Course Named Best Course in state by Colorado Avid Golfer for 2012
(Erie, CO) - Colorado National Golf Club in Erie continues to garner awards and accolades and build upon its storied tradition and legacy as the preeminent daily fee facility in the greater Denver metro area. In the Spring 2012 Issue of Colorado Avid Golfer, Colorado National was honored as the "Best Front Range Golf Course" in their Public/Resort category for the 2012 "Best of Colorado Awards."
The awards were voted on by a panel of industry experts assembled by Colorado Avid Golfer Magazine. A popular venue for dining and special events, Colorado National Golf Club also won "Best Food" and came in a tie for second place in the category of "Best Après-Golf Experience."
"We are pleased and honored to receive this recognition from what may be one of the most recognizable Colorado golf publications," stated Matt Schalk, Colorado National's General Manager. "Congratulations are in order to our entire team of golf, agronomy and food and beverage professionals, who day in and day out work tirelessly to create memorable experiences for our golfing and dining guests," added Schalk.
Playing at 7,676 yards from the tips with a course slope of 141 and a course rating of 75.4, this par 72, Jay Morrish design is the exclusive golf course of the University of Colorado's men's and women's golf teams. Its backdrop includes snow capped mountains, rolling terrain, and breathtaking views from both the golf course and golf clubhouse.
With five sets of tee boxes, this award winning golf course offers playability for all golfers. A 696-yard par 5, a drivable par 4, and exceptional elevation changes are some of the highlights of this tremendous golf course.
Colorado National Golf Club also offers one of the most complete practice facilities in Colorado, including three separate tee boxes, a short game area, a large putting green, and even a fairway practice bunker to help you prepare your game to perfection. The exceptional views, panoramic scenery and expert event professionals make Colorado National a popular venue for weddings, receptions and other special events.
For more information on Colorado National Golf Club, call (303) 926-1723 or visit www.coloradonationalgolfclub.com.