Lake Chelan Golf Courses - Bear Mountain Ranch
Bear Mountain Ranch Golf Course

Hoping to get in some time on the links during your stay at Kelly’s Resort? Great idea – and one that comes with a variety of options. Golf is a popular pastime here in the valley, with a variety of golf courses in Chelan and the surrounding area.

When it comes to things to do, it’s hard to beat Lake Chelan. Not only do we have this magnificent, 50.5 mile long, glacier fed lake to boat, swim, and fish but also so much more! Hiking, dining, vineyards, hot air balloons, sky-diving, rafting, zip-lining, festivals – the list goes on.

Golf is another popular activity here, with a variety of Chelan area golf courses to choose from. Two of them even made Golfweek Magazine’s list of best golf courses, ranked at #1 and #7 in the state!

Like Kelly’s Resort, most Chelan golf courses are seasonal, opening in late spring and closing sometime in late fall.Best of all, they’re all within reasonable driving distance of our lakeside resort. Some are just minutes away!

Lake Chelan Golf Courses

Bear Mountain Ranch Golf Course
15 minutes from Kelly’s Resort at 1050 Bear Mountain Ranch Road, Chelan, WA – website
18-holes with Five tee boxes per hole with incredible lake and mountain views. Full service pro shop, club rentals and on-site cafe.

Lake Chelan Golf Course
25 minutes from Kelly’s Resort at 1501 Golf Course Drive, Chelan, WA – website
The convenient location of this exceptional course in downtown Chelan provides stunning lake and mountain views.

Lake Chelan Golf Courses - Highlander
Highlander Golf Course

Alta Lake Golf Resort
45 minutes from Kelly’s Resort at 140 Alta Lake Road, Pateros, WA – website
This family owned gem of a course has been providing excellent Chelan area golfing since 1974.

Desert Canyon Golf Resort
45 minutes from Kelly’s Resort at 1201 Desert Canyon Boulevard, Orondo, WA – website
The beautiful setting of this course is just one reason why it was ranked 7th best public golf course in the state by Golfweek Magazine.

Gamble Sands
1 hour from Kelly’s Resort at 200 Sands Trail Road, Brewster, WA – website
This course, designed by David McLay Kidd, was ranked #1 Best Course in Washington by Golfweek and #35 of 100 America’s Greatest Courses by Golf Digest in 2019.

Highlander Golf Course
1 hour from Kelly’s Resort at 2920 8th Street SE, East Wenatchee, WA – website
An out of the way and challenging 18 holes with Columbia River views. Don’t skip a chance to dine at the Highlander Bar & Grill.

Rock Island Golf Course
65 minutes from Kelly’s Resort at 314 Saunders Avenue, Rock Island, WA – website
Rock Island Golf Course is set on the Columbia River among basalt cliffs, with terrific views and challenging play for golfers of every skill level.

Mini Golf and Putting Greens

Alpenhorn Cafe mini golf course in Chelan
Alpenhorn Mini Golf

Looking for something a little more loose and fun, perhaps even take the kids along? Not a problem! Chelan is home to a couple of good mini-golf options as well.

Alpenhorn Mini Golf
Less than ten minutes south of Kelly’s Resort at 7600 S Lakeshore Road, near Lake Chelan State Park. – website
Anyone looking for good food, a fun game of mini golf, or both should stop by Watson’s Alpenhorn Cafe. Burgers, fries, shakes, mini golf, and more in the trees surrounding the lake. Good times.

The Green at Don Morse Park
About 20 minutes from Kelly’s Resort at Don Morse Memorial Park in downtown Chelan, WA – website
The championship putting course at Don Morse park features bentgrass greens, sand bunkers, waterfalls, gentle slopes, and beautiful landscaping.

There’s something fun for everyone at Lake Chelan! Book your stay at Kelly’s Resort today!