Walnut Ridge Recreation Area
Johnston, Iowa

    Walnut Ridge is the "Country Club" of Des Moines disc golf. This beautifully manicured course features both open and wooded fairways set along Saylorville Lake. This pristine course offers many blind pins, tunnel shots, wooded corridors, and wide-open fairways. Consistency and accuracy are highly rewarded at a course that will test you mentally as well as physically. The challenging fairways and many shot options will impress pros and ams alike.

Course Map


Course Tour

Course Info

- Public - 18 Hole Course
- Established: 1998
- Baskets: Mach 5
- Tee Surface: Concrete

Par: N/A
- Pro Par: N/A
- Length: Short to A  -
                  Long to A  -
                  Short to B  - 
                  Long to B  -

- Tee Signs: Yes
Bathrooms: Yes
Water: Yes

Note: Open May - Sept
            Sunrise to Sunset


- Exit I-80/35 at Merle Hey Rd
- North on Merle Hey Rd 3 miles
- Left on Beaver Dr 3 miles
- Right at Doppler Radar Ball into park
- Turn right at first Y in park
- Follow road to very large parking lot

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