Elgin Golf Courses Open For The Season Friday, March 16
Spring, and a young man’s fancy turns to thoughts of … golf.
The city of Elgin is opening its golf courses Friday, March 16. Hours of operation are from 8 a.m. through dusk, weather permitting.
Season passes and memberships are available for purchase at Bowes Creek Country Club and The Highlands of Elgin. Tee times can be made online or by calling the golf courses directly:
Bowes Creek Country Club
The Highlands of Elgin
Wing Park Golf Course
Due to the ground conditions, golf carts may be restricted to the cart paths.
The practice ranges at Bowes Creek and The Highlands are open, but hitting may be restricted to the mats.
Food and beverage is available from Porter’s Pub at Bowes Creek Country Club and The Grumpy Goat Tavern at The Highlands of Elgin. Food and beverage service will be limited at Wing Park Golf Course.
SOURCE: city of Elgin news release
More information about each golf course can be found in last year’s article:
Nestled along the banks of the Fox River, Elgin is about 38 miles northwest of downtown Chicago and is home to more than 110,000 people. The growing city enjoys ready access to public transportation, diverse housing stock and a mix of commercial establishments.
Many national and international businesses have taken advantage of Elgin’s close proximity to the Elgin-O’Hare Tollway and to the “Golden Corridor of Technology and Commerce” along Interstate-90.
A recent recipient of the Governor’s Hometown Award, Elgin features a nationally acclaimed library system, an array of healthcare options, and educational opportunities for all ages. Residents and visitors enjoy a thriving cultural arts community, world-class parks, historical museums and over 200 places of worship. This vibrant, diverse community is a registered Cities of Service to recognize its volunteer-rich community and history of civic engagement.