Great Bear is the only Jack Nicklaus designed course in Northeast Pennsylvania. The course integrates three lakes, streams, wetlands, small bridges, and gently sloping hills.
18-hole, par 71, 7,025 yards. Fairways and greens are bent grass, no parallel fairways. Great Bear is a Golf Advisor Top Course in Pennsylvania and a Golf Digest Top 20 Course.
Interesting challenges and pro tees for the experienced golfer. The practice area includes a green, a chipping area, and a bunker.
Jack’s Pub is Great Bear’s restaurant, located in the clubhouse next to the pro shop. Very good sandwiches and salads. Nice dining room, small bar, pub menu and dinner menu.