Tee Up! Where Can You Golf Around Lake LBJ?
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Located just sixty miles west of Austin, Lake LBJ is a Hill Country gem perfect for a weekend getaway. If you enjoy golfing, there is no shortage of options near the lake. We’ve rounded up a list of courses where you can take in the scenic views while enjoying a relaxing round of golf!
Golf Courses for the Public
Blue Lake Golf Club is a 9-hole course at 2,336 yards with a par of 32, designed by famous golf course designer Joe Finger of Houston in 1962. It is located on a peninsula on the south side of Lake LBJ, and has beautiful views of the lake and Hill Country, with abundant wildlife. Tee times are not required but are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Blue Lake Golf Club is open to the public, but members and Blue Lake property owners enjoy special rates and discounts at the club and pro shop.
Legends Golf Course is an 18-hole course at 7,260 yards with a par of 72—with the 8th hole right on the lake! Part of a lakeside community, the golf course property is surrounded by Lake LBJ, the Colorado River, and the Hill Country. It is open to the public, with memberships available and discounts for Legends residents.
Hidden Falls Golf Club is an 18-hole course at 6,710 yards with a par of 72, in the Meadowlakes community in Marble Falls. It’s open to the general public; call to book a tee time!
Courses at Resorts Around the Lake
Horseshoe Bay Resort has more than one course to choose from! Slick Rock, recently reopened after an extensive renovation, is an 18-hole course at 6,834 yards with a par of 72.
If you haven't taken the clubs out of the garage yet in 2017, it's getting to be that time! Get ready to tee up with your family while taking in the breathtaking scenery of Lake LBJ.