Shreveport

Last Modified: September 13, 2008Golf Courses

Shreveport-Bossier City provides many excellent golf courses for the enjoyment of the public. In terms of course length, Huntington Park Golf Course in Shreveport is the largest with 7,294 linear yards of playing field. Huntington Park is an 18-hole course with a par of 72. The Golf Club at Stone Bridge in Bossier City, also known as Stone Bridge Golf Course, is an 18-hole public golf course with 6,864 linear yards of playing field and a par of 72. Querbes Park Golf Course in Shreveport has 18 holes on 6,207 yards with a par of 71; Westwood Executive Golf Course in Shreveport is an 18-hole public course on 3,485 yards with a par of 59; and Northwood Golf Course in Shreveport is another 18-hole public course spread over 6,440 linear yards with a par of 72. 9-hole public golf courses in Shreveport include Jerry Tim Brooks Golf Course, also known as Jerry Golf Course, and Champion Links Golf Course.  

Two premier world class private golf resorts are located near Shreveport
  

Emerald Hills is an appropriate name for a golf resort that is nestled far back in the dark green forested, gently rolling hills of Kisatchie National Forest about 50 miles south of Shreveport. The 18-hole course at Emerald Hills Golf Resort is widely recognized as being one of the best in the South. Emerald Hills Golf Resort has been hosting the Doral and the Honda Qualifiers tournaments for ten years and is also one of the host sites for the U.S. Open, the U.S. Amateur, the U.S. Mid-Amateur, and the U.S. Public Links qualifiers. Another premier world class golf resort is Cypress Bend Golf Resort located on Toledo Lake south of Shreveport. Cypress Bendís 18-hole championship caliber golf course extends along the waterfront of the Toledo Bend Reservoir and is renowned for its beautiful vistas and spectacular shots across hidden coves and inlets. Cypress Bend Resort also rents romantic cabins overlooking the water and offers opportunities for bicycling, hiking and relaxing in the resort spa.