The Burlington area offers an array of golfing experiences tailored to every golfer's preference. Whether you're a seasoned pro seeking a challenging mountain course, a novice looking to hone your skills on a well maintained par 3 course, or someone who enjoys golfing in the hillsides along Lake Champlain, Burlington has something for everyone. Imagine teeing off against the backdrop of the Green Mountains or enjoying a round with beautiful views overlooking Lake Champlain. With its proximity to the mountains, lake, and more, golfers can experience the breathtaking beauty of Vermont while enjoying their favorite sport.  Burlington is a gateway to all things outdoors, from golfing to hiking, biking, sailing, and more

Additionally, many of Burlington's golf courses offer the option to rent out their stunning courses or clubhouse for private events, making them perfect venues for weddings, corporate retreats, and special celebrations.


Check out this list of golf courses in the Burlington area!

If you're interested in making a tee time, wed recommend calling ahead to reserve your time. 

Par 3 Courses: Perfect for Casual Rounds

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For those seeking a leisurely day on the greens, The Burlington area has a few exceptional par 3 courses that provide a relaxing yet challenging golf outing. One standout option is the Links at Lang Farm, where players can test their short game skills amidst a beautifully maintained course. With its laid-back atmosphere and manageable holes, the Links is the ideal course for a casual round with friends, family, or even business colleagues. 

Another great option for golfers without needing to pull out a driver or a long wood, is Apple Island Resort Golf Clubhouse.  This short course is situated in South Hero with holes overlooking Lake Champlain and the Green Mountains. 

  • 39 Essex Way
  • (802) 878-0298

Opened in July of 2002 as an instant success; designed to appeal to golfers of all abilities. The Links is the only public 18-hole championship executive course in New England and is the work of award winning golf architect Mike Asmundson.

  • 71 US-2
  • (802) 372-9600

Apple Island Golf Course on Lake Champlain is open from May 15th through October 15th from 8:00am to 7:00pm. Tee off on our well-maintained 9-hole par 3 golf course in South Hero, Vermont for a round or two of outdoor fun for all skill levels. The driving range and putting green…

Public Courses: Accessible and Affordable

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Looking for a quality golfing experience without breaking the bank? Burlington's public courses offer excellent value for the money without compromising on the quality of play. Williston Country Club is a prime example, featuring well-maintained fairways, challenging layouts, and affordable green fees. Whether you're a weekend warrior or a weekday golfer, these other options will be great for your next golf outing.

  • Rocky Ridge Golf Club 7470 Route 116
  • (802) 482-2191

Scenic 18 hole Rocky Ridge Golf Club. This is a public golf course with membership packages available. Set in the beauty of Vermont’s rolling farmland and rocky ridges and only 20 minutes from downtown Burlington, we offer a challenging and fun golfing experience for all…

  • 332 Old Stage Road
  • (802) 879-3232

Located just twenty minutes from Burlington, VT in the countryside of Essex Junction, Vermont on Old Stage Road, the Essex Country Club golf course lays claim to some of the most picturesque acreage in the area.

  • 5531 Spear St
  • (802) 985-3672

Kwiniaska Golf Club is an 18-hole semi-private golf course nestled just above the historic village of Shelburne, Vermont offering stunning scenic views of the Northern Vermont's Green Mountains and the Adirondack Mountain range across Lake Champlain in New York

  • 424 Golf Course Rd
  • (802) 878-3747

You'll find Williston Golf Club in the heart of the Historic Village of Williston. There, golfers play one of the very best maintained courses in all of New England and enjoy a brisk four hour round.

Private (Invite-Only) Courses:

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For those fortunate enough to secure an invitation, Burlington's private golf courses offer a truly exclusive experience. Both of which situated amidst rolling hills and pristine woodlands in downtown Burlington, epitomizes the traditions of golf. With their meticulously manicured grounds, world-class amenities, and unparalleled service, these two golf courses provide members and their guests with a golfing experience unlike any other. 

  • 568 S Prospect Street
  • (802) 864-4683

Burlington Country Club is Burlington’s Premier private club with access to play by member invite-only. With event spaces for weddings, corporate events, and gatherings, BCC is a great option to host an event.

  • 1227 Dorset Street
  • (802) 864-7770

The Vermont National Country Club is one of the finest private family-oriented full-service country clubs in New England. VNCC provides preeminent recreational and social experiences for its members, their families and friends by maintaining exceptional standards in its…

Resort Courses: Golf and Relaxation Combined

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Seeking a golf getaway that combines challenging play with beautiful Vermont accommodations? Look no further than these resort courses. The Links at Essex Resort & Spa offers a unique blend of championship golf and pampering amenities, making it the perfect destination for a golf-centric vacation. After a day on the greens, unwind with a rejuvenating spa treatment or savor gourmet cuisine at the resort's acclaimed restaurant.

  • 1840 Sugarbush Access Road
  • (802) 583-6300

Tee off at our Robert Trent Jones, Sr. masterpiece. Jones' legendary talent is apparent in every one of the 18 holes at Sugarbush Golf Club tucked away in the Green Mountains. Designed with respect for the natural setting and its breathtaking vistas, our par-70 (men) and par 72…

  • 39 Essex Way
  • (802) 878-0298

Opened in July of 2002 as an instant success; designed to appeal to golfers of all abilities. The Links is the only public 18-hole championship executive course in New England and is the work of award winning golf architect Mike Asmundson.

  • 4800 Basin Harbor Road
  • (802) 475-2311

Golf has been played on the shores of Lake Champlain at Basin Harbor for over a century. Come savor the timeless beauty of the Champlain Valley and play one of the most relaxing golf courses in Vermont. Enjoy the excellent conditions, supreme hospitality, and beautiful landscapes…

Driving Ranges & Golf Simulators

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For golfers who appreciate the aesthetic appeal of their surroundings, Burlington's courses deliver in spades. Every course in Vermont is a testament to the state's natural beauty, with landscapes that evoke the charm of Vermont's pastoral past. From the rolling fairways of public courses to the manicured greens of private clubs, each venue offers picturesque views that could easily resemble the idyllic farmlands of Vermont hundreds of years ago.

  • 1860 Williston Rd
  • (802) 881-0660

Vermont's only hi-definition golf and sports simulator experience with full bar & golf shop. Host your next event at Gonzo's!