Discover Davis County: The Perfect Golf Getaway

by Discover Davis

It’s tee time! Grab your clubs and get ready to perfect your swing in Davis County, Utah’s premier golfing destination. With 10 stunning courses—nine public and one private country club—you’ll be spoiled for choice. Autumn is the ideal season for golfing here, with breathtaking views and comfortably mild temperatures. Historically, October temperatures in Davis County average in the high 60s (F), providing perfect conditions for a day on the green. If you hit the timing just right, you can find yourself skiing in the morning at Snowbasin for spring laps and with an afternoon tee time. Fantastic weather, scenic landscapes, and great company make Davis County an unparalleled golf destination. Here’s why Davis County should be your next golf getaway:

Premier Golf Courses

Davis County offers a diverse selection of premier golf courses, each providing a unique atmosphere and experience for golfers of all levels. Whether you seek panoramic mountain views, challenging links-style layouts, or serene landscapes dotted with wildlife, Davis County’s courses cater to a variety of preferences. From well-manicured fairways with mature trees to courses that embrace the natural terrain, every round promises an enjoyable and memorable outing. Whether you’re looking for a championship-level challenge or a relaxed day on the green, Davis County’s golf offerings provide something special for every golfer to enjoy.

Bountiful Ridge Golf Club
Bountiful Ridge Golf Club, set against the backdrop of cascading waterfalls, local wildlife, and panoramic views of the Great Salt Lake, is one of Utah’s top courses. Offering country club conditions at public course prices, this scenic 18-hole course has earned accolades such as Utah’s “Best Public Golf Course” and consistent high ratings from Golf Digest Magazine.

Crane Field Golf Course
Crane Field, one of the region’s newest public courses, features modern links-style design, challenging hazards, and abundant wildlife. Located in Clinton, Utah, Crane Field offers an idyllic and peaceful golfing experience.

Davis Park Golf Course
With sweeping views of the valley and the Great Salt Lake, Davis Park Golf Course in Fruit Heights offers smooth putting surfaces and a welcoming atmosphere for golfers of all levels.

Eaglewood Golf Course
Nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains, Eaglewood Golf Course provides majestic vistas and a championship 18-hole course. It’s an ideal location for both golfing and special events.

Glen Eagle Golf Club
Inspired by the Scottish Highlands, Glen Eagle Golf Club in Syracuse offers a true links-style experience with rolling hills and scenic wetlands. The course is suitable for golfers of all skill levels, with excellent practice facilities and a Trugolf Simulator for year-round play.

Lakeside Golf Course
Just 15 minutes from Downtown Salt Lake City, Lakeside Golf Course is a beloved destination offering a challenging yet enjoyable 18-hole par 71 course.

Oakridge Country Club
This 18-hole championship course features mature, tree-lined fairways and well-bunkered greens. Oakridge Country Club offers multiple membership levels, making it suitable for various needs.

Schneiter’s Bluff Golf Course
The Schneiter family name is synonymous with golf in Utah. Schneiter’s Bluff and Riverside courses offer enjoyable and varied golfing experiences, with weekly leagues and foot golf options.

Sun Hills Golf Course
Situated above Hill Air Force Base, Sun Hills Golf Course is a hidden gem featuring a challenging 18-hole course, stunning views, and abundant wildlife.

Valley View Golf Course
Open from dawn to dusk, Valley View Golf Course combines traditional greens with the natural sloping mountain terrain, offering picturesque rounds of golf at any time of day.

More Than Just Golf

Davis County isn’t just about fantastic golf; it’s a complete getaway with plenty of attractions and amenities to enhance your visit. Enjoy a premier shopping experience at Station Park, with a variety of retail stores, dining options, and entertainment. For family amusement, explore amusement parks and interactive aquariums that offer fun for every member. Discover breathtaking waterfalls and scenic trails perfect for hiking and biking, and experience abundant wildlife on Antelope Island, where bison, antelope, and other native species roam freely.

Easily accessible via Salt Lake City International Airport, Davis County offers a range of lodging options to suit every preference, from well-known big-brand hotels to luxurious boutique accommodations. With its unbeatable combination of premier golf courses, stunning natural beauty, abundant wildlife, and top-notch amenities, Davis County is the perfect destination for an unforgettable golf getaway. So, pack your clubs and discover all that Davis County has to offer!