Streamsong Black Course overview Signature Holes The 18th hole on the Black course is a long par-5 and is definitely up there with the best finishing holes in the state. The Black Course upped their game with a Lobster Roll. The first recorded hole-in-one was scored by the remarkable Young Tom Morris back in 1868. We played the Black/Silver tees. You could see the construction from the other courses. Hanse provides plenty of grass all along the left side for players to lay up. As with the other courses, a golf architect rockstar was brought in to do the work. Marvel at stunning panoramic views and vast landscapes of impressive elevation rolls, tumbles and ridges. Since that time, it’s been a veritable holy grail for every golfer—professionals and amateurs alike—despite the fact that statistically the odds of achieving an ace on a par-3, let alone a double eagle on a par-4 or par-5, are not in one’s favor. The Black actually sits on a separate section of the property away from the Blue and Red courses. If you’re playing the left/lower green, keep your tee shot to the right. The green complexes on four of the holes on the Black take the joy out of playing these holes. The light is bad on this one but you can see the sharp drop off of the green. the resort was very quiet due to the Coronavirus and only the Black Course was open. Below is a look at the approach with the massive front bunker guarding the green. Hole No. The ninth is the Black’s version of a punchbowl template. They are outrageously fun which you’ll see in the photo tour. The hole bends ever so slightly right and rises up to the green. But once you walk up to the green you realize that the effective size of the green is much smaller than it appears. Join our email announcements list for resort promotions and upcoming events. Precision is the operative word on this tee shot. Our second round on the Florida trip was at the highly-acclaimed Streamsong (Black). The contours will funnel shots on the right towards the green, making that the preferred side. I’ve heard people say that Streamsong is like playing golf on the moon. View key info about Course Database including Course description, Tee yardages, par and handicaps, scorecard, contact info, Course Tours, directions and more. We outline everything you need to know about planning a … Recognized by Links Magazine as one of the best 19th Holes in all of golf, Jared is just the tenth player to make an ace on the Bye Hole at Streamsong. The green is pretty shallow, so keep that in mind on the approach. Going for it requires a precise shot. Five-hour rounds take the joy out of playing golf. Streamsong Black - hole 14 The 299-yard 14th hole on Streamsong Black will tempt players from every tee box to drive the difficult green. Those who come to Streamsong are quick to mention the par-3 holes such as the 7th Blue and 16th Red. 9th at Streamsong Black. Streamsong Black, brought to life by renowned designer Gil Hanse, offers golfers the opportunity to play a premium course that rivals the greatest golf venues in the world. Hole-in-One Hall of Fame at Streamsong ®. Streamsong pulled it off. On this day, the wind was blowing hard! It is the four-five greens that cause the slow play. I loved this risk/reward hole. Congratulations to Jared Madsen of South Jordan, Utah for striking a Hole-In-One on Streamsong’s famed Bye Hole. Below is the view as you walk up to the green. This shines through the most in the greens. 4, a 601-yard par-5 features a cantilevered split fairway that gives the player several routes to negotiate the path home based on ability and the conditions of the day. The bunkers in the distance were not in play allowing for a free swing of the driver. Every hole is a wow, and a woo and a wahey, but every hole is also a puzzle. This angle is fine with a wedge but you really have to take on the sand. Dads Say So. Nowhere is that truer than the Black course. Take a virtual hole-by-hole tour of Streamsong Blue, designed by renowned golf course architect, Tom Doak. It was a long drive through miles of farmland and orange orchards with the similar remote feeling one gets travelling to Bandon Dunes. The holes in Hanse’s Glove are going to be a blast, and will look, feel and play a lot differently than the first 11 holes of the Black course. Streamsong Black’s golf envelope is 300 acres, more than double an average layout and enough room for 86 acres of fairways and tees, 11 acres of tightly mown greens surrounds, a six-hole practice course and the resort’s first quality range. It’s wide open like most of the holes but the green has some bunkering around it. Hole #1 – 508 yards – The opening par 5 is a quick introduction to the big, bold nature of the Black Course. Sand galore awaits you on the right, so no excuse to miss there. The final hole is one of the best. On to the photo tour! The best part about it is you go past the half way house after the second hole and the ninth so you can get two of them! It starts strong and finishes with its shirt ripped off. From the photos below, you can see the scale and contour of the green. One of the great memories of the courses at Streamsong are their half way houses. 14th Hole at Streamsong Resort (Black) (298 Yard Par 4) Bogey Beware: 3rd Hole – 480 Yard Par 4 – Without question, the 3rd hole is the hole most commonly played over par at Streamsong's Black course. The Streamsong (Black) edition’s difficulty really depends on the pin position. Overall, just not a very memorable hole. Center of the green is a smart play on a hole where you want to be super aggressive. The view from the right side of the green shows the dangers of a mishit. Streamsong Black comprises of five par-5s a couple of driveable par-4s (depending on the wind) and a variety of differing par-3s. Designed by the legendary team of Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw—architects of five designs in the Top 100 in the United States—Streamsong Red is an 18-hole masterpiece. Relax and rejuvenate at Streamsong’s AquaPietra™ Spa. The tee shot is benign, calling for anything at least 215 yards. Location: 1000 Streamsong Drive, Streamsong, Florida, Walking Rules: Carts & Caddies Available (Walking Only at Certain Times), Green: 7,331 yards, Par 73, 74.7 Rating/135 Slope, Green/Black: 6,981 yards, Par 73, 73.2 Rating/132 Slope, Black: 6,759 yards, Par 73, 72.0 Rating/130 Slope, Black/Silver: 6,462 yards, Par 73, 70.8 Rating/127 Slope, Silver: 6,240 yards, Par 73, 69.5 Rating/125 Slope (Men’s), 74.8 Rating/130 Slope (Women’s), Silver/Gold: 5,681 yards, Par 73, 67.1 Rating/120 Slope (Men’s), 72.0 Rating/124 Slope (Women’s), Gold: 5,293 yards, Par 73, 65.1 Rating/116 Slope (Men’s), 69.5 Rating/119 Slope (Women’s). No… This time it was Gil Hanse. In addition the views that go on forever, the reveals are what defines that look of Streamsong Black. Long is absolutely dead on this hole unless the small bunkers stop your ball. The clubhouse (below) has the same modern feel as the original. … What I didn’t like was the wind directly into our faces. To an almost linear extent the holes at Streamsong Black get better and better, beginning to end, and from 1 to 18. 3D Fly-Over in Google Earth View Course in Google Earth. Hit whatever distance gives you the confidence to be precise on your second, you’ll see why in a minute. Take a virtual hole-by-hole tour of Streamsong Red, designed by golf course architect Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw. I played Streamsong Black on the recommendation from a friend and golf photographer. I am on record as loving short par three holes. The course was being built the last time I was at a resort a few years ago. A breakdown of the strategy behind the 2nd hole at Gil Hanse's Streamsong Black design. The hole is listed at 211 yards but when the elevation and a rear pin is used the overall length can easily reach 240 yards or more. The amount of slope on this green is much more than the picture shows. You get a feel for the scale of the property standing on the driving range that is only amplified over the first few holes. This lower left green will be easier to reach than an elevated green further right. Below you can see the downslope on the left side of the green. The approach looks simple enough with a false front. 4th green An opening par after a good approach shot. Like the ninth at Pacific Dunes, the 13th at Streamsong Black has two greens. $2,995 Amateurs (Double Occupancy) $300 Amateurs (Single room) $250 Extra Night (contact our concierge for booking)Streamsong ProAm includes the following: 3-day Pro-Am Tournament (Daily & Overall Team and Professional Payouts), 3 rounds of golf at Streamsong (Red, Black, Blue), 3 nights’ accommodation at Streamsong Golf Resort, Breakfast on tournament days, … On to the photo tour! Going right is safer but requires a second shot to the left fairway or an all-carry hero shot to the green. We played the Black/Silver tees. You want to be on the left side of the fairway to fire at the flag. Not only is that great for golfers, but it’s important for the health of the resort. On holes 3, 9, and 18, you climb a hill anxious to find out what’s on the other side. It was at least a three-club breeze that had me swinging three wood. Streamsong is in a remote location but it is still only halfway between Orlando and Tampa. While the 480 yards is plenty punishing, it is the hazard fronting the … It proposes an interesting dilemma, take the short approach from a poor angle or a longer one from a good one. 15 of 20. Massive fairways still require thoughtful aiming due to the wind. Downwind it is reachable but into the wind, the center bunkers are a concern. There is a large bunker up the left side that must be avoided. The green tees stretch over 7,150 yards and would overwhelm most resort play). The bunkers on the left are in play. The long drive in gets you excited for your round. More than anything, I like that Streamsong Black offers a different experience than the Red or Blue courses. Unfortunately, we couldn’t play early or late to catch the best light. The view below is what you’ll see on the approach shot. Your decision here depends on the wind. Putts can get away from you but good shots will be rewarded. The second hole at Streamsong’s Black course provides a stern test for skilled players while remaining playable for everyday golfers. Bombs away up the right side on this tee. Once you’ve conquered the course, or at least tried, Streamsong’s architecturally advanced clubhouse, including the new Bone Valley Tavern waits for you with exquisite cuisine and a relaxing atmosphere complete with breathtaking views of one of the newest and most exciting additions to the game of golf today. In going back through these photos, I didn’t do the best job capturing the course. The jig about its Hanse (Black course), Coore & Crenshaw (Blue course) and Doak (Red course) trio is that most guests can’t bring themselves to choose a fave. Embark on a guided bass-fishing trip and discover unparalleled fishing and outstanding views. The ball was going a long way. Hole #1 Hole #2 Hole #3 Hole #4 Hole #5 Hole #6 Hole #7 Hole #8 Hole #9 Hole #10 Hole #11 Hole #12 Hole #13 Hole #14 Hole #15 Hole #16 Hole #17 Hole #18 Add course photos, like these . Book your tee time at Streamsong Red today. Once over the hill, the large green is revealed. A good line is the guys standing on the right. For reference, you can see the flag on the right side of the photo below. Streamsong Black is laid out across much more acreage than either Blue or Red, but the differences in contours make it feel more compact. The green has a lot of slope in the front that requires you to carry the ball deeper onto the surface. I took the easy route down the right hand side and hit a hybrid second shot onto the other fairway which left me a short pitch to the green. Everything over the hill funnels to the green. Streamsong Black 4th hole is a par 5 slightly uphill with a split fairway. Streamsong Black is an expansive, strategic and eye-popping layout with rolling terrain, blowout sand bunkers and panoramic vistas that highlight the native landscape. After a good tee shot, the second shot should be a piece of cake. Hole 1 – 508 yards – Par 5 The route to the left side of the green gives the safer player a way out. A large complex of bunkers guards the right side all the way to the putting surface. Should a headwind be encountered the choice of a 3-metal or even driver cannot be ruled out of the equation. Book your tee time at Streamsong Resort today. Nos. The green is massive with huge slopes on the backside. The presence of three awesome courses continues to bring the people to rural Florida. The presence of three awesome courses continues to bring the people to rural Florida. Just past the flag, your ball will not stay on the green. The green resides on the other side of the bunker complex, just about in the middle. It should be easy at this length but the bunkers on the left are a legitimate hazard and the real difficulty begins at the green. The Streamsong Resort in Florida has finally unveiled its third layout -- the Gil Hanse-designed Black Course. You can see all the sand but focusing on a drive up the left side of the fairway serves you well. It is a perfect complement to the two original courses. Get ready to be surprised by the green contours. Even though there is sand, you have all kinds of room left with the hazard on the right. The 13th hole on Streamsong Black features two separate greens. I’ll be honest and say that I don’t remember much about this hole. Jason Scott Deegan/Golf Advisor . Click the link to view a detailed shot-by-shot fly-over on any device with Google Earth installed.. If you go at the green the water ends well short of the green with the sand making up the rest of the distance. The putting surface is massive with huge slopes on the outer edges. This hole really depends on the wind. It is as subtle as it is super-sized. Streamsong Resort will soon be home to three majestic Florida golf courses. Learn how . Holes to Note (Please note: the distances below are from Black tees, which yield a 6,700 yard course. It provides a pretty easy target and is one of the tamer holes. Playing into the breeze made it tough to risk anything with my length but players have the option of going to the left or right fairways. The Gil Hanse-designed third course at Streamsong is full of fantastic holes, and the 450-yard par-4 9th is no exception. Here you’ll take on an impressive yet intense Par-73 championship layout and discover Streamsong’s latest features including the Gauntlet, a two-acre putting course, and the. I love this hole. The smaller dunes also allow for longer, wider vistas. "Streamsong Black is a truly great design with exceptional routing and green complexes. The putting surfaces were a nice change of pace and an interesting challenge. Streamsong Black, brought to life by renowned designer Gil Hanse, offers golfers the opportunity to play a premium course that rivals the greatest golf venues in the world. I’ll reiterate that these greens are some of the craziest I’ve ever played. Streamsong ProAm Pricing. The par five 571 yard 12th hole at Streamsong Black. The landing area is somewhat blind with the clubhouse serving as a target. Streamsong is in a remote location but it is still only halfway between Orlando and Tampa. Streamsong Black was designed by acclaimed golf course architect Gil Hanse and is poised to serve as one of the most anticipated golf course openings of the year. His goal for Streamsong (Black) seemed to make it as big and bold as possible. Prowling the US for the Top 100 golf courses and everything in between! As I mentioned, the greens are crazy, but in a good way. However, be careful not to go too far left as there is a hazard. In addition to 3D terrain, this will also allow you to see 3D buildings and trees where available. Anything short will likely come back to your feet! Sporting clays at Streamsong is both an exhilarating and fun challenge for beginners and experts alike. The design and routing are very good. The variety through the course is extensive with memorability of each hole … With massive greens, including a punchbowl of epic scale, and five par-5 holes… They are so large that sprinkler heads rest inside the collars. The second shot plays to a green that is open middle and left but guarded by bunkers right. A tee shot up the right side avoids them and provides the best angle to the green. That being said, the course was a blast to play! Distance control is a must. I like the rugged look from this tee box. Here is a view from just off the putting surface. The approach has to carry two deep bunkers on the left. This hole plays up and over a rise with the green hidden from the tee. Due to the slope, you can miss left and have the ball trundle down toward the green. This hole plays more stout than the yardage as it is uphill all the way. The windmill serves as your aiming point and you must clear the super deep bunker in front. Streamsong Resort. Bunkers guard the entire green, especially the one in front that cuts into the putting surface. Streamsong, FL Tee: Black (6,584 - Par 72) This exciting new addition features The Gauntlet, a two-acre putting course, and The Roundabout, a free-flowing practice area, each adding to … The green slope can guide certain shots into the bunker on the left. On the Red Course they had some great Brisket. Photo submitted by BrewmasterGolf on 11/16/2018 Streamsong Black's rumpled, free-form 13th green is one of … I say take the angle but today’s conventional wisdom says always take the closer approach. When I return to Streamsong I might skip the Black unless I … A good line is at the sand path just in front. Where the Blue and Red use massive sand dunes to isolate every hole, at the Black you’re able to see other golfers much of the time. Streamsong Golf Resort opened in 2012 to rave reviews, and the venue has only increased its national reputation since then. This tee shot played directly into the fan. We were lucky to play this hole with the wind. 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