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200 S Nelson Blvd
Decatur, IL  62521-2203
United States

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Nelson Park Course

18 hole regulation length course

Municipal golf course

65 par | 4,621 yards | 101 slope

63.2 rating | Blue grass

Nelson Park Golf Course

The 18-hole "Nelson Park" course at the Nelson Park Golf Course facility in Decatur, Illinois features 4,621 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 65. The course rating is 63.2 and it has a slope rating of 101 on Blue grass. Designed by Tom Bendelow, the Nelson Park golf course opened in 1917. Joe Hammel manages the course as the General Manager.


Time5am - 9pm
Price $0 - $500
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  • Latest Scores
  • Overall
Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Kenneth K. 16 80 64 09/15/07
2 Tom D. 12 79 67 07/02/06
3 Jared F. N/A 72 72 08/18/08
4 m.l. H. 36 111 75 06/20/08
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Golf Course Information

About Nelson Park

Nelson Park Golf Course

Golf Only facility

18 regulation holes

Awards at Nelson Park

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Course Staff

Joe Hammel, General Manager
Tim Pappas, Superintendent
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