Recreation Park Golf Course (18): Member Reviews

5001 Deukmejian Drive
Long Beach, CA 90804 • (562) 494-5000




LOCAL WEATHER
Long Beach, CA (90804)
73°F
Fair
[Full Forecast]
Humidity: 23%
Wind: CALM

Sunset: 7:06 pm
green Sunrise: 6:48 am

COURSE LINKS

ALERT: Aeration
Closed due to COVID-19 precautions until further notice + Aeration of the greens 3/16 & 3/17.
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1. doski19
Posted: 01/10/20 9:18a
Member Since: Dec 10, 2003
From: Torrance, CA
Played Long Beach Rec on 1/3. It's one of my favorite Long Beach courses, not too hard to get around the course but the greens can get you and they did for most of our group that morning.

I enjoy ... Continue »
10 Likes.
Rated
7.0 Conditions
2. RDDenn
Posted: 12/02/19 3:18p
Member Since: Sep 22, 2006
From: Redondo Beach
Played in a tournament here on Sunday, 12/1. The service here is generally good and this visit was no exception. No complaints about the staff. I was surprised that the tournament went off on time ... Continue »
13 Likes.
Rated
4.9 Conditions
3. bogeygolf
Posted: 09/16/19 9:38p
Member Since: Sep 2, 2005
From: Fountain Valley, CA
Played 9/16/19 @ 1108am with a teeoff.com deal. Got checked in and sent out right away. Didn't run into anyone until the 7th hole which is unusual at Big Rec. This was by far the fastest I've ever pla... Continue »
12 Likes.
Rated
5.5 Conditions
4. sngernz
Posted: 07/06/19 6:15a
Member Since: Jan 24, 2005
From: Redondo Beach
Big Rec on Fri., July 5, 7AM walking 4-ball. PoP slow ^rant on^: 5-somes galore and not in any hurry ... don't get how peeps play early and are clueless on PoP ... never saw a marshal ... 4.5 hr roun... Continue »
6 Likes.
Rated
5.6 Conditions
5. jacksonchinaski
Posted: 07/05/19 6:29p
Member Since: Jul 1, 2019
From: Huntington Beach
Always love playing Big Rec. Quality links, actually in pretty d%mn good shape right now. Now, I wish that they would eliminate fivesomes and get the marshall more on top of speeding up the slow pla... Continue »
6 Likes.
Not Rated
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6. weber
Posted: 05/29/19 1:42p
Member Since: Dec 4, 2002
From: coto de caza
Recreation Park is probably my favorite of the Long Beach golf courses. It always felt like a "walk in the park". The course is fun, yet enough of a challenge to keep your interest.

Course was ... Continue »
10 Likes.
Rated
6.4 Conditions
7. caligolfer1031
Posted: 05/28/19 12:49p
Member Since: Feb 5, 2004
From: Paramount
Played on Monday, Memorial Day, to what was a perfect weather day. Tee'd off at 2:00 to what seemed like a uncrowded course, but the round still took 5 hours because of a very slow group two groups in... Continue »
9 Likes.
Rated
6.0 Conditions
8. sngernz
Posted: 05/15/19 4:32p
Member Since: Jan 24, 2005
From: Redondo Beach
Big Rec this AM (LB Golf Festival, Senior Division), got around in 4:45, not too bad for tournament play. Course very green Kikuyu/Poa with some bare/semi-muddy spots, some marked GUR, some not ... I... Continue »
9 Likes.
Rated
5.4 Conditions
9. 123ske
Posted: 04/28/19 11:34a
Member Since: Apr 28, 2019
From: L A
Played 4/18, in the best shape in a couple of years, new greenskeeper, and staff since last fall. Quit playing here last year but we are back as regular. Not a fan of American Golf, but they did somet... Continue »
6 Likes.
Rated
6.9 Conditions
10. 1runnner
Posted: 04/10/19 10:23p
Member Since: May 23, 2010
From: Mission Viejo
Today was my first time out at big rec, I have played el dorado and sky links in the past and enjoyed them for the most part. Greens were punched a couple weeks ago and they’ll need another couple wee... Continue »
9 Likes.
Rated
5.3 Conditions

Playing Conditions
5.80
Good
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PRACTICE FACILITIES
- Driving Range (Mats)
- Practice Chipping Area
- Practice Putting Green