Red-Hot Nova Scotia to Host DeLaet, Weir and Hearn at GOLFest

Brian Kendall, Editor, Canadian Golf Traveller (Image: Sharon McAuley)

Nova Scotia is poised to seal its reputation as Canada’s hottest golf destination with GOLFest, a summer golf extravaganza in Halifax. Highlights include a Tour event and an exhibition match that pits Graham DeLaet and friends against the world.

New Courses to Look Forward to in Cape Breton and North Carolina

Brian Kendall, Editor, Canadian Golf Traveller (Image: Sharon McAuley)

Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore work their design magic at Cape Breton’s Cabot Cliffs, a new Gary Player course to add to your North Carolina playlist, and, at long last, a ranking of the world’s 100 top courses serious golfers can trust.

A Tee Off With Knudson at Highlands Links

George Knudson at Highlands Links (Image: Nova Scotia Information Service)

At Cape Breton’s acclaimed Highlands Links, Brian Kendall relives the classic Shell’s Wonderful World of Golf showdown between Canadian legends George Knudson and Al Balding.

Swing Into Autumn Across Canada

Silver Creek Golf Course, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

Canada’s golf courses are at their most spectacular during the fall. From Newfoundland to British Columbia, Canadian Golf Traveller explores five top fairway destinations perfect for savouring the sights, tastes and other opportunities of the season.

Cape Breton Golf Rides the Perfect Wave

Brian Kendall, Editor, Canadian Golf Traveller (Image: Sharon McAuley)

Like the waves crashing against the shoreline at Cape Breton’s recently launched Cabot Links, golf’s hot spots come one upon the next. In their turn, the courses of Whistler, Prince Edward Island, Muskoka, Niagara, the Laurentians, the Alberta Rockies and more recently the Okanagan Valley have all been the toast of Canadian golf. Now, for […]

Play Two in Beautiful Cape Breton

Highlands Links, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Together Highlands Links and Bell Bay Golf Club make one of Canadian golf’s most irresistible combinations. Ultimate Golf Vacations offers a four-night package that includes accommodation at Keltic Lodge Resort and Spa, three rounds of golf (two at Highlands Links and one at Bell Bay) and a four-day midsize car rental with unlimited mileage. Cost: $1,239 to […]

Canada’s First True Links Opens in Cape Breton


Has any Canadian golf course been more eagerly anticipated than Cabot Links? Touted as the country’s first true links, the dramatic seaside layout on Cape Breton’s west coast is set to become an international flagship for the struggling Canadian golf industry and, not incidentally, the savior of Inverness, a former mining town that has seen […]

Canada’s Bucket List Golf Courses

Muskoka Bay Club, Gravenhurst, Ontario

From the sand dunes of Prince Edward Island to the mountain valleys of Alberta and British Columbia, our roundup of Canadian courses every golfer must play at least once — or regret it forever.