Settler's Hill Golf Course

Batavia, Illinois | 18 holes | Links/Parkland | Par: 72 | 6630 yards

Settler's Hill isn't so much a golf course as it is a golf ODYSSEY. Nestled in the heart of Kane County, Settler’s Hill lives up to its name with dramatic elevation changes across a layout that traverses a variety of landscapes--mature woodlands, vibrant wetlands and windswept highlands. The course’s distinctive look underscores its unique history, as Settler’s Hill may be the ultimate recycling success story. It occupies the site of a former Waste Management landfill and owes its rolling topography to this legacy.Heralded as one of Chicagoland’s best buys for 18 holes, Settler’s Hill is a favorite in Kane County and beyond. Here, links, parkland and water holes combine to create a truly varied and memorable golf experience. Quirky greens, deep bunkers and colorful seasonal wildflower displays add to the course’s charm. Superb conditioning and a casual atmosphere make Settler’s Hill welcoming and enjoyable for all levels of golfers. The course’s west-central location in Batavia near the Fox River makes Settler’s Hill a natural choice for meeting friends for a round or planning an outing.Settler’s Hill is a Kane County Forest Preserve facility operated by GolfVisions Management, Inc. ""Settler’s Hill is a one-of-a-kind golf course with breathtaking views of the Kane County countryside,"" comments longtime general manager John O’Connor. ""People who play Settler’s Hill, love Settler's Hill!""

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Blue 72 6630 72.2 131
Red (W) 72 4945 69.7 120
White 72 6223 70.4 127
Gold 72 5779 68.3 122

At a glance

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Bob Lohmann
  • Type: Public
  • Style: Links/Parkland
  • Built in: 1988
  • Golf Season: Open: 4/01 Closed: 11/01

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: No
  • Putting green: Yes


  • Teaching pro: Yes
  • Golf school / golf academy:


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

919 E Fabyan Pkwy
Batavia, Illinois 60510
Kane County
P: (630) 232-1636
F: (630) 232-9246