4. For High Design
At the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge‘s course-arguably the finest work by legendary golf course architect Stanley Thompson-almost every hole offers a view of the surrounding Rocky Mountain ranges.
5. For a Greener Game
The Clear Lake Golf Course, in Manitoba’s Riding Mountain National Park, recycles cooking oil as fuel in six maintenance vehicles, and its composting toilets save 300,000 gallons of water a year.
(Photo: Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge)
6. For a Tardy Tee-Off
On the summer solstice, the latest tee-off time at the Yellowknife Golf Club bumps back to 11:30 p.m. to take advantage of the midnight sun.
7. To Let the Elk Play Through
The fairways and greens of the Waskesiu Golf Course in central Saskatchewan are a favourite snacking ground for the national park’s resident elk.
(Photo: Waskesiu Golf Course)
8. When All You Need is Luxe
With its own runway, executive suites, a posh yacht and a shooting range, Nova Scotia’s Fox Harb’r Golf Resort & Spa serves your golfing experience on a silver platter.
9. To Guard the Border
An errant drive south on the first, second and ninth holes at New Brunswick’s challenging Aroostook Valley Country Club, which straddles the U.S.-Canada border, literally lands in another country.
(Photo: Fox Harb’r Golf Resort & Spa)