GOLFING EXPERIENCE OFFERED BY GOLF AROUND THE ROCKIES
A new golfing experience is being launched in September offering a unique mixture
of spectacular scenery and some of Canada's best golfing. The
golfing experience is being offered by Golf around the Rockies.
The golfing includes some of the country's best golf courses including the famous
Banff Springs course, part of the Alberta signature golf series.
Others include the Kananaskis
courses that include a par 72 with water hazards on 13 of the 18 holes all in
the valley of the jagged peaks of the spectacular Mount Lorette and Mount Kidd.
The experience currently offers eight courses that provide a mixture of championship
and world class golfing, with more planned to meet customer
Commenting on the launch Maureen Crawford President of Golfing around the
Rockies said: "Canada has some spectacular scenery and there is no better
way to see it than from a golf course. Canada has golfing challenges for all levels
of golfer. This is an experience put together by passionate golfers for the enthusiast,
we promise an experience not to be forgotten."
Packages range from the 'Tees fore two' option that offers a blend of golf and
sighting seeing from £1705. The Golf Safari offers the enthusiast the chance to
play eight of the country's most challenging courses for £1965 (prices as correct
of rate of exchange from Canadian dollars on 24.08.01).
The all-inclusive packages
give unrivalled luxury with executive transfers, five star accommodations and
gourmet cuisine available, prices do not include flights.
The golfing experience is based in the historic region of Canmore, Alberta. In
addition to having some of the country's leading golf courses Canmore offers historic
buildings and museums.