Also known as Frisbee Golf, Disc Golf is one of the fastest growing sports in the country.
This Fall, play a round of disc golf on the Brewster Ridge 18 Hole Disc Golf Course at Smugglers'! Like the traditional game of golf, Disc Golf provides recreation, challenge, competition and just plain fun for participants of all ages - from 6 to 106! This is a great way to combine a Fall walk in the woods with a game the whole family can play.
The Brewster Ridge Course (18-hole, par 60)
Situated in and around our cross-country and snowshoe trails, and encompassing about 10 acres of the forested area. Just like regular golf, each hole is comprised of a "tee box," "fairways," and a "green." The ultimate target on the "green" is a specially designed metal basket on a pole, strategically placed in true golf course fashion. Each hole has a par ranging from 3 to 5 strokes ... or throws. It takes about 90 minutes to play the entire 18 hole round.
There are discs designed specifically for Disc Golf. There's a Fairway Driver Disc, a Mid-Distance Disc and a Putter Disc. You are welcome to bring your own flying discs, but most players prefer the specifically designed discs for this type of play.
Play with your own discs or purchase at 3 Mountain Outfitters or the Brewster Ridge Pro Shop. Discs are for rent the Brewster Ridge Pro Shop. Pro Shop hours daily 10:00 am - Dusk. Brewster Ridge is $5/round, $8/day. The Village Nine is free for all resort guests. Available September 2 - October 13, 2014.
Starting between the Village and Mogul Mouse lifts. This course works its way up the nearby ski trails and back down. Designed to be beginner friendly with shorter, open holes that can be played in 30 minutes! The village 9 makes it easy to try disc golf for the first time whiel still being fun for good players.
FREE for all guests; sign in and get scorecards at the Activities Desk in the Village Center. Discs are for rent at the Activities Desk, $5 for 2 disc rental. Play with your own discs or purchase at 3 Mountain Outfitters or the Brewster Ridge Pro Shop. The Pro Shop is open until October 13, 2014, Daily 10:00 am - Dusk. The Village Nine is open as long as weather permits.
Village 9 Disc Golf Course MapClinics & Lessons Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday — Disc Golf for Beginners 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Join our instructor for a clinic that introduces the basics of the game and focuses on how to find fun and success as a beginner. An hour-long program, you will learn about the different types and molds of discs, the rules and history of the game, proper throwing techniques and the right way to grip it and rip it! Discs provided. Meet at the Gazebo, $10 per person, per session, discs provided.
Wednesday — Guided On-Course Clinic 10:00 am - 12:00 noon & 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Join one of our experienced disc golf guides for a fun round on our beautiful Brewster Ridge Disc Golf Course. Guests will have fun and improve their game with tips and instruction during this relaxing 2-hour session. $25 per person, per session. Discs provided. Meet at the Brewster Ridge Pro Shop.
Group Scramble Friday 5:30 pm Join other disc golfers for a fun round of group competition of "best disc" as a team. All team members throw and then play your next shot from the disc that is in the best position. Prizes for the winning team. $5 per person, discs provided. meet at the Disc Golf Pro Shop.
Private Lessons By Appointment Head out for a fun round with a disc golf pro. Whether you want to learn about the course with the help of a guide, or get specific instruction to improve quickly – this program is for you! Ages 10 & under must be accompanied by an adult. $25 per person, per hour. $40 per person, full round. Up to 4 people in a group. Discs provided. Meet at the Disc Golf Pro Shop.
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