Bobby Jones Golf Course featured in AJC’s Top 18 public golf holes in North Fulton/Forsyth!
The new Bobby Jones is much more worthy of its namesake and replaced an old layout that was worn out, often nonsensical in its routing and occasionally dangerous because of blind shots and unmarked fairways. “We believe Mr. Jones would particularly appreciate our new facility’s focus on junior golf and adaptive golf, given his own life history as a junior prodigy, but being confined to a wheelchair in his final years. The Jones family is very pleased about and supportive of the project,” said Chuck Palmer, a former GSGA president and member of the Bobby Jones Golf Course Foundation’s Board of Directors.
1. Bobby Jones Golf Course, Atlanta: No. 4 Azalea, 329 yards, par 4 – The short risk-reward hole is flanked by Peachtree Creek on the right and a massive oak tree on the left. Stay out of the bunker left of the green or face a difficult 60-yard approach shot from the sand.
2. Bobby Jones Golf Course, Atlanta: No. 7 Azalea, 195 yards, par 3 – You get a lovely view of the Atlanta skyline from the elevated tee. Shots fly across Tanyard Creek to a punch bowl-shaped green surrounded by bunkers.
3. Bobby Jones Golf Course, Atlanta: No. 7 Magnolia, 406 yards, par 4 – This dogleg right demands a good tee shot because of the pond on the right side. An overaggressive draw might leave you hidden behind a tree with a weird angle into a narrow green.
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