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.
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.
6800 Pembroke Drive, Reno, NV 89502
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
Lakeridge is in south Reno and straddles McCarran Blvd.
1218 Golf Club Drive, Reno, NV 89509
The Lakes Course is Red Hawk's public links.
6600 N. Wingfield Parkway, Sparks, NV 89436
This south Reno course has great views and blends in with the surrounding natural terrain.
1400 Wolf Run Road, Reno, NV 89511
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
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
There are two courses by Lake Tahoe - the Mountain Course and the Championship Course.
955 Fairway Blvd., Incline Village, NV 89451
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
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