Riverside GCRiverside Golf Course

Riverside Golf Course
1020 Grove Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78741
Travis County

Phone(s): (512) 386-7077
Fax: (512) 386-5014
Website: www.riverside-gc.com

The public 18-hole layout, formerly known as the Austin Country Club, was designed by renowned architects, J. Press and Perry Maxwell. It served as teaching grounds for Harvey Penick, as well as Tom Kite and Ben Crenshaw.

Riverside Golf Course challenges and delights players of all skill levels with its mature trees and scenic water hazards. Its convenient location, five minutes from downtown Austin and 10 minutes from the airport, makes it a serene escape without having to leave the city.

Getting there : From Austin, take IH-35 south to Riverside Drive. Go east on Riverside Drive 2.2 miles to Grove Blvd. and turn left. The course entrance is to the left before the community college.

Riverside Golf Course
3.5 stars out of 5 (based on 2 reviews)
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Golf course details

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Perry Maxwell, Press Maxwell
  • Public/Private: Public
  • Year opened: 1950
  • Golf Season: Year round
  • Guest Policy: Welcomed
  • Tee times welcomed: Yes
  • Fairways: Bermuda Grass
  • Greens: Bermuda Grass


  • Pro in house: Yes
  • Driving range: No
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes

Green fees price ranges

Course policies

  • Metal spikes allowed: No
  • Dress code:
  • Credit cards accepted: Amex, MasterCard, Visa, Discover

Length, slope and rating for each tee

Tee Par Yardage Slope Rating
Blue 72 6359 124 70
White 71 5744 113 67.2
White (W) 71 5744 127 73.8
Red (W) 71 4877 112 69.6
Blue (W) 72 6359 125 71.3

Reader Ratings / Reviews

  • Riverside Golf Course
    4 stars out of 5
    by gopher3
    on December 04th, 2011 13:47
    Challenging 18 course right in central austin. Good greens and a fun layout. If you like inexpensive golf on a good course, I would reccomend Riverside.
  • Riverside Golf Course
    2.5 stars out of 5
    by bruv
    on December 04th, 2011 13:45
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