Golfing in Niagara

Golfing in Niagara

Photo courtesy of The Niagara Parks Commission

Not only is the Niagara Region home to one of the world’s most spectacular natural features- the UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve of which the mighty Niagara Falls are a part of, but we are also famous for the many parks, nature preserves and world class Golf Courses. Niagara is home to 48 golf courses; making Niagara the biggest concentration of golf courses anywhere in the Canada. It is no wonder that Niagara is Canada’s Golf Capital.  The Niagara Region has golf courses for all preferences; whether you want a quick nine at a course like Niagara Park’s Oak Hall , just a two minute drive from the Tower, or a long golf game at the world class Niagara Park’s Golf  Courses, the Grand Niagara in Niagara on the Lake or maybe Peninsula Lakes in Pelham all driving distance from the Skylon Tower. Every city in the region has a golf course that any skill level player will enjoy playing on.  Niagara has something for everyone ( yes even the mini-golf player).

Although the immaculately kept golf courses in Niagara Falls ON and the Niagara Region are a great place to play a few rounds, that’s not the only reason golfing in Niagara should be put into your holiday schedule. Niagara golf courses provide state of the art facilities, which include putting ranges to practice on, modernized golf carts, beverage and snack carts throughout the golf course, the courses are all well designed with the utmost care and attention to detail.  The one other important thing that makes golfing in Niagara great is the wonderful and friendly staff at each and every one of Niagara’s golf courses; making players of all skill levels feel welcomed.

During your next Niagara Falls vacation, be sure to check out the various golf courses that Niagara has to offer.

 

Other Attractions

Bird Kingdom

Bird Kingdom is open 365 days a year! 5651 River Road, Niagara Falls, Canada (905) 356-8888 Bird Kingdom Website A world class tropical adventure, located in Niagara Falls, Canada, is the largest free-flying indoor aviary in the world. More than 300 birds make their home in this multi-level rainforest setting nestled in a building which… Read more

Hershey Store in Niagara Falls

5686 Falls Avenue, Niagara Falls, Canada (905) 374-4446 ext. 4272 Hershey Store Niagara Falls Website The Hershey Store might not be Willy Wonka’s Chocolate factory, but it definitely comes close. The Hershey store in Niagara Falls, Canada is a 650 square foot complex filled with chocolate fun for all the chocolate lovers out there. Don’t… Read more

Rainbow Bridge

The Rainbow Bridge is a world-famous bridge over the Niagara River, connecting the Niagara Falls here in Ontario to the Niagara Falls in New York. The Rainbow Bridge was constructed to replace the Honeymoon Bridge which collapsed in an ice storm in the 1930s. The Niagara gorge is approximately 60 meters deep, with an estimated… Read more

Hornblower Niagara Cruises

5920 Niagara Parkway, Niagara Falls, Canada, L2E 6X8 (905) 642-4272 Hornblower Niagara Cruises Hornblower Niagara Cruises is the only go to boat tour in Niagara Falls, Canada. Hornblower offers various boat tour options such as the Sunset Cocktail Cruise for the ultimate romantic experience, the Falls Illumination Cruise that gives you an astonishing view of… Read more

Botanical Gardens

Niagara Pkwy., Niagara Falls, Canada (905) 356-8119 Botanical Gardens Niagara Website Niagara Parks’ Botanical Gardens is located on the scenic Niagara Parkway and the Great Gorge, just a 10 minute drive north of the Niagara Falls. This beautiful garden setting is home to the Butterfly Conservatory and serves as the unique outdoor classroom for students… Read more

Thundering Waters Golf Club

6000 Marineland Parkway, Niagara Falls, Canada (905) 357-6000 Thundering Waters Golf Club Website Thundering Waters Golf Club is a golf course located in Niagara Falls, Canada that was designed for pros by the pros. Designed by John Daly, previous winner of the 1991 PGA Championship, the Thundering Waters golf course provides many obstacles and hazards… Read more

The Ice House Winery

14778 Niagara Parkway, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario, Canada (905) 262-6161 The Ice House Website The Ice House Winery holds a unique position in the wineries of Niagara-on-the-Lake. It is the only winery near Niagara Falls that exclusively makes Icewine. That’s right. Totally dedicated to the making and perfecting of what is often referred to as, “Canada’s liquid… Read more

Ripley’s Moving Theater

4960 Clifton Hill, Niagara Falls, Canada (905) 356-2238 Ripley’s Moving Theater We’ve all seen 3D movies which make you feel like the picture is coming out at you, enhancing your movie experience by adding this extra element of depth. But have you ever seen a 4D movie? Ripley’s Moving Theater has combined 3D films with… Read more

Whisky Run Golf Club

631 Lorraine Road, Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada 1 (877) 835-6868 Whisky Run Golf Club Website Once the site of a prosperous bootleggers operation during prohibition, Whisky Run Golf Club is a picturesque 27 hole golf course located near the shores of Lake Erie. Whisky Run is unique among the golf courses in the Niagara Falls… Read more

Nightmares Fear Factory

5631 Victoria Avenue, Niagara Falls, Canada (905) 357-3327 Nightmares Fear Factory Website Nightmares Fear Factory is the world’s most frightening Niagara Falls attraction. Over 120,000 people have chickened out…will you? IT’S THAT SCARY!! Featured on Live! with Regis & Kelly, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Good Morning America, Canada AM, MTV, Yahoo, MSN, The… Read more