River Islands Golf Club

Kodak, Tennessee | 18 holes | Par: 72 | 7001 yards

River Islands Golf Club was designed by internationally renowned golf course architect Arthur Hills. This spectacular course features numerous holes crossing or playing along the French Broad River. With four holes located on islands in the middle of the river, River Islands offers a truly unique golf experience. A ""must play"" in the Knoxville/Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg area.River Islands has received Golf Digest`s prestigious 4-star rating. With water on 9 holes and beautiful Zoysia fairways, River Islands offers a challenging yet beautiful experience. At 7,001 yards, the course is a worthy adversary to scratch golfers from the ""tips"", but plays a manageable 6,300 yards from the regular tees. The course travels along the edge of the French Broad River, with three islands in the middle of the river serving as a focal point of the course. The championship layout and manicured conditions make River Islands a consistently superb playing experience.

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Champion 72 7001 75.4 133
Island (W) 72 4873 69.4 118
Member 72 6223 72 129
River 72 5775 68.1 117
Player 72 6594 74.3 132


At a glance

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Arthur Hills
  • Type: Public
  • Built in: 1991
  • Golf Season: Year round

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: Yes
  • Putting green: Yes


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


  • Pro: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes - included in green fees
  • Pull carts:

9610 Kodak Rd
Kodak, Tennessee 37764
Knox County
P: (865) 933-0100
F: (865) 932-3114