The Carrick on Loch Lomond - loch holes
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - loch holes
The closing holes at The Carrick on Loch Lomond play beside Loch Lomond. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - clubhouse
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - clubhouse
The clubhouse at The Carrick on Loch Lomond features full locker rooms, dining and spa facilities. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 8
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 8
The par-5 eighth hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond is a slight dogleg left that plays toward the Ben Lomond mountain in the distance. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 10
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 10
The short par-4 10th hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond trudges uphill and is well-guarded by bunkers. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 10
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 10
The back nine at The Carrick on Loch Lomond features holes that play both beside the loch and well above it. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 16
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 16
The par-3 16th hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond is short and sweet. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 12
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 12
The par-5 12th hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond is well protected by pot bunkers. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 15
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 15
The par-5 15th hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond plays beside the loch. Courtesy of DeVere Hotels
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 14
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 14
The 14th hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond is a downhill par 3. Courtesy of DeVere Hotels
The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 17
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The Carrick on Loch Lomond - hole 17
The par-4 17th hole at The Carrick on Loch Lomond plays beside the loch. Brandon Tucker/Golf Advisor
Cameron House - Loch Lomond
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Cameron House - Loch Lomond
De Vere's five-star Cameron House hugs the shores of Loch Lomond. Courtesy De Vere Hotels
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The Carrick delivers spectacular resort golf to the shores of Loch Lomond

WEST DUNBARTONSHIRE, Scotland -- Just a few minutes south of famous Loch Lomond Golf Club is a resort course anyone can play: The Carrick on Loch Lomond, part of the luxurious Cameron House Hotel. The course opened in 2007 and was designed by Canadian architect Doug Carrick. It plays to 7,082 yards from the back set of five tee boxes.

The course's opening holes play on relatively flat, inland ground with a good amount of water hazards and bunkers. After the par-5 eighth hole, a gorgeous dogleg left with the Ben Lomond mountain serving as a backdrop, the ninth trudges uphill toward the "highlands." The next several holes play on high ground before the par-3 14th hole, a straight shot downhill toward the loch's shores. The remaining holes play along the loch until the 18th heads back inland toward the clubhouse.

The Carrick is open to both resort guests and the general public, and golf groups can inquire about staying in the main Cameron House Hotel a mile from the golf course, or stay on site in new villas built at the golf club. There is a spa, restaurant and full driving range and short game area on site.

Brandon Tucker is the Sr. Managing Editor for GolfPass and was the founding editor of Golf Advisor in 2014, he was the managing editor for Golf Channel Digital's Courses & Travel. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and nearly 600 golf courses worldwide. While he's played some of the most prestigious courses in the world, Tucker's favorite way to play the game is on a great muni in under three hours. Follow Brandon on Twitter at @BrandonTucker and on Instagram at @btuck34.
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The Carrick delivers spectacular resort golf to the shores of Loch Lomond