1. Travel
Send to a Friend via Email
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

Reno / Tahoe Public Golf Courses

A Variety of Great Golf Courses Challenge Golfers of All Abilities


Public golf courses can be found throughout the Reno, Sparks, and Lake Tahoe areas. Golfers can choose courses close to town or stretch out along fairways surrounded by Sierra Nevada peaks and forests. Depending on your golfing preferences, abilities, and budget, there are public golf courses in the area that are sure to please.

Northern Nevada's only PGA Tour tournament, the Reno-Tahoe Open, is played at Montrêux Golf and Country Club in south Reno. (This is a private club.)

Rosewood Lakes Municipal Golf Course

Rosewood Lakes Municipal Golf Course in Reno, Nevada
Photo © Stan White

This scenic course is near the Hidden Valley neighborhood in east Reno. The fairways wind among waterways in a federally-protected wetlands area and there are beautiful views of the Sierra Nevada to the west. This is a public course operated by the City of Reno.

Rosewood Lakes Municipal Golf Course is going to change when the new Southeast Connector roadway is build through the area. Exactly if and when this is going to happen is not clear.

6800 Pembroke Drive, Reno, NV 89502
(775) 857-2892

Washoe Golf Course

Washoe Golf Course, Reno, Nevada
Photo © Stan White
Washoe is a public golf course operated by Washoe County. The course opened in 1917, making it the oldest in Reno and possibly all of Nevada.

2601 Foley Way, Reno, NV 89509
(775) 828-6640

LakeRidge Golf Course & Driving Range

Lakeridge is in south Reno and straddles McCarran Blvd.

1218 Golf Club Drive, Reno, NV 89509
(775) 825-2200

Resort at Red Hawk - Lakes Course

The Lakes Course is Red Hawk's public links.

6600 N. Wingfield Parkway, Sparks, NV 89436
(775) 626-6000

Wolf Run Golf Club

This south Reno course has great views and blends in with the surrounding natural terrain.

1400 Wolf Run Road, Reno, NV 89511
(775) 851-3301

Wildcreek Golf Course

Wildcreek is owned by the Reno-Sparks Convention and Visitors Authority. The full-service course include a driving range.

3500 Sullivan Ln., Sparks, NV, 89431
(775) 673-3100

Driving Range at the Grand Sierra

A unique experience in the desert - drive balls into the lagoon at the Grand Sierra Resort. You can also get professional instruction and win prizes.

2500 E. Second Street, Reno, NV 89595
(775) 789-2122

Incline Village Golf Courses

There are two courses by Lake Tahoe - the Mountain Course and the Championship Course.

955 Fairway Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451
(775) 832-1146

Northstar-At-Tahoe Golf Course

Golf during summer at Northstar, ski during winter. Course is set in a wooded landscape in the Sierra Nevada.

100 Northstar Drive, Truckee, CA 96161
(530) 562-3290

D'Andrea Golf Club

D'Andrea Golf Club closed in March, 2012, due to lack of money to support the course.

2900 S. D'Andrea Parkway, Sparks, NV 89434
(775) 331-6363

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.