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GOLF A sublime balance of challenge and spectacular scenery Welcome to golf in Kelowna and the South Okanagan. There are 50 golf courses within an hour’s drive of Kelowna. Every one of the golf courses here offers picturesque backdrops of orchards and vineyards, rolling hills, rivers and shimmering lakes; and you can also experience golfing through desert-like terrain or alongside lakes and canyons. There are few places in Canada that share those stats. The Thompson Okanagan has award winning golf courses of every style, whether you are looking for a links course, mountain course, or desert course, this area has it all. Enjoy every hole with a smile on your face. This kind of fun will keep you coming back again and again. Lee Trevino once said “If you’re caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not even God can hit a 1-iron”. Luckily, bad weather

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is rarely an issue here! With over 2000 hours of sunshine a year shining down on the greens, it’s no wonder that Kelowna is Canada’s top golf destination. The region has received many accolades including– “Best New Golf Course”, “Best Canadian Golf City” and “Top Region in Canada for Golf.” There are now over 250 golf courses in British Columbia, 50 of which are centrally located around Kelowna, offering a wealth of unique golfing experiences for the beginner golfer and the experienced pro. With a golf season that runs March through November, the sound of “fore” is understandably an Okanagan tradition. Stretching from south of Vernon, through Kelowna and onto the U.S. border, in Osoyoos there are dozens of golf courses, something for every skill level. Each course will give you a new look and a new test for your game. The courses in the

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