‘Bucket List’ Golf


People are eager to get outside and explore all the great things to do in YDH. But don't forget, it's still important to stay close to home while taking the opportunity to explore all the wonderful things to do in your own backyard. Don't know what's in your own backyard? Visit destinationontario.com to re-discover some pretty cool activities all over the province while supporting your local businesses and communities.

If you are lucky enough to live in YDH (we are biased), we've got some great ideas for you to get active outside, explore your inner artist, learn something new and celebrate this awesome season...virtually or in-person. Please note that many conservation parks and trails are over capacity, so ensure you pre-book your visit or even better...step off the beaten path and find discover a new terrain to enjoy.

Remember safety is a choice you make and we look forward to seeing all visitors again soon.

Please check with all businesses for updated hours of operation, programming, COVID-19 policies, and restrictions.

Golfers that are bored with the same old fairway game will find a lot to love at Wooden Sticks. Not only does it offer a golfing experience inspired by some of the most famous golf holes from around the world, but the course is also breathtaking in the Fall. Play “bucket list” golf holes inspired by Augusta, St. Andrews, Pine Valley, Sawgrass and more.

Wooden Sticks Golf CourseStay and play on-site with a luxury cabin that accommodates your entire group. During breaks, enjoy the Garden and Clubhouse patio and take in the golf course’s vibrant fall foliage.

Fine-tune your game with at the AIM Golf Academy at the Royal Ashburn Golf Club, built on a foundation of health and wellness and provides every golfer a TRUE holistic approach to coaching and instruction. More than a championship golf course, the 25,000 sq’ clubhouse offers a fully stocked Pro Shop, upscale casual dining in Butler’s Pub & Grill and most importantly a professional & courteous staff. Book time to tell their pro’s a little bit about your game and what you’d like to improve and one of our Club Fitting Experts will provide you with a complimentary assessment.

Royal Ashburn Patio

Deer Creek (North Course) is a jewel of Durham Region with this 27-hole signature design considered to be among Ontario’s elite public golf courses. Divided into three nines, the North Course provides incredible autumn golf, each with their own unique challenges that test every golfer’s shot-making ability. Length and accuracy are a must on this championship course, in combination with strategic thinking. The demanding design, premium conditioning and difficult greens of the North Course make it the site of choice for challenging play. After your round, Jerry’s Taphouse offers a comfortable atmosphere and great service with elevated gastropub and local craft beverage selections.

Wooden Sticks