Fairway at River Crossing golf with mountains in the background.

From beginner and family-friendly courses to those worthy of the most experienced golfer, these Kootenay fairways are worth a visit.

Nicole Lind, Eric Buckley and Will Buckley on the green next to a red flag at Cranbrook Golf Club watching Will putt his golf ball into the hole

Keep protected from the sun’s harmful UV rays and scorching heat while staying cool and dry outdoors with Under Armour’s HeatGear and CoolSwitch athletic clothing line.

Picture of Tiger Woods.

Nike is getting out of the golf club business, choosing instead to pursue sales of golf footwear and apparel.

Picture of golf course green and tee.

The sale is intended to allow the land development company to focus on its core operations — specifically, the build-out of Sun Rivers.

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Central Alberta Crystal Ridge Family Golf Centre

If you are on the road in Alberta, and checking out the vibrant town of Okotoks, you can experience a great game of golf amongst the rivers, mountains and plains. Crystal Ridge is a beautiful nine-hole golf course located on the northeast side of Okotoks, and not far from South Calgary.

SilverRock Resort – La Quinta – Silver tees 7,578

Here is a list that might inspire an avid Canadian snowbird golfer to add one of these longest yardage layouts to their bucket list.

Hole no.11 of Avi Resort Golf Course.

Just north of Laughlin is the Avi Resort and Casino, complete with two 18-hole golf courses and tidy RV park.

Security starts at the front gate of Voyager RV Resort in Tucson, AZ.
News The RV Golfer visits the Voyager RV resort October 2015 / Dennis Begin

This luxurious Tucson resort was named mega park of the year by the Arizona Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds.

Picture of golf course in the fall.
News Top 10 reasons fall (autumn) golf is so great September 2015 / Keith Powell

Golfing in the autumn is spectacular for so many reasons - here's a top 10 list of why.

Polson Bay Golf Course, Polson.

Up for facing off with a long-distance challenge? Check out these longest golf holes in the Flathead and NW part of Montana.

The Wilderness Club – Eureka,

Heading down south? Check out this selection of the longest golf courses in Flathead Valley and NW Montana.

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Thompson Okanagan Talking Rock Golf Course

The name Talking Rock recognizes the ancestors of the Little Shuswap First Nation, who recorded historical events on rocks that still talk to present members.

An artist's rendition of The Views at Tobiano accommodation project.

The Views at Tobiano takes golf course real estate to the next level, giving investors the opportunity to purchase one of 17 strata units and place them in a vacation rental pool.

Panoramic view of the golf course at Bear Mountain.

PGA TOUR Champions and Pacific Links International announced that the 2016 Pacific Links Championship, originally set to be contested in Tianjin, China, has moved to Bear Mountain Resort in Victoria, British Columbia.

Picture of Creston golf course in the fall.

The shortest hole on a golf course can often be the most challenging—here's a top 10 list of the shortest holes in the Kootenays.

Lydia Ko

After a playoff with Stacy Lewis, Lydia Ko wins the Canadian open for the third time in four years.

Picture of Shadow Mountain Golf Course

With over thirty 18-hole courses in the Kootenays, an avid golfer has lots of choice when it comes to the type of course they want to play.

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