GOLF The North Okanagan-Shuswap offers an exceptional playground of manicured fairways and lightning fast greens Deeply embedded in natural beauty, Vernon and the North Okanagan offer outstanding views from one of nature’s jewels, the Okanagan Valley. The area offers a wide variety of golf courses to choose from, whether you are looking to play a tour caliber course or smaller executive course. Regardless of what course you do choose, they will all serve up spectacular scenery for you to enjoy.
your breath away. It’s simply 36 of the best holes of golf in the Okanagan, or even Canada.
As golf in the Okanagan continually changes, more new courses are showing up in Vernon and its surrounding areas. Golf courses aren’t just golf courses anymore. They have grown into master-planned communities with tour caliber pro shops surrounded by walking trails, restaurants and practice facilities. Predator Ridge boasts a 36-Hole facility with The Ridge Course, and The Predator Course. To say the least, it is special here and you will notice it the minute you step onto the tee box. Predator Ridge is the place to indulge your lifelong passion for golf or to begin a new love affair with the sport. Our two courses are set in a semiarid, mountainous playground that will take
For those wanting to test their golfing abilities and yet enjoy the pleasure of playing in a parklike setting, the Vernon Golf & Country Club is probably one of the best kept secrets in the Okanagan. The club is considered semi-private, but visitors are always welcome to enjoy its warm hospitality. Hillview Golf offers to test your accuracy on their fast playing 18 hole course. With its eight lakes, wandering creek and several sand traps, its green fairways are sure to provide a challenge.
Spallumcheen Golf & Country Club is the “golfing gem of the North Okanagan.” Offering two distinct challenges – a 9 hole, par 35 course, and an 18 hole, par 71 championship course, Spallumcheen’s lush green fairways can entertain golfers of any caliber.
Another course that should not be missed in Vernon is The Rise. The Fred Couples Signature course at The Rise was designed to give golfers
The Rise Golf Course
Published on Jul 10, 2014
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