Makefield Highlands Golf Club

2014 GRAA Top 50 Golf Range / Public Facilities

Makefield Highlands Golf Club

Bob Doria, PGA General Manager/Head Golf Professional

1418 Woodside Road

Yardley, Pennsylvania 19067

Facility Amenities:

  • Grass Tees (28)
  • Bays with Mats (22)
  • Accurate Yardage Measurements on Tees to Targets
  • Short Game Practice Area
  • Grass Putting Green
  • Covered Areas
  • Golf Shop (900)
  • Food & Beverage
  • Ball Flight Monitor

Type of Range Targets:

  • Flags
  • Bunkers
  • Built-up Greens

Instruction provided.

Number of PGA Professionals: 3 PGA Professionals, 1 PGA Apprentice

Clubfitting services provided.

Number of range balls dispensed on range per year: 906,666

Number of range balls in inventory: 120,000

New balls are acquired: Annually, 60k

Best range promotion: At the end of the 2013 season the price of a basket of range balls increased from $5 Medium/$9 Large to $6 Medium/$10 Large for 2014. Then offered those recharging or obtaining a 2014 range card the opportunity to get an additional 10% of value if they purchased the card or added to an existing card by December 31st. Over 200 card holders took advantage of the promo as well as 48 new cards were sold during this period.

Special programs:

  • Family Golf Nights for Lower Makefield Township, 10th Anniversary Golf Event, Family 6″ cup event (6 hole scramble)
  • Free lesson day (Play Golf America)