Golf in Gulmarg
Established in the early days of the British rule, the Gulmarg Golf Club has attracted golfers for almost a century. It is world’s highest Golf course. Ski destination of Gulmarg gets converted into Golf destination with stunning panoramic Himalayan views all around it.
Redesigned by the famous golf architect, Peter Thompson, Gulmarg now has a 6,760 yards, par 72, 18 hole golf course. The highest course in the world, it also boasts of India's longest hole, a par five, 610 yards. The green course includes the pre-defined rivulets, streams and ponds, but also herds of sheep, which eliminate the need for lawn mowers and keep the fairways in top condition.
The Gulmarg Golf Club is equipped and services of caddies and coaches can be arranged. Golf sets can also be hired.
Club house amenities include a bar, library, lounge, table tennis, lawn tennis and a putting green. The Gulmarg course is usually open between April and November, as it is covered by snow for the rest of the year and its gentle slopes are transformed into mini ski runs for beginners.
Season: June - Oct