Several excellent golf courses are within easy reach of Barrow or Ulverston.
The Barrow Golf Club
at Hawcoat covers some 6,209 yards with 18 holes (01229) 825444 it is a jewel set amidst the panoramic views of the Lakeland hills and the beauty of the Furness peninsula.
Formed in 1922, it’s elevated position, overlooking the Duddon estuary and with glorious views of the Lakeland mountains, provides a fitting backdrop to this 18 hole, 6200 yard, Par 71, championship golf course.The course is designed to provide exciting and challenging golf to test players of all standards. Whether you are a seasoned all year golfer or a casual greenfee player, Barrow Golf Club offers friendly and relaxed hospitality to all.
From your arrival to leaving the 19th hole, you can enjoy the highest levels of service from our experienced staff.Barrow Golf Club is also an ideal venue for Corporate and Golf Society days and specific golfing packages can be arranged to suit particular requirements.
Furness Golf Club (01229) 471232
on Walney Island just 50 yards from the Irish Sea also offers an 18 hole links course, a pro shop and many other up to date facilities . Founded in 1872 by itinerate Scottish workers, Furness Golf Club is recorded as the 6th oldest golf Club in England.
Established originally on nearby Biggar Bank, the Club moved to its present location in 1880. The 18 hole course comprises 6 outward holes, 6 inward holes and the final 6 holes alternating in each direction. This layout coupled with a varying sea breeze provides an interesting and challenging test for all categories of golfer. Bounded by the Irish Sea to the West, the course affords beautiful sea views which are complimented by the equally stunning views of the South Lake District.
Furness Golf Centre
has a driving range and a 9 hole course (01229) 465870.
Ulverston Golf Club 01229 582824
is a 6,191 yard par 71 course. The Club, originally founded in 1895, is situated at the southern end of the Lake District overlooking Morecambe Bay. It has been at this location close to the quaint village of Bardsea alongside the coast road to Barrow-in-Furness since 1910. If you are looking for an excellent day’s golf in the Northwest of England try Ulverston Golf Club in Cumbria. The club is situated close to the Lake District overlooking Morecambe Bay and is just a short drive from the M6.