It just doesn’t get much better than a pristine day on the greens — especially when you’re surrounded by good company, fresh outdoor air and Utah’s iconic mountain and valley views.
And luckily for Summit Creek residents, there are plenty of sought-after golf courses to choose from within moments of our community’s gates.
Check out 6 of the best golf courses in Utah frequented by players from near and far, all within 25 miles of Summit Creek.
Check Out Some of the Best Golf Courses In Utah
Hobble Creek Golf Course
Designed by renowned architect William P. Bell, Hobble Creek Golf Course earned four and a half out of five stars for Places to Play by Golf Digest. Situated in Hobble Creek Canyon, the course boasts some of the most breathtaking settings in Utah.
Lush green mountains surround you on every hole and, at sunset, the landscape lights up in hues of pink, orange and yellow. The unique course is a definite must-play for Summit Creek golfers.
94 Hobble Creek Canyon Road Springville, UT 84663
Gladstan Golf Course
Just four miles outside of Summit Creek awaits Gladstan Golf Course. This 18-hole Championship Golf Course is considered one of Utah’s best off-the-beaten-path courses, boasting par 72 and just under 7,000 yards of lush greenery bound by natural oak brush and pine trees. Gladstan is known for its two very different nines.
The front provides a links golf course feel while the back spans on and on with extensive views in every direction.
1 Gladstan Drive Payson, UT 84651
The Oaks at Spanish Fork
Visit The Oaks at Spanish Fork’s par 72 championship golf course for a challenging game designed by U.S. Open and Master Champion Billy Casper. Here, a mountain-traditional style stuns with bentgrass greens and Kentucky bluegrass fairways.
Complete with a driving range, putting greens, practice bunker, pro shop equipped to satisfy your every golf need. Plus, the course features a Burger Boys-operated snack bar for refueling after your game.
2300 East Powerhouse Road, UT 84660
Entering Sleepy Ridge feels like you’re entering another country. Just 22 miles from Summit Creek, this lakefront golf course gives the impression that you’re very far from the deserts of Utah. And the Scottish-inspired landscape and architecture make this course one of the most unique in the state.
The course was crafted to model Scotland’s links-style golf courses, with wetlands prevalent throughout the entire 18 hole course.
With expansive views, a beautiful three-story clubhouse and a round of challenging courses, Sleepy Ridge is a great place to spend an afternoon.
730 S Sleepy Ridge Dr, Vineyard, UT 84058
The Reserve East Bay Golf Course
A quick 25-minute drive north of Summit Creek will land you at The Reserve East Bay. This golf course lies along the lake and boasts miles of shoreline and wetland views. Because of the proximity to the water, the Reserve course is one of the most challenging in the state.
The 18-hole Championship Course and 9-hole par 3 executive course bring out some of the best golfers in the state.
1860 South 380 East Provo, UT 84606
Riverside Country Club
The acclaimed, private golf course at Riverside Country Club in Provo lies just 20 minutes away from Summit Creek.
Members and their guests can tee off on the traditional-style course with tricky greens and narrowing fairways. This makes for both a competitive or social 18 holes.
Additionally, members can also retreat to the Clubhouse for a delicious and well-earned lunch after a long day on the course.
2701 North University Avenue, Provo, UT 84604