Tates Creek Golf Course

18 Hole / Par 72 / 6,260 yards

If you have any questions call (859) 272-3428.

Book a tee time online.

Golf courses are open.

Important course operational updates:

  • Tee times can be booked over the phone or in person, we are accepting in person payments at this time
  • One player riding per golf car. Those living in the same household may ride together.
  • Due to limited tee time availability, all players booked at the same time will be paired together.
  • Driving Ranges are now open daily from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Prepackaged drinks, snacks and merchandise available for purchase. Prepared food is currently unavailable
  • Pro shops are open
  • All golfers will be expected to maintain social distancing standards and not gather in groups.
  • Last available 18 hole tee time is at 3:30 p.m. each day and 5:30 p.m. for 9 holes
  • The 45 minute mark of every hour is reserved for walking only due to limited golf car availability


New rates take effect Aug. 1, 2020.

  Weekday Weekend
Standard rates    
18 hole fee $21 $25
Junior fee $11 $14
Senior fee (age 57+) $12  
Ladies $12  
Twilight* $15 $20
9 hole fee $15 $17
UK/Transylvania students $16  
Military/veteran $10 $10
Disabled $16 $22
LFUCG employees $16  
Seasonal Rates $12 $17
Cart Rental $17  
Club rental $16  
Pull cart rental $5.50  

*Twilight times vary depending on the time of year.

Course description

Course layout

Course scorecard

Tates Creek Golf Course is located on 125 acres in the heart of the Gainesway subdivision. The course features tight fairways, sloping greens and water hazards on two holes. The facility also includes an aquatic center, a large banquet room, a short game practice area, golf shop and snack bar. 

The course is open year-round, except for Christmas Day, from 7:30 am until dusk. Tee times can be reserved up to 7 days in advance online or by phone at (859) 288-2990.

Group events and corporate outings

Tates Creek Golf Course is available to host:

  • Corporate outings
  • Charitable events
  • League play
  • Family reunions and other group events

The facility features a large ball room that can comfortably seat up to 120 people. A full list of available amenities and services is below. All events are customizable and rates are dependent on use of amenities, dates and group sizes.

For more information or to schedule an event, contact (859) 272-3428.