Legends on the Niagara is located just an hour and a half from Toronto, within minutes of the Peace, Rainbow and Whirlpool international bridges from the U.S. This facility is one-of-a-kind, with 1,000 acres of natural landscape that boast two 18-hole championship courses, a 9-hole short course, and an incredible 45-acre, 360-degree, driving range.
Each course is designed to offer something different, providing a wonderful mix from open holes where golfers have to negotiate fescue and sand traps, to parkland holes that wind through trees and water hazards. Legends on the Niagara ensures every shot is a memorable one.
Battlefield: Located on the north side of the Legends on the Niagara property, is Golf Architect Douglas Carrick’s unique and challenging creation. Host to the 2004 BMO Financial Group Canadian Women’s Open, Battlefield features fairways that sweep across a gently contoured countryside, giving the golfer breathing from both off the tee and as they approach the green.
Ussher’s Creek: On the south side, is one of Thomas McBroom’s finest masterpieces. You’ll encounter thick stands of deciduous trees, wetland hazards, knee-high fescue rough, and impeccable conditioning from tee to green.
Chippawa: The perfect complement to the larger Legends courses, Chippawa is a 9-hole design that celebrates the village in which Legends on the Niagara is located. The friendly staff add to the welcoming effect Chippawa course offers each and every guest, whether they are a regular or new to Legends on the Niagara.
Legends on the Niagara features an incredible, 45-acre, 360° Driving Range. Perfect your drive on this one-of-a-kind feature, surrounded by the breathtaking views that keep golfers coming back again and again.
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The Whirlpool Golf Course is one of Canada’s most highly rated and renowned public golf courses. It is owned and operated by the Niagara Parks Commission and is located in a spectacular setting against the backdrop of the Niagara River Whirlpool and Gorge.
This outstanding 18-hole course will entice you with its long sloping fairways and strategically placed bunkers, traps and trees. Designed by famed golf architect Stanley Thompson, the course is set against the backdrop of the Niagara River whirlpool and gorge.
Yardage is 7,019 and the Par is 72.
Over the years the course has been host to a variety of competitive tournaments including The Niagara Parks Amateur and the Canadian Tours’ Tour Championship, The Niagara Classic.
Along with competitive events the course has become an ideal location for corporate outings with as many as 11,000 tournament rounds per year.
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A contemporary design that uses the spectacular natural terrain of the Niagara Escarpment to create a stunning layout. Nestled between the 120 year old Welland Canal, the beautiful Bruce Trail and the Niagara Escarpment it has become one of the “must play” courses on an international standard.
This 27 hole facility has also been host to prestigious tournaments such as the International Junior Team Championship and the Telus Skins Game that featured Sergio Garcia, Veejay Singh, John Daly and Ian Legatt.
For more information visit: Royal Niagara Golf Club