There is a wide array of golf courses in the Truckee, North Lake Tahoe, Graeagle area, ranging from quaint 9-hold courses to impressive 18-hole championship courses and everything in between. Golf enthusiasts can’t get enough of the fairways lined by towering pines, flowing creeks, stunning mountain scenery, and challenging terrain.
Read about Tahoe-Truckee golf from these writers who experienced Tahoe-Truckee golf themselves and became inspired to write about it.
“I truly believe the collection of public, resort and private courses of the High Sierra make up the most underrated golf destination in the country. Finish a week playing golf around Truckee-Tahoe and you’ll be bumping a couple of courses off your personal top 10.” — Kevin Merfield, NCGA Golf
“Of all places, Truckee has become a golf mecca of sorts. For a real taste of Truckee, head to downtown for Truckee Thursdays street festival.” — Tod Leonard, San Diego Union-Tribune
“Golf at Old Greenwood, incredibly lush, incredibly scenic, and Nick’s personal favorite on this trip.” — Nicholas King, Fox 26 KMPH
“Snow-capped peaks, blanked by towering pines and evergreens, surround the lake’s pristine blue waters. Throw a green golf course and it’s just about heaven.” — Jason Scott Deegan, Golf Advisor