Ol' Colony Golf Course

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  • Monday 7am-dusk
  • Tuesday 7am-dusk
  • Wednesday 7am-dusk
  • Thursday 7am-dusk
  • Friday 7am-dusk
  • Saturday 7am-dusk
  • Sunday 7am-dusk


Single Rider Carts Only.


COVID-19 Golf Protocols

Pursuant recent orders from the State of Alabama and the City of Tuscaloosa due to risk of infection of the Coronavirus, golf at Ol’ Colony may continue. Understanding the benefits of exercise and activity for both physical and mental health, in addition to the natural social distancing that comes with playing golf, PARA will allow the enjoyment of Golf at Ol’ Colony to continue so long as the following protocols are adhered to:

  • Facilities 
    • All facilities are closed including the golf shop, with limited access to the restroom, and food service is take-out only with limited menu options.
    • Single rider carts only, no exceptions, including family members.
    • No club towels will be provided for use by patrons.
    • Practice range will be open but stations are set at 12’ intervals
    • No scorecards, pencils, markers etc. will be available for use.
  • Course Modifications
    • There will be no rakes, water coolers, or ball washers available for use.
    • Flagsticks are to be left in place, no touching in any way and swim noodles will be attached to keep players from having to reach into the hole to retrieve the ball. Modification is following Alabama Golf Association guidelines.
    • No personal carts are allowed to be brought in.
  • Before Using Grounds and Facilities
    • Patrons should arrive a few minutes early and register at the back porch area, once registered patrons may either go to the range or putting green until their tee time is called. Once the group is called to the first tee they may play away and no congregating at the tee will be allowed i.e. one group on the first tee at a time and social distancing will be enforced at all times.
    • All range activity will be done practicing social distancing also as mentioned above.
  • After Round
    • Immediately following completion of play, each guest is to return to their vehicle and leave the premises.
    • Under no circumstances will any congregating of patrons be allowed on the premises other than during play.
  • Staff
    • Each staff member will wear gloves while on their shift and change them regularly.
    • Hand washing is required for at least 20 seconds and the use of hand sanitizer regularly throughout the shift and between glove changes.
    • Staff will allow no one in the building except the limited access from the staging area for restrooms.
    • All areas where touching occurs i.e. counters, bathrooms will be wiped down and sanitized on regular intervals.
    • Staff will also practice social distancing during the shifts between themselves and patrons.
    • All transactions will occur via the phone or through the back door that is modified with a plexiglass shield in between the door and the patron to ensure safety.

 Ranked "BEST PUBLIC COURSE IN ALABAMA" by Golf Digest and "TOP 50 IN THE USA" by Golf Week


Ol’ Colony is a Jerry Pate designed 18-hole championship golf course with 25 acres of lakes that come into play on several holes. The Bermuda grass fairways and greens are very well maintained.

The Brion Hardin First Tee Teaching Facility is equipped with Trackman Launch Moniter, V1 Pro Software and Explaner Plane System and more. Individual and corporate rates/packages are available.

John Gray, head professional invites you to get your foursome together for a great day of award-winning golf at Ol’ Colony.

We are a First Tee facility. See our First Tee of Tuscaloosa page for more information.

Open 7 days a week with seasonal hours. Call (205) 562-3201 for a tee time.

Pro Shop

The Pro Shop offers everything a golfer needs. We sell a variety of golf balls, gloves, shoes, clubs, Ol'Colony and Collegiate apparel, and much more.

We also offer gift cards.

Gift cards can be used for merchandise, golf rounds, driving range baskets and the Bounce Back Grille.
If we don't have what you're looking for we can order it. We offer club fittings and clinics. 

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