An unbiased review of Glenkerry Golf Course in Montcalm County, Michigan by an average golfer using the Michigan Golf Matrix Scoring System.
All public Michigan Golf Courses will be considered for review.

1413 E Kent Road, Greenville, MI 48838

Front 9: Par 35

Back 9: Par 36

Overall Course (all 18): Par 71

Yardage: Red tees – 4,332; Green tees: – 4,622; Gold tees – 5,114; White tees – 5,719; Blue tees – 6,169
Stimpmeter: 9.6

Glenkerry Golf Course Clubhouse

Clubhouse and Amenities – Rating 5.34

Glenkerry Golf Course has a quaint clubhouse with a comfortable atmosphere and exceptional friendly service from the staff.  Ample parking is available.  The food is standard golf course fare with hot dogs and snacks, but a full bar is available.  There is not much to offer in terms of apparel or equipment.  Golf carts are in good condition and although cart paths are dirt, they are easy to navigate. Amenities include a challenging practice green.

Glenkerry Golf Course Front Nine

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 1

Hole 1 – Par 5 – Rating 5.66

Red: 350 yds.
Green: 370 yds.
Gold: 400 yds.
White: 490 yds.
Blue: 500 yds.

Level, medium sized tee blocks start you down a rolling fairway with long rough. Water hazard is to the right of fairway. The green is medium sized and not very receptive. There is much break and green runs at a fast speed. The fringe is maintained.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 2

Hole 2 – Par 3 – Rating 6.66

Red: 111 yds.
Green: 119 yds.
Gold: 130 yds.
White: 140 yds.
Blue: 160 yds.

Hole 2 tee blocks are large and level and rough surrounding the green is long on this pristine manicured par 3.  The green is large with a well-maintained fringe.  The green runs at medium speed with many undulations.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 3

Hole 3 – Par 4 – Rating 6.28

Red: 252 yds.
Green: 262 yds.
Gold: 285 yds.
White: 305 yds.
Blue: 320 yds.

Large, level tees take you to a flat fairway that doglegs left and is surrounded by medium length rough. Water is to the right of the green. Bunkers are real sand and fringe is well maintained. The large, receptive green runs at a medium speed and does not have much break.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 4

Hole 4 – Par 4 – Rating 6.00

Red: 237 yds.
Green: 261 yds.
Gold: 295 yds.
White: 322 yds.
Blue: 338 yds.

Tee off from level, medium-sized tees on this par 4. Fairway is downhill and rolling with long rough to the sides. Note slight dogleg left. Bunkers are maintained and made of real sand. The large green is surrounded by a well-maintained fringe. The green has a hard surface and runs at a fast speed.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 5

Hole 5 – Par 4 – Rating 6.00

Red: 272 yds.
Green: 289 yds.
Gold: 320 yds.
White: 340 yds.
Blue: 370 yds.

Hole 5 is a par 4 with level, medium-sized tees followed by a downhill and rolling fairway. The rough is long and there is a water hazard to the right of the green. Bunkers are real sand in average condition. Fringe is well maintained and surrounds a large and fast green that is not very receptive.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 6

Hole 6 – Par 4 – Rating 6.28

Red: 261 yds.
Green: 281 yds.
Gold: 298 yds.
White: 318 yds.
Blue: 336 yds.

A large level tee block starts this next hole. Fairway is flat and runs between two ponds, one to the left and one to the right. Rough is long and in average condition while fringe is well maintained. Green is large with a hard surface and runs at a fast speed.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 7

Hole 7 – Par 3 – Rating 6.00

Red: 145 yds.
Green: 153 yds.
Gold: 170 yds.
White: 180 yds.
Blue: 200 yds.

The level medium tee blocks start you off on this straightforward par 3. Long rough surrounds a well-maintained fringe. This hole has no real hazards. Green is large, in average condition, with a hard surface and runs at a medium speed.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 8

Hole 8 – Par 5 – Rating 6.00

Red: 360 yds.
Green: 380 yds.
Gold: 410 yds.
White: 490 yds.
Blue: 510 yds.

Large, level tee blocks lead you to a rolling fairway with long rough to the sides on this par 5. Fringe is well-maintained and surrounds a large, receptive green. Speed of the green is fast and the green is in average condition.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 9

Hole 9 – Par 3 – Rating 6.00

Red: 106 yds.
Green: 115 yds.
Gold: 125 yds.
White: 135 yds.
Blue: 155 yds.

Tee blocks are medium-sized and level but have divots. Rough is long and in average condition. The fringe is well-maintained and water hazard is right of green. Green is large, fast and has a hard surface.

Rating for holes 1-9: 6.10

Glenkerry Golf Course Back Nine

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 10

Hole 10 – Par 3 – Rating 6.00

Red: 135 yds.
Green: 141 yds.
Gold: 158 yds.
White: 176 yds.
Blue: 196 yds.

This longer, downhill par 3 has a large tee block. Fringe is maintained in average condition and the rough is long. Green is large, fast and very receptive.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 11

Hole 11 – Par 5 – Rating 6.00

Red: 358 yds.
Green: 386 yds.
Gold: 429 yds.
White: 503 yds.
Blue: 530 yds.

Medium-sized, level tees take you down a flat fairway sided by long rough. The large green is surrounded by a well-maintained fringe. Water hazard is to the right of the green. Green surface is hard and runs fast.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 12

Hole 12 – Par 3 – Rating 6.00

Red: 100 yds.
Green: 107 yds.
Gold: 117 yds.
White: 132 yds.
Blue: 145 yds.

Hole 12 starts with large, level tees on this normal par 3. Long rough and real sand bunkers front the green. Fringe is maintained. Green is large, hard-surfaced, and fast.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 13

Hole 13 – Par 4 – Rating 6.00

Red: 263 yds.
Green: 283 yds.
Gold: 315 yds.
White: 350 yds.
Blue: 385 yds.

Hole 13 starts on level, medium-sized tees that take you downhill with a rolling fairway. Rough is average condition and long. Fringe is well-maintained. The large green is hard surfaced but runs at a slower medium-speed.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 14

Hole 14 – Par 5 – Rating 6.00

Red: 372 yds.
Green: 403 yds.
Gold: 454 yds.
White: 502 yds.
Blue: 550 yds.

Large, level tees start you on this longest of the par 5’s. The fairway is rolling and runs uphill, with long rough. Water hazard is to the left. Hole includes real sand bunkers in fair shape and a well-maintained fringe. Green is large and quite receptive yet runs at a fast speed.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 15

Hole 15 – Par 4 – Rating 6.00

Red: 272 yds.
Green: 291 yds.
Gold: 326 yds.
White: 362 yds.
Blue: 400 yds.

Tee off on this par 4 from large, level tees to a rolling fairway. Real sand bunkers and longer rough are in moderate condition. The large, fast green is surrounded by a well-maintained fringe. Green has a hard surface.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 16

Hole 16 – Par 4 – Rating 6.00

Red: 251 yds.
Green: 261 yds.
Gold: 293 yds.
White: 326 yds.
Blue: 359 yds.

Starting from large and level tee blocks, Hole 16 is a straightforward par 4 with a flat fairway. Rough is consistently long and in moderate condition. No sand or water hazards are found on this hole. Arriving at the large green, find average, maintained fringe. Similar to other holes, the green is fast and hard surfaced.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 17

Hole 17 – Par 5 – Rating 6.00

Red: 370 yds.
Green: 395 yds.
Gold: 442 yds.
White: 491 yds.
Blue: 540 yds.

This hole features level medium tees and a flat fairway that doglegs right. Additionally, water hazard is also to the right. Rough is long and the fringe is well-maintained. The large, hard-surfaced green runs at a medium speed.

Glenkerry Golf Course Hole 18

Hole 18 – Par 3 – Rating 6.00

Red: 117 yds.
Green: 125 yds.
Gold: 147 yds.
White: 157 yds.
Blue: 175 yds.

This finishing par 3 has level, medium tees with some divots. It features a large, receptive, rolling green that runs at a medium speed. Fringe is well-maintained and the bunkers are real sand.

Rating for holes 10-18: 6.00

Glenkerry Golf Course Summary

Overall Course Rating: 6.05

SUMMARY

Glenkerry Golf Course in Greenville, Michigan, provides a picturesque backdrop and challenging 18-hole public golf course set amidst the rolling landscapes of western Michigan. As a full-service golf facility it is known for its well-maintained greens, lush fairways, and scenic views. Glenkerry offers an enjoyable and rewarding golfing experience for golfers of any skill level. The course features strategically placed sand traps, water hazards, tree-lined fairways, multiple sets of tees, that provide both aesthetic beauty and strategic challenges. With a friendly atmosphere and professional staff, Glenkerry Golf Course is a popular destination and a quality experience for golf enthusiasts seeking a relaxing and engaging round of golf in the heart of Greenville. See our video of Glenkerry Golf Course.

The Greens have the highest rating at 6.11.

Pricing: Refer to Glenkerry Golf Course site or call (616) 225-4653 for tee times and pricing

Value Rating: +2.81

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