A mature nine hole course awaits you with water hazards, bunkers, dykes and plenty
of out of bounds. The course is a par 70 and has a length of 5548 yards.
A lot of work has been done to make Kirton Holme into a very nice course with excellent
greens all year round.
Hole 1 and 10 Par 4 274 yards 269 yards 253 yards
The first hole on the course is the only one with two greens. You first play the
green on the left and on your second nine the green on the right is used. Both greens
are guarded with with trees and bunkers.
Hole 2 and 11 Par 4 386 yards 374 yards 334 yards
This hole is a dogleg left where a good tee-shot is required to reach the green in
The danger with taking the driver of the tee is reaching the out of bounds on the
left hand side. Playing a tee shot to the right side of the fairway is your best
option. This leaves a second shot of 150 to 160 yards into the green. The green has
a small bunker on the right and a larger one on the left.
Hole 3 and 12 Par 3 175 yards 154 yards 136 yards
The whole of the left hand side on this hole is out of bounds. There is a small bunker
in the middle of the fairway to collect a bad tee shot. The green is surrounded by
Hole 4 and 13 Par 4 324 yards 314 yards 266 yards
This hole is a dogleg left, where you need to hit a tee shot long enough to be able
to see the green.
If you do find the middle of the fairway, you will have a second shot of 80 to 90
yards to the centre of the green. The only bunker on this hole is to the right of
Hole 6 and 15 Par 3 206 yards 185 yards 142 yards
This par 3 has an internal out of bounds on the left hand side. This hole has a big
green which slopes from left to right. In the run up to the green is a hidden bunker
to collect a badly struck tee shot. A tricky bunker is positioned to the right of
Hole 7 and 16 Par 5 544 yards 535 yards 484 yards
This hole is a long par 5 where the prevailing wind will blow towards the fields
on the left. If your tee shot goes left and doesn't get stopped by the trees it will
end up out of bounds. You will need three good shots to get on the green in regulation.
The green has one bunker to the left and a low bank round the back.
Hole 8 and 17 Par 4 353 yards 341 yards 309 yards
This hole has a pond each side of the fairway to collect your tee shot. A lay up
short of the two ponds will leave you with a second shot of 130 to 140 yards. The
green has one bunker on the right and is surrounded by trees.
Hole 9 and 18 Par 4 320 yards 313 yards 287 yards
With a long drive on this hole you will be able to play a shorter iron into the green
to ensure that your ball will pitch and stop. This tricky green has a pond and bunker
at the front and a bunker at the back.
Hole 5 and 14 Par 4 302 yards 289 yards 260 yards
This hole has an internal out of bounds, which runs on the left hand side all the
way to the green.
A precise tee shot is wanted on this hole, where a pond is located in the middle
of the fairway with a dyke on the left hand side. The dyke is a lateral water hazard.
A good drive over the pond will reward you with a short pitch into the green. The
green has 2 bunkers at the front.