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About

Holes 18
Type Semi-Private
Par 72
Length 6803 yards
Slope 131
Rating 71.7

Due to its immaculately maintained greens, Cranbook Golf Club is one of the most highly rated public courses in the area. It is also lucky enough to receive the most hours of sunshine in all of British Columbia. These are the two main factors in spurring the course's loyal following. The mature parkland layout is tough but also beautiful with towering evergreens framing the view of each hole. Cranbook Golf Club's most challenging features of the layout are the undulating fairways that are lined with trees. The greens are large and fast and many of the holes are tight but there are a few that are more open. The signature hole is the par-4 12th, which first requires a tee shot to an uphill dogleg fairway and then an approach shot that clears the grass before the well bunkered green.

Course Details

Year Built 1951
Fairways Bluegrass Grass
Greens Bentgrass/Annual Bluegrass
Golf Season Early April - Mid October
Architect Les Furber Design

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes - $11.25 - $17.00
Clubs Yes
GPS No
Pull-carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Bunker Yes
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Fivesomes Allowed No
Single Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse

Reviews

4.0
9 Reviews (9)
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Reviews 3
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing

Reasonable value for overall experience

Traveling as part of a larger group, we choose to stop and play at Cranbrook because of a coupon with the golf Canada card. Overall, the round cost each of us $50, and for that amount it was a great deal.
Large practice putting green right outside the clubhouse, small chipping area with club balls and a driving range with plenty of stalls. The staff were highly approachable, patient and well mannered. The pro shop is fully stocked but not cluttered. The food was great and the waitress had great information to help us find a good beer after our round.
The course was fair but challenging. Fairways were in great shape, dry but soft. No major gouges or soft spots. The tee boxes and greens were in rougher shape, definitely needing more care and protection over the winter.

I would definitely return and play this course again.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 2
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Nice course

Nice course for the money but painfully slow. No Marshall out there looking after pace of play. So slow I was ready to walk off the course.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Very nice course

Very nice course, convenient location, I rode but it would of been easy to walk. Course played harder than it looked. Excellent shape.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 15
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Average weather
Used cart

Bumpy fairways

Good value, the staff are very friendly, fairways very bumpy.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good course. Decent condition.

Disappointed we never seen the beverage cart out for our entire round??

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 5
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Walked

Cranbrook Golf AOK!

Great day golfing. Super Great Value and a great course to walk.
Not extremely difficult but in very nice condition and we walked it in less than 4 hours.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 20
Handicap 5-9
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice greens, bumpy fairways and cart paths

Nice greens, bumpy fairways and cart paths

Enjoyed playing the course, great value.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser

Good (old style ) course in acceptable shape with good greens and great value

I enjoyed playing the course, pace was great, condition OK , greens good and well worth the cost, A fine addition and contrast to all the great new courses in the Kootenay Rockies

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Difficulty Extremely Challenging
Played On
Reviews 14
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
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Verified Purchaser

great walking course

we had a great time at this course, the people were great and very helpful. We like to walk ,so we found this course great as it is not to hilly.

Conditions Average
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Difficulty Moderate
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