The Oaks Short Course


Looking for a great course to play a quick golf round for less money?

Starting spring of 2018 the Oaks Golf Course will be available most afternoons to play off the Green (forward) Tee Markers at a reduced fee!   The Oaks Short Course will play at approximately 4400 yards long and pace of play should take only 3 hours to play 18 holes of golf. There will be a special scorecard used for the short course with modified rules of golf to help speed up the round and make the game even more fun to play. The course is set up at a par of 74 for golfers that average 150 yards on their driver tee shot and par of 68 for regular play. Golfers of all ages and ability are invited to play the Oaks Short Course set up – it will be especially fun for young junior golfers, Senior Men, Ladies, start-up players, couples golf and replay golfers wanting to play a “fun” late afternoon round on the beautiful Oaks golf course.

Tee times must be made through the golf shop at the designated times – please call 601-663-0011 to make your discounted tee time on the Oaks Short Course.

If you are interested in playing a quick golf round, the Short Course Tee times will be limited from approximately 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM on the Oaks Golf Course. Golfers may play at a rate of $30 which includes shared cart and range balls. Junior golfers 15 and under may play with an adult at a rate of $10 on the short course.


Highlights of the Oaks Short Course:

  • Proper golf attire is required for all golfers or riders – No Denim
  • All golfers must register in the golf shop before play
  • Food & beverage must be purchased thru DRGC – No personal coolers
  • Golf Cart operators must have a valid Mississippi Driver’s license
  • Junior golfers must have an accompanied adult to drive the cart
  • Maximum 2 riders per golf cart – no exceptions
  • All play will be from the green marker each hole
  • Golfers may tee off in line with green marker each hole if conditions dictate
  • Lost golf balls will proceed as lateral hazard relief – drop at the nearest spot the ball was lost with a 1 stroke penalty (3-minute maximum to search)
  • Lie may be improved one club length through the green
  • Triple bogey maximum on each hole – pick up to speed up!
  • No refunds, but rain checks will be given for weather issues
  • Discounted rate will only be available on late afternoon rounds during the designated Oaks Short Course tee time periods – current rates will apply for Forward Tee play at regular times