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151 Riverview Dr
Tornado, WV  25202
United States
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Big Bend Course

18 hole regulation length course

Municipal golf course

71 par | 6,327 yards | 116 slope

69.9 rating | Bermuda grass


Big Bend Golf Course


The 18-hole "Big Bend" course at the Big Bend Golf Club facility in Tornado, West Virginia features 6,327 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71.The course rating is 69.9 and it has a slope rating of 116 on Bermuda grass. Designed by Claude Evans, the Big Bend golf course opened in 1965. Dave Wentz, PGA manages the course as the Golf Professional.

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Reviewed October 10, 2016

It's been a little behind the last several years but under new management things are getting better . Give it a shot you might like it!!

Reviewed September 15, 2016

Big Bend Golf Course has been brought back to life !!
The course is Great shape some odds and ends still to be worked out but over all good course...

Reviewed May 04, 2013

Played this course last week in a scramble. The course was still utilizing forward winter tees and the greens had recently been aerated. This is one of the cheaper courses for a round of 18 in the metro area. With that last point in mind you get what you pay for. Slow, worn out greens that do not heal well from aeration, tee boxes that are hard and spoty and very slow play. Course has some personality on the back nine where water comes into play, but it's not worth going out of your way to play. The driving range right outside of the golf course is owned by someone else and is a fantastic flat, grass range.

Reviewed September 27, 2011

Reviewed May 10, 2011

You get what you pay for

Not a bad course. Gets a lot of play so tees get pretty worn out by Fall. Interesting layout, every hole is different. No bunkers but, plenty of trees. Wouldn't travel over an hour to play it.

Reviewed June 16, 2010

There's absolutely nothing to recommend this course. 1. Amenities consist of hot dogs. 2. Difficulty pertains to breathing the stench of burning trash from residents neighboring the course. 3. Maintenance results in brown fairways and divots galore. 4. Scenery consists of stray dogs roaming around. 5. Value is in realizing this is not a place where anyone would ever want to return. 6. Overall: abominable.

Reviewed November 19, 2009

I've never liked this course and it's only gotten worse with age. As a taxpayer, I wish the county would close it and stop throwing good money after bad. Big Bend is a disgrace.

Reviewed July 20, 2009

Reviewed October 12, 2008

This is one nasty golf course.

Reviewed May 15, 2008

good looking course!!!!!

Reviewed April 27, 2008

Greens were a litte ruff from aeration, but overall I like this course.

Reviewed January 25, 2008

I wish someone had warned me!

Reviewed December 31, 2007

Reviewed November 16, 2007

Never again!

Reviewed October 12, 2007

Reviewed October 10, 2007

This course is a rat hole. The county needs to put some money into it!

Reviewed September 27, 2007

Sure, its not a course in Scottsdale or Augusta. But it does provide for some challenging situations. Very flat with typical dog legs. The spoiled and pampered will not like the clubhouse. Frat guys will have to network somewhere else.

Reviewed August 28, 2007

Reviewed July 12, 2007

Ugly and not much fun. Not a lot of choices in Charleston, WV area, though. Course is suprisingly difficult.

Reviewed July 21, 2006

Extremely poor

The ameneties at this course consist of availability of beer. It's not that much fun, especially since there are no bunkers. It used to be properly maintained, but hasn't been for years. There's not much scenery, unless you like brown turf and the atmosphere is dreadful. Even for its cheap price, it represents a terrible value.

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Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Brian K. N/A 46 46 06/02/09
2 Mark H. 24 88 64 11/01/10
3 Jeff B. N/A 68 68 10/06/07
4 Mark H. 21 90 69 09/16/12
5 Richard T. 8 78 70 04/05/10
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Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
32 Rick C. N/A 103 103 07/14/13
34 Rick C. N/A 107 107 07/10/13
21 Mark H. 21 100 79 04/21/13
23 Mark H. 21 103 82 10/21/12
4 Mark H. 21 90 69 09/16/12

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About Big Bend

Big Bend Golf Club

Golf Only facility

18 regulation holes

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Dave Wentz, PGA, Golf Professional
Travis Counts, Superintendent
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