Learn about Placer County Golf. Play a round of golf in beautiful Placer County. You’ll find a variety of challenging and fun golf courses to choose from. Enjoy a round of golf in the scenic foothills. Scroll down for details on each golf course.
Placer County is also a fun destination for wine tasting. Learn more about Placer County Wineries and combine a golf getaway with a wine tasting tour of this gorgeous area. Wineries are located in Auburn, Newcastle, Lincoln, and Loomis.
Before Prohibition, there were more wineries in this area than in the Napa Valley. This is a growing wine region. The wineries are small, family owned wineries. Wines produced include Syrah, Petite Sirah, Viognier, Tempranillo, and Barbera. They also produce Zinfandel, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc.
Placer County Golf Courses
Auburn Valley Golf & Country Club
Address: 8800 Auburn Valley Rd., Auburn, CA
Telephone: (530) 269-1837
Designers: Bob Bissett and Larry Curtola
Enjoy this 18 hole golf course, which also serves as a venue for weddings and other events for up to 250 people. Dine at the Valley View Grill for breakfast, lunch, and Thursday night dinners. Private golf lessons are available.
Black Oak Golf Course
Address: 2455 Black Oak, Auburn, CA
Telephone: (530) 878-1900
Designer: John Walker
This 9-hole public course has undergone extensive improvements in recent years. Private and group lessons are available.
Dark Horse Golf Club
Address: 113450 Combie Rd., Auburn
Telephone: (530) 269-7900
Designer: Keith Foster
This 18 hole golf course offers a Golfers Academy comprised of PGA & USGTF professionals.
Golf Course at Raspberry Hill
Address: 14500 Musso Rd., Auburn, CA
Telephone: (530) 878-7818
This is a small 9-hole course that is fun to play.
Indian Creek Country Club
Address: 4487 Barton Rd., Loomis
Telephone: (916) 652-5546
This is a beautiful 9-hole course that is open to the public.
Lake of the Pines Country Club
Address: 11665 Lakeshore North, Auburn 95602
Telephone: (530) 269-1544
Lake of the Pines is a private gated community for active living. It’s an 18 hole golf course that totally encircles a lake in a unique setting with 2000 homes nearby.
Address: 2020 Golf Course Rd., Auburn, CA
Telephone: (530) 888-7888
Designer: Robert Trent Jones, Jr.
Enjoy the open country in this scenic course with no houses on the course. There’s a 100 foot elevation change. There’s a bar and grill that serves lunch. This course is also a venue for weddings and other events.