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Golf at The Preserve on Rathbun Lake

Tee off at our 18-hole championship golf course: The Preserve on Rathbun Lake.

The Preserve is designed to suit golfers of every age and skill level, and also offers PGA golf lessons and club fittings. With a perfect blend of great golf and natural landscapes, the 7,000-yard course meanders through scenic prairie and oak savannas, and is Audubon-certified in recognition of its sustainable practices. With five sets of tees, carts with the latest in GPS technology, and unmatched guest service, The Preserve is sure to provide you with an exceptional golfing experience.

The Preserve is a proud member of the Iowa Golf Association. It has been ranked as #5 in Iowa for Best Public Golf Courses, and has also been recognized in Golf Digest's Best New Public Courses of 2009, Golf Magazine's 2009 Best New Courses, and Golf Inc.'s Developments of the Year.

We're proud to be hosting the IGA Men's and Women's Match Play 2018. Check back for details!

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Golf Pro Shop at The Preserve on Rathbun Lake

The pro shop at The Preserve sells a variety of golf equipment, including clubs, apparel, bags, and accessories.

Winter Hours of Operation

Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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Darin L. Fisher, PGA Director of Golf

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Stay-and-Play Golf Packages

If your dream getaway involves a championship golf course, we have packages just for you.

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Daily Golf Rates

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Season Passes & Punch Cards

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PGA Instruction

Whatever your skill level, you can learn from customized, one-on-one instruction from an experienced PGA instructor.

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Tournament Schedule

Check about our upcoming tournaments and special events.

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Golf Hole Sponsorship

View the sponsors for each of the holes on the course.

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