Pittsburgh's first permanent disc golf course is located in historic Schenley Park with views of downtown. It was originally constructed in 1988 and improved with concrete tees a decade later, A 2008 renovation brought in new tee signs and baskets as well as a 3rd set of pin positions. One third of the holes are on an open grassy hillside. The bulk of the course, however, is tightly packed into heavy woods.
Tees: Red (concrete), White (concrete), Blue (natural)
Par: 54 (red), 54 (white), 56 (blue)
From the East: Bates St. exit 3 off I-376, right on Blvd. of the Allies (traffic light) east towards Squirrel Hill (through three traffic lights), then Right on Overlook Dr. after Anderson Bridge. 1st tee at top of hill near skating rink.
From the West: I-376 Exit 2B Forbes Ave. First Right (traffic light) onto Craft Ave. Then Left at traffic light onto Boulevard of Allies east towards Squirrel Hill (through 5 traffic lights), then Right on Overlook Dr. after Anderson Bridge. 1st tee at top of hill near skating rink.
From the North: I-79S Veterans Bridge and Crosstown Expressway. Right lane exit to Oakland, Follow Boulevard of Allies through six traffic lights then Right on Overlook Dr. after Anderson Bridge. 1st tee at top of hill near skating rink.
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Tournament Course Records
Men White Tees (A pins) -- Steve Kohman, Red Whittington: 39, 1990?
Men White Tees (mixed pins) - J Gary Dropcho 42 (8/15/2012)
Men Blue Tees -- J. Gary Dropcho; 46, Schenley League Final, October 2011
Women White Tees - Alanna Poole 51 (8/22/2012)
Women Blue Tees -- Lori Merriman, 54, Schenley League, May 2011