Best Golf Courses Near Edmonton

Jul 20, 2020

Four! Whether you're a World Masters champion or new to the green, you can't help but have a ball golfing. Venture just outside city limits, discover some of the best courses near Alberta's capital and you've got yourself the perfect day trip. Looking to stay a little closer to home? Check out our guide to the Best Golf Courses in Edmonton.

As you perfect your swing, be sure to continue practicing safe spatial distancing, frequent hand washing and following the guidelines put in place to keep everyone safe. Additionally, some courses may be offering modified services during this time. Please check individual business websites for details!

Dust off those Clubs!

Redtail Landing

435 Airport Perimeter Rd #7, Edmonton International Airport

Spend time on this beautiful links-style course or in the clubhouse which overlooks 65,000 sq. ft. of grass teeing area, five practice bunkers, three putting and two chipping greens.

Edmonton Garrison Memorial Golf and Country Club

298 Falaise Avenue, Lancaster Park AB

Originally built in the 1950’s as a nine-hole course and then expanded to 18 holes in 1996, the Garrison offers two very distinct nines. The original nine lined with mature poplar trees and small greens makes for more challenging shot placement, while the newer nine offers a more open link style with large undulating greens. This historic club is an ideal course for novice and experienced golfers alike.

Cougar Creek Golf Resort

2519 AB-16, Carvel AB

Check out the Cougar Creek Golf Resort if you're an avid golfer! It is a championship length Par 72 course designed by architect Bill Robinson. Choose how much long game you want to play, with tees that allow the course to be played from 5,200 to 6,900 yards.

Country Side Golf Club

51466 Range Rd 232, Sherwood Park AB

Just a 20 minute drive from downtown Edmonton, this public course will test your abilities and clubs! If you're looking for a challenge and reasonable price, head over to the Country Side Golf Club.

Eagle Rock Golf Course

50549 Range Rd 234, Leduc County AB

Located just south of Edmonton, the Eagle Rock Golf Course is an 18 hole public facility that caters to all player levels. Newly renovated in 2011, the course has upgraded their golf carts, pro-shop and services.

Elk Island Golf Course

Range Road 202A, Elk Island AB

Add a round of golf to your itinerary at Elk Island National Park! When you're not admiring the bison and birds, play at one of the oldest courses in North Alberta (established in 1936, believe it or not).

Northern Bear Golf Club

51055 Range Rd 222, Sherwood Park AB

Designed and built by Jack Nicklaus, the golden bear, who has been regarded as the greatest professional golfer of all time. If you're an avid golfer, you may just have to try the course for that reason alone!

The Links

100 Links Rd, Spruce Grove, AB

Come out to the Links golf course for a casual game with a group of friends. This public course has large greens and rolling terrain, 70 sand traps and six holes with water hazards to keep you challenged!

The Ranch Golf and Country Club

574 Pinchback Rd, Acheson, AB

You simply must visit the Ranch Golf & Country Club! It's a championship course that has even hosted Canadian Tour events. Not a professional golfer? Not a problem, it's an environment that welcomes golfers of all levels.