Stony Plain Golf Course

Getting to Know the Stony Plain Golf Course

Tri Region Tourism Golf Course

One of the feature holes at Stony Plain Golf Course is the fourteenth. The par 3 is parallel to the railway tracks and requires golfers to hit over water. As an added challenge, imagine trying to nail a shot while a train come roaring by. According to Robb James, head golf professional at the Stony Plain Golf Course, the challenge …

Ninth Green Grouse Nest Family Golf

Golf in the Tri-Region

Tri Region Tourism Day Trip Ideas, Golf Course

A good walk: Golf in the countryside Golf is a great excuse to take a nice walk. Our country roads are lined with great stops and it just so happens these stops have immaculately manicured grounds and swans, a place to stop for burgers and chocolate mousse on your way back to the car and carts with GPS. In case …

Ninth Green Grouse Nest Family Golf

Seven days of family golf

Tri Region Tourism Golf Course

The Tri-Region is home to 15 golf courses. Although we’d love for you to try them all, we thought we’d help by creating this week-long golf tour. Whether you’re enjoying a fun-filled family golf day or enjoying a round with your buddies, here are seven comfortable and budget-friendly golf experiences for you to take a swing at. Monday – An …

Championship golf in the Tri-region

Tri Region Tourism Day Trip Ideas, Golf Course

Well fellas, it’s really hot out there – but I bet it’s cooler on one of these seven public championship golf courses, just a few minutes west of Edmonton. Or if it’s not – the beverages on the clubhouse patios will be ice-cold at least. Image: Where you should be right now – from The Links on Facebook. Carved through the forest …

Team-building away days

Tri Region Tourism Accommodation, Bed & Breakfasts, Day Trip Ideas, Golf Course, Outdoor Adventures

You might start to notice something around the office called the mid-season slumps – that’s a technical term by the way – and the best antidote is getting the gang out of their cubicles for a team-building day. Here are three ideas for office away days just west of Edmonton in the Tri-region. Image: one big happy – and relaxed – team from Putting …