With multiple courses in the area, catering to players of every skill level, from the low handicapper to beginners, juniors and families, Deep Creek Lake boasts some of the very best golf in the Mid-Atlantic region. A round of golf is also a great way to take in the natural beauty that has made Deep Creek Lake such a highly sought after destination for generations. What better way to follow up a quiet morning spent on the lake with the family than an afternoon on the back 9? Here our some of our favorite courses in Garret County and beyond.
Oakland Golf Club – Established in 1937, The Oakland Golf club is one of the finest places to play golf in Deep Creek Lake. The club is noted for its tough par 3s, and it offers an 18-hole championship course that is open to the public with a full pro shop, PGA Golf Pro and Mooney’s Pub & Restaurant. The course spans 6,417 picturesque yards of gently rolling hills, towering pines, and lush greens. The Club plays host to the annual Western Maryland Amateur Championship, which attracts top amateurs from all over the country to Deep Creek to play golf and test their skills. The Club also offers shorter tees designed for juniors and beginners, a driving range and practice putting green.
433 North Bradley Lane, Oakland
Wisp Resort Golf Course – Nestled in the shadow of the ski slopes lies the newly rerouted 18-hole Wisp Resort Golf Course. The new layout was honored with an Affinity Award at the 2009 Golf Course Industry Builders Excellence Awards. The course itself is a 6,700 yard, par-71 with a continuous 18 hole loop design as opposed to the traditional nine and back layout and it was ranked as one of the “100 Must-Play Courses of the Mid-Atlantic” by GolfStyles Magazine. This is truly a Deep Creek golfing gem, and for golfers visiting Deep Creek Lake, this course is not to be missed!
296 Marsh Hill Road
McHenry, Maryland 21541
Lodestone– Located on an expansive mountain ridge above Deep Creek Lake and well known Wisp Resort, Lodestone Golf Club boasts a stunning Hale Irwin Signature design with architectual services from Todd Schoeder. The par-72 Lodestone plays 7,507 yards from the “Irwin Tees”and features bentgrass greens, tees and fairways to deliver the very best championship playing conditions for the most demanding golfer.
212 Marsh Hill Road
McHenry, Maryland 21541
Thousand Acres Golf Club– Thousand Acres Golf Club features an 18-hole championship golf course designed by Craig Schreiner. The course has been carefully constructed to protect and enhance the environment while preserving the natural character and beauty of this exquisite piece of land. The front nine and back nine occupy distinctly different terrains with each of the eighteen holes featuring unique characteristics to enhance the golfing experience. Thousand Acres Golf Club meanders throughout the wooded terrain above a magnificent, picturesque setting nestled within the Appalachian Mountains of Western Maryland with vistas overlooking the southern portion of beautiful Deep Creek Lake.
255 Thousand Acres Road
Swanton, Maryland 21561
Whether you choose one of our spectacular courses in Deep Creek Lake or you take a quick road trip to neighboring communities, you won’t be disappointed. Golf in Deep CreekLake can’t be beat. With two great 18-hole courses within sight of the Lake you don’t have to go far to sneak in a round of golf, so enjoy! Plan your next golf vacation today, contact Railey Mountain Lake Vacations and let us help you find the best Deep Creek Vacation Rental.