Golf

Carbon Valley Parks and Recreation District has teamed up with Saddleback Golf Course in Firestone to offer instructional golf programs for all ages. Sign up today. Any additions or deletions to any golf program after the deadline must be made by calling Paul McQade at Saddleback Golf Club at 970-556-0873

Smart Start Parent-Child Golf

This program is designed to introduce golf to young children in a comfortable, fun environment with their parent/ guardian (age 16 and over) by their side. With instructor guidance, parents and children will learn to put on the practice green as well as some full swing fundamentals on the driving range together. There will be games, prizes, and even a few rides on the golf carts. The goal is to keep the experience fun so they develop a love for the game right away. All equipment is provided.
Age: 4 to 6
Fee: $75

Series Day Time Deadline
April 16, 18, 23, 25 Tuesday and Thursday 5:45 to 6:45 pm April 9
May 4, 11, 18 Satuday 4:30 to 5:30 pm April 27
June 7, 14, 21 Friday 11:00 am to noon May 31
July 12, 19, 26 Friday 11:00 am to noon July 5 

Learn To Golf - Elementary

This three-session series introduces participants to the fundamentals of putting, chipping, and full swing golf shots. Instructors will incorporate lessons on basic golf rules and etiquette so that players feel confident enough to get out onto the course and continue developing their skills. All equipment is provided.
Age: 6 to 10
Fee: $75

Series Day Time Deadline 
April 20, 27, May 4 Saturday 11:00 am to noon April 18
May 11, 18, June 1 Saturday  11:00 am to noon May 4
June 7, 14, 21 Friday 8:00 to 9:00 am May 31
July 12, 19, 26 Friday 8:00 to 9:00 am  July 5
August 11, 18, 25 Sunday  8:00 to 9:00 am  August 4
September 8, 15, 22 Sunday 8:30 to 9:30 am September 1
October 6, 13, 20 Sunday 9:00 to 10:00 am September 29 

Learn To Golf - Middle School

This three-session series introduces participants to the fundamentals of putting, chipping, and full swing golf shots. Instructors will incorporate lessons on basic golf rules and etiquette so that players feel confident enough to get out onto the course and continue developing their skills. All equipment is provided.
Age: 11 to 13
Fee: $75

Series Day Time Deadline 
April 20, 27, May 4 Satuday noon to 1:00 pm April 18
May 11, 18, June 1 Saturday  noon to 1:00 pm May 4
June 7, 14, 21 Friday 9:30 to 10:30 am May 31
July 12, 19, 26 Friday 9:30 to 10:30 am July 5
August 11, 18, 25 Sunday 9:30 to 10:30 am  August 4
September 8, 13, 20 Sunday 10:00 to 11: 00 am September 1
October 6, 13, 20 Sunday 10:00 to 11: 00 am  September 29 

Junior Golf Camps

Each camp includes four half-day sessions (Monday through Thursday) and are ideal for beginner to intermediate golfers. Lunch is included as part of the camp price. There is an early drop-off option as well as post-camp practice sessions. All equipment is provided.
Age: 6 to 14
April 30 Early Registration Fee: $245
Fee: $295
Time: 9:30 am to 1:00 pm

Camp Dates Deadline 
Camp Number 1 June 3 through 6 June 1
Camp Number 2 June 17 through 20 June 15
Camp Number 3 July 8 through 11 July 5
Camp Number 4 July 22 through 25 July 20

High School Tryouts & Tournament Prep

This intensive four-week program is designed to get the high school level player ready for golf team tryouts and prepared to succeed in tournament situations. Participants will receive:

  • Comprehensive Player Evaluation including an Equipment Assessment (prior to the first session)
  • Focused Individual and Small Group Instruction including Launch Monitor and Video Swing Analysis
  • Weekly Practice Programs - Tailored for each player to develop skills between sessions
  • Unlimited Range Balls - Every day for the ENTIRE FOUR WEEKS (not just the program dates)
  • On-Course Matches each Session - Minimum of 9-holes (18-hole play encouraged and included in price)

Age: 14 to 18
Fee: $395
Time: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

Series Day Deadline
June 8, 15, 22, 29 Satuday June 1
July 6, 13, 20, 27 Satuday June 29
August 3, 10, 17, 24 Satuday July 27