Kootenay Rockies Golf Courses

Everyone should experience the Kootenay Rockies golf courses – there’s something special about playing golf in the mountains. Dramatic elevation changes, spectacular scenery, wildlife, an away-from-it-all atmosphere, natural hot springs, the list goes on. It all adds up to one of the most exciting brands of golf you can play. And nowhere else in Canada – perhaps the world! – is there a better mountain golf destination than the spectacular Kootenay Rockies!

BC’s mountain-framed southeast corner, is home to over 25 championship Kootenay Rockies golf courses.  It’s also where talented Canadian golf course architect Les Furber, who apprenticed under Robert Trent Jones Sr., stamped his particular  style — white-sand bunkers, huge, undulating greens, holes aligned with the surrounding peaks.  Many of the courses in this mountain-covered region make perennial appearances on Canada’s Top-100 list. The accolades, the awards, are many, as are your choices for Kootenay Rockies Golf Packages.

Featured Kootenay Rockies Golf Courses Include:

Kootenay Rockies Golf Packages

Featured Courses

Golden Golf Club

Golden Golf Club

Golden, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 6825
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There is something special about the Golden Golf Club and it draws our guests to return again and again. Enjoy a world-class experience at excellent value. Golf a course that is challenging and fair. With straightforward views from each tee box, frame your next perfect shot with the spectacular background of the Rocky Mountains and the vibrant waters of the Columbia River Valley. You’re close enough to nature to watch ospreys and eagles spiral overhead. We are proud to offer an environment with no real estate development, and no out-of-bounds. The golf course is a natural, classic layout accompanied by an unassuming clubhouse that serves your needs with small-town warmth and hospitality.
The Golden Golf Club is a not-for-profit society. It is a member-owned facility that welcomes public play. We provide exceptional golf and incredible value! The community has produced something much more--a truly local diamond in the rough.

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort - Mountainside Course

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort – Mountainside

Fairmont Hot Springs, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 6552
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Fairmont Mountainside is your ticket for experiencing all that is great about the mountain golf genre – wonderful views, beautiful conditioning and a riveting collection of golf holes – can be found at Mountainside. This mature, tree-lined layout has been a popular choice in the region for decades. As always, the icing on the cake is a post-round soak in the all natural hot springs pools at the resort. It’s the perfect way to cap off a memorable day of mountain golf. Mountainside golf course is a Doug Carrick designed course that takes advantage of the mountain landscape, stunning views and is one of the Kootenay Rockies must play golf courses.

Kimberley Golf Club

Kimberley Golf Club

Kimberley, BC
Par: 71 Yardage: 6251
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Since 1924, the Kimberley Golf Club has proudly proven to be one of the most scenic, charming and yes, challenging golf courses in the British Columbia Rocky Mountains. With undulating greens and huge ponderosa pines towering along the fairways, you are in for a true mountain golf experience. The course winds through towering Ponderosa Pine high above the St. Mary River and presents a variety of birdie opportunities in the opening holes. Mountain ranges continually come into view creating magnificent backdrops.

St. Eugene Golf Resort

St. Eugene Golf Resort & Casino

Cranbrook, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 7007
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Designed by acclaimed architect, Les Furber, St. Eugene features spectacular views of the St. Mary River and the powerful Fisher Peak amidst the Rocky Mountains to the east. Situated between Cranbrook and Kimberley, BC, the golf course winds its way through open links land and rolling woodlands, providing a spectacular East Kootenay golf experience!

Radium Resort Resort Course

Radium Resort – Resort Course

Radium Hot Springs, BC
Par: 71 Yardage: 6071
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Continuing on a course rejuvenation program that began in 2011, the Radium Course features renovations on four holes for the 2015 season. The course’s rejuvenation will enhance the overall experience for the average golfer while offering a challenge to the low handicapper. The Radium Course offers four sets of tees measuring from 6,153 to 5,255 yards and a par of 72, along with dazzling vistas, exceptional conditioning and the player-friendly attributes you’ve always loved.

Windermere Valley Golf Course

Windermere Valley Golf Course

Windermere, BC
Par: 66 Yardage: 5036
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Windermere Valley Golf Course exudes those rare elements of total relaxation and unpretentious golf in a first-rate setting. While Windermere may be shorter than average in length, it’s definitely not short on character or beauty. The picturesque valley location and wonderful conditioning will ensure golfers of all skill levels will have fun. With excellent teaching programs, a fully stocked pro shop, restaurant, and a laid back atmosphere that will definitely win you over, Windermere makes for an enjoyable golf experience for the entire family.

Fernie Golf & Country Club

Fernie Golf & Country Club

Fernie, BC
Par: 70 Yardage: 6556
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The Fernie Golf & Country Club, set in the playground that is Fernie, BC, was opened in 1918. Noted for its majestic mountain setting and playability, this golf course has something to offer both the low handicap player and beginner. With luscious greens, silica sand bunkers, varied terrain and a stunning view of the Rocky Mountains the golf course is a player's dream. The course is a par 70, and is 6,556 yards long. Rated in the top 25 of BC’s courses you won’t want to miss this one on your next golf getaway!

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Riverside Course

Fairmont Hot Springs Resort – Riverside

Fairmont Hot Springs, BC
Par: 71/72 Yardage: 6507
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"A river runs through it" is the dominant theme at Fairmont Riverside, one of the most enjoyable courses to play and walk in the region. Indeed, the fast-flowing Columbia River is always close at hand and this contemporary design is laced with memorable golf holes that showcase the striking nature of this property. With a spacious and well stocked pro shop, restaurant and, of course, the nearby hot springs, Riverside is a one stop shop for a fabulous day of golf.

Copper Point Golf Club Point Course

Copper Point Golf Club – The Point Course

Invermere, BC
Par: 70 Yardage: 6807
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The closing hole on The Point Course at Copper Point – a championship layout that has been ‘wowing’ golfers since 2004 – is a sweet risk/reward par-4 over water. It’s a fitting finish on a highly strategic course that will require every club in your bag. A natural, lay-of-the-land route with numerous ‘classic’ elements, such as roughly hewn bunkers and excellent use of existing hills and ravines, the architectural merit of this design warrants play on its own. Complete with an awesome practice facility, award-winning service, and a beautiful patio restaurant that’s perched high above the action, Copper Point is rightfully positioned as one of the best in the Kootenay Rockies.

Trickle Creek Golf Resort

Trickle Creek Golf Resort

Kimberley, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 6896
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Woven through the rugged alpine environment, crossing creeks and diving with the slopes of North Star Mountain, Trickle Creek Golf Resort is one of the most thrilling golf courses you’ll ever play. Located in beautiful Kimberley, British Columbia, and designed by renowned architect Les Furber, the course was recently awarded a bronze medal by readers of SCORE Golf Magazine for being one of the top resort courses in all of Canada.

Wildstone Golf Course

Wildstone Golf Course

Cranbrook, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 7127
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The Wildstone Golf Course is the first Black Knight Design by Gary Player Design in Canada. Already the course has become a fan favourite and a "must play" for anyone golfing in the area. Located in Cranbrook in the southeastern corner of British Columbia, the region is renowned for its mountain culture and myriad of world class outdoor activities that include fly fishing, hiking, biking, paddling, skiing, hunting and incredible golf. Our guests rave about the course conditions, Wildstone was named Top 3 Public Course Conditions in BC by the BCPGA.

Copper Point Golf Club Ridge Course

Copper Point Golf Club – The Ridge Course

Invermere, BC
Par: 62 Yardage: 5072
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It's been said that the only thing "short" about The Ridge at Copper Point is the time it takes to play it! Indeed the par-62 Masters Course, which features some of the strongest holes at Copper Point, can often be played in just three hours. The course takes full advantage of the character-filled terrain it's situated on. The innovative design features full length Par 3 and Par 4 holes that maintain the perfect blend of playability and challenge, appealing to every level of golfer. Impeccably conditioned and exquisitely shaped, the course often takes people by surprise. In fact, with a string of pristine par-3s and super-strong par-4s, you may walk off The Ridge course wishing it took longer!

Shadow Mountain Golf Course

Shadow Mountain Golf Course

Cranbrook, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 7405
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In the summer of 2009, the architect team of Cooke/Carleton Design unveiled their latest masterpiece “Shadow Mountain Golf Course” located just minutes outside of the beautiful city of Cranbrook, BC. A unique golfing experience, Shadow Mountain introduces 19 of the most breathtaking holes imaginable. The golfer begins their journey playing the opening par five through local pines, traversing across rolling mountainous terrain and finishing with arguably the four most visually stunning holes in Canada. Standing 125 feet above the fairway two of the four finishing holes leaves you breathless and exhilarated all at the same time. With ample acreage to work with the design team of Cooke/Carleton made sure each hole was unique in creativity, unsurpassed in playability with bent grass tees, fairways and greens in addition to strategically positioning each hole with views of the beautiful mountain peaks such as Fisher Peak, the Steeples and the Purcell mountain range.

Eagle Ranch Golf Course

Eagle Ranch Golf Course

Invermere, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 6646
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The moment you arrive at Eagle Ranch you know you're in for something special. Unquestionably, the atmosphere in the gorgeous timber-framed clubhouse and the award-winning restaurant is captivating. However, when you consider the quality of this awe-inspiring course – including the many holes that plunge down the fall lines, meander through the pines and cruise high along the bluffs – you’ve truly got a golf experience that goes above and beyond. – a distinctive, master-planned resort community amid the rugged, unspoiled splendour of BC’s Columbia Valley. Eagle Ranch golf course is in a stirring setting made even more dramatic by its Rocky and Purcell Mountain views where one round is never enough! Rated #97 in Canada in 2012 by ScoreGolf and #43 public course in Canada by ScoreGolf (2013).

Bootleg Gap Golf

Bootleg Gap Golf

Kimberley, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 7157
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Bootleg Gap Golf is a 27 hole public facility. This Les Furber designed facility features an 18 hole Championship, a unique 9 hole course and one of the best practice facilities in the area.
The par 34 Recreational nine-hole course features three par-threes, five par-fours and a 519-yard par five. The Rec 9 provides a unique challenge and is an extremely popular component of Bootleg Gap Golf.
Bootleg's championship course combines some spacious driving holes with some tighter riverside holes where accuracy is at a premium. The "signature" hole is the 193 yard par-three 12th, which requires a tee shot usually affected by wind to a well protected, large undulated green situated 50 feet below. The 12th begins a thrilling three-hole stretch that rims the beautiful St.Mary River.

Radium Resort Springs Course

Radium Resort – Springs Course

Radium Hot Springs, BC
Par: 72 Yardage: 6767
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The Springs offers exceptional golf in a spectacular setting. The course is consistently rated as one of BC’s top courses and is included in the list of top 59 public courses in Canada. Through careful planning with the original course designer, Les Furber, The Springs will feature three rejuvenated holes ready for the 2015 season. The Springs continues to feature its go-for-broke par-5s, heroic tee shots over ravines and a terrific quartet of par-3s. Accordingly The Springs has earned its reputation as one of Canada’s premier golf destinations with consistent ranking as one of BC’s top courses, and recently included in the list of top 59 public courses in Canada (Score Golf 2013). Your round at this ‘wow’ course is sure to be one to remember. Ranked #57 public course in Canada by ScoreGolf (2013).

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