Take a drive to Ontario’s golf getaway country. Kawarthas Northumberland is home to a number of tee-rific courses that score well for enjoyment by every level of player. Book a round and you’ll be happy to discover less golfer traffic, lower green fees and easy access from the GTA. Below is a front nine pick of some of the region’s best public courses. This list includes Timber Ridge near Brighton, which was again voted one of the Top 50 public courses in Ontario.
The Wildfire Invitational
Par Excellence: The Wildfire Invitational
Kawarthas Northumberland is proud to host The Wildfire Invitational. This event features 128 CPGA professionals and 64 amateur golfers, and is your opportunity to get close to the incredible talents of players from around the globe including: Canada, Australia, the United States and South Africa. These players are vying to earn one of five positions on the WEB.COM TOUR that will in turn earn them a shot at the PGA Tour. Here’s link to Wildfire which is a beautiful private golf club on the south shore of Stoney Lake.
Here is an alphabetical listing of the top regional golf courses. They are presented in a clockwise fashion from the northwest to the southwest.
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Black Diamond Golf Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 72 • 6090 yards
Crestwood Golf Club
Public 9 hole course with double tees • Par 70 • 5626 yards
Lindsay Golf & Country Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 72 • 6195 yards
Wolf Run Golf Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 72 • 6267 yards
Near Bobcaygeon and Fenelon Falls
Near Peterborough and Lakefield
Katchiwano Golf Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 71 • 5145 yards
Kawartha Golf & Country Club
Semi-private 18 hole course • Par 73 • 6245 yards
Keystone Links Golf & Country Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 71 • 5964 yards
Liftlock Golf & Country Club
Public 18 hole course • Executive Par 60 • 3328 yards
Pine Crest Golf & Country Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 71 • 6642 yards
Quarry Golf Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 72 • 5532 yards
Tamarac Golf & Country Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 72 • 6002 yards
Near Norwood & Havelock
Oakland Greens Golf & Country Club
Semi-Private 18 hole course • Par 71 • 6260 yards
Near Port Hope and Cobourg
Ash Brook Golf Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 72 • 6070 yards
Dalewood Golf Club
Public 18 hole course • Par 71 • 5713 yards
Stay and Play
Save a little green
Book a Stay & Play Package at one of these fine resorts, hotels and B&Bs in the region.
Eganridge Inn & Spa
Winding 3003 yards through pristine forests and unspoiled wetland areas, this nine-hole course is a true pleasure.
Six Foot Bay Resort
For those enthusiasts who can take in a round midweek, Six Bay Resort offers an excellent overnight package.
Bellmere Winds Golf Course
An overnight plus breakfast is included in this package at Bellmere Winds Golf Course.
Wildfire Golf Club
The Village Inn
Pine Vista Resort
These three resorts are privileged to offer guests golf opportunities at Wildfire.
Shelter Valley Pines Golf Club
Ste. Anne’s Spa
Pine Ridge Golf & Country Club / Timber Ridge Golf Course
Warkworth Golf Club
Pine Ridge Golf & Country Club / Salt Creek Golf Links
Warkworth Golf Club
The Gallery Bed & Breakfast
Port Hope Golf & Country Club
Woodland Gardens Bed & Breakfast
Baxter Creek Golf Club
Best Western Otonabee Inn
Weekend or weekday overnight packages available to enjoy this 6600 yard championship course.