After an "involunta...
Clear all

After an "involuntary eclipse" of three years, Supergilbys is back in Myrtle Beach (Crown Park)

Noble Member
Joined: 3 years ago
Posts: 1310
Topic starter  

Goodnight all!

First, happy Mother's Day to all our moms, because let's not forget that without them, none of us could practice this beautiful sport of golf!

Secondly, on this Mother's Day, long sleeves were de rigueur on this windy day and under the clouds, with a temperature that reached a maximum of 17 degrees.

That said, when it comes to planning a golf package in Myrtle Beach, of course, we like to get what we pay for and, as much as possible, treat ourselves with beautiful courses.

On the other hand, if your budget limits you and you still want to have access to sure values, then take for granted that Crown Park, which we played a little earlier this afternoon, can prove to be a very interesting option!

Located on Highway 9 West, just 30 minutes from downtown Myrtle Beach, Crown Park is a Parkland type lot, so very wooded, which looks like many courses that can be found in Quebec and Ontario and is fairly well manicured this time of year. Indeed, there is no lack of greenery anywhere!

Crown Park is not what one might call a “penalizing” course. The fairways are relatively wide and if you ever lack precision in reaching them, it is still possible to get away with it.

As for the greens, although among the slowest we have played on so far, they were in excellent condition and very responsive.

If we could give you even just one suggestion, then allow us to suggest that you play Crown Park at the start of your package, because it is the kind of course that will give you confidence. It is not too long from the white tees (6004 yards), nor of the milestones for the ladies, which are for their part at 4597 yards.

On the other hand, beware of water on certain areas, especially on holes #2, #3 and #12 (three short par 4s), as well as sand traps, which are "unfortunately too well placed" on 14 of the 18 holes of the course.

Finally, we really liked the last four holes (#15, a par 5 of 516 yards for the whites and 357 yards for the women, #16, a par 4 of 350 yards for the whites and 276 for the women, #17, a another par 4, this time 388 yards from white and 343 for women and #18, a relatively short par 3 of 145 yards from white and 86 for women, with a green that has an interesting slope… leading to a small lake, which separates your tee box from that green. Each of these holes can be very "payable" for your score if you have enough "vitamins" (and mental strength) to end your round of golf positively.

In short, we recommend Crown Park without any hesitation to anyone who wants to play good golf for not too much money!

Next visit : this upcoming Tuesday, May 10, at Rivers Edge!

279246331 1917479631794610 7460615286601509154 n


277590638 1192373668203664 7671546512515958456 n
279096264 1469365546836275 5089918003495414737 n
279226838 746130606747026 1642738493397782348 n
279152678 2749211071889695 682775622394647831 n
279179125 727706138545445 2490350720343880353 n
279275840 1706099746397862 5263704556318008134 n
279209827 380434904011741 8341180747756349770 n
279276969 5243021415760877 7621754741729714055 n
279379798 538299567890912 9019724972967652385 n
279354575 943190506361936 6015924313922617128 n
279299033 470911738121875 5228109951593818425 n
279316768 758586932185063 6050440228822605694 n
279431593 533981324868956 7352023746457763043 n
279491520 664974054576016 6107806597749923391 n
279517946 677855250167587 7025423795191871189 n
279574678 437316141489056 2437232347603009478 n
279746187 363214452525404 8792433073603361051 n
279953700 2790491137913214 9202160841607104280 n
279691502 1159685601447797 5336810363974817569 n
279619908 320314903595811 2009823153108363633 n
280040349 1009178969992221 2607871091180649525 n
279786933 412042760442564 3155051831197152122 n
279772790 5817392501608820 3848273858415105327 n
280197149 524820685780485 7882019420237717545 n


Denis Gilbert
Quebec City, Canada

Noble Member
Joined: 4 years ago
Posts: 1871

Thanks for all of your reports! 

*** Please Show Your Appreciation For MB Advice/Info In MBGT With Your Course or Trip Report! ***

Noble Member
Joined: 4 years ago
Posts: 1467

Good solid take on Crown Park Denis, it is a budget minded course.  Keep the reports coming.

Active Member
Joined: 4 years ago
Posts: 17

I'm sure that Crown Park has been in other trip reports that I've read but I honestly don't remember what they said. Thank you for the information and taking the time to write.

Noble Member
Joined: 4 years ago
Posts: 1216

Thanks for the great report and awesome pictures. 

Let the Big Dawg Bite!!!