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4551 US Highway 281
Brownsville, TX  78520-3927
United States
P: (956) 548-0192
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River Bend Course

18 hole regulation length course

Public golf course

72 par | 6,828 yards | 113 slope

71.9 rating

River Bend Golf Course

The 18-hole "River Bend" course at the River Bend Resort & Golf Club facility in Brownsville, Texas features 6,828 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 72. The course rating is 71.9 and it has a slope rating of 113. River Bend golf course opened in 1985. Jeremy Barnard manages the course as the General Manager.

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Time5am - 9pm
Price $0 - $500
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Reviewed December 31, 2008

A truly wonderful course and perhaps the best in south Texas. Challenging, well-maintained, etc. Your typically great Brownsville area golfing experience. Strongly, strongly recommended.

Reviewed August 30, 2008

This is a wonderfully maintained course. Just wonderful. Striking views of the Rio GRande, long and challenging fairways. The par threes are a challenge and demand accuracy. The greens are just great. One warning, if you go after a heavy rainfall, you get lush green scenery, but the mosquitos are awful. Bring DEET after rains. Not necessary otherwise.

Reviewed July 10, 2008

Great if you don't like bunkers. Greens are great except for 16 and parts of 7

Reviewed May 29, 2008

This course is an absolute crap hole. Horrible course, even more horrible staff.

Reviewed February 07, 2008

It is a bit pricey. If you are a novice golfer this may not be the course for you. House line some of the holes with signs reading "You are repsonsible for the ball you hit" As long as you have a sense of control you should do good.

Reviewed July 13, 2007


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  • Latest Scores
  • Overall
Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Josh H. 27 93 66 04/01/10
2 Marco A. 16 85 69 05/03/09
3 Belinda A. 23 95 72 07/30/08
4 Lina T. 18 90 72 02/16/10
5 Orlando M. 12 85 73 09/06/08
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Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
9 Allen L. 11 84 73 03/12/15
9 Allen L. 11 87 76 02/12/15
9 Allen L. 11 86 75 02/04/15
11 don P. 28 103 75 01/29/15

Golf Course Information

About River Bend Resort

River Bend Resort & Golf Club

Resort facility

25 tees driving range

18 regulation holes

Awards at River Bend Resort

No recent major awards have been noted.

Tournaments of River Bend Resort

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Course Staff

Jeremy Barnard, General Manager
Josh Hirsch, Superintendent
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