Ben Hawes Golf Course – Play Golf Owensboro

400 Booth Field Road
Owensboro, KY  42301

This park has an eighteen hole regulation course and a nine hole par 3 course. The front nine on the Ben Hawes Course was built on hilly terrain and its back nine was built on flat terrain. This excellent course offers 6,632 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71. You choose the 18-hole course or a par 3 nine-hole course. The Pro Shop offers pull carts, golf cars and rental clubs plus a full line of golf apparel and the latest in clubs and balls. This is a great course for all skill levels of golfer. The ladies’ par is actually 72. The signature hole is #2, a 444-yard, par 4, requiring a long tee shot up a fairway with out-of-bounds stakes guarding the left and huge oak trees on the right, and also avoiding the ditch 200 yards off the tee box.

Scorecard/Course Layout

Rates and Fees

Owensboro Junior Golf Association




Daily Fees

  • 9 holes with cart (Monday-Sunday) – $23
  • 18 holes with cart (Monday-Friday) – $30
  • 18 holes with cart (Saturday and Sunday) – $35

Happy Hour – After 3:00 p.m.
9 Holes with Cart – $15
9+ Holes with Cart – $17
Par 3 – $7

Daily Discounts
Senior (55+) – 18 holes with cart – $25

Ladies Day
Ben Hawes Golf Course – 9:00 a.m. every Tuesday
Ben Hawes Par 3 – 9:00 a.m. every Monday

USGA Handicaps
Want to get your handicap? Join the Hillcrest Golf or Ben Hawes Association . Members receive their official USGA handicap, ability to enter four association tournaments, annual dinner, prizes, and awards. Hillcrest Association members also save $2 on Tuesday and Thursday scrambles! Ben Hawes Golf Association Members save $2 on the Wednesday Senior scramble.

  • Cost: $25 for each association
  • Contact Ben Hawes Golf Course at 270-687-7137 for the BHGA
  • Contact Hillcrest Golf Course at 270-687-8717

Driving Range

$3 per token (20 golf balls) – The basket will hold 40 balls.

Dress Code

Men are required to wear shirts with sleeves . Ladies: sleeveless golfing attire for ladies is permitted due to the design of ladies golf wear.  The following pertains to all golfers: No cut off shorts of any type and no swimwear.