Does your course fairways slope?

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This is our 10th fairway it slopes across dramatically. It's typical of 10 of our fairways. The ball 6± inches above or below your feet is commonplace. We don't really notice until we play away from home.

Anybody else got a particular characteristic to their home course?


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  • jvincentjvincent Members  1396WRX Points: 718Posts: 1,396 Platinum Tees
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    We have 3 or 4 with what I'd call noticeable side slopes.

    More common for us is fairways where you are hitting off of a straight up or down slope. Nothing too severe for the most part until you get close to the green on a few holes.

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  • SNIPERBBBSNIPERBBB Hit Ball Hard SE OhioMembers  3178WRX Points: 790Handicap: 2.9Posts: 3,178 Titanium Tees
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    Most of ours are fairly flat with a few exceptions. #5 is almost all uphill. #6 slopes down to the green for the last half of the hole. #8 and #9 have side slopes. #10 has a mild downslope.

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  • MtlJeffMtlJeff MontrealMembers  29433WRX Points: 2,363Handicap: 0.0Posts: 29,433 Titanium Tees
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    my course is fairly flat. We are more famous for our doglegs. On our back 9 , you can only see 2 pins from the tee box.

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  • J_carpJ_carp Members  77WRX Points: 57Handicap: 1Posts: 77 Fairways
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    The only flat spot on my course is the driving range. Hanging lies as far as the eye can see.

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  • texasdavetexasdave Members  1682WRX Points: 184Handicap: 5.6Posts: 1,682 Platinum Tees
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    the course I play most often, Cedar Creek, in San Antonio has both severe side slopes as well as up and down slopes as well...hard to find a true level fairway on the course with one exception.

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