From the snowcapped peaks of the Kootenay Rockies and the arid valleys of the interior region to the lush forest along the Pacific coastline, British Columbia is paradise for golf enthusiasts. Awarded Golf Destination of the Year in 2007 by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators, British Columbia is renowned for its scenic and challenging golf courses. Whether it's a road trip with the family, an individual getaway or a golf retreat with your buddies, there are golf courses in each region of British Columbia that will fulfil your every dream and aspiration. Use our Golfing in British Columbia page to start planning your next golf vacation in the beautiful province of British Columbia.
Steve Haggard is the head pro at both Silvertip and Eagle Ranch. Check out his golf advice.June 2013 / Kimberly Schoenberger
Featured Golf Courses
In addition to being a challenge for both beginner and advanced golfers, Fraserview Golf Course has been recognized internationally for its high levels of environmental friendliness, along with its sister courses, Langara and McCleery.http://vancouver.ca/parks/golf/fraserview/index.htm
For more than a century, Victoria Golf Club has been a place where golfers can witness views like no other while playing a challenging game of oceanside golf. Their signature Hole 7 is home to what the club calls a ‘front-row seat on life’, with vistas of three holes, two bays, two volcanoes, numerous mountains and islands, ships, planes and wildlife.http://www.victoriagolf.com/
It truly is the people who make Uplands Golf Club such a great destination. A positive spirit and strong sense of community combine together to give life to this naturally beautiful and environmentally friendly golf course.http://www.uplandsgolfclub.org/
Royal Oak Golf Club is an executive par-3 course, located just 10 minutes from downtown Victoria. It is equipped with a putting green as well as a warm-up hitting net.http://www.royaloakgolfclub.com/
Great views of the mountains, well kept terrain and a variety of holes make this a prime destination for all levels of golfers. Equipped with two separate courses, the 18-hole Bay Course and the 9-hole Ridge Course, Cordova Bay is truly a treasure of Victoria golf.http://www.cordovabaygolf.com/