This 18-hole championship course was rated 3-1/2 stars by Golf Digest. It has 6,433 yards of rolling terrain, large trees and spacious greens. It is a Par 72 course. A special feature is the lighted driving range which is open evenings. It is named for Earl F. Elliot, a long-time director of the Rockford Park District. Opened in 1968, Elliot Golf Course is conveniently located off Interstate 90, near the hotel/motel district on the city's far east side.