Upper Saucon Township
Municipal Golf Course
3600 Jacoby Road
Coopersburg, PA 18036
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Saucon Township Municipal Golf Course at Tumblebrook is a 9-hole
golf course located along Jacoby Road, approximately ½
mile east of the intersection of Route 309 and Fairmont Street,
in Upper Saucon Township. Click
here for a location map. The course is about a 10 minute drive
from Allentown and a 15 minute drive from Quakertown.
Tumblebrook offers two sets of tees and can be played as an 18-hole
course - white tees for the front, yellow for the back. The wide
fairways and open space minimize lost balls, which makes Tumblebrook
a great course for kids and beginners. More experienced players
will be challenged by the course's small, domed greens.
Tumblebrook was designed by the legendary Donald J. Ross, widely
considered the most prolific and successful golf course designer
of all time. Ross was noted for his ability to create holes that
were perfectly integrated into the landscape. His design philosophy
stressed using what nature provided rather than wholesale remodeling
of topography. By the time Ross retired, he had created over 400
new golf courses in the United States including such masterpieces
as Pinehurst, Seminole, Inverness, Oak Hill and Congressional.
White tees (out): 2,938 yards, par-35 for 9 holes
Yellow tees (in): 3,063 yards, par-36 for 9 holes
Combined total (yellow and white tees): 6,001 yards, par 71
Course rating: 65.7. Slope: 96.
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