Golf Course

Welcome to Emerald Hill Golf Course

Emerald Hill Golf Course opened in 1923. The course was purchased and renovated by the Sterling Park District in 1994. Emerald Hill Golf Course features 18 holes, a driving range, three practice greens, and a practice chipping area.  The course is primarily bentgrass greens with Kentucky bluegrass tees, fairways and rough. 

Course Details

Emerald Hill Golf Course is a pleasure for golfers of any skill level.  The course will challenge you while providing a relaxing, picturesque backdrop. Test your accuracy with our fairways, water hazards, and sand traps; we have everything you need to challenge you and improve your game. Our goal is to provide you with a quality experience that includes exceptional service and a comfortable atmosphere.



Pro Shop

Stop by our pro shop before and after your round.  Our friendly staff will help you make tee times, rent a golf cart and register you and your guests before each round of golf. An excellent selection of golf balls, hats and accessories are sold in the pro shop. 

Practice Facilities

Emerald Hill Golf Course offers chipping and putting areas and is the perfect place to improve your short game. The course is also equipped with a driving range. What better way to take your game to the next level this year?  Make time to perfect you swing and improve your golf game today.

Mulligan’s Grill

Stop by Mulligan’s Grill for a cold beverage, snack or a full meal.  Mulligan’s is generally open from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm daily. When Mulligan’s is closed, the pro shop is open and has drinks and snacks available.

Course Flyover

Course Rules

Rain Check Policy


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(815) 622-6204


Emerald Hill Golf Course
16802 Prairieville Road
Sterling, IL 61081