There are some great ways to enjoy Alberta golf courses. This is a perfect location to find some amazing terrain and well laid out courses. These professionally designed courses are often used by touring golf pros. The weather conditions are appealing for playing all year-long. Because of the sites of the courses and the natural resources, some of the most amazing views are available on the courses. There may be no better way to enjoy the outdoors than by playing a round of golf, and these views make it very satisfying.
There are many courses all over Aberta, especially near Calgary and Edmonton. A great way to experience these courses is by taking advantage of golf packages. Many hotels offer special vacation plans with discounts on local rounds of golf. This is an effective way to relax and enjoy time away from the office and experience a different culture. The accessibility to golf makes it that much better. These are courses designed by the biggest names in professional golf and course design.
The variety of designers includes Nicklaus, Palmer, Whitman, and Furber. Alberta is home to 275 courses and six of the top ten Canadian courses are located here. Edmonton golf courses will have something for everyone since 70 of them are nearby. One of the most notable is the Northern Bear Golf Club, one of three in Canada designed by Jack ‘The Golden Bear’ Nicklaus. Wolf Creek is a Rod Whitman designed course with 27 holes. It takes advantage of the natural lay of the land and has a links style that offers very challenging play.
Another chance for Links style golf is at the Les Furber designed The Links of Glen Eagles. One of many Calgary golf courses, it takes full advantage of the geography and includes ravines and outcroppings. Les Furber also was the architect at the popular Silver Tip Golf Course. The Whistler Golf Club is a product of Arnold Palmer and features nine lakes and breathtaking views of Whistler Mountain.
The combination of quality golf courses, amazing views, and gorgeous weather, makes Alberta the perfect location for a golf vacation. There are more than enough courses to try out several different ones. Saving money on a package just makes this a better value. This is an experience that will be remembered a long time and every golfer should plan on trying it at least once. There may be no better option for finding the right fairways and greens.