Killington is often characterized as a ski town, and while that’s true, it has a lot to offer fans of other sports. Killington is a great place for the golf fan. The climate is ideal, there’s lots of open space, and the landscape is gorgeous. Check out our recommendations for the best Killington golf journey.
Where to Golf
There are two Vermont golf courses in Killington: the Killington Golf Course and Green Mountain National Golf Course.
At Killington Golf Course, you’ll be greeted by a beautiful mountain scenery of snowmelt streams, evergreen forests, and in the fall, bronze, yellow, and red alder and oak trees. At, 2,000 feet, this is a very special course. It’s a 6,186-yard, par 72 Championship course that includes a practice facility with 12,000 square-foot putting green and practice bunker.
While you’re playing, you can purchase from an on-course beverage cart. When you’re ready to pack up the clubs, settle down for a beer, cocktails, and food at the Clubhouse Bar and Grill. It has indoor and outdoor seating, perfect for those warm summer days.
At 18-hole Green Mountain National Golf Course, you’ll get panoramic views of the Green Mountains. The course gently undulates underfoot. You’ll have access to a driving range, short game area and practice putting green.
At Gracie’s Grill, you’ll find daily specials, fresh deli sandwiches, flame-grilled burgers, salads. marinated chicken sandwiches and local brews. There’s also an onsite beverage cart.
Getting Equipment for Your Killington Golf Adventure
At the Green Mountain Golf Course, you can rent and purchase clubs, clothing, gloves, bags and more at its on-site pro shop.
Killington Golf Course offers club rentals. For 18 holes, you rent clubs for $32. We also love that you can rent GolfBoards, easy-to-ride electric, four-wheel-drive vehicles that make you feel a little like you’re surfing over the greens.
Whether you’re a beginner just learning the sport or an advanced golfer wanting to brush up on your skills, there are several options for Vermont golf lessons in Killington.
Green Mountain offers several clinics to fit your need, including clinics for families. Check out their PGA’s Get Golf Ready clinic, weekday morning and evening adult clinics, and family fun nights. Clinics. You also can purchase private and semi-private lessons.
Killington Golf Course offers one- to three-hour private lessons as well as multi-person lessons. A one-hour lesson costs $60.
Killington is a great place to golf no matter your skill level. The unforgettable landscape and great service will keep you coming back year after year. Call us or visit our website today to start planning your golf getaway to Killington!