Bailey Creek Golf Course – Lake Almanor, CA
18 Holes – Par 72 Yardage: 7040 Architect: Homer Flint
Bailey Creek is a golf treasure in the sierras, offering incredible scenery and impeccable conditions. Located 3 hours north of Sacramento, the course is set along the shores of Lake Almanor and in the shadow of Mount Lassen. It’s well worth the drive considering Bailey Creek was recently rated “Best New Public Course in America” by Golf Digest!
On the course you will find more than fifty sand bunkers, four shimmering lakes, inviting Kentucky blue grass fairways and impeccable penlink greens. Homer Flint’s humor shows through on hole #6 as he leaves a solo tree in the middle of the fairway. Off course you’ll find the friendliest staff of professionals in California committed to making your golf experience at Bailey Creek unforgettable. So whether you tee it up from the tips at 7,040 yards or if you prefer the more leisurely play at 5,381 yards, or somewhere in between, you’ll have a great day at Bailey Creek.
If you are interested in accommodations, here are some great options available:
Knotty Pine Resort: Located on Lake Almanor, just 1.5 miles from Bailey Creek. $180 – $330 per night (prices vary by room and dates booked) http://www.knottypine.net/accommodations.asp
Bidwell House: Located just minutes away in the town of Chester. $125 – $295 per night (prices vary by room and dates booked) http://www.bidwellhouse.com/
Interested in other activities besides golf? The Lake Almanor area also offers Biking, Boating, Hiking, Fishing, Horseback Riding, Camping, Shopping, and much more.