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Grizzly Ranch Golf Club

4375 Grizzly Rd, Portola, CA 96122-5431
+1 530-832-4200
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Beautiful tranquil golf experience !

We found Grizzly Ranch Golf Club on tripadvisor for courses near Lake Tahoe. We wound up booking a... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2017
Kevin O
Park Ridge, Illinois
Spectacular Place Not to be Missed

While vacationing in Tahoe for the first time and staying at the Northstar Village, my husband and... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Denise B
Raynham, Massachusetts
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Grizzly Ranch Golf Club is the #1 Ranked public-accessible golf course in the Sierra Nevada (Golf Digest 2014). Established in 2005, this is a Bob Cupp-designed championship course that can stretch out to 7400 yards but with five sets of tees can provide challenge and enjoyment to every level of player. Located in Northeastern California just 45 minutes North of Reno, NV and Truckee, CA, Grizzly Ranch Golf Club is everything a mountain course should be .. majestic views, impeccable conditions, tough but fair. Director of Golf, Van Batchelder, strives to make every guest's visit a memorable and enjoyable experience. Grizzly Ranch Golf Club is not to be missed.
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4375 Grizzly Rd, Portola, CA 96122-5431
+1 530-832-4200
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

We found Grizzly Ranch Golf Club on tripadvisor for courses near Lake Tahoe. We wound up booking a cabin and stayed and played two rounds here. It was well worth the drive from Reno ! This place is a hidden gem. We were treated like...More

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 18 September 2017

While vacationing in Tahoe for the first time and staying at the Northstar Village, my husband and I decided to make the hour and 10 minute drive to Grizzly Ranch to golf. We are average golfers ( he's a 14 and I'm a 20). We...More

1  Thank Denise B
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Our group of 3 stayed in one of the cabins and played golf every day. Gorgeous course, which is challenging but still fun for high handicaps like our group. Have played this course many times and it remains one of our favorites. Great staff, very...More

Thank 121dennisj
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed in the cabins with 5 other couples and played golf at Grizzly. Just a spectacular location with views to die for. The course was in great shape and the staff is very friendly and accommodating. The cabins are well equipped and clean. Would highly...More

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Found the golf course to be amazing. In addition, the staff was very professional and pleasant. The food at the turn was great as they were cooking burgers with all the fixings. I highly recommend this golf course

Thank 464ernestg
Reviewed 23 August 2016

"private" however outside play allowed on certain dates/times. Most level tees we have played on a mountain course Great turf - ball sits up nicely.

Thank renostew
Van2013_13, General Manager at Grizzly Ranch Golf Club, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2016

Thank you very much for reviewing our facility and I am glad you enjoyed your day. Hope we see you again soon, Van Van Batchelder, PGA GM/Director of Golf Grizzly Ranch Golf Club 530.832.4200

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Great course in great condition. The disappointed reviewer is probably often disappointed. If you can't have fun at Grizzly Ranch, you need a new attitude.

2  Thank Rsbabcock
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

This place is fantastic. We has 4 couples on a Friday afternoon and could have asked for a better day. Great course, great condition, friendly staff, great pace of play. It's a challenge enough course for a scratch player but friendly enough for the higher...More

Thank William R
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Beautiful track in the portola-graeagle area. Definitely a course you need to play more than once. You'll want to get familiar with the layout and yardage carries if you want a good score. So manage your expectations the first time around and enjoy the course...More

1  Thank jun_r
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Grizzly Ranch is every golfers dream! Beautiful scenery, amazing layout, perfectly manicured course conditions, and a superb staff! This was my second year back to play Grizzly Ranch with the Gonzalez Group and like the previous year the course was amazing:) I've played and been...More

Thank jroach1042
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