Embark on your next Pacific Northwest golf getaway and swing by Swinomish Golf Links. This picturesque, links-style course, located just two hours north of Seattle in idyllic Anacortes, provides a blissful escape from the stresses of daily life. The Swinomish tribe purchased the course in September of 2013, reclaiming land that was once cut from the tribe’s original reservation. Over the past decade, Swinomish Golf Links has grown into a haven worthy of a visit from golf enthusiasts everywhere.
This hidden gem offers some of the most spectacular scenery in the Pacific Northwest. The region’s temperate climate allows the natural beauty of the land to shine, with sturdy trees lining the manicured, open fairways. Players enjoy breathtaking, incomparable views of Mount Baker, Fidalgo Bay, and Similk Bay as they traverse the par-72 course on foot or in a rented riding cart. Challenging yet enjoyable to play, the course offers 18 scenic holes with approachable greens and several elevation changes.
The sizeable driving range adjacent to the first hole gives golfers a chance to practice their swings before starting the game. The course also offers individual and group golf lessons. Skilled PGA golf professionals with decades of experience are ready to assist players of all ages and skill levels in perfecting their swing and honing their technique. Golfers can schedule one lesson or save on a series of three.
If you are eager to upgrade your gear before hitting the fairway, swing by the Swinomish Golf Links Pro Shop. Grab a brew and a bite as you peruse a wide selection of top-tier apparel, shoes, bags, balls, and more. Enjoy world-class customer service from the friendly team members, and make sure to ask about the monthly sales to enjoy the best deals. Find your perfect club with Callaway Custom Club Fitting. With the help of one of the PGA golf professionals and a specialized simulator, find a set of clubs perfectly tailored to your needs and playing style.
For guests looking to turn their golf getaway into a family affair, Swinomish Golf Links allows golfers 17 and under to play for free when accompanied by a paying adult. Juniors also enjoy 50 percent off adult rates on lessons.
Less than three miles down the road, Swinomish Casino & Lodge is the perfect destination for excitement and relaxation after a day on the greens. Indulge in a variety of delicious dining options, including the award-winning steak and seafood restaurant 13moons. Head to the gaming floor and experience the thrills of over 650 slot machines, table games, sports betting, and more, and peruse the events calendar to see what exciting live entertainment is coming to the Wa Walton Event Center. When the day is done, enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in one of 98 cozy rooms and suites. The Lodge offers an array of packages to help you make the most of your visit, including a seasonal Golf Stay & Play package.