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The Best Golfing in the Erie Region

Thursday Mar 31st, 2022

The Erie region is home to several golf courses that welcome every type of golfer from beginner to professional.  Sharpen your game and test your skills across their sprawling fairways and beautifully landscaped greens.  Whether you shoot a 72 or 144, there's nothing like spending a couple hours, or even an afternoon, out on the golf course. Here are our suggestions for the best golfing in the Erie area. 

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Peek‘n Peak Resort

The Upper Course at Peek’n Peak is a championship-caliber, par 72 course and is perfect for players of all skill levels. The unique terrain and natural landscape creates an atmosphere that is unlike any other course. The panoramic views and mature woods give a serene experience to all who are on the course whether it be during spring, summer, or fall.

Erie Golf Club

Erie Golf Club is an 18-hole par 69 course, designed by the prolific American golf course architect A.W. Tillinghast. Enjoy lunch or dinner with a cocktail on their patio while watching the sunset and scenic views of the course. Erie Golf Club is a PGA operated facility with a fully stocked pro shop and a friendly staff of golfers.

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Riverside Golf Course

Founded in 1915, Riverside Golf Course is one of the oldest courses in northwestern Pennsylvania. The 18-hole, par 72 course features rolling fairways, manicured greens, over 48 sand traps and 6 lakes spanning 242 acres. The newly renovated Rambler at Riverside restaurant offers contemporary American cuisine and overlooks the golf course. Photo by John Mangine

Mound Grove Golf Course

Mound Grove Golf Course features a beautiful scenic 18-hole, par 72 golf course set against the backdrop of an historic 1860’s barn/restaurant.  Year-round private and online golf lessons with their Golf Academy and Professional Coaching program are available by appointment.

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Lake View Country Club

Lake View Country Club is a private 18-hole, par 72 golf club that offers one of the most challenging and beautiful courses in the area, with an elite practice facility that golfers of all skill levels can enjoy. Lake View was built by legendary golf course architect and Donald Ross protégé James G. Harrison.  The club has hosted several prestigious tournaments, including the West Penn Amateur Championship and the Pennsylvania State Amateur Championship. Photo by Paul Gibbens Creative

Harbor Ridge Golf Club

Harbor Ridge offers an enjoyable round, for golfers of all ages and skill levels with expansive views of Lake Erie. It is a family-friendly public 9-hole, par 36 golf course, bar, and restaurant complex.  Their course features bent grass tees, fairways, and greens from four sets of regulation tees. Bring young golfers out to their USGA slope/rated family tees.

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Golf Erie is your one stop shop for everything golf related in Northwestern PA. We work with local courses to give you the best information on outings, tee times, events, leagues, lessons and so much more. Golf Local, Golf Erie! See you on the course.

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