About Swan Creek Golf Club
The Course is said to look hard….but play easy!
This layout is wonderfully enjoyed by golfers of all skill levels, with 4 sets of tees on each hole the good golfers can go to the gold tees where it can play difficult, and the average player can enjoy themselves from the white tees. The 18-hole course features 6,900 yards from the longest tees for a par of 72, the course rating is 72.7 and it has a slope of 127.
Golf course architect Jim Spear offers a balance of nature and design with unexpected terrain and elevation changes within the prairieland of central Illinois. Little Swan Creek meanders throughout the course and golf holes play up, over, and along side, with most holes on the new back-9 crossing over it at least once. Golfers from all over are pleasantly surprised at some of the most dramatic topography in this part of the country.
The BEST kept secret in Central Illinois!
Swan creek golf club is conveniently located, just 3 hours from Chicago, and St. Louis, an hour drive from the Quad cities, Peoria, and Quincy, and a half an hour or less from Galesburg, Canton, Macomb, and Monmouth. People don’t realize that a course of such beauty and challenge lies in such a rural area of the Midwest. This “Fields of Dreams” for golf enthusiasts is truly a hidden gem in west central Illinois.