Golf Opportunities Near Sun Mountain Lodge
Bear Creek Golf Course
The nearest golf course to Sun Mountain Lodge is Bear Creek Golf Course, located just off the Eastside County Road southeast of Winthrop. Bear Creek is a challenging nine-hole course with 18 different tee boxes, featuring spectacular views of the North Cascade Mountains from every hole. The layout plays to 6,271 yards with a rating of 69.4 and a slope of 117 from the white tees. Bear Creek Golf Course offers power carts, pull carts, club rentals and a snack bar including sandwiches, snacks and cold drinks.
Weekend rates (Friday-Sunday) are $20 for 9 holes, or $30 for 18.
CLUBS: $10.00 Starter set
$20.00 Full set PULL CARTS $5.00
9 holes with 2 sets of grass tees
6271 yards Par 72
Course Ratings: Men 69.4/Slope 117
Ladies 70.1/Slope 112
We book tee times for 3-day holidays 8 days in advance.
(509) 996-2284 FAX (509) 996-3243
Alta Lake Golf Course
Alta Lake Golf Course near Pateros, is the next closest course to Sun Mountain Lodge after Bear Creek. A unique golfing experience in the Scottish tradition, this eighteen hole track is a hidden gem, with views of Alta Lake, the mountains, and the Columbia River. It plays to 6,641 yards from the blue tees with a course rating of 71.3 and a slope of 125. They also have power carts and a snack bar. Eighteen hole greens fees are only $27. Rental equipment available. This course is approximately 30 miles SE of Sun Mountain Lodge, and three miles west of Pateros off Highway 153 at 140 Alta Lake Road, Pateros, WA 98846
Bear Mountain Golf Course
Overlooking Lake Chelan, Bear Mountain Ranch’s 18-hole public golf course is truly in a class by itself. Using Mother’s Nature’s wide open spaces and carved plateaus, experts designed the course so all 18 holes have incredible lake and mountain views. The course easily accommodates golfers of all experience levels, from beginners to expert, offering five tee boxes per hole. Greens fees are $50 per eighteen holes, and include a cart with GPS yardage system.
For tee times, groups, lessons, and pro shop, phone at (877) 917-8200 or email
Desert Canyon Golf Course Located approximately 1 ½ hours from Sun Mountain Lodge near Orondo, this beautiful par 72 golf course is Washington’s #1-rated public golf course, including a 4 ½ star rating by Golf Digest. Featuring “desert style” target golf at its finest, the acclaimed 690 yard par 5 Canyon Hole is consistently in the top 18 holes in the west. This spectacular course plays at 7,285 yards from the black tees and 6,144 from the white. Course ratings are 75.6 and 70.1 respectively with slopes of 138 and 127. Full service pro shop, rentals available. Rates start at $69 and include a cart.
For more information contact Robbie Beckstead (800) 258-4173 or (509) 784-1111