Kern River Golf Course
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Kern River Golf Course

Lake Ming Dr, Bakersfield,California,93386
Type: Public
No. Holes: 18
(661) 872-5128
Detailed description
Kern River Golf Course, is a Public, 18 hole golf course located in Bakersfield, California.

Kern River Golf Course first opened for play in 1953. The course was designed by William F. Bell and William P. Bell.

Kern River Golf Course has a backdrop unlike any other course in Bakersfield. Located just 15 minutes from downtown, the course is surrounded by mountains, lakes, rivers, and orchards. At 6,400 yards, this course offers a challenge for skilled golfers and forgiving terrain for the casual player.

The Kern River Golf Course plays to a par-70. From the back tees the course plays to 6458 yards. From the forward tees the course measures 5971 yards. The longest hole on the course is # 8, a par-5 that plays to 543 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 2, a par-3 that plays to 138 yards from the back tees.

Watch out for # 3, a 465 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest hole at Kern River is # 2, a 138 yard par-3.