Traigh Golf Course is the most Westerly golf course on the UK mainland. It is set in one of the most beautiful parts of the West Highlands of Scotland, just north of Arisaig, Inverness-shire.
The word Traigh (pronounced 'try') means 'beach' in Gaelic, and a series of sandy beaches run alongside the course, with stunning views to the Hebridean islands of Eigg and Rum, and the Cuillins of Skye.
About the Course
The course is based on a line of grassy hills, with
the springy turf of a true links course. It is a nine hole course,
par 68, SSS 65.
Traigh is a subtle golf course that rewards accurate shotmaking. Good players are made to work for their scores, and yet high handicappers are given every chance. In short, Traigh offers something for everyone.
Maintained to the highest standard, Traigh presents the golfer with all the traditional challenges of a classic seaside links.
The first green
For the Family
The beaches offer a natural playground
for all the family. The whole district is a paradise
for bird watching, walking and exploring. Arisaig,
Morar and Mallaig have shops and hotels, and Mallaig
is a busy fishing port. From Mallaig there is a car
ferry to Skye. Fishing is available on Loch Morar.
How to get there
is two miles north of Arisaig, six miles south of Mallaig,
and forty miles west of Fort William. Take the A 830
Fort William to Mallaig road, and turn left half a mile
north of Arisaig on to the B 8008 coastal road, which
leads past the course.
(£6.00) and trolleys (£2.00) can be rented at the clubhouse. It also sells golf balls, clothing, hot & soft drinks, hot pies, icecreams and
Visitors are welcome all year. The club house is open from the beginning of April to then end of October. Green fees are:
- £20.00 per round/day
- £40.00 for 3 days
- Children 16 years of age or younger are half price (on the same price structure as adults).
It is not normally necessary to book!
But if you wish to be sure of a particular tee-off time, then please phone the clubhouse on: +44 (0) 1687-450 337,
just to make sure that there is no club match that day. Please note that this can only be
done by telephone, and not on-line. Enjoy.
|"As we pulled up, our jaws dropped... Traigh Bien!" Herb Gould (blog)
|"This is the most wonderful course... scenery you only can expect in Heaven... And the most friendly people in europe." Peter v.d. Waardenburg
Traigh Golf Course, Arisaig
Inverness-shire, PH39 4NT
(Near Mallaig & Fort William)
Clubhouse: Tel +44 (0) 1687-450337
Manager - Mr. W. Henderson:
Tel +44 (0) 1687-450645
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