Park Reservations 800-864-7275
Clubhouse open 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Gates lock at 5:45 p.m..
Park 7 a.m.–6 p.m.
Royston, GA 30662
Located just minutes north of Athens and Commerce off I-85, Highland Walk offers 18 holes of great value golf. The course is built on steep rolling hills with broad, crowned Bermuda fairways leading to generous, sloping Bermuda greens. But don’t let the courses beauty fool you, Highland Walk is a challenging course that requires accurate shot making to score well.
Golfers' Choice 2021: Best golf courses in Georgia
25th of 207: Highland Walk
The GOLFPASS annual Golfers' Choice lists compiled by the Golf Advisor community are created by analyzing ratings and reviews from members of the review community throughout the year. Highland Walk scored 25th out of 207 golf courses reviewed in Georgia.
- Holes: 18
- Yards: 6,421
- Rating: 71.1
- Slope: 132
- Par: 72
- Driving Range is closed every Monday until 1 p.m. for maintenance.
- Singles and twosomes will be paired up during peak play periods.
- A $10 rider fee is charged for any non-playing spectator.
- Rates cannot be combined with other specials, coupons or discounts and are subject to change with prior notice.
- Group play of six-somes or more is NOT permitted.
- Five-somes are authorized only by the Manager on a case by case basis prior to start.
- Loud music from portable speakers is prohibited.
- Rain checks are only issued when play must be suspended.
- 18 hole rounds are currently not sold after 1:30 PM.
- Carts are not always available to go to the practice areas.
- Walking is permitted anytime on weekdays and weekends after 2 p.m.
- Course Rates
IN SEASON GOLF COURSE RATES (MARCH–NOVEMBER)
Rates shown do not include tax, are per person and are subject to change.
Weekday Weekend 18 hole Green Fee with cart
Before 2 p.m.
$34 $42 Twilight
After 2 p.m.
$28 $30 Senior
62 & older
$31 $35 Junior 18-Hole
17 & under
$20 $20 Junior 9-Hole $12 $12
Ladies Day - every Wednesday - $18 with Cart any time
Golf Range - $5 per basket of 50 balls. Obtain token at Golf Shop.
Winter Rates - effective any day Dec 1 – Feb 28
18 holes with cart: $34
Seniors (age 62+) 18 holes: $27
Seniors (age 62+) 9 holes: $20
All rates will be plus tax. Tax is not absorbed within the published rates.
- All rates include an 18 Hole cart fee of $18 and 9 hole cart fee of $12.
- Junior rate is in effect Weekdays and Weekends.
- All Special Rates and Golf Access Cards include cart fee. No walking allowed.
- All rates include park pass.
- Membership Options
Five State Park Golf Courses are now included with your Highland Walk Membership. Play any of the other courses for a $20 reciprocal fee (18 holes with cart). Valid any day/any time. Walking is permitted at no charge at the visiting course, but only during non-peak times. Greens pass is valid for 12 consecutive months from the purchase date and is not transferable. Walking is permitted only after 2 PM on weekends at Highland Walk.
Below are our two membership offers. Please decide which type of player you are before purchasing. If you play once a month or less the Golf Pass will save you money. If you play on a weekly basis our Greens Pass will give you the most play for your money.
Passes can be purchased from any State Park Golf Course.
Family – $800
Individual – $500
Senior (62+) – $400
Senior Couples (62+) – $600
- Discounted cart rate: $14 + tax
- Discounted range balls: $2.50 + tax
- Discounted replay round: 50% cart fee
- One complimentary cart fee after 10 rounds
- Four complimentary guest passes per year
- Guest rates at twilight fee
- 10% off Golf Shop merchandise
- 30 day extension for sponsoring a new member
- Annual Member/Guest tournament
- Automatic 30 day free extension for on time renewals
- $20 statewide reciprocal fee with any plan
Every Wednesday - $18 plus tax
- Instruction - Learn To Play
Private Instruction available upon request. Please contact the Golf Shop for information and appointments.
- Covid-19 Information
We are experiencing a high volume of play. We suggest you make an advanced reservation 1-2 days ahead of your desired play date to guarantee course/cart availability. Walk-ins may have long delays during peak play periods and same day tee times may not always be available at the time requested.
Please be patient with the starters. Singles & twosomes are paired.
- Replay rounds cannot be guaranteed and are based on availability.
- All Restrooms are open.
- No food available for purchase, only pre-packaged snacks.
- All drinking water jugs have been removed from the course.
- Ice is not available for cart coolers.
- Bunker rakes have been removed.
- All social distancing requirements are in place and enforced.
- Maximum 6 guests may be in the Clubhouse at one time.