Park Ridge Golf Course, Lake Worth

3.4
#5 of 7 in Outdoors in Lake Worth
By creating an 18-hole golf course on the closed Lantana Landfill, Palm Beach County and the Solid Waste Authority turned a useless piece of property into a popular community asset.

Originally closed in 1987, the Solid Waste Authority and Palm Beach County began construction of this unique facility in 2004.

Topping 85 feet at its highest point it just may be the highest golf experience in the County, and while heaven and earth was not moved to build the course, over 645,000 cubic yards of fill was imported to create contours and cover the specialized irrigation system.

The golf course which was opened to the public in March of 2007 has not only received engineering and environmental awards, it has also been certified by Audubon International as a cooperative sanctuary.
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  • I must admit that on my first visit, I wasn't playing well. Moreover, a number of the holes are blind from the tee but I was fortunate to be playing with a very good player who knew the course. It is ...  more »
  • Currently the golf course is going thru some construction, so beware. The course is pretty open and can accomodate a poor drive. The greens are pretty well maintained. Some of the holes are the most i...  more »
  • The course is wide open missed drives you can still save the hole. Some amazing views on the back nine. It's built on old dump so on occasion you get a methane odor. It's very good in winter season. S...  more »
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  • Super cool course with plenty of unique holes and elevation changes you rarely find in South Florida. Definitely will be back.
  • Great time course in decent shape for 20 bucks can't beat it
  • Not a bad course, had a good round of golf here 😊👍
  • Great value.course is unique for typical florida layout.best of the five by far...
  • These ####ing ###holes have their alarm system sounding all ####ing night and all the ####ing time Mind you, I'm writing this review at 4-####ing-AM in the ####ing morning I have to laugh when I go to the website and read their bull#### about building relationships and being close to the community. That ####ing alarm system has been sounding off for the last couple of months, all night sometimes, and no one is doing anything about it ####ing ###holes

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