The Trout Club: #1The Trout Club

The Trout Club
2250 Horns Hill Rd
Newark, Ohio 43055
Licking County

Phone(s): (740) 366-7328
Fax: (740) 366-6546

The 18-hole The Trout Club (formerly known as Licking Springs Golf & Trout Club) in Newark, OH is a public golf course that opened in 1963. Designed by Jack Kidwell, The Trout Club measures 6295 yards from the longest tees and has a slope rating of 119 and a 70 USGA rating. The course features 3 sets of tees for different skill levels. The greens are bent grass and the fairways are blugrass.

The Trout Club
4 stars out of 5 (based on 4 reviews)
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Golf course details

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Jack Kidwell
  • Public/Private: Resort
  • Year opened: 1960
  • Golf Season: Year round
  • Guest Policy: Welcomed
  • Tee times welcomed: Yes
  • Fairways: Blugrass
  • Greens: Bent Grass


  • Pro in house: Yes
  • Driving range: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes

Green fees price ranges

Course policies

  • Metal spikes allowed: No
  • Dress code: Collared shirt required
  • Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard Welcomed

Length, slope and rating for each tee

Tee Par Yardage Slope Rating
Blue 71 6295 119 70
Red (W) 70 4929 110 68.7
White 71 6001 117 68.7

Reader Ratings / Reviews

  • The Trout Club
    2.5 stars out of 5
    by Shawn bechtel
    on June 28th, 2015 13:07
    Greetings course was in great shape very challenging. People were very friendly and one of the employees named tim went out of his way to make the day as good as possible .u have to play the back 9 really good layout. 4
  • The Trout Club
    5 stars out of 5
    by Randal
    on August 28th, 2014 18:00
    Use to play this course all the time back in 2008-2010. Challenging back nine but fun to play. Course was in good condition when I was there. The pool girl was smokin hott!
  • The Trout Club
    4.5 stars out of 5
    by George Roat
    on June 30th, 2014 00:04
    Took group out for front 9, nice challenging.
  • The Trout Club
    4 stars out of 5
    by Nick
    on July 05th, 2012 00:29
    i played this course for the 2nd time today! i adore this course, not only does it supply a moderate challenge, esp. the back 9, but also very fun to play! i will continue to play here!
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