will delight the avid golfer with over 50 golf courses nestled in
mountains and evergreen forest, along beaches and beside pristine
lakes - it's often tough to keep your eye on the ball! The southern
and eastern coastlines of the island are dotted with some of British
Columbia's finest golf courses, including posh country clubs, public
facilities and world-class championship courses. The diversity of
settings and the sheer concentration of courses make Vancouver Island
a golfer's paradise.
Victoria Golf Course, Victoria, BC
The island boasts a temperate year-round climate and a warmer,
drier winter than the rest of Canada. When even the hardiest of
BC's year-round golfers are turned away by ice and snow on the mainland,
they can follow the birds to Vancouver Island, where fishing gear
and golf clubs are rarely closeted. You can golf on New Year's Day
on Vancouver Island - the climate lends itself to a game at almost
any time of the year. Golf packages include year-round weekend getaways
or individually tailored golf vacation packages.
Ridge Golf Club
Ridge Golf Club is located in the seaside community of Cobble
Hill on Vancouver Island, a scenic 40-minute drive from Victoria
and Nanaimo and just 10 minutes away from the cultural city
of Duncan. Arbutus Ridge is rated the #1 Destination Golf Course
in British Columbia and the legendary 17th hole is ranked One
of the Top 18 Golf Holes on Vancouver Island.
and budget golfing packages to all the top golf regions in British
Columbia and Alberta, including Victoria, Whistler, Vancouver,
Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon, the Okanagan, Shuswap, BC Rockies,
and Banff and Jasper in Alberta. No matter what your taste or
budget, we have the right accommodation and golf vacation for
you. This summer don't just go golfing, go on a BC Golf Vacation!
Morrison Golf Academy
offer internationally recognized instruction programs for juniors
and adults, beginners to seasoned golfers. Our Golf Development
Programs include: Yearly High School, ESL, Post-Secondary, Spring
& Summer Junior Golf Camps and Adult Performance sessions as
well as Corporate Clinics and Customized Seasonal programs.
Located at Pheasant Glen Golf Resort in spectacular Qualicum
Spring Island Golf & Country Club
Salt Spring Island Golf & Country Club, located on beautiful
Salt Spring Island in the Gulf Islands, was established in 1928
- now remodelled and improved. The public is most welcome, and
no tee times are necessary - we operate on a first-come-first-served
basis. The upgraded Practice Range is now open to all! Treat
yourself to an island getaway.
and budget golfing packages on Vancouver Island and all the top regions
in British Columbia and Alberta, including Victoria, Whistler, Vancouver,
Kamloops, Kelowna, Vernon, the Okanagan, the BC Rockies, Banff, and
Jasper. No matter what your taste or budget, we have the golf vacation
for you. This summer don't just go golfing, go on a BC Golf Vacation!
Club tee-ed off in 1893, and today Victoria boasts 8 championship
golf courses in close proximity, both private and public, including,
Cordova Bay Golf Club, Olympic View Golf Club, Gorge Vale Golf Club,
and Royal Colwood Golf Club. Nearby Oak Bay has the Uplands Golf Course
and Victoria Golf Club. There are nearby courses in Colwood, Sooke
and Sidney, and over the Malahat in Mill Bay. Eighteen-hole courses
in the Duncan area include Arbutus Ridge Golf Club, Cowichan Golf
& Country Club, and Duncan Meadows Golf & Country Club.
If a golfing tour of the island is your dream, then pack your clubs
and head out of Victoria. Just beyond, the Cowichan Valley is a
picturesque landscape of farms, vineyards, forests and charming
little towns with numerous golf courses. This first leg is a 60-km
journey during which you can visit Cowichan Bay, a charming village
of seaside boathouses and quaint cottages. Throughout Duncan, the
City of Totems, one can observe the artistic culture of the First
Nations people - most specifically at the Native Heritage Centre.
is the town of Chemainus, festooned with painted murals and known
for superb dinner theatre. Northward still, between the cities of
Nanaimo, Qualicum, Parksville and Nanoose Bay, there is a large
concentration of courses (20) set amongst spectacular scenery. These
communities are geared toward year-round recreation and retirement
life, so there is no shortage of activities or accommodation.
North of Parksville,
the Comox Valley unfolds in a beautiful series of lakes, mountains
and wilderness areas, not to mention several spectacular golf courses!
From Parksville, drive northwest to Port Alberni and the Alberni
Valley, and stroll the fairways set in mountainous landscape. At
Campbell River, one can find first class golfing and legendary salmon
Nanaimo Golf Club, Rutherford Golf Centre
Beach: Arrowsmith Golf & Country Club, Eaglecrest
Golf Club, Fairwinds Gold & Country Club, Morningstar Golf
Course, Pheasant Glen Golf Resort, Qualicum Beach Memorial Golf
Crown Isle Resort & Golf Community, Comox Golf Club, Sunnydale
Golf & Country Club
River: Sequoia Springs Golf Club, Storey Creek Golf
The Gulf Islands
boast four golf courses, located on Saltspring Island, Galiano Island,
and North Pender Island. Saltspring Island has two courses: Saltspring
Island Golf & Country Club and Blackburn Meadows Golf Club.
Galiano Island Golf Course on Galiano Island and Pender Island Golf
Course on North Pender Island complete the complement of courses on
the Gulf Islands. Ferry access to the Gulf Islands is from Crofton
to Vesuvius on Saltspring Island, and Swartz Bay to Saltspring (Fulford
Harbour), Galiano and Pender Islands.
At the northernmost tip of the Island, in Port Hardy, Port Alice and
in the remote inland community of Gold River, golfing holidays can
be had in uniquely rugged settings. Don't pass up the opportunity
to go whale watching or hiking. Wildlife is abundant on these tree-lined
courses. Courses on the North Island include Seven Hills Golf &
Country Club (Gold River) and Seven Hills Golf & Country Club
in Port Hardy, the northernmost course on Vancouver Island.
The Pacific Rim region of Vancouver Island offers Long Beach Golf
Course near Tofino, and three courses in Port Alberni; The Hollies
Executive Golf Course, Alberni Golf Club, and Pleasant Valley Executive
The Gulf Islands