18 Championship Drive,
Newry, Maine 04261
18 holes. Tree-lined parkland. Undulating terrain - golf cart compulsory.
Robert Trent Jones II (lead designer Ty Butler).
8 mi W of Newry / 72 mi NW of Portland.
Sunday River Golf Club is home to one of the most spectacular and scenic courses in New England, laid out by renowned golf course architect, Robert Trent Jones Jr. The design features 18 breathtaking holes that wind through the Maine woods and over dramatic elevation changes in a stunning mountainside setting.
Overlooking the Sunday River Valley with the Mahoosuc range towering above, the course follows the natural topography of the landscape while striking a good balance between challenge and playability. This excellent tree-lined parkland layout contains a wealth of wonderfully crafted, memorable and challenging holes. Definitely a course that will challenge your all-round game, and well worth going out of your way to play.
Stay&Play at Sunday River: luxury onsite accommodation available, see Where2Stay section below.
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends during golf season (May thru' Oct).
Must book in advance.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2020].
Non-metal spike facility. Golf cart compulsory.
Sunday River is one of Maine's largest and most visited ski resorts. The ski area boasts a vertical drop of 2,340 feet (710 m), which is the second largest in Maine (after Sugarloaf) and the sixth largest in New England.
2019/20 Golf Digest rating: 2nd best course in Maine.
97 Summit Road, Newry, ME 04261
+1 (207) 824 3000Visit website
The Grand Summit Resort Hotel offers all the amenities of a full-service hotel. It has two restaurants, a health club, and heated outdoor pool, and provides all the convenience of a true slopeside location. Located at the entrance to the resort, the Grand Summit Resort hotel provides easy access to the resort's core winter and summer activities. Accommodations include 230 well-appointed guest rooms, all of which were recently renovated, ranging from standard hotel rooms to suites with kitchens.
Sunday River (4.5 mi)
1 Grand Circle, Newry, ME 04261
+1 (207) 824 3000Visit website
Set in a spectacular mountain location in New England, the Jordan Grand Hotel & Conference Center lies at the base of Sunday River's Jordan Bowl, less than two miles from the award-winning Sunday River Golf Club. In addition to slopeside access to the Jordan Bowl, guests can enjoy a health club, valet parking, day care, ski check, and concierge. The property includes 187 guest rooms ranging in size from standard hotel rooms with two queen beds to three-bedroom suites.
Sunday River (1.5 mi)
European Tour: 2021 marks the 50th and last season of the world renowned European Tour, launched in April 1972 at the Spanish Open. From 2022 the Tour will be sponsored by Dubai-based global supply chain and ports operator DP World, and will be known as the DP World Tour.
South African Open: December 2021 events in South Africa have again been impacted by the Covid pandemic. The South African Open (Dec 2-5) will no longer be played as a DP World Tour event, and the Alfred Dunhill Championship (Dec 9-12) has been cancelled.
Bernhard Langer: at age 64, Langer collected a record sixth Charles Schwab Cup, the only player to have won the season-long points chase more than twice. He also topped the PGA Tour Champions money-list for the 11th time out of a possible 13 since 2008.
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Lee Elder: Trailblazer, Ryder Cup player, four-time PGA Tour winner and eight-time Senior PGA Tour winner, Lee Elder died on November 28, aged 87. In 1975 he became the first African American golfer to play in the Masters tournament, and in so doing provided one of the pivotal moments in the history of professional golf.
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New 27-hole golf complex to be built in southern Belgium
A new golf complex in southern Belgium, close to the border with Luxembourg, will start construction in June 2021.
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