Aalborg, North Jutland DK-9000
27 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
Open rural countryside & woodland.
Commander John Harris created the current 18-hole layout (1968-75), which was later updated by Henrik Jacobsen. An additional 9-hole loop was designed by Chris Haspell (2005).
Above distances are for the original Red-Yellow combination. The newer Blue-nine is similar in length to the other two nines.
9 km W of Aalborg.
Aalborg Golf Klub is home to one of Denmark's well-rated championship courses. This 27-hole tree-lined and open parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. The original Red and Yellow nines, and newer Blue-nine, contain plenty of golfing challenge. Usually good upkeep also contributes to the appeal of this well-crafted and pleasantly testing design. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance. Proof of handicap required.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire.
Aalborg Golf Klub (1908) is home to the second oldest golf course in Denmark, opening seven years after the links course at Fano (1901). Denmark's oldest golf club is Kobenhavns (Royal Copenhagen), which was established in 1898; the club moved to a new site in 1928.
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