Balfour Golf Club

Balfour, British Columbia | 18 holes | Par: 72 | 6510 yards

Get away from it all and enjoy great golf in an unparalleled setting along the peaceful shores of Kootenay Lake at Balfour Golf Course.This magnificent 6510-yard golfing challenge, designed by Les Furber, features private lakefront meadows and majestic forests. Winding up and down through the Purcell Mountains, stellar fairway and green conditions cap an awe-inspiring golfing experience.This hidden gem is located only 25 minutes north of Nelson, BC near the Kootenay Lake Ferry Terminal. Three hours drive from Spokane and Coeur D'Alene, four hours from Kelowna, and equidistant 7 hours from Vancouver and Calgary.After your round, our clubhouse is the perfect place to relax with a beverage out on our large outdoor deck overlooking the 9th hole, or enjoy a casual lunch or dinner at the Osprey Mountain Grill.Balfour Golf Course prides itself on its Golf Schools and Lesson programs. Whether you are a beginner golfer or advanced player looking to shave a few strokes off your game, we have something for everyone!

Par, yardages and course ratings

Tee Par Yardage Rating Slope
Blue 72 6135 69.7 124
Black 72 6510 71.5 132
Gold 72 5116 66 109
White 72 5492 66.9 117

At a glance

  • Holes: 18
  • Designed by: Les Furber Design
  • Type: Public
  • Golf Season: April - October

Practice facilities

  • Driving range: Yes
  • Putting green: Yes


  • Teaching pro: Yes
  • Golf school / golf academy: No


  • Pro: Yes
  • Rental clubs: Yes
  • Rental carts: Yes
  • Pull carts: Yes

602 Queens Bay Road
Balfour, BC V0G 1C0
P: (250) 229-5655, 1-866-669-4653
F: (250) 229-5635