By James Davis
MUSKOKA, ONTARIO, Canada – Golf trips to Ontario’s Muskoka area invoke ideas of a rustic golf destination. It is one of Canada’s offerings to mix with nature, while being able to enjoy a great golf vacation. Even though Muskoka has been a favorite golf destination in Canada for more than a century, it has lost none of the appeal and offers a lot of opportunities for your golf packages.
Deerhurst Resort is a great luxury resort that attracts the envy of swarms of players on golf vacations to Muskoka. The Deerhurst Highlands championship golf course is from the minds of architects Robert Cupp and Thomas McBroom. Cut from the tough hills and thick forest, it presents the golfer with challenges of all types.
The Deerhurst Lakeside is a par 65 design by Thomas McBroom, offering a gentler layout and enjoyable play for golfers at all levels. Both courses feature unforgettable panoramic lake views. Lessons, clinics and golf schools are available at the Deerhurst Golf Academy.
The Lake Joseph Golf Club became a fixture in golf packages and golf vacations to Ontario, Canada after it was named the “Best New Canadian Golf Course” by Gold Digest magazine in 1997. There is good reason it is a fantastic golf destination in the Muskoka region of Ontario. It is surrounded by dense, green forest and granite outcroppings with amazing views of Lake Joseph.