Schifferdecker Golf Course

Welcome to the Schifferdecker Golf Course

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Schifferdecker Golf Course is Joplin’s only public 18-hole course and offers an enjoyable experience for all golf skill levels.

Well-groomed greens, Bermuda fairways, and reasonable fees make Schifferdecker the most popular golf course in the area. Located on historic Route 66 at 7th Street and Schifferdecker Road, the par 71 course is open year-round and hosts many golf tournaments throughout the year.

A state-of-the-art golf simulator added in 2017, gives players a chance to play world renowned courses with the comfort and convenience of being indoors. The stocked pro shop has all your golfing necessities. You can also enjoy a drink and snack in our Clubhouse.

Course Rules

  • Standard USGA and etiquette rules apply.
  • Sleeved shirts are required.
  • No private coolers.
  • Shoes are required. Soft spikes only.
  • Each player must have their own set of clubs.
  • Only those 16 years of age and older with a valid driver’s license can operate a golf cart.

Tee Times

  • Tee times taken up to 7 days in advance
  • Book your tee time online or by calling the Clubhouse at 417-624-3533
  • Golf simulator is reserved by the hour

Golf Instruction

  • Individual Private Lessons
  • Group Lessons
  • Junior Golf Instruction
  • Ladies Group Lessons
  • S.N.A.G. Junior Golf


  • Joplin Golf Club
  • Schifferdecker Ladies Golf Association
  • PGA Junior League

Speed of Play

  • Please keep pace with the group in front of you at all times.
  • Play ready golf for everyone’s enjoyment.
  • Our recommended pace of play is 3 hrs. 45 min.

For more information contact the the Pro Shop at (417) 624-3533.