Golf in Truckee
Coyote Moon Golf Course. With towering pine trees lining the fairways and no houses to spoil the view, this course is as beautiful as it is challenging. Fees include a shared cart; the greens fee drops at 1 pm and dips again at 3. 10685 Northwoods Blvd., off Donner Pass Rd., Truckee, CA, 96161. 530/587–0886. www.coyotemoongolf.com. $155. 18 holes, 7177 yards, par 72. Closed late fall–late spring.
Northstar. The front nine holes here are open-links style, while the challenging back nine move through tight, tree-lined fairways. Fees include a shared cart. Twilight rates begin at 1 pm. You can play nine holes for $45; special teen rates encourage family outings. The restaurant serves breakfast and lunch only. 168 Basque Dr., off Northstar Dr., west off Hwy. 267, Truckee, CA, 96161. 530/562–3290 pro-shop. www.northstarcalifornia.com/info/summer/golf.asp. $70. 18 holes, 6781 yards, par 72.
Old Greenwood. Beautiful mountain and forest views add to the pleasure of a round played at north Lake Tahoe's only Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. The regular fees are high, but there's a $75 twilight rate beginning at 4 pm. 12915 Fairway Dr., off Overland Trail Rd., off I–80, Exit 190, Truckee, CA, 96161. 530/550–7010. www.golfintahoe.com/old_greenwood. $200. 18 holes, 7518 yards, par 72.
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