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North Course

Opened in 1977, the North Course legendary classic design is characterized by elevated tee boxes and stunning views of Lake Galena and the surrounding countryside. The signature hole is #8, which is a 165-yard par 3 with 80 feet of elevation change from tee to green. The tee shot on #8 crosses the corner of Lake Galena, opening up to a spectacular view of the lake and its majestic rock outcroppings.

Course Details

  • Total Course Yardage: Black: 6884, Gold: 6402, White: 6071, Jade: 5478
  • Holes: 18
  • Tournaments 7 Days A Week: Yes
  • Tournament Scoring Included: Yes
  • Food and Beverage: Yes
  • Bunkers: 60
  • Shuttle Carts: Van service from resorts
  • Rental Clubs: Yes
  • Driving Range: Yes
  • Banquet Space: Yes
  • Custom Scorecards Available: Yes
  • Day of Facilitator: Yes
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Course Highlights

  • Classic design years ahead of its time.
  • Holes with Lake Galena views.
  • New EZGO cart fleet for 2018

10 Club House Dr.
Galena IL, 61036
(815) 776-5235
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Staff Bios

Reagan Davis

Director of Golf

Reagan Davis joined the Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa's team in August 2013 as Director of Golf. He brings 27 years of experience as a PGA Golf Professional to the resort's 63 holes on four award-winning golf courses.

Fun Facts

My Favorite Athlete or Team is?
• Ben Hogan
My Favorite Quote or Famous Saying?
• "Golf is played on a six inch course....your brain." -Bobby Jones
My Favorite City in the World?
• San Francisco, CA
Number of Years in the Golf Industry?
• 27 years as a golf professional 
I am originally from? (city, state, or country)
• Lafayette, Louisiana
Favorite Sports Movie of All-Time?
• The Greatest Game Ever Played- 1913 US Open
My Favorite Hobby when I am not working?
• Star Wars Fan / Legos
If I could have dinner with one famous person living or dead it would be?
• Bobby Jones
#1 Thing on my Bucket List is...
• Play St. Andrews in Scotland
The best thing about working at a golf course is?  (20 words or less)
• I've worked at a golf course since I was 10 years old and I've ever had a job in my life.
My Favorite part of the Tournament Planning Process is...
• Getting to be the person that helps a tournament from beginning to end
Best Advice I can give a tournament host 20 words or less.
• Let us do the heavy lifting for your event.

Event Space Descriptions

Large driving range located adjacent to the North Course clubhouse with room for over 50 players warming up at a time.

From the largest event to the smallest we have you covered. Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa has large ballroom to small meeting rooms for all tournament needs. Additionally we have the North Course clubhouse with a snack bar area & outdoor patio space for small to medium tournament events.

Carts are placed in our cart staging area adjacent to the North Course clubhouse. Lined up perfectly and equipped with custom players cart tags, scorecards, tees, USB ports, and sand bottles these carts will be ready to go when you get there for the day.

1,800 square foot clubhouse with proshop and bar and grill for your guest to enjoy.

Tournament Reviews

I wanted to follow up with you on our weekend!   We survived the heat and everyone at the resort and golf courses were very accommodating and helpful!  The young lady managing the beverage cart on the South course made sure we were sufficiently hydrated on Saturday even bringing us cold towels to cool down. 

Janis Berry
The Tee Timers

Thank you again for all your help.  

Marty Schwartz
Schwartz Golf Group

Thank you for everything.  The courses were in great shape and the weather was fantastic!  

Mark Mitchell
Mitchell Golf Group