2014 Minnesota and Twin Cities Area Golf Course Opening Dates

Looking for Golf Courses Open in Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin & Illinois for the 2014 Golf Season?

*Be sure to call course for tee time and to confirm open status and ask if they are walking only or allow carts. Day to day weather sometimes affects ability to remain open and wet conditions require many courses to be walking only very early in the season.

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Updated 4/24/14 at 5:00PM

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Iowa Courses:

Bos Landen Golf Club  – TBA – (Pella, IA and 4 hr drive from Twin Cities) – ranked as Iowa’s #1 Public Golf Course from 1997 to 2001 and was also ranked in the Top-75 Most Affordable Golf Courses in the United States, all according to Golf Digest.

Briggs Woods Golf Club  – OPEN – (Webster, IA and 3 hr drive from Twin Cities) – an 18-hole course that stretches 6,500 yards and a par 72 overlooking the pristine Boone River Valley of Hamilton County. Smooth greens and well-kept fairways are punctuated by dramatic arching trees and strategic bunkers creating a challenging, yet pleasurable, golf experience. Find out why Briggs Woods Golf Course is a deal worth “driving” for!  Our packages are the greatest value in the Midwest. All packages include unlimited golf. Two day packages with lodging start at $133.00. briggswoodsgolf@wmtel.net or check us out on-line at www.briggswoods.com

Coldwater Golf Links  – TBA – (Ames, IA) – Host of the 2013 Iowa Amateur, Iowa State Men’s and Women’s golf,  and the best selection of true Scotches at any golf course. Coldwater doesn’t disappoint.  Iowa’s only true Links style design is the first place you should stop with your golfing crew.  Only 2 hours and 54 Minutes (start your timer)  from the cities, Coldwater is a place that you will return to year after year.  The only course in Iowa to host the four Iowa Amateur major events, Coldwater has to be your first stop. Great golf, great people, unforgettable experience…Coldwater Golf Links.Visit www.coldwatergolf.com or call 515-233-4664 for tee times.

Harvester Golf Club  – OPEN - (Rhodes, IA) – Rated the #1 Public Course in Iowa. Where cows once grazed, The Harvester site has the elements of a dramatic championship course: visually diverse beauty, varied terrain and natural water features – all in a charming setting where a course was sculpted into the land, not built upon it. Experience Pure Golf.

Legacy Golf Club  – OPEN - (Norwalk, IA near Des Moines and 3.5 hr drive from Twin Cities) – 18 hole championship golf course featuring bent grass fairways, tees and greens, GPS system, practice facility and new indoor Learning Center.  Visit www.thelegacygolfclub.com or call 515-287-7885 for updated course conditions, directions (five minutes from Des Moines), Spring Rates, or to inquire about our popular Stay & Play Packages.  Voted “Best Course in Central Iowa” by the Des Moines Business Record.

Tournament Club of Iowa  – OPEN - (Polk City, IA near Des Moines) – The Tournament Club of Iowa is a premier public golf course and residential community. Golf is available for daily fee play and open for limited private and corporate golf outings.  The Tournament Club of Iowa is an Arnold Palmer Signature Course. The course is challenging, yet appealing to a wide cross-section of golfers. The course winds through hills, dramatic bluffs and timberland surrounding beautiful Big Creek and two major lakes.

Wisconsin Courses:

Trappers Turn  – TBA – 
(Wisconsin Dells, WI) – Challenging to the good player, yet offering a design that is more playable and fun, North and Packard created a golf course that allows every player to enjoy a great round of golf.

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Minnesota Course Opening Dates:

Course City Opening Date
29 Pines Golf Course Mahtowa
Adrian Country Club Adrian
Afton Alps Golf Club Hastings
Albany Golf Club Albany
Albion Ridges Golf Course Annandale
Alexandria Golf Club Alexandria
Apostle Highlands Golf Course Bayfield
Applewood Hills Golf Course Stillwater  OPEN
Appleton Golf Club Appleton
Arbor Pointe Golf Club Inver Grove Heights  OPEN
Atikwa Golf Club at Arrowwood Resort Alexandria
Austin Country Club Austin
Badlands Golf Club Roberts
Baker National Golf Club Medina
Baker National Golf Club Evergreen Medina
Balmoral Golf Course Battle Lake
Bearpath Golf & Country Club Eden Prairie
Begin Oaks Golf Course Plymouth  Range open. Course TBD.
Bellwood Oaks Golf Course Hastings  OPEN
Bemidji Town & Country Club Bemidji
Benson Golf Club Benson
Bent Creek Golf Club Eden Prairie
Birchwood Golf Course Pelican Rapids
Big Fish Golf Club Hayward
Birnamwood Public Golf Course Burnsville
Black Bear Golf Complex Backus
Black Bear Golf Course Carlton
Blackberry Ridge Golf Club Sartell
Blackduck Municipal Golf Club Blackduck
Blooming Prairie Country Club Blooming Prairie
Blueberry Hills Golf Course Deer River  OPEN
Blueberry Pines Golf Club Menahga
Bluff Creek Golf Course Chanhassen  OPEN
Boulder Pointe Golf Club Elko  OPEN
Boulder Ridge Golf Club St. Cloud
Brackett’s Crossing Country Club Lakeville
Braemar Golf Course Edina  OPEN
Braemar Golf Course Executive 9 Edina  OPEN
Braemar Golf Course Fred Richards Edina  OPEN
Breezy Point Resort Traditional Breezy Point
Breezy Point Resort White Birch Breezy Point
Brightwood Hills Golf Course New Brighton  OPEN
Bristol Ridge Golf Course Somerset  OPEN
Brookland Golf Park Brooklyn Park  OPEN
Brooktree Golf Course Owatonna
Brookview Golf Course Golden Valley  OPEN
Brookview Golf Course Executive 9 Golden Valley
B’s on the River’s Edge Golf Club Watertown
Buffalo Heights Golf Course Buffalo
Bulrush Golf Club Rush City  OPEN
Bunker Hills Golf Club Coon Rapids  OPEN
Bunker Hills Golf Club Executive 9 Coon Rapids  OPEN
Burl Oaks Golf Club Minnetrista
Canby Golf Club Canby
Cannon Golf Club Cannon Falls  OPEN
Castlewood Golf “The Rock” Forest Lake
Cedar Creek Golf Course Albertville  OPEN
Cedar River Golf Course Adams
Cedar Valley Golf Course Winona
Centerbrook Golf Course Brooklyn Center
Chaska Town Course Chaska
Chaska Par 30 Chaska  OPEN
Chippewa Valley Golf Course Menomonie
Chisago Lakes Golf Course Lindstrom
Chomonix Golf Club Lino Lakes  APRIL 22
Chosen Valley Golf Club Chatfield
Cleary Lake Park Golf Course Prior Lake
Clifton Highlands Golf Course Prescott  OPEN
Clifton Hollow Golf Course River Falls  OPEN
Cloquet Country Club Cloquet
Coffee Mill Golf & Country Club Wabasha
Cokato Town & Country Club Cokato
Columbia Golf Club Minneapolis  Front 9 OPEN. Back 9 TBD.
Como Golf Course St. Paul
Country Air Golf Park Lake Elmo
Cragun’s Legacy Courses Brainerd  OPEN
CreeksBend Golf Course New Prague  OPEN
Crosswoods Golf Course Crosslake
Crow River Golf Club Hutchinson
Crystal Lake Golf Club Lakeville  OPEN
Cuyuna Country Club Deerwood
Dacotah Ridge Golf Club Morton
Dahlgreen Golf Club Chaska  OPEN
Dawson Golf Course Dawson
Daytona Golf Club Dayton
Deacon’s Lodge Breezy Point
Deer Run Golf Club Victoria  OPEN
Dellwood Hills Golf Club Dellwood
Detroit CC – Lakeview Detroit Lakes  OPEN
Detroit CC – Pine to Palm Course Detroit Lakes
Dodge Country Club Dodge Center
Double Eagle Golf & Grille Eagle Bend
Dwan Golf Club Bloomington
Eagle Creek Golf Club Willmar
Eagle Lake Youth Golf Center Plymouth
Eagle Trace Golf and Event Center Clearwater  Range Open. Course TBD.
Eagle Valley Golf Course Woodbury
Eagle View Golf Course Park Rapids
Eagle’s Landing Golf Club Ft. Ripley
Eastwood Golf Club Rochester  OPEN
Edina Country Club Edina
Edinburgh USA Brooklyn Park  OPEN
Elk River Golf Club Elk River  OPEN
Ely Golf Club Ely
Emerald Greens Golf Club Hastings  OPEN
Emily Greens Golf Course Emily  OPEN
Enger Park Golf Course Duluth
Eshquaguma Country Club Gilbert
Eveleth Municipal Golf Course Eveleth
Fair Havens Golf Club Menahga
Falcon Ridge Golf Course Stacy
Falcon Ridge Golf Course Executive 9 Stacy
Faribault Golf Club Faribault
Ferndale Country Club Rushford
Fiddlestix Golf Course Isle
Forest Hills Golf Club Forest Lake
Forest Hills Golf Course Detroit Lakes
Fort Ridgely Golf Course Fairfax
Fort Snelling Public Golf Course Fort Snelling  OPEN
Fountain Valley Golf Club Farmington  OPEN
Fox Hollow Golf Club St. Michael  OPEN
Fox Lake Golf Club Sherburn
Fox Run Golf Club Webster
French Lake Open Golf Club Maple Grove
Geneva Golf Club Alexandria
Quarry at Giants Ridge Biwabik
Legend at Giants Ridge Biwabik
Glen Lake Golf & Practice Center Minnetonka
Glencoe Country Club Glencoe
Golden Eagle Golf Club Fifty Lakes
Golden Valley Golf and Country Club Golden Valley
Goodrich Golf Club Maplewood  OPEN
Gopher Hills Executive Cannon Falls  OPEN
Gopher Hills Golf Course Cannon Falls  OPEN
Graceville Golf Club Graceville
Grand National Golf Club Hinckley
Grand View Lodge – The Preserve Pequot Lakes
Grand View Lodge Garden Course Pequot Lakes
Grand View Lodge The Pines Nisswa
Grandy Nine Golf Course Stanchfield
Granite Run Golf Course Granite Falls
Green Lea Golf Course Albert Lea
Green Valley Golf Course Lake Park
Greenhaven Golf Course Anoka  OPEN
Greystone Golf Club Sauk Centre
Gross National Golf Club Minneapolis  OPEN
Hadley Creek Golf Learning Center Rochester  OPEN
Halla Greens Chanhassen  OPEN
Hardwood Hills Golf Course Alexandria
Hastings Country Club Hastings
Hawk Creek Country Club Raymond
Hawley Golf & Country Club Hawley
Hayden Hills Executive Golf Dayton
Hazeltine National Golf Club Chaska
Headwaters Golf Club Park Rapids
Heart of the Valley Golf Club Ada
Hendricks Golf Club Hendricks
Heritage Links Golf Club Lakeville
Hiawatha Golf Club Minneapolis  OPEN
Hibbing Municipal Golf Course Hibbing
Hickory Hills Eau Claire  OPEN
Hidden Greens Golf Course Hastings  OPEN
Hidden Haven Golf Club Cedar  OPEN
Highland National Golf Course St. Paul  OPEN
Highland National Golf Course 9 Hole St. Paul  OPEN
Hillcrest Golf Club of St. Paul St. Paul
Hollydale Golf Club Plymouth
Hoyt Lakes Golf Course Hoyt Lakes
Hudson Golf Club Hudson
Indian Hills Golf Club Stillwater
Interlachen Country Club Edina
Interlaken Golf Club Fairmont
Inver Wood Golf Course Inver Grove Heights  OPEN
Inver Wood Golf Course Executive 9 Inver Grove Heights  OPEN
Ironman Golf Course Detroit Lakes
Island Lake Golf Training Center Shoreview
Island View Golf Club Waconia
Izatys Resort Black Brook Onamia
Jackson Golf Club Jackson
Kate Haven Circle Pines
Keller Golf Club St. Paul Closed thru early summer to allow grow-in after remodel
Kenyon Country Club Kenyon
Kilkarney Hills Golf Club River Falls  OPEN
Krooked Kreek Golf Club Osceola
Kimball Golf Club Kimball
Koronis Hills Golf Club Paynesville
Lafayette Club Minnetonka Beach
Lakewoods Forest Ridges Golf Course Cable
Lake City Golf Lake City
Lake Miltona Golf Club Alexandria
Lake Pepin Golf Course Lake City  OPEN
Lakeview Golf of Orono Mound
Lanesboro Golf Club Lanesboro
Legacy Golf Faribault
Legends Club Prior Lake  OPEN
Lester Park Golf Course Duluth
LeSueur Country Club LeSueur
Lewiston Country Club Lewiston
Lida Greens Golf Course Pelican Rapids  OPEN
Litchfield Golf Club Litchfield
Little Crow Country Club Spicer
Little Falls Country Club Little Falls
Loggers Trail Golf Club Stillwater  OPEN
Long Bow Golf Club Walker
Long Prairie Country Club Long Prairie
Lost Spur Golf Course Eagan  OPEN
Luverne Country Club Luverne
Lynx National Golf Course Sauk Centre
Ma-Cal-Grove Country Club Caledonia
Madden’s On Gull Lake Executive 9 Brainerd  APRIL 25 – Driving ranges open
Madden’s On Gull Lake Pine Beach East Brainerd  APRIL 25 – Driving ranges open
Madden’s On Gull Lake Pine Beach West Brainerd  APRIL 25 – Driving ranges open
Madden’s On Gull Lake The Classic Brainerd  MAY 2
Madelia Golf Course Madelia
Madison Country Club Madison
Mahnomen Country Club Mahnomen
Majestic Oaks Golf Club Crossroads Ham Lake
Majestic Oaks Golf Club Executive 9 Ham Lake
Majestic Oaks Golf Club Signature Ham Lake
Manitou Ridge Golf Club White Bear Lake  OPEN
Mankato Golf Club Mankato
Maple Valley Golf & Country Club Rochester
Marshall Golf Club Marshall
Mayflower Country Club Fairfax
Meadow Greens Golf Course Austin  OPEN
Meadow Lakes Golf Club Rochester
Meadowbrook Golf Club Hopkins
Meadowlark Country Club Melrose
Meadows Golf Course Moorhead
Medina Golf & Country Club Medina
Medina Golf & Country Club Executive 9 Medina
Mendakota Country Club Mendota Heights
Mendota Heights Par-3 Golf Course Mendota Heights
Mesaba Country Club Hibbing
Midland Hills Country Club Roseville
Minikahda Club Minneapolis
Minneapolis GC Minneapolis
Minneopa Golf Club Mankato
Minnesota National Golf Course McGregor
Minnesota National Golf Course “33” Course McGregor
Minnesota Valley Country Club Bloomington
Minnetonka Country Club Excelsior
Minnewaska Golf Club Glenwood
Minn-Iowa Golf Club Elmore
Mississippi Dunes Golf Links Cottage Grove  OPEN
Montgomery National Golf Club Montgomery  OPEN
Monticello Country Club Monticello
Moorhead Country Club Moorhead
Moose Lake Golf Club Sturgeon Lake
Mount Frontenac Golf Course Frontenac  OPEN
Mountain Lake Golf Club Mountain Lake
New Hope Village Golf Course New Hope
New Prague Golf Club New Prague
New Richmond Golf Course New Richmond
New Ulm Country Club New Ulm
North Branch Golf Course North Branch
North Links Golf Course North Mankato  OPEN
North Oaks Golf Club North Oaks
Northern Hills Golf Club Rochester
Northfield Golf Club Northfield
Northland Country Club Duluth
Oak Glen Golf Course Stillwater  OPEN
Oak Glen Golf Course Executive 9 Stillwater  OPEN
Oak Harbor Golf Course Baudette
Oak Lake Golf Course Erskine
Oak Marsh Golf Club Oakdale  OPEN
Oak Ridge Country Club Hopkins
Oakview Golf Course Freeborn  OPEN
Oakcrest Golf Course Roseau
Oakdale Golf Club Buffalo Lake
Oaks Golf Club Hayfield
Olivia Golf Club Olivia
Olympic Hills Golf Club Eden Prairie
Oneka Ridge White Bear Lake  OPEN
Orono Golf Course Crystal Bay
Ortonville Municipal Golf Course Ortonville
Osakis Country Club Osakis
Owatonna Country Club Owatonna
Parkview Golf Club Eagan
Pebble Creek Golf Club Becker  OPEN
Pebble Lake Golf Course Fergus Falls
Perham Lakeside Golf Club Perham
Phalen Park Golf Course St. Paul  OPEN
Pheasant Acres Golf Club Rogers  OPEN
Pine City Country Club Pine City  OPEN
Pine Island Golf Course Pine Island
Pine Ridge Golf Course – Sartell Sartell
Pioneer Creek Golf Course Maple Plain  OPEN
Piper Hills Golf Course Plainview
Pipestone Country Club Pipestone
Pokegama Golf Course Grand Rapids
Pomme de Terre Golf Club Morris
Prairie Ridge Golf Course Janesville
Prairie View Community Golf Course Brooten
Prairie View Golf Links Worthington
Prestwick Golf Club Woodbury  OPEN
Princeton Golf Course Princeton
Purple Hawk Country Club Cambridge
Red Rock Golf Course Hoffman
Red Wing Golf Club Red Wing
Redwood Falls Golf Club Redwood Falls
Refuge Golf Club Oak Grove  OPEN
Rich Spring Golf Club Cold Spring
Ridges at Sand Creek Jordan
Ridgeview Country Club Duluth
Ridgewood Golf Course Longville
Ridgewood Golf Course Executive 9 Longville
River Falls Golf Club River Falls
River Oaks Golf Club – Austin Austin
River Oaks Golf Course – Cold Spring Cold Spring
River Oaks Municipal Golf Course Cottage Grove  OPEN
Rivers’ Bend at the Old Barn Resort Preston
Riverside Town & Country Club Blue Earth
Riverview Golf Course New Richland
Riverview Greens Stewartville
Riverwood National Golf Course Otsego  OPEN
Rochester Golf & Country Club Rochester
Rolling Hills Golf Club Westbrook
Root River Country Club Spring Valley
Rose Lake Golf Club Fairmont
Roseville Cedarholm Golf Course Roseville
Rum River Hills Golf Club Ramsey  OPEN
Rush Creek Golf Club Maple Grove
Ruttger’s Sugar Lake Lodge Deerwood
Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge Deerwood
Saint Croix National Golf Course Somerset
Sanbrook Golf Course Isanti
Sanbrook Golf Course Executive Isanti
Sauk Centre Country Club Sauk Centre
Savannah Oaks Golf Course Marshall
Shadowbrooke Golf Course Lester Prairie  OPEN
Shamrock Golf Club Corcoran
Shoreland Country Club St. Peter
Silver Bay Golf Course Silver Bay
Slayton Country Club Slayton
Soldiers Memorial Field Golf Course Rochester  OPEN
Somerby Golf Club Byron
Somerset Country Club Mendota Heights
South Fork Bed and Golf Peterson
Southbrook Golf Club Annandale  OPEN
Southern Hills Golf Club Farmington  OPEN
Southview Country Club West St. Paul
Spring Brook Golf Course Mora
Spring Hill Golf Club Wayzata
Springfield Golf Club Springfield
St. Charles Golf Club St. Charles
St. Cloud Country Club St. Cloud
St. James Golf Course St. James
Stillwater Country Club Stillwater
Stone Creek Golf Club Foley
Stonebrooke Golf Club Shakopee  OPEN
Stonebrooke Golf Club Water’s Edge Shakopee  OPEN
StoneRidge Golf Club Stillwater
Stones Throw Golf Course Milaca
Stoney Creek Golf Course Renville
Summit Golf Club Cannon Falls  OPEN
Summit Golf Club Executive 9 Cannon Falls  OPEN
Sundance Golf Club Dayton  OPEN 
Superior National at Lutsen Lutsen
Tanners Brook Golf Club Forest Lake
Tartan Park Golf Course Lake Elmo
Terrace View Golf Club Mankato
Terrace View Golf Club Executive 9 Mankato
Territory Golf Club St. Cloud
The Bridges Winona
The Crossings Montevideo
The Jewel Golf Club Lake City  OPEN
The Links at Northfork Ramsey  OPEN
The Meadows at Mystic Lake Prior Lake  OPEN
The Ponds at Battle Creek Maplewood  OPEN
The Ponds Golf Course St. Francis
The Vintage at Staples Staples
The Wilds Golf Club Prior Lake  OPEN – Pay The Temp
Theodore Wirth Golf Club Golden Valley
Theodore Wirth Golf Club Par 3 Golden Valley
Thief River Golf Club Thief River Falls
Thumper Pond Golf Course Ottertail
Tianna Country Club Walker
Timber Creek Golf Course Watertown  OPEN
Tipsinah Mounds Golf Course Elbow Lake
Town & Country Club St. Paul
TPC Twin Cities Blaine
Tracy Country Club Tracy
Troy Burne Golf Club Hudson  OPEN
Twin Pines Golf Course Bagley
Lakeview National Golf Course Two Harbors
Tyler Golf Club Tyler  OPEN
U of M Les Bolstad Golf Course St. Paul  OPEN
Valley Country Club East Grand Forks
Valley View Golf Course Belle Plaine
Valleywood Golf Course Apple Valley  OPEN
Victory Links Golf Course Blaine
Viking Meadows Golf Club Cedar
Viking Meadows Golf Club Executive 9 Cedar
Village Green Golf Club Moorhead
Vintage Golf Course Otsego
Virginia Golf Course Virginia
Wapicada Golf Club Sauk Rapids
Warren Riverside Golf Course Warren
Warroad Estates Golf Course Warroad
Waseca Lakeside Club Waseca
Wayzata Country Club Wayzata
Wedgewood Cove Golf Club Albert Lea
Westfield Golf Club Winona
Wheaton Country Club Wheaton
Whispering Pines Golf Course Annandale
White Bear Yacht Club Dellwood
White Eagle Golf Club Hudson  OPEN
Whitefish Golf Club Pequot Lakes
Whitetail Run Golf Course Wadena
Wild Marsh Golf Club Buffalo  OPEN
Wilderness At Fortune Bay Tower
Wildflower at Fair Hills Detroit Lakes
Wildwedge Golf & Mini Golf Pequot Lakes
Willingers Golf Club Northfield  OPEN
Willow Creek Golf Course Rochester
Willow Creek Golf Course Little Willow Executive Rochester
Windom Country Club Windom
Windsong Farm Independence
Wolfridge Golf Course Angora
Woodhill Country Club Wayzata
Worthington Country Club Worthington
Zumbrota Golf Club Zumbrota