes, and dramatic elevation changes test the skills of players at every level. Designed by legendary golf course architect, Robert Trent Jones, Sr., Apple Rock is touted as one of the most scenic and breathtaking championship golf courses in Texas. Spanning 147 acres, Jones, Sr. used some of the highest, most picturesque land in Horseshoe Bay for the Apple Rock layout. For Tee times call 830-598-6561.
SUMMIT ROCK GOLF COURSE - JACK NICKLAUS
SIGNATURE GOLF COURSE - 7200 yards, par 72
A Legendary Private Golf Course
Summit Rock, Horseshoe Bay Resort's exclusive, members-only course, is a Jack Nicklaus Signature designed 18-hole layout. The Par 72 course boasts some of the most stunning scenery in Texas and is considered by many to be the Golden Bear's best work. Summit Rock has earned many accolades including Golfweek's Top 100 Resort Courses in America (#61). Nicklaus said each hole of Summit Rock is a "Signature Hole" as he blended the course layout through the scenic topography and stands of Texas Live Oaks. Holes one and two play through a wide-open, level-playing area and afterward players are rewarded with a 30-mile Hill Country view from the elevated tee box at the famed 3rd hole. There are many elevated tee boxes with spectacular views through holes 4-12 before heading down the scenic ridgeline on hole 13. Most of the greens are large, raised and guarded with slope and undulations that will challenge any putter reads.
The 200-acre, par-72 course contains a lower, level playing area and an upper, more rugged terrain. Designed to highlight the natural landscape, the lower section, which includes holes 1, 2 and 13-18, is framed by beautiful old oak trees, while the upper section, which includes holes 3-12, has impressive views of nearby Lake LBJ and the Hill Country. The course contains vegetation, creeks, streams and a variation of terrain throughout to make it a unique experience for players. For Tee Times call 830-598-1500