Are you an avid golf afficionado? A leisurely weekend player? Maybe you’re thinking of taking up the sport for relaxation, socializing, networking or simply to upping your Vitamin-D absorption. Whatever the reason, golf is an amazing sport with immeasurable benefits. If you’re looking for a golf friendly community, I have four fabulous choices. Rockwall, Rowlett, Wylie and Garland all boast amazing courses and are surrounded by gorgeous houses with splendid views.
The Shores Golf Course in Rockwall offers amazing views of the lake and is easily and quickly accessible. Tee-times are easy to schedule and the staff is competent and friendly. Also, if you think with your stomach, like I do, you’ll love knowing that their on site restaurant “Nineteen” is run by the famous Zanata restaurant. For more golf course information, visit their website at http://www.rgactx.com/
Here is some of what they relate about their facilities: “Our 18-hole golf course, stretching to a challenging 7,281 yards from the back tees, is the main focus at Rockwall Golf and Athletic Club. The rolling fairways have a scenic setting on Lake Ray Hubbard providing an expansive view of the water.
As you wind your way over creeks, ponds and bays, you will be challenged to put your best strategy and skills to work to conquer this traditional style layout. This Ralph Plummer/Jeff Blume designed course offers excitement for every skill level player. With several sets of tees allowing the junior, ladies, seniors and advanced male players the ultimate in a golf challenge at Rockwall Golf and Athletic Club.”
Waterview Golf Club in Rowlett is a fun and peaceful golf course tucked away from traffic and set in pretty rolling greens. The staff has always been accomodating and knowledgeable. For more information, visit their website at http://www.waterviewgc.com/
Here is what they have to say: Waterview Golf Club boasts a championship golf course with a challenging level of play for all golfers, from beginners to professionals. What was once pastureland is now a lush, gently rolling, par 72 course featuring 15 acres of lakes and 1,500 trees representing 18 different species. With extensive practice facilities, an on-site bar and grill, and the finest greens in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, Waterview Golf Club is the premier destination for championship play.
Woodbridge Golf Club in Wylie is a gorgeous golf club with surprisingly low course fees. They frequently hold fun events like the upcoming Mother’s Day breakfast. For more information visit their website: http://www.wbgolfclub.com/index.htm
Here is some of what they say: Welcome to Woodbridge Golf Club, a must play for Texas public golf courses in Dallas ~ Fort Worth, rated four stars by Golf Digest.
Woodbridge Golf Club offers a scenic, yet challenging golf course near Dallas, Texas that is enjoyable for golfers of all levels.
You may book your tee-time online or give us a call to reserve your tee-time at (972) 429-5100 ext 4.
Firewheel Golf Park in Garland has to be one of the most jaw-droppingly beautiful golf courses around. It’s been featured in golf magazines and holds a local reputation that is second to none. For more information visit their website at: http://www.golffirewheel.com/
Here is just a little of what they have to say: Whether you're an avid golfer ready to play a round or a novice player looking to hit a bucket of balls, you'll experience a day you won't forget at Firewheel Golf Park. Our 63-holes of championship caliber Garland golf, include three regulation courses in designs that both challenge and delight.