Welcome to Northern Bear Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Course located in Sherwood Park, Alberta, just 30 minutes from downtown Edmonton. Built on Jack Nicklaus’ legendary tradition of designing prestigious and spectacular courses.
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Northern Bear is Jack’s third Canadian Signature daily fee course, preceded by Toronto’s Glen Abbey and Whistler’s Nicklaus North. The “Bear” is a perfect blend of tree lined fairways, strategic bunker placements, five lakes and USGA standard greens all designed to offer the ultimate in playability to every golf enthusiast.
Despite his stature as a player – Jack Nicklaus designs his courses for players of all skill levels. “Golf is a game of precision not strength” explains Nicklaus. That’s why the course offers five sets of tees ranging from 5,800 to 7,400 yards and is designed to entice novices and experts alike.
Northern Bear will be opening (Weather permitting) under new Ownership April 26, 2017.
Appropriate golf attire is required by all guests. Collared Shirt required. No tank tops, cut offs, board shorts, sweat pants, or athletic wear. Jeans are NOT allowed. Proper footwear is required (soft spikes, or athletic shoes).
““The most important shot in golf is the next one.” – Ben Hogan
• Score Golf Award Best Public Golf Courses in Canada
• Best You Can Play 2014 in Canada (Top 50 courses), Canadian Golf Magazine
• TOP 100 golf courses in Canada, Score Golf Magazine
• TOP 59 Canadian Public Course, Score Golf Magazine
• Score Golf Award Best Club House in Western Canada