Best golf courses: BC / Alberta

BC / Alberta: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. 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 for the rating definitions.
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Unknown

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

Unknown
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Original nine-hole layout designed by William G. "Bill" Robinson (1988); expanded to a full 18 by the same designer, and younger brother John F. Robinson (1990).

5-PLUS: In the world’s elite - has few peers; one of our top-rated 5s!
Visitors welcome
Banff
Thompson, Stanley

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Banff

Designer

Thompson course: original 9-hole design by Scottish designer Bill Thomson (1911); expanded to 18 holes by Donald Ross (1924); redesigned to today's layout by Stanley Thompson (1928).
Tunnel-nine: designed by William G. "Bill" Robinson, and younger brother John F. Robinson (1989).

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

Les Furber
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Nicklaus, Jack & Steve

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Jack Nicklaus & son Steve.
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Nicklaus Design

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Nicklaus Design

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Cooke Carleton Intl.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Cooke Carleton International (Graham Cooke and Wayne Carleton).

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Whistler
Cupp, Bob

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Whistler

Designer

Bob Cupp

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Edmonton
Whitman & Mingay

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

Rod Whitman & Jeff Mingay
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Cooke Carleton Intl.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Cooke Carleton International (lead designer Wayne Carleton).

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cranbrook

Designer

Les Furber
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.

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Calgary
Park, Willie Jr.

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Original design at this site by Tom Bendelow (1911); significantly redesigned by Willie Park Jr (1922). Several Canadian designers, including Stanley Thompson (1929), Robbie Robinson and Les Furber, made modifications over the years. Restoration (in the style of Willie Park Jr) by Ron Forse (2007).

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Banff
Newis, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Banff

Designer

Bill Newis
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Barr, Dave

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Dave Barr's first Signature design course
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Vancouver
Thompson, Stanley

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Stanley Thompson
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Castlegar
Designed by members

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Castlegar

Designer

Designed by members
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Whistler
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Whistler

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

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
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Castlegar
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Castlegar

Designer

Originally a nine-hole course (1962). Current 18-hole design by Les Furber (1986).

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Edmonton
Newis, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

Bill Newis
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Invermere
Browning & Horrocks

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

Gary Browning and Wade Horrocks.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Original nine holes designed by Arthur Vernon "Mac" Macan (1947); expanded to 18 holes by designed by William G. "Bill" Robinson, and younger brother John F. Robinson (1985).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Nanaimo
Cooke, Graham

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nanaimo

Designer

Graham Cooke & Associates
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Calgary
Finger, Dye & Spann

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Joe Finger, Ken Dye & Robert (Baxter) Spann
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Muret, Claude

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Claude Muret
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Cooke, Graham

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Graham Cooke
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Heaslip, Robert

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Robert Heaslip
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Invermere
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Invermere
Wilder, Lloyd

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

Lloyd Wilder
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Invermere
Newis, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Original courses dates from 1925; current 18-hole design by Les Furber (1991).

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nanaimo

Designer

Les Furber
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-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).

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
Kelowna
Robinson & Furber

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson & Les Furber

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Calgary
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Les Furber
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Invermere
Newis & Furber

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

Original nine-holes designed by Bill Newis (1986). Second nine designed by Les Furber (1996).

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Edmonton
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Invermere
Carrick, Doug

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

Doug Carrick
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Cooke, Graham

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Graham Cooke
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Calgary
Unknown

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Unknown
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Calgary
Garl, Ron

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Ron Garl
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Young, Chris

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Chris Young's first course design. Pacific-nine dates from 2008, Highland-nine from 2010.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

Current layout designed by William G. "Bill" Robinson, and younger brother John F. Robinson (1984).

5-PLUS: In the world’s elite - has few peers; one of our top-rated 5s!
Visitors welcome
Jasper
Thompson, Stanley

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Jasper

Designer

Original design by Stanley Thompson (1925); renovated by William G. "Bill" Robinson (1994).

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Banff
Jones Sr, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Banff

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Sr.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Banff
Jones Sr, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Banff

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Cranbrook
Woods, Norman

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cranbrook

Designer

Norman H. Woods
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-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Castlegar
Woods, Norman

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Castlegar

Designer

Norman H. Woods
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Chapman, Lundie et al.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

The original 9-hole course was marked out by E. C. Chapman, Alfred Lundie & his son Jack Lundie. In 1958/9 the course was extended to 18-holes by Art Park, Dr Bud Malone & Gord Sweet.
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-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Edmonton
Unknown

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

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

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
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
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
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Whistler
Unknown

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Whistler

Designer

Unknown

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.

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nanaimo

Designer

Les Furber
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Whistler
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Whistler

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Course
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Baptiste & George

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Today's 18-hole championship course was designed by three Osoyoos Indian Band Members (Sam Baptiste, Tony Baptiste & Dave George) assisted by Tony Patricinio, John Reid & Grant Montgomery. The design incorporated some of the original Cherry Grove G&CC 9-hole course, which had existed since 1961.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Edmonton
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Course.
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
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

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Nicklaus Design

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Nicklaus Design - the first design of Bill O'Leary, Jack Nicklaus's only son-in-law.
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Les Furber
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Victoria, BC
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Thomson, Doug

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Doug Thomson designed the Desert Gold course (2006). The Park Meadows course was designed by Jack Reimer (1972).
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Calgary
Newis, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Bill Newis
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
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Nanaimo
Barner, Jay

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nanaimo

Designer

Jay Barner
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Unknown

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

Unknown
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.
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

Originally a six-hole course (1929); expansion to nine holes (1936); addition of nine new holes and renovation of existing nine by William G. "Bill" Robinson (1987).

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Les Furber
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Carrick, Doug

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Doug Carrick

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Calgary
Newis, Bill

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Invermere

Designer

Resort course: opened in 1957.
Springs course: designed by Les Furber (1988).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Edmonton
Western Golf

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

Western Golf Projects.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Castlegar
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Castlegar

Designer

Original nine-hole course, owned by the Teck Cominco Metals mining company (1927). Current 18-hole design by Les Furber (2007).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Edmonton
Puddicombe, Sid

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

Sid Puddicombe
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Calgary
Leonard, Stan

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

Stan Leonard
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
Kelowna
Bates & Couples

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

A Fred Couples Signature Course designed by Gene Bates.
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Jones Sr, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Sr.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Calgary
Olson, Russ

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

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

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Restricted
Victoria, BC
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Restricted
Edmonton
Thompson, Stanley

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Edmonton

Designer

Stanley Thompson, with modifications by Les Furber (early 1990s).
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Whitman, Zokol & Suny

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Designed by Rod Whitman (course architect) together with Richard Zokol (original owner & PGA Tour Pro) and Armen Suny (agronomist)
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Original nine-hole course dates from 1928. Current 18-hole design by Les Furber (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
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Cranbrook
Cooke Carleton Intl.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cranbrook

Designer

Cooke Carleton International (lead designer Wayne Carleton).

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.
Visitors welcome
Banff
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Banff

Designer

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Calgary

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cranbrook

Designer

Les Furber
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Banff
Browning, Gary

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Banff

Designer

Gary Browning
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Nanaimo
Furber, Les

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Nanaimo

Designer

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Graham Cooke: front-nine (1996), back-nine (2005).
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Kelowna
Carr, J. Bruce

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

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

Visitors?

Restricted

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Lee Trevino
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
Cooke Carleton Intl.

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Cooke Carleton International (lead designer Wayne Carleton).

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Kamloops
McBroom, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kamloops

Designer

Tom McBroom

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

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kelowna

Designer

Original nine-hole course (1997); full redesign and extension to 18 holes by Tom McBroom (2008).

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

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Nearest city

Cranbrook

Designer

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

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Victoria, BC
Macan, Arthur

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Private club

Nearest city

Victoria, BC

Designer

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

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Vancouver

Designer

Dr Michael J. Hurdzan

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Whistler
Palmer, Arnold

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Whistler

Designer

Arnold Palmer Signature Course

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Cranbrook
Player, Gary

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Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Cranbrook

Designer

Gary Player
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Whitman, Rod

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Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

Rod Whitman
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Red Deer
Whitman, Rod

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Nearest city

Red Deer

Designer

Rod Whitman Golf Course Design. Front-nine dates from 1984; back-nine from 2009.

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