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Boat of Garten

When it comes to golf in the Scottish Highlands, Boat of Garten should be first on every visitor's itinerary.  Designed by one of the grand-masters of golf course architecture, James Braid (1870-1950), “The Boat” is set alongside the River Spey in the heart of the Cairngorms National Park, only 10 minutes drive from the bustling village of Aviemore.   

The course is not only renowned as a demanding test of sporting skill but also as a magnificent setting for the game.

Braid’s design features 18 completely individual holes, cleverly and sensitively shaped fairways lined by birch trees, heather and broom, maximising the natural landscape and producing a beautiful and challenging course.

Although difficult to choose from several great holes, the 6th (The Avenue) is often regarded as the course’s “signature” hole. A good drive down the narrow tree-lined dogleg fairway leaves a mid-iron approach shot to the plateau green, which is guarded by bunkers to the left and right. As on every hole at Boat of Garten, accuracy is rewarded but beware the wayward driver!

The Course has become firmly established as a “must” for golfers, whether enjoying a golfing tour of the Highlands or just playing one or two rounds in the North of Scotland.

Technical data

Founded
1898
Type
Heathland
Architect
James Braid
Holes
18
Par
70
Length back
-------
Length mid
5876
Length front
5648
Length ladies
5148

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Trump International, Royal Dornoch, Castle Stuart, Cruden Bay, Royal Aberdeen, Nairn, Boat of Garten

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