One of Nature's most scenic golf courses

Carved out of the forested upland above Kootenay Lake, Balfour Golf & Recreations 18-hole, Les Furber designed layout offers up expertly manicured tee to green conditioning and an inclusive atmosphere that is guaranteed to inspire golfers of any skill level.  Our unique approach to some to the games more outdated traditions has been designed to provide a warm, welcoming and laid back environment that embodies the 'Kootenay Vibe' that is so beloved in our area.  When your round is complete, scores are totaled - or not -, and refreshments are ordered, it may just occur to you that your Balfour Golf Experience stands out above the rest and sets the standard in the Kootenay region.

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Why choose Balfour Golf Course?

Created by Canada's foremost golf course architect, Les Furber, the Balfour Golf Course boasts a 6,800 yard, 18-hole layout with features you would expect only from a premium-rated golf experience while maintaining its small town feel that is so coveted in the Kootenay region.


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Get your Season Pass today!Get season long access to one of the most picturesque golf courses in British Columbia.

  • Special Introductory Full Play Pass Rate
  • NEW Multi-Game Pass Options
  • Access to Golf Shop charge account
  • 10% discount on regularly priced, in stock soft goods
  • Reciprocal green fee rates at participating clubs within our zone and beyond
  • Guest green fee rates for friends and family
  • Social and Community building events
  • Access to Balfour Golf Course tournaments and league play

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Latest News

Osprey Mountain Grill Update

Hello golfers of Balfour, My name is Carmen Olson and I ‘d like to introduce myself as your new operator of the Osprey Mountain Grill restaurant at the Balfour Golf Course.  I am so excited about the upcoming golf season and l...

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Introducing Balfour Golf & Recreation

Today marks the start of a new era for the Balfour Golf Course along with many of the recreation facilities found in the Balfour area. Did you know that the Balfour Golf Course, which opened for play in 1990, was developed by, and is own...

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World Handicap System

On January 1, 2020 the way in which Amateur golfers calculate their handicaps throughout the world changed into one unified World Handicap System (WHS). The purpose of moving to the WHS is to enable as many golfers as possible the o...

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Rules Blog - Alternative to Stroke & Distance relief

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