Kebo Valley Golf Club

136 Eagle Lake Rd,

Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

  • Office

    +1 (207) 288 3000
  • Pro shop

    +1 (207) 288 3000
  • Golf pro

    Peiter K. DeVos (Head Golf Professional).

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:


  • Designer:

    Original 9-holes designed by Herbert C. Leeds (1891-96). Course extended to 18-holes (1920). Also credited with design inputs over the years: club member Waldron Bates, pro Shirley Liscomb, and golf course architect Donald Ross (1926).

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How to get there:

1 mi SW of Bar Harbor / 48 mi SE of Bangor / 174 mi NE of Portland, ME.

Kebo Valley Golf Club

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1888

Kebo Valley Golf Club, located on Mt Desert Island in Maine, is home to the oldest golf club in Maine, and eighth oldest in the United States. This well-rated tree-lined and open parkland layout should not disappoint, with many attractive features and several excellent holes to enjoy. Plenty of golfing challenge, a well-crafted design and usually good upkeep all contribute to the appeal of this course. One to include on your play list if you are in the area.

List of courses: New England


Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends during golf season (May thru' Oct).

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes, peak rate in high season (July/Aug): $99.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].

Other information

Walking permitted. Golf carts available to rent.

Practice facilities


Did you know?

Located on Mount Desert Island, bordering Acadia National Park, Kebo Valley is the eighth oldest golf club in the United States. Since 1888, golfers have risen to the challenges of Kebo, a golf course rich in tradition and full of surprises. Kebo is a source of pride for Bar Harbor, Maine.

Published ranking

2019/20 Golf Digest rating: 5th best course in Maine.


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