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Excitement is in the air this week as the Fernie Golf Club opened for its 2024 season. This much-anticipated event brings both local and visiting golf enthusiasts together to enjoy one of the region’s premier golfing destinations.

Located in the picturesque Elk Valley, the Fernie Golf Club is set against a stunning backdrop of the rugged Kootenay Rockies. The course is renowned for its meticulously maintained greens, challenging layout, and breathtaking views, offering a perfect blend of scenic beauty and strategic play.

Fernie Golf Club

“Every year, we strive to enhance our club’s experience, and this year is no exception,” said Max Sherwood, General Manager and Head Pro. “We have made significant improvements to the course and facilities, and we are excited to share this with all our golfers.”

The club has announced several upgrades for this season, including renovated bunkers, improved cart paths, and expanded tee boxes, which aim to improve the playability and aesthetic appeal of the course.

The Fernie Golf Club has also launched a series of golf clinics and workshops aimed at golfers of all skill levels. These clinics are led by PGA professionals and are designed to help players improve their game while enjoying the natural beauty of the course.

“We are not just a golf club; we’re a community,” added Sherwood. “We welcome everyone from seasoned pros to those just starting. Our goal is to make golf accessible and enjoyable for all.”

New this season at the Clubhouse is the Bayleaf Indian Fusion Restaurant where the renowned chef and owner, Dilip Chand, is bringing a fresh dining experience. Indulge your taste buds in an unforgettable fusion of flavours where traditional Indian cuisine meets innovative culinary twists. From aromatic curries to tantalizing tikka and a Western menu. Get ready to tee off your taste adventure at Bayleaf Indian Fusion—where every bite is a hole-in-one!

The Fernie Golf Club is open seven days a week from dawn until dusk, offering various membership options as well as daily green fees for visitors.

The club looks forward to hosting several prestigious tournaments and social events that are open to both members and the public, promising a vibrant and engaging season ahead for the golf community in Fernie. See the events and other news here.

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