Kingussie, Inverness-shire PH21 1LR
18 holes. Open parkland. Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb
Moorland and rural countryside
45 miles S of Inverness
From the A9 (Inverness - Perth road) in Kingussie, turn off into Kingussie High Street (A86). After o.5 miles turn right into Gynack Road. Follow Gynack Road to golf course.
Kingussie Golf Club: The Cairngorm mountains in the Scottish Highlands can boast one or two thoroughly interesting, gloriously scenic and challenging golf courses - Kingussie is one of them. The name Kingussie comes from the Gaelic term meaning "Head of the Pinewood", and true to form the golf course emerges from pinewoods and onto the early slopes of the Monadhliath mountains, which lie to Kingussie's north.
This predominantly hill type course will perhaps be unlike anything you've experienced before, unless you are well acquainted with moorland golf. Small birch and pine trees, copious amounts of heather and longer grass lie in wait for shots that are seriously offline, although generally there is sufficient space to work the ball from the tee-boxes onto the undulating fairways. The mountain scenery may well supply your most abiding memories of playing at Kingussie, a golf course that's been successfully established on rugged terrain, and one that will adequately test all aspects of your game.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance. Handicap required.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Players generally walk this course.
Kingussie is just a few miles from Aviemore, which is a major centre for outdoors activities in the highlands including skiing, mountain and hill-walking, rock-climbing, canoeing, sailing, fishing, mountain biking, and much more.
Tweed Mill Brae, Ardbroilach Rd, Kingussie, Highlands PH21 1TC
+44 (0)1540 661 166Visit website
The Cross at Kingussie is a family run AA 5-star rated “restaurant with rooms” located in the cheerful village of Kingussie within the stunning Cairngorm National Park, surrounded by mountains, rivers and lochs.
Spey Valley; Boat of Garten
Kingussie, Inverness-shire PH21 1HE
+44 (0)1540 661 351Visit website
Amid the magnificent scenery of the Cairngorm mountains, the Scot House Hotel and Restaurant is a charming, family run small hotel offering a very personal guest experience.
Spey Valley; Boat of Garten
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