Lanark Golf Club

3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Lanark Golf Club Est. 1851

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Lanark Golf Club is home to a pleasant moorland layout, located alongside the town of the same name in the Upper Clyde Valley. The club is a 45-minute drive southeast of Glasgow, and is renowned for its smooth fast greens, natural moorland fairways and beautiful unspoilt views across Scotland's rolling South Upland hills.

The 6,428 yard par-70 layout provides a rewarding challenge to golfers of all abilities and has been host to the R&A on 11 occasions as a regional pre-qualifying venue for the Open Championship. The course is best known for its excellent quality greens, which are generally fast and true, and a joy to putt on.

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Lanark Golf Club
The Moor, Whitelees Rd,
Lanark, South Lanarkshire ML11 7RX
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Office   +44 (0)1555 663 219
Pro Shop   +44 (0)1555 661 456


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Golf Pro
Alan White (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Moorland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Surroundings: Open countryside and woodland.
Designer: Original 18-hole layout designed by Old Tom Morris (1897). New holes designed and modifications made by James Braid (1927).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6428 6107 5803
Par 70 70 74
SSS or Slope 72 70 74
At the Same Location:
9-hole Wee course (par-27, 1337 yds).
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How2Get There?

o.8 mi from the centre of Lanark / 25 mi SE of Glasgow.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2017 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season (May thru' Nov): £42 (Mon-Fri). [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays; restricted availability at weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Players generally walk this course. Golf carts available for hire if booked in advance.

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Did you know?

Lanark Golf Club was established in October 1851, making it the 25th oldest golf club in the world. At that time the course comprised only six holes laid out on Common Moor in the Royal Burgh of Lanark. Unlike many of the early golf clubs the location of the course has never changed. Golf has now been played on The Moor for almost 160 years.

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Latitude: (55.670289)
Longitude: (-3.754681)
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