Golf in Summit County Colorado
With our 5 exceptional courses (as close as they are)...Summit County should not be overlooked as a golf vacation destination.
Copper Creek Golf Club
A mix of links and mountain style holes designed by the venerable Pete and Perry Dye, Copper Creek accommodates the novice golfer from the forward tees while still providing a great test for the accomplished golfer. Spellbinding views of the 10 Mile Range provide the perfect backdrop for any golf outing and Copper Creek's outstanding service is sure to impress. Copper Creek was awarded 3.5 stars (out of 5) from Golf Digest in its 2000 - 2001 places to play guide.
The front nine winds through natural alpine terrain, towering pines, numerous lakes and streams, all leading to rolling emerald greens that demand your best concentration. The back nine changes in character as the fairways cut through the forest and the scant remains of a 19th century mining town. Pete and Perry Dye's incorporation of the natural alpine terrain, unique use of railroad tie bulkheads and elaborate mound systems present you with thought-provoking challenges and scenic pleasures.
Phone: 970.968.3333, Fax: 970.968.3152,
Fee Range: $55-$89, Dress Code: No tank tops or cut-offs.
Season: Jun 1 to Sept 30.
The Raven Golf Club at Three Peaks
2929 Golden Eagle Rd, Silverthorne
Located in the Gore Mountain Range in Silverthrone, Colorado, the Raven Golf Club at Three Peaks offers panoramic mountain views framed by the alpine environment surrounding it's fairways.Designed by Hurdzan/Fry and Tom Lehman, the course is routed through pines, aspens with creeks and trout filled lakes.
* HOLES 18
* PAR 72
* LENGTH 7413
* SLOPE 142
* RATING 73.8
* Bar and restaurant.
* Lessons are available
* Proshop 970.262.3636
Breckenridge Golf Club
The Town of Breckenridge can boast that it is the only municipality in the world to own a Jack Nicklaus designed, 27-hole golf course. The course opened for play in 1985. Breckenridge has three championship nines, the BEAR the BEAVER and the ELK. All three nines are Jack Nicklaus signature courses. Playing at 9300+ feet in elevation, each nine offers a mountain golf experience. Panoramic views of the snowcapped Colorado Rockies can be seen on every hole. Dense wooded areas give way to open native grassland and wetland areas. It is not uncommon to spot wildlife during your round. Seeing the beaver, deer and elk, an occasional moose and bear, abundant red fox and red tail hawks, you realize golf at Breckenridge is more than just golf.The course has four sets of tees so that each golfer may select the challenge equal to their game. From the Nicklaus Tees on the Elk / Beaver rotation, the course plays 7,145 yards and has a course rating of 73.5 with a slope rating of 151. This set of tees has the second most difficult course rating in the state. A challenge for even the best golfer. Each set of tees plays to a par 72. High Season is June 14 through September 14. Phone: 970.453.9104
Keystone Golf has been rated as one of the Best Golf Resorts in America by Golf Magazine and Golf Digest with two amazing Colorado golf courses and thirty-six incredible, championship holes. These have made Keystone one of the nation’s most respected golf resorts. Imagine teeing off what is seemingly the edge of the world, launching your ball into the light, clear, Rocky Mountain air. At Keystone, you’re in for some of the greatest golfing of your life…in one of the most spectacular settings you’ll ever experience.
Challenge yourself and take your game to a higher level on this classic mountain golf course. Winding through lodgepole pines, around sage meadows and across a nine-acre lake, this par-72 golf course features slight elevation changes and many bunkers. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., Keystone Ranch Golf Course follows the legendary links-style of a Scottish course on the front nine, while the back nine presents a traditional mountain valley layout. Total yardage is 5,582 - 7,090.
"We use our vision to reveal and sculpt the course inherent in each site so golfers can enjoy the challenges and wonders of the game." - Robert Trent Jones, Jr
The Keystone Ranch clubhouse features lockers rooms and a fully-stocked golf shop offering signature golf apparel, golf clubs, and accessories from top manufacturers. Keystone Ranch Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and apres golf food and beverages every day during the golf season. Enjoy some of the best views in Summit County on our deck overlooking the back nine.
Practice facility access and practice balls are included in the golf fees for all guests. The practice facility includes a putting green, practice bunker, and driving range.
The River Course
This par-71, Hurdzan-Fry course brings an element of drama to your game. The par-35 front nine is oriented around the path of the Snake River and the par-36 back nine winds through a lodgepole pine forest. Impressive elevation changes, variable bunkers, water hazards, and five sets of tees on each hole combine to challenge golfers of all abilities. The 16th hole features a 194-foot elevation drop from tee to green and the scenic 18th hole offers 12 bunkers and spectacular views of Lake Dillon. Add to that the magnificent views of snow-capped peaks and wildlife and it’s easy to see this is a golfing experience unlike any other. Total yardage is 4,762 - 6,886.
"Our philosophy is to design golf courses that stir the spirit, exceed expectation and defy understanding. In doing this, golf becomes a complex puzzle requiring strength, skill and strategy - set in an environment of unquestioning beauty, yet subject to the irrepressible forces of nature." - Dr. Michael Hurdzan
The River Course clubhouse features the Golf Shop and The Grill. The golf shop is fully-stocked with signature golf apparel, golf clubs, and accessories from top manufacturers. The River Course Grill is open daily during the golf season for breakfast, lunch, and apres golf - come by after your round for a happy hour drink at the bar or on our sunny patio.
Practice facility access and practice balls are included in the golf fees for all guests. The practice facility includes a putting green, practice bunker and driving range.
Frisco Disc Golf
Play golf in Frisco? As many of you know Frisco does not have a golf course but it does have a beautifully constructed Peak One Disc Golf Course. Played much like golf, discs are thrown and whoever is furthers goes again first. Your par is based on the amount of times you throw the disc. Instead of a hole in the ground like regular golf, there are baskets or objects you must tag. Disc rentals are available at various retailers in town. Located on the Frisco Peninsula next to the soccer and softball fields.
Indoor Practice Golf Facility
Get on top of your golf swing with the indoor golf facility in the Dillon Mall. This area includes a practice hitting net, video analysis which shows ball speed, club speed, swing path (degrees in to out, square, out to in), club face angle, impact on club face, spin, swing tempo, and visual driving range. You are welcome to bring your own clubs to practice or use the clubs provided. This is an excellent tool to improving your golf game. Beginner lessons are available by appointment. For more information call 970.468.0153.