What better way to take in the majestic views of the mountains than on a golf course. Summit County has no shortfall of great golf courses, with five championship layouts that are all within short drives of one another. All five Colorado golf courses offer a challenge whether you are a novice or advanced player. Here are some of the features and quick facts for each of the golf courses in the area:
Great public golf course that will exceed your expectations.
18 Holes - Par 72 - Back Tees 7,413 Yards
Slope - 146
Rating - 74.2
Tom Lehman and Hurzdan/Fry Design
Only municiple (public) golf course in the world designed by Jack Nicklaus.
27 Holes - Back tee total yardage -10,822
The Bear Nine Par 36, The Beaver Nine Par 36 and The Elk Nine Par 36
Course plays at 9,300 ft elevation
Jack Nicklaus course design
Great layout that is fun to play and slightly easier than its sister course the Ranch Course.
A classic Robert Trent Jones Jr. design with a classic mountain feel makes this a gem to play.
18 Holes - Par 72, Back tees 7,090 yards
Shorter golf course with spectacular views. Course has a mix of links and mountain styled holes.
18 Holes - Par 69, Back tees 6176 Yards
Slope - 124
Rating - 67.6
Pete and Perry Dye course design