The Best Edmonton Country Clubs for Golf
Posted by Terry Paranych on Friday, December 14th, 2018 at 2:23pm.
If you are looking for a place to golf in Edmonton, you certainly have plenty of choices. These are just a few of the great country clubs that Edmonton has to offer. So put on your golfing shoes and gather your gear for a fun, relaxing day of golf.
Edmonton Petroleum Golf & Country Club
Designed by Mark McCumber, a PGA Tour Pro, this course was finished in 1993 and is designed for golfers of all skill levels. It has a Par 72 layout that balances the beauty of the golf course with the surrounding wooded areas. Golfers can enjoy the clubhouse that features a patio, bar, and dining room. You will find showers, lockers, a changing area, and a Pro Shop as well. In addition to superb practice areas, a teaching academy can help the beginner and skilled golfer alike hone their skills.
Ranch Golf & Country Club
The Ranch Golf and Country Club, host a number of Canadian Golf Tour events. However, they are aware that not everyone is a professional, that is why they provide a golf course that can accommodate all levels of golfers. All golfers will receive the type of golf experience they are seeking, even if you are in the learning phase. This club has a laid back atmosphere that is inviting. Golfing prices are ranged accordingly to fit into a budget golfers price frame.
Sandpiper Golf Golf & Country Club
Right along the Sturgeon River you will find the Sandpiper Golf and Country Club. This is a terrific course for those who enjoy a challenge. The back tees reach 6700 yards, and front tees reach 5600 yards. On the seventeenth hole you will encounter water, and bunkers are strategically placed throughout the 18 hole course. You will get a more relaxed style on the front 9 holes, while the back 9 holes are cut out with trees. Sandpiper has a practice area that includes a green, matt range, bunker and chipping green. They also offer lessons lead by Robert Tourond.
Edmonton Country Club
The original club was founded in 1896 and only featured five holes. The Edmonton Country Club that you will enjoy today has been around since 1913, at least parts of it has. The Club House that is on site today was built in 1989. Since its start at this site in 1913, many changes have occurred to create the best possible experience for golfers. The Club will continue to grow and develop over the years and you will surely enjoy its rich history and entertaining stories.
Sherwood Golf & Country Club
Sherwood Golf and Country Club has silica sand, hidden water, stone retaining walls, creel, and a waterfall. You will also receive a stunning view of Edmonton from this course.
Glendale Golf & Country Club
The Glendale Club was founded in 1961 and is considered one of the premier golfing destinations in Canada. The facilities are improved and expanded continuously in order to boost member's enjoyment at every round of golf they participate in. The course is host to many international and national events each year, as well.
Sturgeon Valley Golf & Country Club
Sturgeon Valley Golf and Country Club is an 18 hole course that is north of Edmonton. This course is offered to the public and members. The course boarders Sturgeon River. They are a well rounded course that is inviting for all types of players.
These golf courses offer a little something for every golfer. Whether its modern facilities, training, scenery, or history you are looking for, one of these courses will certainly deliver.