Your perfect golf getaway awaits

Panoramic Adirondack High Peaks scenery, coupled with lush fairways and well-manicured greens, make for that one of a kind golfing experience that is totally unique to Lake Placid. Locals warn that with spectacular views like these, people have trouble keeping their heads down - it's a real challenge to keep your eye on the ball.

Signature golf courses with an historic past

Our golf heritage has been around since the 1800s, marking it among America’s firsts. History buffs will tell you some of golf's greats have refined their games and even designed the courses here in Lake Placid. Names like Ben Hogan, Joe Kirkwood Sr., Seymour Dunn, and Lake Placid native Craig Wood have put their stamp on and left their legacy here in Lake Placid. Choosing any of the golf courses near Lake Placid is a hole in one! 

  • Whiteface Club & Resort Golf Course - John Van Kleek and Walter Hagen
  • Lake Placid Club Links Course - Seymour Dunn
  • Lake Placid Club Mountain Course - Alexander Findlay and Alister MacKenzie
  • Lake Placid Club Pristine 9 - Alexander Findlay
  • Craig Wood Golf course - Seymour Dunn
  • Saranac Inn golf course - Seymour Dunn (Dunn considered this one his masterpiece!)
  • Saranac Lake Golf Club - Alexander Findlay

These public courses offer beginners and experts both wooded mountain courses and Scottish links. Several courses have Executive Length Holes, and all are around par 72. So plan that perfect day, and call up your buddies or your family; they won’t want to the miss the chance to hit that hole in one golf vacation.

a man puts a golf ball in front of a mountain range on a sunny day.
three children practice swinging golf clubs at a small driving range with an adult man on a sunny day.
A focused shot from the flag of a man hitting a golf ball in front of a massive mountain range.
two boys shrug on golf club carriers in front of a golf course lodge.
a man hits a golf ball next to a golf cart in front of a golf course building.

A hole in one

Our scenic courses are unforgettable locations for weddings and other events. Plan your wedding in Lake Placid and celebrate a memorable round on one of the golf courses near Lake Placid with your friends on the day of or weekend of the big event. Lake Placid's luxurious spas and outstanding wedding services will make your special day extraordinary and hassle free, so you can spend your time on more important things — friends, family, relaxation, and of course, golf and more golf!

Lake Placid's wealth of activities shine in any season; there is so much to do that everyone can find something to enjoy here. After the game, the opportunity to unwind at any one of Lake Placid's restaurants and rest up for another big day of golf on memorable courses is a guaranteed treat.

Results for "Golf in Lake Placid"

Whiteface Club & Resort Golf Course
373 Whiteface Inn Lane, Lake Placid
(518) 523-7888
Craig Wood Golf Course
141 Country Club Lane, Lake Placid
(518) 523-9811
Lake Placid Club Golf Courses
88 Morningside Drive, Lake Placid
(518) 523-4460
Saranac Lake Golf Club
Route 86, Sara-Placid Highway, Ray Brook
(518) 891-2675
Saranac Inn Golf & Country Club
125 County Route 46, Saranac Lake
(518) 891-1402