River Bend Golf Course

Lisle, Illinois | 9 holes | Par: 36 | 3238 yards

""Nature’s Challenge to Every Golfer"", River Bend was singled out as one of Chicagoland’s best 9-hole public courses in 2012. River Bend Golf Club first opened for play in 1993. The course was designed by William J. Spears. River Bend Golf Club is conveniently located just west of Chicago near I-88 and I-355 toll roads. Our course features nine holes of bent grass tees, greens and fairways. The course layout features scenic wetland areas with water and/or wetland coming into play on eight out of nine holes. The PGA approved, par 36 course, with a rating of 70.8 and slope of 126 from the blue tees, stretches from 2,600 to over 3,200 yards from the back tees. Four sets of tees allow all skill levels to play an enjoyable round. Gas carts and club rentals available. The Pro Shop at River Bend Golf Club features a select line of apparel and golf accessories and locker rooms are available at no charge. After a round of golf, enjoy the Lisle Park District's locally acclaimed, Wheatstack - A Midwestern Eatery & Tap. Adjacent to the River Bend Golf Course, Wheatstack features great food, an excellent bar and a large raised deck overlooking the River Bend Golf Club with spectacular views. In winter, enjoy meals before a huge stone fireplace.

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Blue 36 3238 35.4 126
Red (W) 36 2667 35.1 118
White 36 3011 34.4 119

At a glance

  • Holes: 9
  • Designed by: William J. Spear
  • Type: Public
  • Built in: 1992
  • Golf Season: Open: 3/15 Closed: 10/15

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: No
  • Putting green:


  • Teaching pro:
  • Golf school / golf academy:


  • Pro: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes
  • Pull carts: Yes

5900 S Route 53
Lisle, Illinois 60532
Du Page County
P: (630) 968-1920
F: (630) 968-5057
W: www.riverbendgolfclub.org