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On May 31st, 1980, Gallagher’s Canyon Golf Club opened its doors to the public with the stunning par 72, 18-hole Championship Canyon course. Framed by forested mountains, rocky bluffs, tall ponderosa pine trees and overlooking Gallagher’s Canyon, this Les Furber & Bill Robinson designed course is sure to challenge golfers of all abilities. Known to be rugged yet refined, the Canyon course offers the quintessential Okanagan experience and consistently proves why so many call this region ‘home’. Fast forward ...
The GBC Golf Academies at Olympic View and Mayfair Lakes have recently been named two of five Junior Development Centres in BC for the remainder of 2014 and for the 2015 golf season. This initiative was introduced by the Ontario Golf Association in conjunction with Golf Canada to offer juniors and their parents a permanent home, a facility that can take care of their developmental needs from the first time they touch a club all the way through to competitive golf. Junior Golf Development Centres provide a ...
The GolfBC Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of the May family’s interest in Mayfair Lakes Golf & Country Club. “GolfBC will continue to manage the facility with no major changes in the day to day operations,” said Andy Hedley, Vice President of Operations for GolfBC Group. “We remain focused on providing excellent service and conditioning as we have done in the past,” he added. “GolfBC would like to thank the May family for their original vision in creating this beautiful golf course, and for ...
The Wailea Blue Course golf shop has relocated to its contemporary new home at 100 Wailea Ike Drive, across from The Shops at Wailea in the heart of the resort. Long-time Wailea Golf fans may remember the location as the site of the original Blue Clubhouse, but the complex itself has been expanded and renovated into an elegant and modern new facility. Accompanying the new golf shop is a beautifully renovated and reconfigured course as well. Golfers on the Blue are now experiencing this classic Hawaiian ...
As of November 20th the Golf Course will be open on 18 holes with minor golf course interruptions. Completion date is weather dependent, as we continue on to the next stage of our major drainage project that was started in February, 2014. About the Slit Drainage Project The engineering firm hired, KellyAmi Inc., is the industry leader in designing complete drainage systems throughout all of North America. They have completed extensive drainage work at courses such as Capilano Golf Club, The Vancouver Golf ...