For city-dwellers, this fun 9-hole track in Chicago's Edgebrook neighborhood is convenient to play before or after work and has some tricky holes. It's adjacent to the Chicago River, and sometimes gets flooded after heavy rain.
Google Maps satellite image of Billy Caldwell Golf Course. Image owned by Google.
Billy Caldwell Golf Course Scorecard
Scan of the front and back of the Billy Caldwell scorecard.
Other Photos from Billy Caldwell Golf Course
Billy Caldwell is part of the Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary, which describes itself as an "education and certification program that helps organizations and businesses protect our environment while enhancing their bottom line." Other golf courses in Chicago with this designation are Columbus Park, Edgebrook Golf, Indian Boundary, Marquette Park, and Sydney R. Marovitz.
The Cook County Forest Preserve owns Billy Caldwell golf course, along with 10 other golf courses, including Burnham Woods, Chick Evans, Edgebrook, George W. Dunne, Indian Boundary, and more.
One of the many nicely landscaped areas at Billy Caldwell.