Golf at Canterwood

Premier Golf in the Pacific Northwest

Golf at Canterwood

The golf course at Canterwood Golf & Country Club opened in 1988 and was designed by Robert Muir Graves, one of the most prominent architects in the Pacific Northwest. Renowned for its beauty and challenge that it poses to golfers, the course has been ranked one of the best in Washington state. Offering golfers of all skill levels a challenge, the course never plays the same way twice and requires golfers to play a variety of shots.

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The Golf Course

Nestled in Gig Harbor, Washington, Canterwood Golf and Country Club, designed by renowned architect Robert Muir Graves in 1988, boasts an acclaimed 18-hole championship course known for its challenging layout and scenic beauty. Graves integrated the towering firs, pines, and cedars into the course, featuring giant fir tree stumps as a signature design element, adding both aesthetic appeal and strategic complexity. This championship layout, demanding precision from golfers of all levels, requires thoughtful shot selection on each hole, with well-manicured but challenging greens adding an extra layer of complexity. Earning the 10th spot in Golf Digest's 2023 rankings of courses in Washington state, Canterwood stands as a top course for golf enthusiasts, offering an unparalleled experience with its combination of challenging design, stunning scenery, and impeccable maintenance.

Holes: 18 | Par: 72 | Rating: 76.6 | Slope: 145 | Yardage: 7,188



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Elevating your Golf Experience

The golf course at Canterwood Golf & Country Club, which has been ranked as one of the top 10 in the State of Washington provides a unique and exhilarating golf experience. The course demands a variety of shots but can be played well by golfers of all experience and skill levels. With our recent improvements, we have worked to take your golf experience to the next level and beyond the golf course

  • Newly designed practice facility including two putting greens, a pitching area for shots up to 60 yards and a greenside bunker for members to work on their short game
  • Expanded and renovated driving range tee to increase member access to grass practice area
  • Six bay driving range cover for use during the famously wet pacific northwest Winter
  • Installation of state-of-the-art pump station for more efficient water usage and improved turf conditions
  • Resurface of cart paths on all eighteen holes for improved comfort on the golf course

Coaching & Club Fitting

Canterwood Golf and Country Club goes beyond the greens, offering a comprehensive golf instruction program for all skill levels. With private and series lessons available from the experienced staff, adults can join the "Game On" program for beginners, while junior golfers can participate in the "Crush It" series and "Crush It Camps," along with the PGA Junior Golf League. The club also provides complimentary Junior Clinics and Adult Supervised Practice sessions. Additionally, Canterwood features a state-of-the-art Trackman with an inside swing room for recreation, fitting, and teaching, allowing members to refine their skills in any season, and during the summer, the Trackman experience extends outdoors.

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Whether you're a first-time tournament coordinator or a seasoned organizer seeking to elevate your events, Canterwood Golf and Country Club is here to transform your vision into a truly remarkable event. Our dedicated team provides seamless support at every stage, ensuring every detail is meticulously attended to, from tee times to post-game celebrations. For first-timers, our experienced staff will guide you through the planning process, ensuring every aspect of the event is flawlessly executed. If you're a seasoned coordinator, we're ready to partner with you, contributing our expertise to elevate your tournament to new levels of excellence. At Canterwood, we're committed to making every tournament, whether it's your first or fiftieth, an unforgettable occasion for all participants.

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Retail Offerings

Canterwood’s Golf Shop provides a premier retail experience with a diverse selection of top-tier golf clubs, featuring brands such as TaylorMade, Ping, Titleist, Callaway, Cobra, Mizuno, and PXG. Offering approximately 30 fitting days each season, members have ample opportunities to find the perfect equipment to enhance their game. In addition to cutting-edge clubs, the golf shop caters to both men and women with a stylish array of golf apparel from respected brands like FootJoy, Johnnie-O, Peter Millar, Straight Down, Travis Mathew, Nivo, Sun Ice, Puma, and Under Armour. Completing the ensemble, the selection of golf shoes encompasses renowned brands like FootJoy, True Links, Puma, and Cuater, ensuring members step onto the course with both style and performance.