Whether you’re a pro-golfer or taking your first swing, Calgary boasts a number of public and private golf courses scattered across the city. Calgarians embrace golf for as long as they can – almost until the first snowfall!

Many of the golf courses have views of the rolling prairies or the mountains in the distance, so enjoy the fresh air on the greens. Springbank Links Golf Course was awarded the title of one of Canada’s toughest courses, so if you’re up to the challenge, do your best to score an eagle.


Some of the best courses in the city and surrounding area are open to the public. Here’s a few options to choose from:

  • Heritage Pointe Golf Course
  • Silvertip Golf Course
  • Blue Devil Golf Club
  • The Links of GlenEagles
  • Hamptons Golf Club
  • D’Arcy Ranch Golf Club
  • Redwood Meadows Golf and Country Club
  • River Spirit Golf Club
  • Speargrass Golf Course
  • McKenzie Meadows Golf Club


Calgary is also home to some of the finest championship layout golf courses, including Silverwing Links golf course, where you have unobstructed views of the downtown skyline and the Rocky Mountains. The course is celebrated as one of the best in the city. The most anticipated golf course for the city is being designed by five-time major champion Phil Mickelson, due to open in 2017.

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