Top Travel Destinations for Golfers
Golfing is indeed one of the most popular activities for those who want to relax while on a getaway, and surely, it will get every one of us thinking – are there travel destinations here in the state that will let me play my favorite sport?
Well, here in Washington, that wouldn’t be a problem. Whether you are here for business or recreation, this state has you covered. You can enjoy a relaxing round on your favorite course or close your business deals over a round of golf.
So if you’re looking to bring your golf clubs on your next business trip or vacation, you must first take a look at our “best-of” list. Check these destinations out so you can decide where to book your stay, right away:
1. Walla Walla
Walla Walla is home to some of the most awesome greens. With Wine Valley Golf course serving as one of the premiere courses in the state you can enjoy a round that will be both enjoyable and challenging. If you’re looking for something more low key there is Veteran’s Memorial Golf Course and Milton-Freewater golf course located to the south of Walla Walla. Both courses will provide a great day on the links.
Seattle is one of the top destinations in Washington for a number of reasons, and you should definitely plan on visiting it on your trip. It is an excellent place for anyone who wants to experience a number of highly-rated golf courses. If you’re up for a short drive while in Seattle, we recommend heading to Tacoma to play Chambers Bay, home of the 2015 US Open.
3. Lake Chelan
If you’re visiting Lake Chelan, Washington for recreation then adding in a round of golf is a great option. Lake Chelan is considered a “golfer’s dream destination” with its stunning course views. Lake Chelan is home to many golfing opportunities and the courses here are favorites of players of all skill levels.
Blaine is a small town situated near the Canadian border and is home to the Semiahmoo Spit, the thin strip of land between Semiahmoo Bay and Drayton Harbor. This small strip is host to two golf course the Semiahmoo Golf and Country Club and the Birch Bay Village Golf Course. Enjoy the wonderful sceneries that Blaine offers – this is the perfect place for your get-together where you can also hit some golf balls!
5. Columbia Gorge
A beautiful view of the Columbia River is what awaits you here. So many courses to choose from when you choose to visit Columbia Gorge to unwind with your clubs. The surroundings are so relaxing and close to nature that you should not be surprised if you are joined by some of the abundant wildlife in the area.
There are many other places you can and must visit but these five above are on the top of the list. You can finally decide where you are going to spend your next weekend with your family and friends. The golf sport boomed in popularity nowadays and now, as travel returns, you can always do your new hobby even when you are away.
Plan your golf trips early and please make sure you have your favorite headcovers for your golf clubs with you to protect your golf clubs !