There are times where getting outside to play golf in Denver just isn't viable. Between the weather and time, it can be difficult to get in a full 18. Below are five options for indoor golf near the city and a few comments about each facility. Please note, we have not been to all of these facilities, but are doing our analysis based on the facilities online presence.
Located right off Highway 36 in Superior, CO this might be top facility in the Denver area. You can avoid the Denver elements and stay inside with their 6 full swing simulators, in house professionals and a fully stocked bar. You can choose from 30 different courses all over the world or if you are more on the casual side, grab a beer and some food. They also offer lesson programs for beginners or leagues for the more experienced golfer. Pricing is $25 per person or if you get a group of 2+ together it drops to $15. There are some memberships available too!
The GOLFTEC Denver location is one of the best spots for lessons and club fitting. They offer flexible rates on lessons and have a comprehensive portfolio of brands for club fitting with some of the best coaches in golf. There is 5 PGA members on staff at the Denver location which gives them some of the industries best minds to help your golf game. Swing evaluations and fittings are $100 per hour and there are packages and game plans to help fit the need of every golfer. With some of the best technology and comprehensive approaches GOLFTEC is a go to for instruction.
Haystack Mountain is not only a perfect place for beginners, offering a 2153 yard par 32 golf course as they have the option for indoor play as well. They use the TruGolf TruTrac simulator in which you can play 30 of the top courses in the world such as Pebble Beach or St. Andrews Old Course. Advanced registration is required for simulator use so be sure to sign up early. The rate runs at $30/hour to play!
Striker Golf is located in Wheat Ridge, Colorado and is a membership based indoor golf facility. They have 5 simulators in which you can choose from 30 courses and also offers a netted practice area and indoor putting green. This 6,700 sq. ft. facility completely takes the elements out of play for year round practice. They specialize in golf instruction but also offer golf leagues and host events as well. Striker offers two membership categories, Instruction and Social that you can choose from to tailor your needs!
5) Optimum Golf
Optimum Golf is the definition of indoor golf! They use Foresight GC2 simulators where you can choose to hit the range and work on your swing or play golf at some of your favorite courses. They offer leagues and monthly tournaments as well as club fitting and repair. Price range from $10 for 30 minutes to $100 for 4 hours during prime time. There are also numerous membership offerings for you to choose which category best fits you. Optimum Golf has it all when it comes to indoor golf in Denver!
If you are itching to get out to golf as much as we are, I thought the above indoor golf resources would be helpful to you. If you're looking for Denver golf tournaments, the City Tour runs amateur tournaments throughout the season.