Bring a Group and Enjoy These 5 Galena Golf Courses

Are you looking for a rush of adrenaline near Galena? Line up your drive and swing your club on the incredible Galena golf courses. You’ll feel the power behind your swing when it makes contact with the ball and travel down the challenging fairways. Chip onto the uneven slopes of the greens and avoid the deep sand traps. Whether you consider yourself a golf pro or newbie to the game, you’re sure to play your best round of golf.

As you are planning your trip to Galena, be sure to download our free Vacation Guide! You’ll discover the best Galena golf courses, local restaurants, incredible outdoor activities, and much more! You’ll also see our recommendations on which rooms to stay at Farmers Guest House!

Shoot Under Par on the Best Galena Golf Courses

Our beautiful town has two incredible golf clubs that offer a spectacular round of golf. Both courses are only a short distance from our centrally-located inn and are open early. Hit the course in the morning at one of these awesome Galena golf courses.  

Galena Golf Club

The Galena Golf Club is a picturesque 18-hole, Par-71 course with challenges for all experience levels. You’ll get an incredible look at Galena, IL,  landscape and discover how it’s one of the most beautiful Galena golf courses. If you book your tee time at Twilight, there is a discount for those who want a later start. This magnificent club in Galena offers two very different layouts on the front 9 and the back 9 holes. You may even think that they are two separate courses! Experience this unique golf club for yourself when you call a day or two in advance.

Eagle Ridge 

The luxurious Eagle Ridge has four premiere links near Galena. Their portfolio of outstanding courses boasts some of the best courses in the United States. Each offers scenic fairways, manicured greens, and tough course layout. If you have a smartphone, you can download your scorecard online. Here are their magnificent courses and how you can play on them!

The General 

The General always ranks on the “Top 100 Courses” by Golf Digest and continues to impress everyone who tees off there. The Roger Packard course was recently renovated with new architectural designs to make your golfing experience more enjoyable. The crown jewel of the Eagle Ridge collection, The General has breathtaking views of the tri-state area with rolling, natural Illinoian hills. From the first tee box to the final putt, you’ll be taken on a journey through this beautiful golf course.

The North Course

Since its opening in 1977, the North Course has long, winding fairways from their tee boxes and provides awe-inspiring views of Lake Galena. From the Par-3 8th hole tee box, you’ll see your ball soar over the breathtaking lake and flawlessly land on the beautiful green. You’re sure to win the match with your buddies on this newly-renovated course.

The South Course

The top-notch South Course has been consistently listed on the “Top Upscale Courses” in the nation. These beautiful links showcase a scenic wooded valley along with a calm stream and crisp and cool air. The difficult 18th hole has two small lakes lining both sides of the fairway and a small pond sitting before the green. This is one of the  most luxurious Galena golf courses and brings the game to a whole new level, so bring your best game when you play.

The East Course

The 9-hole East Course is the perfect place for beginners and juniors who want to improve their golf game. These incredible links maintain a quiet atmosphere for you to take it slow and enjoy the surrounding nature of the Eagle Ridge property. This novice-focused golf club has a unique feature, FootGolf, a thrilling combination of soccer and golf. It brings a new look to the game and makes it more exciting!

The Best Lodging in Galena is at Farmers Guest House!

Once you finish your round at one of the Galena golf courses, check into your luxurious room at Farmers Guest House. Our historic inn has your perfect accommodation with restored hardwood floors, stately furnishing, and unique antiques. Before heading out to your tee time, grab some of our delicious breakfast to give you the energy to win the your round. You’ll experience wonderful hospitality and exceptional service when you stay at Farmers Guest House.

We can’t wait to see you in Galena, IL, this year

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