Best Golf Courses in South Lake Tahoe

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Lake Tahoe Golf Course

Located in the natural mountain meadow about 20 minutes away from Hard Rock, Lake Tahoe Golf Course is right on the south shoreline of Tahoe in the Sierra Nevada Mountains. With a course that inspires all golfers to up their game hole by hole, the championship layout course totals 6,741 yards and has breathtaking scenic views surrounded by nature. Players can expect to see roaming wildlife, while enjoying manicured fairways and stunning views of Mt. Tallac, Twin Peaks and the top of Heavenly Mountain. Enjoyable for golfers of all skill levels, Lake Tahoe Golf Course has continued to maintain a fantastic reputation when it comes to course conditions and is one of the best courses in South Lake Tahoe. More information to book your next tee time can be found by visiting

Edgewood Tahoe

Edgewood Tahoe is one of the most beautiful courses in the country. This course hosts multiple tournaments throughout the year and sits at an altitude of more than 6,200 ft. From the first hole to the last, moments created on the Edgewood course lasts forever. Golfers who play on this course follow in the footsteps of prior professionals who have played in tournaments such as the American Century golf tournament, which is stacked with celebrities and athletes. This course features one-of-a-kind challenges hole by hole, and it is rated one of the top public courses by Golf Digest.  Edgewood Tahoe is a must-play for anyone planning their next golf trip to Lake Tahoe. Reserve tee times up to 60 days in advance by booking online or calling 775.588.3566.

Bijou Golf Course

Golfing in South Lake Tahoe is one of the city’s oldest and most popular activities, so there is no better place to tee off than at Lake Tahoe’s oldest golf course, Bijou Golf Course. Perfect for beginners and families, Bijou is a 9-hole course that gives you the best bang for your buck and is just a six-minute drive away from Hard Rock Lake Tahoe. Open May-October, Bijou Golf Course is located near the center of the Bijou Meadows in South Lake Tahoe and provides stunning views of Freel Peak. The course also offers discounts for seniors and children. While visiting, make sure to stop by the course’s shop to find exclusive photos of the course’s grand opening in 1920.  To book your next tee time, contact the course by calling 530.542.6097.

Tahoe Paradise Golf Course

Located within the woodlands of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and just minutes away from Hard Rock, Tahoe Paradise Golf Course offers a unique course for seasoned players. With a hilly course filled with tight and narrow fairways along with smooth and fast greens, this course is guaranteed to be a challenge. The 18-hole 4,034-yard course offers picturesque scenery with the par-3 14th hole the most scenic with a view of Mt. Tallac and other surrounding peaks. For more information regarding Tahoe Paradise Golf Course please visit

Where to Stay

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe is the ideal place to stay during your next Lake Tahoe golf outing. It is conveniently located near multiple golf courses around South Lake Tahoe, making it the perfect place to wind down after an 18-hole adventure. Check out Oyster Bar or Alpine Union for a quick bite after a long day in the sun. Then you can rest up and enjoy the afternoon before a nice dinner at Park Prime before hitting Bloom Bar & Lounge, Lake Tahoe’s hottest nightlife destination. More information about Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe can be found at

Author: Bruce Washington