Miami Whitewater Forest Golf Course

Nestled adjacent to peaceful Miami Whitewater Forest Lake, “Your Links by the Lake” provides a challenging round for golfers of all abilities.

Miami Whitewater Forest Golf Course has been a favorite of golfers for more than 50 years. Located in western Hamilton County, golfers will experience championship course conditions while maintaining the personal feel they have come to expect. Surrounded by natural beauty and native wildlife, every round of golf will be a unique experience leaving golfers looking forward to their next round. After the round, golfers can enjoy a drink or sandwich thanks to our full-service snack bar and spacious outdoor patio. From leagues to outings to junior and adult instruction programs, Miami Whitewater Forest Golf Course can accommodate all your golfing needs.


8801 Mt. Hope Road
Harrison, OH 45030

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Phone: 513-367-4627

Golf Course Guidelines for play

Tee times can be made up to 10 days in advance either online at greatparks.org or by calling the golf course. Groups of less than four may be paired together.

Players must check in within 10-15 minutes prior to their starting time or risk forfeiting that time. 

Play is for 9 or 18 holes, riding or walking. Two riders per cart; single rider requests may incur an additional charge during select times. Push carts are available.

Alcohol must be purchased from the facility. Carry-on alcoholic beverages are not permitted. Coolers are permitted for non-alcoholic beverages.

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  • About the Course

    Miami Whitewater Forest Golf Course is a Par 71 layout with four sets of tees ranging from 4,936–6,818 yards, thereby allowing golfers of all ages and abilities to enjoy their round. Two holes stand out to each golfer: the par 5, 600 yard #5 and the par 3, 240 yard #15. Playing these two in even par is quite an accomplishment. We offer full instruction and club fitting services utilizing the practice range and putting green, both of which are open seven days a week.

  • Hours

    January*10 a.m.-dark10 a.m.-dark
    February*9:30 a.m.-dark9:30 a.m.-dark
    March8:30 a.m.-dark8 a.m.-dark
    April7:30 a.m.-dark7 a.m.-dark
    May7 a.m.-dark6:45 a.m.-dark
    June7 a.m.-dark6:45 a.m.-dark
    July7 a.m.-dark6:45 a.m.-dark
    August7 a.m.-dark6:45 a.m.-dark
    September7:30 a.m.-dark7:30 a.m.-dark
    October8 a.m.-dark8 a.m.-dark
    November8:30 a.m.-dark8:30 a.m.-dark
    9 a.m.-dark9 a.m.-dark

    *Weather permitting

    The driving range is open from the first scheduled tee time until 7 p.m. The range opens at 11 a.m. on Thursdays.

    Closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Golf shops only are open until noon on Christmas Eve.

    Golf Course Snack Bar Hours

    April 1–30
    10 a.m.–7 p.m.
    10 a.m.–6 p.m.
    May 1–August 31
    9 a.m.–9 p.m.
    9 a.m.–7 p.m.
    September 1–30
    10 a.m.–6 p.m.
    9 a.m.–5 p.m.
    October 1-31
    10 a.m.–4 p.m.
    10 a.m.–4 p.m.
  • Rates

    In-Season Rates

    18-hole Greens Fees:
    Fri-Sun, Holidays/$29
    Riding Cart Rate/$15.77 (plus tax)
    Pull Cart/$5

    9-hole Greens Fees:
    Fri-Sun, Holidays/$18.50
    Riding Cart Rate/$7.89 (plus tax)
    Pull Cart/$5

    Driving Range:

    Note: All course fees are per person. Senior rates apply to those 60 and older and are available Monday-Thursday (excluding holidays, league play, outings and tournaments.) Junior rates (17 and younger) are available Monday-Thursday and during select times on weekends.

  • Leagues

    The goal of the Golf for Women League is to give new golfers a successful start in the game. Click below for more information.


  • Lessons

    All six Great Parks courses offer lessons given by PGA Professionals - a must for anyone desiring to learn the game of golf! Students will learn the fundamentals of golf, including swing techniques for a variety of shots, course management, rules and etiquette.

    Adult Lessons

    Golf I: Get Golf Ready focuses on golf swing fundamentals to quickly improve your game. The Golf for Women program is designed for the beginning golfer and covers the basic skills needed to play the game.

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    Junior Lessons

    The PGA Professionals at Miami Whitewater Forest Golf Course strive to ensure golf is a game for all ages and becomes a game for a lifetime. We offer a comprehensive junior golf program that is designed to do just that, with programs for youth from ages 5 - 17. Whether it is beginner lessons, multi-day classes, or our parent-child golf league, our professional staff will provide unique and fun ways to learn and love the game of golf.

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    Private Lessons

    Private lessons for the beginner offer a personalized way of learning the proper fundamentals of the swing, techniques for various shot and information on how to play the game. For the more experienced player, our PGA professionals will analyze your swing, focusing on problem areas and demonstrating techniques to improve all aspects of your game. Playing lessons are conducted on the golf course, focusing on course management, rules etiquette, care of the course, club selection and shot selection. To schedule an appointment, please call the pro shop at 513-367-4627.

    Individual one hour lesson/$75
    Junior one hour lesson/$60
    Semi-private rates are available for groups of two or more.

  • Outings

    Each Great Parks golf course may be reserved for group golf outings, complete with catered meals. 

    The Mill Course, Sharon Woods Golf Course and The Vineyard feature banquet and meeting facilities that offer additional alternatives for any group. 

    For more information about catering options, visit our Great Parks Catering page. 

    We have great tournaments going on throughout the season at different courses. See our tournaments page and get signed up! 

    If you are interested in hosting a family or corporate outing, please contact the golf course for availability, pricing and details at 513-367-4627.

    Miami Whitewater Forest Outing Guide

  • Specials

    Kids Play Free
    During select times Saturdays and Sundays kids under the age of 18 play for free when accompanied by a paying parent, grandparent or legal guardian. Limit one child per paying parent.
    April–September after 4 p.m.
    October–March after 1 p.m.

  • Tournaments

    Miami Whitewater Forest golf course hosts a variety of tournaments, including their annual Club Championship and the ever-popular Thanksgiving Scramble.

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