Winter Park Golf Courses
With so many golf choices in Winter Park, Colorado, you will have a hard time deciding which course to play! So why not play one golf course each day, improve your golf game, enjoy a variety of gorgeous Colorado mountain settings and soak in the scenic beauty of your surroundings. We once heard a golfer say, the ball flies higher at altitude when they play in Winter Park’s many golf courses! We invite you to come and visit us and see if this statement is really true.
More on our golf courses in the Winter Park area, all located in a variety of mountain golf resort communities:
Pole Creek Golf Course
Rated one of Colorado’s Top Golf Course by Readers Digest, Pole Creek Golf Course will blow you away! Enjoy scenic mountain views of the Continental Divide, lush green lawns, colorful wildflowers and deep blue skies. This Colorado Golf course has a total of 27 holes spread out over three distinct courses: the Ranch, The Meadow and the Ridge. Your friends and family will be sure to enjoy the choice of nine, eighteen or twenty-seven holes. Golf tee times are available morning, afternoon or evening and generally from June through September.
Pole Creek Golf Special: Ask about our golf special that 2 rounds of 18 holes at Pole Creek Golf Course including cart and practice balls. Some restrictions may apply. Call us at 800-545-9378 to confirm your tee times! We are now working on our Golf Specials for 2012. Ask how we can get this special vacation package for you in our homes (some are on the Pole Creek Golf Course), townhomes and cabins through our Destinations West Properties! You may also send us an email to request more information on our golf and lodging package, be sure to put on the subject line that you are interested in the Winter Park Golf and Lodging Package. We also offer this golf special at our sister property Beaver Village Condominiums, for more information on this golf package please call us.
Grand Lake Golf Course
Playing golf at the Grand Lake Golf Course will give you the feeling of what it might like to be a local resident of Grand County, Colorado. Voted Best of Grand County in 2010 by Sky-Hi Daily news readers, the Grand Lake Golf Course offers you many family friendly events from their Junior Golf Instruction, which provides free lessons on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. for children ages 5 - 17. Some of the other family friendly events include Family Golf Night each night for a family of four (two adults and two kids) after 6 p.m. This package even includes box dinners! So make a night of it with your family. The last golf special is known as the Couples Date Night, special is valid beginning at 6 p.m. and includes dinner as well. This golf package is a great value and a fun idea for a date night!
The scenery at the Grand Lake Golf Course is not bad either! With elevation at 8,420 feet and just bordering the Rocky Mountain National Park, you are sure to enjoy the scenery of the narrowly rolling fairways surrounded by well-tended greens. Panoramic views will embrace you as you enjoy 360 degree splendor of the Rocky Mountains, some of the peaks may also have white patches of snow left over from the winter season! Wildlife is a common visitor to the golf course, so keep your eye out, a deer may try and take your golf ball for lunch.
The Grand Lake Golf Course is about 30 minutes from Winter Park, making the Winter Park Area the perfect lodging choice for your golf trip. So why not make one of our homes your home base? Our lodging is centrally located to all of the golf courses in the Winter Park area, so that you could have easy access to these other courses and then set aside the Grand Lake Golf Course as your third day option on your golf itinerary. For more information on our lodging please send us an email or give us a call at 800-545-9378. You may also check out our homes here now.
Headwaters at Granby Ranch
Imagine playing golf in a secluded mountain valley amidst native grasses and wetlands with the Fraser River nearby and you will find that this golfing experience will be like no other in the Winter Park Area. Be sure to add the Headwaters at Granby Ranch to your second day (maybe your first!) on your golf itinerary. You will not be disappointed by the spectacular surroundings of this course. In fact, one of the golf designers described this golf site as "awesome" and "gorgeous" when he first set eyes on the area. Colorado Avid Golfer has ranked Headwaters Golf Course at Granby Ranch in the top ten best Colorado public mountain courses. How can you go wrong? Your choice for rounds of golf are either nine or eighteen holes. If you are a Grand County resident, be sure to ask about the local special which includes an 18 hole round of golf, golf cart and range balls. Special is valid Monday through Thursday after 11 am.
Grand Elk Golf Course
Grand Elk Golf Course is located in Granby close to Headwaters at Granby Ranch Golf Course. Although the two golf courses are near each other, the layout of the course and the scenery is definitely different. The rolling terrain will remind you of a Scottish Style Heathland golf course. The Scottish inspired layout was designed by Craig Stadler and Trip Davis. You are sure to find this course inviting with the surrounding wetlands, willows and sage prairie land weaved throughout this 18 hole course golf course. This course is specifically designed to accommodate high handicappers and yet can stump the most astute golfer. All levels of players are sure to enjoy Grand Elk Golf Club. Of note, this course opened in 2002 and won high praises from Golf Digest and Colorado Golf Magazine.
Destinations West offers many lodging options that are close to the golf course in the Winter Park area. For more information on our lodging, please be sure to give us a call at 800-545-9375 or send us an email and one of our reservations team will contact you.