High Country Golfing
Golf in the high country is an experience like no other! Try your swing at almost 10,000 feet. Golfers of any ability will enjoy discovering that balls will fly through the thinner air with a noticeable ease compared to sea level. Summit County is home to several world class golf-courses, all open to the public. Come enjoy an afternoon on the greens with the mountains in the backdrop!
Breckenridge Golf Club: Designed by the infamous Jack Nicklaus, the Breckenridge Golf Club hosts 27 holes with a driving range as well as two putting greens. While this public course is available from dusk until dawn, guests will be pleased to find that there are both twilight and happy hour rates available seven days per week. Publications have rated the Breckenridge course as the “best mountain course” in the country. With incredible views and surrounding wildlife, visitors will surely understand why!
Keystone: The Keystone area offers two courses for visitors to enjoy—The River Course and The Ranch Course. Each 18 hole course highlights the beautiful surroundings of the Snake River Valley, and boasts stunning views from every green!
Copper Creek Golf Club: Noted as the highest national championship golf course at 9,600 feet, the Copper Creek Golf Club winds itself through the Copper Mountain Ski Resort. With 18-holes for golfers to explore, Copper Creek highlights a true mountain golf experience in Colorado.
The Raven at Three Peaks: Soak up spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains at this course located just north of Silverthorne. Offering the most difficult slope rating in Summit County, The Raven is challenging and beautiful.