Best golf courses: Vancouver

Vancouver: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in and around this city. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key below for the rating definitions.
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Vancouver
Thompson, Stanley

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Stanley Thompson
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Vancouver
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Current layout by Arthur Vernon "Mac" Macan (1960), following the club's relocation to its current site. From its founding in 1911, the club had been located between 33rd and 37th Ave, east of Granville and straddling Oak St. With the move (6 km to the west) the club's name changed from Shaughnessy Heights GC to Shaugnessy G&CC.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Restricted
Vancouver
Trevino, Lee

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Lee Trevino
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Vancouver
Bone & Gardner

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Robert Bone (amateur champion of BC on several occasions) and Mike Gardner.
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Vancouver
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Hurdzan, Michael

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Dr Michael J. Hurdzan

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Graves, Robert Muir

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Robert Muir Graves
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Les Furber
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Les Furber
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Palmer, Arnold

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arnold Palmer Signature Course

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Palmer, Arnold

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arnold Palmer Signature Course

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Trevino, Lee

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Lee Trevino
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Locke & Wellsby

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Ted Locke and Rick Wellsby
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Ahoy, Bob

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Original design was by the original owner Bob Ahoy (assisted by local golf course architects). New owner Brad Newell "the King of Floors" made subsequent improvements to the original design.
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Baker, Ted

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Ted Baker
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Les Furber
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
McBroom, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Tom McBroom.

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
James, Francis L.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Francis L. James
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Locke, Ted

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Ted Locke
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
McBroom, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Original nine-hole design by Major H.L. McPherson (1934); significant redesign by Tom McBroom (1998).

Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
McBroom, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Original course dates from 1926; redesigned by Tom McBroom in 1994.

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Olson, Russ

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Russ Olson
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Vancouver
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Les Furber

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