Camping: yes
Facilities: yes
Pay to Play: no
Handicap Accessible: yes
Private: no
Tee Signs: yes

Course Details

Course Type: Permanent
# Holes: 18
Target Type: Mach V
Tee Type: Concrete
Elevation: 50/50 Flat/Hills
Foliage: Woodsy
Cart Friendly: Somewhat
Course Length: 7,923ft
Alternate Length: 6,515ft
Hole Length: Under 300ft: 1 | 300 - 400ft: 7 | Over 400ft: 10

Directions

Exit I-80/35 at Merle Hay Rd., north 3 miles to a left on NW Beaver Dr. to entrance across from Weather Service radar ball, east into park, right to 1st tee.

Contact

Phone: 515-681-6892

Course Map

Course Photos

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Official Event Layouts

ProFlight Open presented by Sean!!! @ Iron Heart Tattoo

20-Jul-2019

Walnut Longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,554 ft.
  • Par: 58
Round 1
  • Divisions: FA1, FPO, MA1, MA40, MA50, MP40, MP50, MPO
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA1, FPO, MA1, MA40, MA50, MP40, MP50, MPO

Mixed Layout round 1

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 6,500 ft.
  • Par: 54
Round 1
  • Divisions: FA2, FA3, MA2, MA3, MA4

Mixed Layout Round 2

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 6,500 ft.
  • Par: 56
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA2, FA3, MA2, MA3, MA4

Des Moines Challenge 2019 Presented by Discraft and G&L Clothing

25-May-2019

Walnut Ridge Longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,406 ft.
  • Par: 58
Round 1
  • Divisions: MA65
Round 2
  • Divisions: MA65
Round 3
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MA40, MA65
Round 4
  • Divisions: FA1, FA2, FP40, FPO, MA1, MA2, MA40, MA50, MA55, MA60, MA65, MP40, MP50, MP55, MPO

Walnut Ridge Short

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 5,767 ft.
  • Par: 54
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA2, MA2, MA50, MA55, MA60

Big Ridge Open

8-Sep-2018

Rd2 Longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 6,000 ft.
  • Par: 58
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MA2, MA3, MA40, MP40, MPO

Des Moines Challenge 2018 presented by Innova and G&L Clothing

28-Jul-2018

Walnut Longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,406 ft.
  • Par: 58
Round 3
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MA40, MA50, MA55, MA60
Round 4
  • Divisions: FPO, MP40, MP50, MP60, MPO

Walnut Shorts

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 5,767 ft.
  • Par: 54
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA2, MA2

ProFlight Open presented by Sean!!! at Iron Heart Tattoo

2-Jun-2018

Longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,369 ft.
  • Par: 58
Round 1
  • Divisions: MA1, MA40, MA50, MP40, MPO
Round 2
  • Divisions: MA1, MA40, MA50, MP40, MPO

Round 1 Long odds

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 6,500 ft.
  • Par: 56
Round 1
  • Divisions: FA1, MA2, MA3

Round 2 Long Shorts

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 6,500 ft.
  • Par: 56
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA1, MA2, MA3

2017 Tim Selinske US Masters presented by Innova Champion Discs

8-Sep-2017

Walnut Ridge - Long Tees

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,624 ft.
  • Par: 62
Round 1
  • Divisions: ML1, MM1, MS1

Walnut Ridge - Short Tees

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 5,772 ft.
  • Par: 55
Round 2
  • Divisions: ML1, MM1, MS1
Round 3
  • Divisions: MM1

515 Disc Golf 2017 Q2

12-Aug-2017

Walnut Mix

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,000 ft.
  • Par: 58
Round 1
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MPO
Round 4
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MPO

The Des Moines Challenge presented by Discraft and G&L Clothing

29-Jul-2017

walnut ridge longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Length: 7,624 ft.
  • Par: 59
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA2, MA2, MG1, MS1
Round 3
  • Divisions: FA1, FPM, FPO, MA1, MM1, MPG, MPM, MPO

ProFlight Open presented by Sean!!! at Iron Heart Tattoo

23-Jul-2017

Longs

  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 58
Round 1
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MA2, MA3, MG1, MM1, MPG, MPM, MPO
Round 2
  • Divisions: MG1, MPG, MPM, MPO

Shorts

  • Holes: 18
  • Par: 55
Round 2
  • Divisions: FA1, MA1, MA2, MA3, MM1

Course Reviews

Rated
by Chainshaker1 on Jul 19, 2014 at 2:31am

This is a good course to play in the Des Moines area. Beautiful layout near Saylorville Lake.
Not the most challenging course I have ever played but still worth checking out.