Deer Creek Golf Course Policies

Rain Checks
Deer Creek issues rain checks only when the course is declared unplayable by the Golf Course Superintendant or Golf Professional in Charge.  Deer Creek Golf Club does not evacuate course do to lightning or other dangerous weather situations, and golfers play at their own risk.  The following rules apply to rain checks:

  • 1-6 holes completed - 18 hole rain check
  • 7-12 holes completed - 9 hole rain check
  • 13 or more holes completed - Round complete, no rain check issued

Pace of Play
Our goal at Deer Creek is a 4 hour round of golf. In order to improve Pace of Play and make it enjoyable for all golfers, please adhere to the following:

 

  • Keep pace with the group in front of you.
  • If the course is cart path only, please take several clubs to play your next shot.
  • Always play ready golf.
  • Record scores at the next tee.
  • Limit time for searching for lost balls to 2-3 minutes.
  • If there is doubt that a tee-shot is lost or out of bounds, please play a provisional ball.  If ball is not found within 2-3 minutes, please proceed to provisional ball.
  • NO fivesomes allowed Friday through Sunday.
  • Players assistants may, during the course of a round, ask a group to speed their pace of play.  All groups will be given one warning for slow play, after which corrective action to include, but not limited to, changing tees being played, being put on clock, skipping holes to regain position, or in extreme cases be removed from course, may be taken.  All cases of moving holes or removal from the golf course will be at the sole discretion of the Golf Professional in charge at the time, and rain checks will not be given to groups for holes missed under these circumstances.

Dress Code

  • Deer Creek is a soft spike facility - NO metal spikes allowed.  
  • Golf Shoes or Tennis Shoes required.  Deer Creek may require a change of shoes if deemed to be harmful to the course. 
  • Collared Golf Shirts are preferred. 
  • Demin is not allowed when summer rates are in effect.
  • All shirts must have sleeves and must be worn at all times, no cutoffs/tanks will be allowed.  Ladies may wear sleeveless golf shirts.
  • Hats are to be worn with bill in front.

Other Policies

  • Deer Creek does allow the use of speakers during your round, but must be kept at a level as to not disturb other golfers or homeowners.
  • Outside Food & Beverage not allowed.  Bringing outside alcohol onto the Golf Course is against Kansas Alcohol Laws.  Outside alcohol will be confiscated.