Detroit Lakes Golf Courses :: Minnesota Golf Vacation
Hit the links at any of over a dozen beautiful Detroit Lakes golf courses within 20 miles of the new BEST WESTERN PREMIER The Lodge On Lake Detroit resort hotel and spa. Eight golf courses are under ten miles away, with three less than five miles and just a few minutes from the hotel. River Hills Golf Course, Maple Hills Golf Course, Forest Hills Golf Course, and Ironman Golf Course are the closest, at five miles or less from The Lodge on Lake Detroit.
Whether visiting for leisure or business, you'll enjoy time you spend at these fine Detroit Lakes golf courses and country clubs.
Note that the selection list is in alphabetical order and indicates the distance to the golf course or country club. For those who wish to scroll the entire list, it is in order by distance from the hotel.
Detroit Lakes Golf Courses listed by distance from the hotel:
River Hills Golf Course 3.2 miles
14799 US Highway 59, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501, (218) 847-1223
River Hills Golf Course, a 9-hole course, is set among rolling wooded hills just south of Detroit Lakes.
Maple Hills Golf Course 3.7 miles [Detroit Lakes Golf Package]
12561 Golf Course Rd, Frazee, MN, (218) 847-9532
Maple Hills Golf Course is a 9 hole par 36, 3023 yard course located east of Detroit Lakes.
Forest Hills Golf Course 4.1 miles [Detroit Lakes Golf Package]
22931 185th St, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501, (218) 439-6400
Forest Hills Golf Course offers a challenging golf experience on its professionally designed 18 Hole Championship Golf Course. Start your morning with a few practice swings on our driving range and spend the rest of the morning on the professionally designed, 18 hole championship golf course. Located in the heart of lake country, Forest Hills Golf Course lies within a unique transition zone where gently rolling hills and vast prairie blend together creating one of nature's finest pieces of work. The scenic view promise to make this a truly memorable golfing experience.
Ironman Golf Course 5.2 miles [Detroit Lakes Golf Package]
20664 County Highway 21, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501, (218) 847-5592
Ironman is the longest par 3 course in the nation with 1500 feet of lakefront. The tree-lined fairways challenge golfers at all levels.
Lakeview Executive Golf Course 6.0 miles [Detroit Lakes Golf Package]
24962 County Highway 22, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501, (218) 847-8942
A unique 18 hole course that opened in 1980, the Lakeview Course plays to par of 31-33-64, with nine par three holes, eight par four holes and a closing par five. The picturesque Detroit Lakes golf course features large greens, with traps bordering all 18 holes. The golfer is offered some spectacular views, especially from the tee area (situated at the highest point on the two courses) at the 7th hole. While the yardage may appear to be short, the course is deceptively difficult. A club house, driving range, a practice area and green are all a part of the Lakeview Complex.
Pine to Palm Golf Course 6.0 miles [Detroit Lakes Golf Package]
24962 County Highway 22, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501, (218) 847-8942
Completed in 1916, the Pine to Palm Golf Course is one of Minnesota's finest resort area layouts. The rolling terrain and trees which line each fairway make the Pine to Palm Course (par is 36-35-71) a challenging test of golf. One of Minnesota's three "resort circuit" golf tournaments - the Pine to Palm - is played at Detroit Lakes each August and attracts an excellent field. Qualifying rounds are medal play, with match play following in the championship, Senior Division and numbered flights.
Wildflower Golf Course 7.9 miles [Detroit Lakes Golf Package]
19790 County Highway 20, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501, (218) 439-3357
From the moment you set foot on Wildflower, you'll realize this is a special place to play the game of golf. Designed by Joel Goldstrand, one of the premier golf course architects in the Midwest, the course's distinctive "Prairie Links" design is unique in Minnesota. Players may see the open prairie as a chance to "let'r fly", but beware of Wildflower's 86 bunkers and vast expanses of prairie grass, which are difficult challenges at best. A course rating of 74.2 and a Slope rating of 139 from the "tips" ranks Wildflower among the State's most challenging courses. Designed with four sets of bent grass tees, the course promises all levels a truly enjoyable experience.
Rolling Hills Golf Course 15.1 miles
49930 County Highway 9, Pelican Rapids, MN, (218) 532-2214
Rolling Hills Golf Course is a challenging par 35 golf course that has plenty of water holes and sand traps. 9 holes, par 35 (2,775 yards). Cart and club rentals, concessions, tournament bookings.
Perham Lakeside Country Club 17.0 miles
2727 450th St, Perham, MN, (218) 346-6070
Perham Lakeside Country Club consists of three nine-hole courses, Maple, Oak, and Pine, each with distinctive and challenging holes that offer something for players of all skill levels. The courses were built on hilly terrain, so you can expect many changes in elevation and uneven lies. The greens are fast, and the fairways are narrow. There are many trees that can alter your shots as well as numerous sand bunkers incorporated into the course's design. The signature hole is the #2 on the Oak course, a 165-yard, par 3, requiring a tee shot over a lake to a peninsula green.
Green Valley Golf Course 18.7 miles
15299 CO Hwy 6, Lake Park, MN 56554, (218)532-7447
9 holes, par 35 golf course. Men's tees 2,800 yards and Ladies tees 2,300 yards.Closest to mountainous golf in CREA. Water in play on five holes. Three sets of tees. Challenge for all golf levels. Club and cart rentals, concessions, Men and Ladies' Nights, special arrangements for group play.
Lida Greens Golf Course 18.8 miles
22950 State Highway 108, Pelican Rapids, MN, (218) 863-1531
Lida Greens Golf Course was designed and built by Jack Hilber, a member of the North Dakota Golf Hall of Fame. The course is located 4 miles east of Pelican Rapids, MN on the Southwest Shore of Lake Lida. Ther nine hole executive course was built to take advantage of the natural lay and hazards of the land and several greens and tees provide a spectacular view of Lake Lida. Open for golf seven days a week from sunup to sundown except during lightning conditions. Season opens in early May and ends in mid October.
Birchwood Golf Course 19.6 miles
19711 430th St, Pelican Rapids, MN, (218) 863-6486
This great nine hole course is well maintained and has excellent greens. Constructed over rolling terrain, the fairways vary in width and some are tree lined. The layout of Birchwood Golf Course emphasizes shot making and short game play, rather than power and distance.