Lake Conroe golf is widely noted, and Lake Conroe real estate offers some of the finest golf courses in the Southwest. The natural rolling, wooded hills surrounding the serene blue waters of Lake Conroe make these courses some of the most beautiful in the world; and as an icing on the cake, the mild climate of the Gulf Coast makes golfing in the area enjoyable year ‘round.
There are some specific courses and holes of note in the area. The famous Walden on Lake Conroe has a reputation of being one of the premier golf courses in the state of Texas. It consistently ranks in the top ten courses as cited by the annual Dallas Morning News Golf Survey. Its 11th hole is a double dog leg, par 5 measuring 589 yards had was selected by Golf Magazine as one of the top 500 holes in the world.
The Bentwater Golf Club offers 54 holes with breathtaking views of virgin national forests and sparkling waters of Lake Conroe. These courses are each equally challenging and diverse which often makes it difficult to decide exactly which course to play first.
The Texas National Golf Club is located on FM 243 just two miles east of Willis. It was designed by Jack Miller and opened in 1977. The 18-hole, 6,700 yards, a par 72 course has a 72.6 rating and a slope rating of 113 on Bermuda grass.
Lake Conroe golf in April Sound is private for members only of the April Sound Country Club and Resort, or if you’re a CCA member of South Texas PGA and staying in an April Sound condominium or visiting on a golf-packaged trip to the area. The April Sound Country Club & Resort is a 27-hole, a par 71 course of 6,356 yards with a 125 slope and rating of 69.8. It also offers lodging, restaurant and banquet facilities as well as a bar snack and hot grills and a driving range.
Montgomery TX boasts of one of the best kept secrets in golf. The Blaketree National Golf Club is an exclusive public golf facility which specializes in small corporate groups of 80 players or less. Interestingly, it is available from Tuesday through Sunday and tee times begin at 8:00 a.m., spaced fifteen minutes apart. What makes Blaketree stand apart is the pace of the play. A complete round can be played in under four and a half hours. Blaketree also offers a Pro Shop, practice facilities, and a grill for a relaxing meal or drink.
Lake Conroe real estate contains many thousands of acres, and a good number of them are on golf courses for every level of skill and challenge one could desire. Plenty of homes are available on or near the course for the golfer’s convenience. If you’re looking for a home in Montgomery County, and particularly for Lake Conroe golf nearby, there are many homes and property types to satisfy anyone’s preferences.