TIME TO HIT THE LINKS AT AN OHIO STATE PARK GOLF COURSE
State park resort lodges offer stay and play spring golf packages
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COLUMBUS, OH - The big Blizzard of '08 is a memory, the birds are singing, the flowers are sprouting and the golf clubs are calling. Now is the time to reserve a room and a round of golf at one of six championship-quality 18-hole courses in Ohio State Parks.
Attractive golf packages are offered this spring through fall at several state park resort lodges, making a golf getaway a tempting treat.
State park golf courses include: Deer Creek in Fayette and Pickaway counties; Hueston Woods in Preble County; Maumee Bay in Lucas County; Punderson in Geauga County, Salt Fork in Guernsey County and Shawnee in Scioto County.
The new PlayNParks Golf Package is available at all six courses and includes one night's stay for two people in a lodge room or standard cottage and 36 holes of golf - ride cart included. PlayNParks Packages are priced from $119, depending on the course. Those interested should check with the individual course or lodge for more information.
Additional golf packages are available at:
Maumee Bay: The regional package (valid May 1 through October 31) includes two nights of lodging in a double room, 36 holes of golf per person with a ride cart, two breakfasts and two dinners. Rate: Sunday through Thursday, $255 per person; Friday/Saturday, $265 per person plus tax. Additional early spring, late fall and senior discount packages available. Call 419-836-1466 for information.
Hueston Woods: The 2008 golf package (valid through October 31) includes one night of lodging Sunday through Thursday for two people and 36 holes of golf for each, including a ride cart. Rate is $129, plus tax. Many other golf packages offered throughout the year.
Shawnee: The spring golf package (valid through September 31) includes one night of stay for two people in a lodge room Monday through Friday, 18 holes of golf, a ride cart and lunch at the course. Total cost for two people is $161, plus tax. A "Three Days Of Golf" package is available Monday through Friday from May 1 to August 14. It includes two nights in a lodge room, 18 holes of golf at the Shawnee course on the first day, 18 holes at the Elks Club course on the second day and 18 holes at the Shawnee course on the third day. Ride cart included. Price is $162 per person, plus tax, based on double occupancy.
Salt Fork: The spring package is one night of stay in a lodge room for two people and two 18-hole rounds of golf, with ride cart. Prices start at $139, plus tax. The park is also offering a variety of packages that include lodging, greens fees, carts and other amenities.
Deer Creek: The spring and summer golf package (valid any day through September 1) includes one night's lodge stay for two, 18 holes of golf per person, including ride cart. Multiple nights allowed at package price. Prices start at $69 per person, based on double occupancy, plus tax.
Punderson is offering a variety of spring golf packages that include multiple nights of lodging, cart rentals and greens fees. Most packages available after May 1. Prices start at $55 per person.
To reach a state park golf course call:
- Deer Creek 740-869-3088
- Hueston Woods 513-523-8081
- Maumee Bay 419-836-9009
- Punderson 440-564-5465
- Salt Fork 740-432-7185
- Shawnee 740-858-6681
For Further Information Contact:
Jane Beathard, ODNR Media Relations