4 BC Courses Ranked in Golfweek’s 40 Best Canadian Golf Courses (Classic)

Best Canadian Classic Golf Courses

Golfweek magazine recently released their annual best Canadian golf courses – Modern and Classic lists – and British Columbia courses came up with a great scorecard!

In total, 10 British Columbia courses were named in Golfweek’s best Canadian golf courses – six on the Modern Courses list of 40, and four on the Classic Courses list. From a handful of private courses in Vancouver and Victoria, to public courses in just about every region of BC, our province’s golf courses stand out as some of the country’s best. Read on for details on the four courses named in Golfweek’s Best Canadian Classic Courses for 2016.

For full details on the BC golf courses which made Golfweek’s 40 Best Modern Canadian Golf Courses, view our post here. View the full GolfWeek Best: Canadian Classic 2016 list here.

BC Golf Courses Named in Golfweek’s 2016 Best Canadian Golf Courses – Classic (Before 1960)

Capilano - #4 Best Canadian Golf Courses

West Vancouver, British Columbia
Opened: 1937
Architect: Stanley Thompson
Raters Avg: 7.48
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Victoria - #11 Best Canadian Golf Courses

Victoria, British Columbia
Opened: 1893
Architects: A. Vernon Macan & Harvey Combe
Raters Avg: 6.68
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Royal Colwood - #19 Best Canadian Golf courses

Victoria, British Columbia
Opened: 1913
Architect:  A. Vernon Macan
Raters Avg: 6.43
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Radium Springs Course - #39 Best Canadian Golf courses

Radium Hot Springs, British Columbia
Opened: 1957
Architect: Les Furber
Raters Avg: 5.58
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