Buffalo Ridge Golf Course

A Golf Experience Unlike Any Other

The Legends return to Buffalo Ridge April 19-23

Located a few miles from Top of the Rock, Buffalo Ridge Springs Golf Course is an 18-hole championship course designed by renowned architect Tom Fazio.  

Named the #1 Public Course in Missouri by Golf Magazine and one of the Top 10 Missouri Courses by Golf Digest since 2001. Buffalo Ridge includes challenging approaches, water features and bunkers while incorporating indigenous natural-like native grasses and free-ranging buffalo from nearby Dogwood Canyon Nature Park.

Buffalo Ridge Address:
1001 Branson Creek Blvd.
Hollister, Mo 65672

Coming in Spring 2017- Gary Player World-Class Short Course

Gary Player and Johnny Morris are pleased to announce a partnership to create a world-class short course at Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Missouri.

Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops founder and noted conservationist, and golf icon Gary Player share a similar passion for nature and golf. Through a joined pioneering spirit to create a renowned golf experience, Morris and Player seek to deliver a special offering for the guests of Big Cedar Lodge, which is ranked as one of the top resorts for families in America.


Buffalo Ridge Springs Golf Course will be closed April 11 - 22 for the Legends of Golf 2017. The course will re-open Sunday, April 23rd. 


Tee Times

4/23 - 4/30 | 7:30AM - 4:00PM
5/1 - 5/31 | 7:00AM - 5:00PM


Pro Shop

4/23 - 4/30 | 6:30AM - 7:00PM
5/1 - 5/31 | 6:00AM - 7:00PM


Explore all of the Stay and Play Packages Available at Big Cedar Lodge!


Call the golf shop at 417-339-5430 to schedule a lesson with one of our PGA professionals today.

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Call Big Cedar Lodge at 1-800-225-6343 or the Buffalo Ridge Clubhouse at 417-339-5430 to reserve tee times.

Watch Buffalo Ridge and Top of the Rock on Michigan Golf Live


Buffalo Ridge Springs Golf Course Facts

  • Buffalo Ridge Springs Course is an 18-Hole, Par 71 public golf course situated in the heart of the Ozarks.

  • The golf course measures 7,036 yards from the back tees to 5,032 yards from the forward tees.

  • Fairways are a rich Zoysia grass while greens consist of lush Bentgrass. First cut rough is Bermuda while second cut is made up of Fescue.

  • Branson Creek Golf Club was originally designed by Tom Fazio in 1999 and has undergone a major renovation by Tom Fazio, along with new owner, Johnny Morris, to revitalize the course with new water features, bunkers and other enhancements, which include free ranging bison from nearby Dogwood Canyon Nature Park.

  • In June 2014, Buffalo Ridge Springs and Top of the Rock hosted the first annual PGA TOUR's newly renamed Bass Pro Shops  Legends presented by Bass Pro Shops.

Public Rates: April 1 - October 31

Friday – Sunday | (7:00am-11:00am) $125 | (11:00am - 3:00pm) $110
Monday – Thursday | (7:00am-11:00am) $110 | (11:00am - 3:00pm) $95
Daily |(Twilight, After 3:00PM) $80

Public Rates: November 1 - March 31
7 Days a week | $70

Golf Fees Include:

  • Cart 

  • Range balls

Dress Policy: Collared shirts are required and soft spikes only.
Rental Clubs are available through the pro shop.

Call Big Cedar Lodge at 1-800-225-6343 to reserve your tee time.
Buffalo Ridge Clubhouse: 417-339-5430


Play both courses on the same day!

9-Holes at Top of the Rock & 18-Holes at Buffalo Ridge

April - October

Combo Rate
Monday – Thursday | $195
Friday - Sunday | $210