Golf Kern

Buena Vista Golf Course

Address & Contact Details
10256 Golf Course Rd
Taft, CA 93268

Phone: 661 398 9720
Fax: 661 763 1191


PGA Professional
Chad Sorensen
PGA Class A Professional

Buena Vista Golf Course is an 18-hole public golf course in Kern County, California. It is located near Dustin Acres, approximately 20 miles west of Bakersfield. It is one of three courses owned and managed by the County of Kern Parks & Recreation Division. The course is 6,710 yards on hilly terrain, designed by George Mifflin. It opened in 1951. The course has views of the Buena Vista Aquatic Recreation Area (which consist of two artificial lakes), farmland, and mountains.

Course Details
Type of Course:        Public
Guest Policy:            Open
Year Built:            1951
Architect(s):            George Mifflin
Season:             Year round

Weekday Price:        $25.00 + cart
Weekend Price:        $30.00 + cart
Cart Price:            $14.00
Reserved Tee Time        Phone

Number of Holes:        18
Par:                72
Length:            6710
Rating:                71.3
Slope:                 119

Tee Breakdown
Tee        Mens                Womens
Blue        71.3    119    6710
White        70    115    6338        76.1        128        
Gold        67.5    110    5858        73.1        124        
Red        66.2    108    5566        71.8        120        

Additional Details
Walking Allowed:         Yes
Metal Spikes Allowed:        No
Dress Code:            Relaxed Golf Attire
Water Hazards:        None
Sand Bunkers:        Scarce 

Rentals / Services
Golf Carts:            Yes
Pull Carts:            Yes
Golf Clubs:            Yes
Pro Shop:            Yes
PGA Pro:            Yes

Food / Beverage
Cold Food:            Yes
Hot Food:            Yes
Soda Fountain:        Yes
Bottled Drinks:            Yes
Alcoholic Drinks:        Yes

Practice Facilities
Turf Driving Range:        Yes
Grass Driving Range:        Yes
Practice Putting Green:    Yes
Practice Short Game:        Yes
Practice Sand Area:        Yes