Surrey is home to some of the best golf courses in the lower mainland. With over 600 green spaces, parks and trails, the beauty of Surrey’s golf courses are unparallelled. Explore and test out Surrey’s diverse selection of courses that vary from championship to executive courses, as well as featuring pitch and putts and driving ranges. Here is our list of Surrey’s top 5 golf courses.
Strategic minds will find solace at the Morgan Creek Golf Course, created by Thomas McBroom. Morgan Creek has been named in the top 50 golf courses in Canada, and one of the best places to play by SCOREgolf magazine and Golf Digest respectively. Enjoy 18 holes with a par of 72, challenged by rolling bent grass fairways and white sand bunkers. A brilliant mind will appreciate a round of golf accompanied by a walk through the natural surroundings and abundant wildlife.
For the PGA dreamer, Northview Golf and Country Club is perfect. Host of the PGA tour seven times over, the courses designed by legendary King of Golf Arnold Palmer provide a challenge paired with stunning scenery. With fantastic views of the North Shore Mountains, marshes, grasslands and streams peppering the sides of the courses, these courses are sure to wow any golfer. Test your game in a round of 18 holes spread over two courses, then stay for dinner at the Duffey’s Sports Grill, seated on a patio overlooking the green.
One of BC’s first golf courses is a must see and try at the Peace Portal Golf Course, located minutes from the border. Peace Portal features a classic layout with 18 holes and a par of 72. Enjoy the challenging 17th hole while admiring the old-growth cedars that line every hole. The 17th hole is infamous for it’s difficulty in both accuracy and distance. A 350-yard drive is made more difficult with a target surrounded by water. With a large lake to the left, and the Campbell River flowing along the right and in front of your green, you’ve never tackled a drive quite like this one.
Hazelmere is you mecca of summertime activity. A beautiful green golf course, award winning clubhouse and indoor tennis courts make for the perfect day out with friends. Hazelmere is known as one of the premier golf courses in the Metro Vancouver area, and the championship facilities are open to both public players and tournaments. The scenic views can be enjoyed both from the course and clubhouse that features banquet rooms fit for weddings, corporate events and celebrations. Hazelmere features lots of practice facilities such as a large driving range to perfect your swing before you hit embark on 9 or 18 holes of golf.
Nico Wynd Golf Course is a great place to spend a sunny morning. This golf course features 9 holes, and runs along the Nicomekl River for stunning views. Nico Wynd is a great course for golfers of all skill and experience levels. With a mixture of holes varying in degrees of skill and distance, Nico Wynd has something for everyone. After an exhilarating game of golf, Nico Wynd neighbours the Clubhouse Grille complete with a patio overlooking the course, a fantastic way to wrap up a day filled with pitch, putt and drive.