Located just 90 minutes Northeast of Toronto, the City of Kawartha Lakes and its many charming communities are nestled amongst beautiful lakes, winding rivers, scenic farmland and pristine wilderness. With over 250 lakes and rivers, an extensive 800km network of trails, and an abundance of recreation areas all set amidst a scenic natural landscape, Kawartha Lakes offers both refuge and outdoor adventure for enthusiasts of all ages.

In Kawartha Lakes the arts and culture scene is rich and alive. From the grass-roots talent of our local artists and artisans, to the dedicated triplethreat performers at our local theatre productions, to the many year round cultural festivals, Kawartha Lakes has the scene covered.

Explore our unique heritage here in Kawartha Lakes as history comes alive at the many intricate museums scattered throughout the region. Visitors of all ages will love exploring attractions like the Olde Gaol Museum, Kawartha Settlers Village, and the Horseless Carriage Museum or taking a unique tour on the Town Trolley of historic downtown Lindsay.

In Kawartha Lakes, regardless of how long you stay, there’s plenty to see and do in our natural four season outdoor playground. Whether your priority is fresh air, relaxation or a chance to connect with the pleasures of a small community, take advantage of all Kawartha Lakes has to offer. The more you experience the best of Kawartha Lakes, the longer you’ll want to stay … and the sooner you’ll be back! To learn more and get your free map and events guide, call 1-866-397-6673 or visit us online at www.explorekawarthalakes.com.

Golfing in Kawartha Lakes

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Book you next tee time here, Kawartha Lakes is a golfer’s paradise with dozens of excellent golf courses framed by the peace and tranquility ofLindsay-Golf--Country-Club nature.

We offer a number of 9 and 18 hole courses, many of which are public or semi-private. Many are situated lakeside and along with the sparkling summer sun, provide the perfect backdrop to a day on the greens.

Kawartha Lakes Golf Directory


Black Diamond Golf Club

Black Diamond is a par 72 championship golf course with four tee decks, carved out of the deep woods and the foothills of the Kawartha Oakridge Moraine. While soaking in the surrounding vistas, golfers are welcomed to an incredible golf experience and a spectacular view.

Location: 705 Pontypool Rd., Pontypool        Telephone: 1-888-932-2005    Website: www.blackdiamondgolfclub.ca


 Lindsay Golf & Country Club

Voted the area’s finest, this Graham Cooke designed golf course features a blend of parkland and links-style holes, 5 sets of tees, an exceptional practice facility, and a fully-stocked Pro Shop with CPGA professionals.

Location: 282 Lindsay St. S., Lindsay            Telephone: 705-328-2258            Website: www.lindsaygolf.ca


 Oliver’s Nest Golf & Country Club

Built on 180 acres of gently rolling lands. Many holes are routed around and beside the quiet meandering of the Mariposa Brook, the principle watercourse for over 200 000 square miles of Ontario’s heartland. Stands of century old trees are  found throughout the property. Oliver’s Nest is a truly outstanding championship caliber golf experience, Come, See and Experience for Yourself.

Location: 1075 Hwy. 7, Oakwood              Telephone: 1-888-833-8787      Website: www.golfoliversnest.ca/?mobile=0


Wolf Run Golf Course

Situated near the shorelines of Lake Scugog; this semi-private facility is a beautifully manicured 18 holes, par 72 facility. The course Marshals and 9-minute tee times will provide you with an enjoyable pace of play. There are CPGA professionals on staff to offer lessons and clinics. Combined with tightly fashioned holes cut through the natural beauty of the Kawarthas, it is no wonder Wolf Run is often considered ‘the jewel of the Kawartha’s’.

Location: 51 Golf Course Rd., Janetville    Telephone: 1-888-321- WOLF (9653)   Website: www.wolfrungolfcourse.com


 Crestwood Golf Club

This unique 9 hole layout incorperates double tees on every hole so that when you play the back nine, the holes play completely different then the front. This allows the seasoned player to play 18 different and challenging holes as well as giving the new or average golfer a chance to play from tees that fit their game. This 5800 yard course is easy to walk and allows you to enjoy the peace and quiet of the surrounding countryside.

Location: 27 Little Britain Rd., Manilla          Telephone: 1-888-411-2160       Website: www.crestwoodgolfclub.com


 Deer Run Golf Course

Located in the heart of the Kawartha Lakes district, Deer Run Golf Course offers a pleasant golf experience for golfers of all levels. An easy course to walk surrounded by tall birch trees and the Mariposa River.

Location: 10 Brook St., Little Britain                Telephone: 705-328-3781          Website: www.deerrungolfcourse.ca


 Eganridge Inn and Spa

Eganridge is best described in ‘Tee-Off’ magazine as “having impeccable course maintenance and Poanna grass in perfect condition. Winding 2635 yards through pristine forests and unspoiled wetland areas, the par 35, nine-hole course which is laid out in Scottish links style, is a true pleasure to play”.

Location: 26 Country Club Dr., Fenelon Falls    Telephone: 1-888-452-5111    Website: www.eganridge.com


 Whitetail Golf & Country Club Estates

Nestled in the heart of protected woodlands, rolling hills, mature trees, creeks and ponds, Whitetail Golf Club provides an exceptional experience for all golfers.  This wonderfully manicured 18 hole Championship Golf Course offers beautifully conditioned bent grass greens, tee decks and fairways.

Location: 935 Elm Tree Rd., Lindsay             Telephone: 705-328-1616        Website: www.whitetailgolf.ca


 Links on Monck’s Landing Golf Course

Monck’s Landing is a “links-style” layout, inspired by the classic golf courses of the British Isles: treeless, rolling terrain, pot bunkers, high fescue rough. The visual focal point  is the unique stone barn which occupies a central vantage point on the course. Recalling the mills which dot the landscape of “the old country”, the barn provides an authentically stately echo of the links tradition Monck’s Landing has strived to recreate.

Location: 155 Hilton’s Point Rd., Norland   Telephone: 705-454-0591      Website: www.monkslanding.com


 Byrnell Golf Club

The natural features of the Kawartha Lakes region are prevelant in this course overlooking Cameron Lake. The 9-hole course offers a challenge for players of all ages.

Location: 192 Cty. Rd. 8, Fenelon Falls    Telephone: 1-877-856-5573    Website: www.byrnellgolfclub.com


Balsam Lake Family Golf

This 9 hole par 3 Family Course features 160 yards with an executive 9 hole 3000 yard course. Situated on 85 acres with great frontage on Kawartha Lakes Hwy #48 Balsam Lake Golf is a great destination when you are in Cottage Country with your family or friends.

Location: 2045 Hwy. 48, Kirkfield      Telephone: 705-879-7142             


Sturgeon Point Golf Club

Established in 1899 this semi-private nine hole par 36 course was designed by C.E. Robinson. Locaed 9 kilometers south of Fenelon Falls adjacent to the historic village of Sturgeon Point this course offers a driving range, boat docking facilities and more!

Location: 78 Golf Links Rd. Sturgeon Point    Telephone: 705-887-3144   Website: www.sturgeonpoint.com/golf