The Lake Joseph Club

4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   The Lake Joseph Club Est. 1997

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The Lake Joseph Club is home to a well-rated and pleasantly testing golf course. This tree-lined parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge, a well-crafted design and usually good upkeep all contribute to the appeal of this course. One to include on your play list if you are in the area and staying at a ClubLink resort property.

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The Lake Joseph Club
1072 Elgin House Rd (RR2),
Port Carling, Ontario P0B 1J0
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Office   +1 (705) 765 2000
Pro Shop   +1 (705) 765 2020

  +1 (705) 765 2032

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Golf Pro
John O'Brien (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Woodland with many natural rock outcroppings.
Designer: Thomas "Tom" McBroom
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6985 6251 5081
Par 72 72 74
SSS or Slope 73.1 69.5 68.9
At the Same Location:
9-hole Academy course (par-27, 1160 yds from back tees)..
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How2Get There?

7 km W of Port Carling / 33 km W of Bracebridge.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 resort guest fee, 18-holes at peak times in high season (July/Aug): $150, excluding compulsory cart. [Contact club for full details, discounts, Stay&Play packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Outside visitor play is restricted to guests staying at a ClubLink resort property in Muskoka (namely, the Lake Joseph Club, Rocky Crest Resort or Sherwood Inn on Lake Joseph).  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
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Did you know?

The Lake Joseph Club is a member of the ClubLink group of predominantly private golf clubs and resorts. It is also a member of the Golf Muskoka Trail. The Muskoka area is one of Canada's best known golf destinations, and the Trail showcases its best public access courses.

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Published Ranking
2016 ScoreGolf magazine rating: 79th best course in Canada.
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Latitude: (45.115447)
Longitude: (-79.637051)
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Lake Joseph Club Resort 
1072 Elgin House Rd, Port Carling, Ontario P0B 1J0.
+1 (705) 765 2000

The Villas at the Lake Joseph Club provide top-quality and excellently appointed accommodation. Resort guests can enjoy a package that combines an overnight stay with rounds at two of the following award-winning Muskoka golf courses: Lake Joseph, Rocky Crest and the Mark O'Meara course at Grandview.

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