Golfing In Gearhart, Seaside, Manzanita and Cannon Beach, Oregon
Golfing on the Oregon Coast is Just Plain Fun!
Have fun teeing up at Seaside Golf Course, Gearhart Golf Course, Highlands, Manzanita or if you have the right connections, Astoria Golf and Country Club. Seaside has a wonderful public golf course for kids and newcomers to the sport. Gearhart and Manzanita offer a challenge to those desiring it.
Gearhart is also home to Gearhart Golf Links, the oldest golf course in the Northwest, and the all new McMenamins Sand Trap Bar and Grill.
Seaside Golf Club in Seaside
This public golf course opened in 1921. Designed by H. Chandler Egan, Seaside Golf Club measures 2593 yards from the longest tees and has a slope rating of 104 and a 33.3 USGA rating. Great for walking on easily and if you have kids or people new to the sport this will be the most forgiving and flattest course in the area. if you are interested in a higher level of maintenance or challenge for a 9 hole course check out Highlands in Gearhart or Manzanita.
Gearhart Golf Links
A public course with 18 holes of spectacular golfing. The course opened in 1892 as three holes strewn across the sand dunes, and is the oldest course in the Northwest and arguably in the western United States. To this day, the course retains that classic links-style flavor.
The Highlands Golf Club
A special place to play golf. Located in the historic Gearhart as well, nestled between the rugged sand dunes overlooking the Pacific, The Highlands is the only ocean view golf course on the northern Oregon Coast. It is a golf course that is fun for players of all ability levels and is a great place to play for the whole family.
This is by far and away the best small course on the north coast until you get to Manzanita. So if you want to just get 9 holes in take advantage of teeing off overlooking the ocean at this amazing community course.
Manzanita Golf Course
Address: 908 Lake View Dr. Manzanita, OR 97130
Built by two guys who dreamed of developing the land and finished in 1987 it is an amazing landscape to play on carved into the rolling hills near Manzanita beach. Still owned by the founders family this is a do not miss 9 hole course on the North Coast.
Astoria Golf and Country Club
Founded in 1923 and is considered one of the Northwest’s premier private golf clubs. This unforgettable and challenging 18-hole golf course is built on top of ancient sand dunes near the Pacific Ocean. Astoria’s amenities include a full service golf shop, newly redesigned clubhouse with men’s and ladies’ locker rooms, restaurant and banquet facilities, and a 13 acre practice facility. With its rich history and one of a kind layout, Astoria truly is “The St. Andrews of the Pacific.”