Golden Golf Club

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4.8
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4.9
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4.9
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4.9
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4.9
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4.8
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5.0
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About

Holes 18
Par 72
Length 6825
Slope 134
Rating 72.2
Type Semi-Private
Nestled in the Columbia Valley, Golden Golf Club is bordered on both sides by the Canadian Rockies and Purcell Mountains. The area is brimming with wildlife, which means players often share the course with eagles, osprey, coyotes, deer, and even the occasional black bear. The golf course was originally opened as a nine-hole layout in 1986 before the second nine was added. Despite being built ten years apart, the two nines blend seamlessly to create a challenging 18-hole course. Creeks meander through the golf course, coming into play on a few holes, and several holes are routed along the shore of the Columbia River. Golden Golf Club's signature hole is the par-4 11th. The tee from this hole overlooks Holt Creek, which you will have to clear in order to reach the tree-lined fairway.
Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Gold 72 6825 yards 72.2 134
White 72 6326 yards 70.0 125
White (W) 73 6326 yards 75.4 138
Red 72 5472 yards 70.6 122
Scorecard for BC
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Gold M: 72.2/134 360 480 405 213 382 540 165 570 407 3522 398 378 501 154 403 395 194 372 508 3303 6825
White M: 70.0/125 W: 75.4/138 340 446 361 188 362 518 143 530 381 3269 370 356 465 125 377 368 160 359 477 3057 6326
Red M: 70.6/122 W: 70.6/122 290 385 285 154 327 454 96 483 336 2810 318 307 424 90 333 316 139 301 434 2662 5472
Handicap 17 1 11 7 13 3 15 5 9 2 14 10 12 6 4 8 16 18
Par 4 4 4 3 4 5 3 5 4 36 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 4 5 36 72
Handicap (W) 17 1 11 9 7 5 15 3 13 2 6 12 14 8 4 10 16 18

Course Details

Year Built 1986
Architect Bill Newis (1986) Les Furber Design (1996)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies No
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Single Allowed Yes
Walking Allowed Yes

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Reviews

4.9
23

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Amazing Food 2
Dinner 2
Drinks 2
Course Challenges Include:
Undulating Greens 5
Water Hazards 5
Elevation Changes 4
This course/club is great for:
Wildlife/ Scenic Views 5
A Bucket list/Top 100 Pick 4
Advanced Golfers 4
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 3
Worth the Drive 3
Near Local Attractions 1
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I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played

Our foursome really enjoyed the afternoon. The course was in excellent shape and the scenery fantastic. We felt like we were the only people on the course because of the layout . Whenever we come to this area we always make sure to include a game at your course .

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Try it, you'll love it

Played this course multiple times, however every time I play here, it is always a treat. For those golfers who love scenery and the challenge of a great layout, give it a try. This is by far the best dollar value in the Columbia Valley.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather

Truly Golden

Course was in excellent shape, walked two rounds both were under 4 hours, staff were very pleasant.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Wonderful

Enjoyed the course challenges; especially the black bear on the 15th tee box.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Club Pro

I had brought my 7 yr old son with me and I was normally not charged for him but this time the club pro told me he pays full junior price before 4pm. I had said this is his 1st year golfing and he only shoots a few times and never when the pace is hurried and he said that the other staff should have charged him on the previous occasions I played before. I was just a little take back by this bc I play golf all over Canada and the U.S. and would never cheat the system, and when my some is ready in 2 years or so , to play full rounds I will pay full price for him. Golden club pro needs to work a little with people bc, also on this day it was light rain and there were barely any people out there. Oh well, best I can hope is he reads this and is a little more lenient next time with kids that are just learning the sport. Thanks

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Beautiful, well conditioned course

Played Golden while driving through the Rockies. Very friendly staff, incredible views, perfect greens. Will definitely return again.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
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Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Classic Mountain Gem

Beautiful example of Les Furber's mountain architecture. Thoughtful, gimmick-free layout with just the right mix of challenge and playability. I love playing this course and look forward to coming back again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Great course

This is one of the most beautiful courses I have played and it is in outstanding condition - especially for early season. Every hole is interesting and secluded.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Dry nice course

I have always enjoyed golfing Golden golf course. It's always been one of my favourite courses to play and golf it every time we vacation in Radium Hot Springs! It's only an hour drive away.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent

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