Guest Info

Welcome to River Forest Country Club.  We look forward to your visit and want to make your experience the best it can possibly be!


Contacts:        Main Clubhouse:  630-279-5444
                        Pro Shop: 630-279-5855

Address:        15w 468 Grand Ave.
                        Elmhurst, IL 60126

Guest Arrival:    Upon your arrival, please proceed to the bag drop area where you will be greeted by our Caddie Manager and our outside service staff.  Once your bag has been removed, proceed to any open parking space and self-park. Entry into the Men’s locker room is direct from the north end of the parking lot.  Entry into the Ladies locker room is through the main entrance of the club on the west side. Once inside, a locker room attendant will greet you and escort you to your locker for the day.          

Dress Code:
Men:
Proper Attire: Golf shirts with collars, golf slacks, appropriate length shorts, headwear should be worn bill forward, shirts should be tucked in.
Improper attire: T-shirts, tank tops, or sleeveless shirts, blue jeans on the golf course or driving ranges, jogging shorts, tennis shorts, or cut-offs.

Women:
Proper attire: Golf shirts (need not have collars), golf slacks, appropriate length shorts or skirts
Improper attire: Tank tops, strapless tops, or halter tops, bare midriffs, blue jeans, jogging shorts, tennis shorts, or cut-offs.

Cell Phone Policy:

  • Cell phones must be set on silent or vibrate at all times on the golf course.
  • An incoming call may be answered and the calling party should be informed that you will return the call at the appropriate time.
  • The appropriate time to return or make a call will be either at the half way house or between the 9th green and the 10th tee only.
  • Non audible functions such as texting and checking emails is permitted at all times.


Pace of Play:   River Forest has established the pace of play to be a maximum of 4:12 minutes for eighteen holes. Members & guests are expected to adhere to the pace of play policy.

Weather Policy:   If at any time during your round of golf, the automated lighting detection system (Thor-Guard) is set off; all players must stop play and exit the golf course immediately.  The siren will sound with one long solid tone that indicates dangerous weather is in the area.  When the dangerous weather has passed, the system will indicate an “all clear” signal, with three short siren blasts.