Lane County is known for its natural beauty, including the lush, green Willamette Valley, pristine rivers, and mountain views. This makes it the perfect place for a scenic game of golf! Check out some courses around our area, whether you’re looking to play a fun round as a recreational player or seeking to improve your skills on a more difficult course:
Laurelwood Golf Course (2700 Columbia St., Eugene): Just a few years away from its 90th anniversary, this regulation 9-hole course is owned by the City of Eugene. It sits in the foothills of South Eugene, offering gorgeous tree-filled scenery and hilly terrain, making for a challenging yet fun course. After a round, relax at the new player’s lounge or try your hand at the 2-tier level driving range or two practice putting greens.
RiverRidge Golf Complex (3800 N Delta Hwy., Eugene): Bordering the Willamette River on 107 rolling acres, RiverRidge’s 18-hole course is welcoming to players of all skill levels, with three courses to choose from. The Nines is ideal for a fun outing, while Sutton Ridge offers a more challenging game. Short Ridge’s par-3 course is perfect for those looking to play a quick game. This Audubon certified course is home to over 120 species of trees, with more than 1,200 planted since its inception.
Emerald Valley Golf & Resort (83301 Dale Kuni Rd., Creswell): Nestled on the Coast fork of the Willamette River, Emerald Valley Golf Club is one of the premier championship public golf courses in the Willamette Valley. This 170-acre course has hosted multiple US Open and US Amateur qualifiers, and also features a state-of-the-art practice area. The facility is also home to an elegant indoor event center and outdoor gazebo capable of hosting up to 300 guests for special events.
Diamond Woods Golf Course (96040 Territorial Rd., Monroe): This 7,000+ yard championship golf course is one of the most beautiful around, with views of the valley and mountains visible from the back nine. Water comes into play on seven holes to add to the excitement of the course. Diamond Woods also features a 325+ yard covered driving range, newly enlarged putting green, and The Inn at Diamond Woods, a stunning facility for overnight stays along with special events and retreats.
Camp Putt Adventure Golf Park (4006 Franklin Blvd., Eugene): Maybe mini-golf is more your style, and there’s no better place to play than Camp Putt. Covering two acres, Camp Putt features two nature-oriented 18-hole courses next to Roaring Rapids Pizza Company, plus a group picnic shelter and rustic log check-in gazebo. Private two-hour course rentals are available, so you can practice your putting with your friends.