Now all those who thought Vermont is all about adrenaline pumping skiing and snowboarding, I am here to prove you wrong. Though skiing is the most popular leisure activity in Vermont, golf cannot be left far behind. With panoramic views and astounding landscape, Vermont has on offer one the best golfing experiences all across the United States. And when talking about golf, the Country Club of Barice cannot be far behind. Founded in 1924, it is a golfer’s paradise. With the stunning view of the Vermont landscape as it’s background, you have to live the Barice experience to feel it. But for those looking for some exclusivity, the Brattleboro Country Club is meant for you. It is a membership operated club providing a professional atmosphere and an immaculately well maintained 18 hole golf course. And if Ayn Rand was to write about it, she sure would have loved the “integrity” of the place as it relies and follows the natural shape of the rolling hill tops without being overtly tailored. It has a driving range, practice area and a well stocked pro-shop making golf a pleasurable experience. Mentioning golf courses, how can I forget Vermont’s best public golf course- The Green Mountain National Golf Course. Located in Central Vermont, it offers activities specifically designed for ladies. Ladies do have fun all the time. With its gently sloping fairways, it offers myriad challenges in elevation making it an intriguing game.
The centuries old rock formations carved out by glaciers, are worth a teeing break. But golfing without proper equipment is like fishing without a rod. To enrich your golfing experience, The Green Mountain National Golf Course has a well stocked pro-shop with all the latest golf equipments, logo apparels and full range of men’s and women’s rental clubs. Talking of golf courses in Vermont, one can’t help but mention the Killington Golf Course. This 18 hole championship course is designed by the renowned course architect, Geoffrey Cornish. It’s rushing snowmelt stream and great changes in elevation make for an exciting game.
Spread over 6186 yards of lush green grass, this par 72 course offers something for everyone, be it any skill or any handicap. But before you ahead to this amazing and one of the most famous golf courses in Vermont, a caveat- make sure you have proper golf attire on. And if you are still not sure which of the golf courses in Vermont is ideal for you, I bet the Mount Snow would be to everybody’s liking. Locates near Stowe, it offers and idyllic vacation experience.
Spread over 100 acres of well groomed land, it has a complete practice range and a pro-shop. Not to mention, complimentary breakfast, snack bar, swimming pool and course side accommodations make it the best deal in town. So let us go putting guys in the picturesque golf courses of Vermont.