When the winter thaws out, golfers everywhere dig out their golf bags, dust off their clubs and make haste for the nearest course to tee off the spring. Vermont offers a variety of unique and challenging country golf clubs set against the stunning backdrop of the green mountains. In addition, many of Vermont's ski areas and resorts offer golf, so skiers and snowboarders can trade in their winter jackets for a collared shirt and hit the resort golf courses in the off-season.
Forget flat and otherwise boring courses. Vermont golf courses are challenging and scenic with hole designs that can bogey even the seasoned pro. Need to improve your game? Golf instructors, pro shops, driving ranges and practice greens are widely available to help you work up to that hole-in-one.
New to the sport? Several Vermont golf courses offer golf camps for juniors and beginners to learn how to play golf.
Whether you're looking to play a leisurely game of 18 with friends on the weekend or just a lightning round on the back 9 during your lunch break, there's a course not far away. Here's a quick guide to finding the fairways and tee times near Brattleboro, Wilmington and Bennington, Vermont.
Mount Snow Golf Club, West Dover, VT Public welcome: Yes Greens fees (18-holes): $49 midweek w/ cart, $36 walking, $75 weekend Open: May - October (Top 5 in Vermont) Single Membership: Starts at $999
Haystack Golf Club, Wilmington, VT Public welcome: Yes Greens fees (18-holes): $55 (Mon-Fri), $85 (Sat-Sun) - Twilight deals after 3pm Open: May-November Single Membership: Starts at $1140 (walking)
Brattleboro Country Club, Brattleboro, VT Public welcome: Yes Greens fees (18-holes): $45.00 (Mon-Thur), $60 (Fri-Sun) Open: Late March-Nov Single Membership: Starts at $1495
Mt. Anthony Country Club, Bennington, VT Type: Public Open: April - November, 7 am to 8 pm Cost for 18-holes: $45 (Mon-Thur), $55 (Fri-Sun Single Membership: Starts at $1450
After a long day on the links come relax in one of our short-term vacation rentals, just a short trip from the 18th green.