Calgary Golf & Country Club

50th Ave SW,

Calgary, Alberta T2H 1Y3

  • Office

    +1 (403) 243 3530
  • Pro shop

    +1 (403) 243 3084
  • Fax

    +1 (403) 243 7262
  • Golf pro

    Tom Greiner

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Riverside and residential.

  • Designer:

    Original design at this site by Tom Bendelow (1911); significantly redesigned by Willie Park Jr (1922). Several Canadian designers, including Stanley Thompson (1929), Robbie Robinson and Les Furber, made modifications over the years. Restoration (in the style of Willie Park Jr) by Ron Forse (2007).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
6506
5404
Par
70
73
SSS or slope

Location

Latitude:

51.004871

Longitude:

-114.095683

How to get there:

7 km SW of downtown Calgary.

Calgary Golf & Country Club

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.

Est. 1897

Calgary Golf & Country Club is home to a championship golf course that ranks with some of the best in Canada. Although the Club modified Willie Park Jr's 1922 layout over the years, his design has always provided the fundamental underpinning for the course. In 2007 a restoration project returned the course to Park's classic style.

This tree-lined parkland layout provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy. On several occasions the holes are played close to or directly alongside the Elbow River.

Limited access: this private course is generally playable only by members and their guests.

List of courses: Calgary / Banff / Jasper

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Private club; generally, guests may only play if hosted by a member. Contact club for playing possibilities for outside visitors.

Green fees

Check with club for playing possibilities and associated rates.

Credit cards accepted.

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted. Golf carts available to rent.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

The Calgary Golf & Country Club's course beside the Elbow River is the oldest private course in Alberta that's still in play. Although the Club was formed in 1897, it wasn't until 1910 that the members moved to the present site from their last temporary course (near Elbow Park School).

Published ranking

2018/19 ScoreGolf magazine rating: 34th best course in Canada.

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