Located in the mountains of western Maryland, Deep Creep Lake is a marvelous four-season vacation resort offering a wide range of leisure and recreational activities. During the warmer months, the Deep Creek Lake area boasts some of the best golfing in the Mid-Atlantic Region, as it is close to several spectacular courses. As a result, the area has been a much sought-after destination for generations. Whether you are a seasoned professional or just taking up the game, a round of golf is also an excellent way to take in the breathtaking natural beauty of the surrounding countryside. These courses challenge players of all skill levels, from low handicappers to beginning players.
Lodestone Golf Club
Amazing views from its ridge-top location highlight this award-winning trail-style golf course designed by Hale Irwin. The 7,500-yard, par-72 course delivers championship-playing conditions for the most discerning golfer. A highlight of the course is the jaw-dropping 110-foot elevation change between the tee and green on the 13th hole. Lodestone features large greens, forgiving fairways, and various tee locations that provide variety and challenge to a wide range of players.
Oakland Golf Club
Encompassing more than 6,400 acres of picturesque, towering pines, rolling hills, and lush greens, Oakland Golf Club is one of the finest courses in the area. It hosts the Western Maryland Amateur Championship. Players find challenging par-3s on the four separate courses designed to accommodate all skill levels. The facility includes a driving range, putting green, and a clubhouse restaurant.
Thousand Acres Golf Club
Craig Schreiner designed this 18-hole championship course to meld seamlessly into the natural surroundings of the Appalachian Mountains. The four sets of tees enable golfers of all abilities to enjoy a round of challenging holes featuring panoramic vistas of the lake and mountains. The dramatic change in landscape between the front and back nine creates distinctive characteristics that add to the golfing experience by creating different approaches to each green.
Fantasy Valley Golf Course
Named as one of the “100 Must-Play Courses in the Mid-Atlantic” by Golfstyles Magazine, Fantasy Valley is designed to ebb and flow around the natural contours of the surrounding countryside. In addition to breathtaking views of mountain slopes, the 6,900-yard par-72 championship course features tree-lined fairways, strategically placed hazards, and multiple tee placements to create a challenging and enjoyable Deep Creek Lake golfing experience for every player.