Scioto Country Club

Columbus, Ohio | 18 holes | Par: 71 | 6955 yards

A view of the 18th green with clubhouse on the right at Scioto Country Club
A view of the 18th green with clubhouse on the right at Scioto Country Club

Founded in 1916, Scioto Country Club's heritage is among the richest in all of golf. The course was designed by acclaimed architect Donald Ross and is also where a young Jack Nicklaus honed his game under the watchful eye of the legendary teaching professional Jack Grout.

Scioto Country Club is a member of an elite group of clubs that has hosted five different major championships, including the U.S. Open (1926), the Ryder Cup Matches (1931), the PGA Championship (1950), the U.S. Amateur Championship (1968) and the U.S. Senior Open Championship (1986).

The par-71 golf course measures 7,140 yards from the back tees. It carries a rating of 74.2 and a slope rating of 142.

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Blue 71 6955 74 141
Red (W) 73 5626 72.4 127
White 71 6480 71.6 137
Gold 71 6143 70.2 130

At a glance

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Donald Ross, Dr. Michael Hurdzan, Jack Nicklaus
  • Type: Private
  • Built in: 1916
  • Golf Season: Year round. Closed Mondays.
  • Visitor Policy: Closed
  • Tee times welcomed: No

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: Yes
  • Putting green:


  • Teaching pro: Yes
  • Golf school / golf academy:


  • Pro: Yes
  • Rental clubs: No
  • Rental carts: Yes
  • Pull carts:


  • Week days: $120 - $200
  • Weekends: $120 - $200


A view of the 17th green at Scioto Country ClubScioto CC: 8th holeA view from the 4th tee at Scioto Country ClubA view from tee #16 at Scioto Country Club

2196 Riverside Dr
Columbus, Ohio 43221
Franklin County
P: (614) 486-4341
F: (614) 486-8327

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