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“It's a tough one”

Deerhurst Highlands Golf Course
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Owner description: The forerunner of Muskoka's popularity as a golf destination, par 72 Deerhurst Highlands remains a must-play renowned for its layout which flows naturally through a rugged yet lush landscape of granite outcroppings, deep valleys and heavy forests. Beyond the drama of holes like #10, where tees perch 30 feet above a rock wall, and surprises like a links-style swirl, playability is key throughout this top-rated 7,011-yard challenge. Featuring practice facility, seasonal lounge and comprehensive Golf Academy.
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25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“It's a tough one”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2013

Loved this course. A good game is more about course management that trying to kill the ball. It's humbling for sure. If you love a challenge, you will love this course

Visited June 2013
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UK
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“First class”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2013

Marvellously maintained with some of the best scenery anywhere in the world. Very helpful and informal friendly staff. They've got it right!

Visited September 2012
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Simcoe, Canada
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
“A treat to experience and play”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2012

I very much liked the design, flow and landscape. This course takes advantage of the natural features and terrain to create one of the best golf course layouts I have experienced. Nice to have tee box options and all tees, fairways and greens were in good condition. Definitely a must to play again.

Visited September 2012
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Bancroft, Canada
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69 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“First Class Course”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2012

This is a great course, easily suitable for the Canadian Open or other major tournamnents. A real challenge to all golfers.

Visited August 2012
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Bermuda
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“disappointing compared to Grandview”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2012

The Highlands course wasn't anything special to me. Considering we had played Grandview the day before and there really isn't any comparison between the two. Grandview was beautiful whereas Highlands was not special to look at or play. Sorry for the average rating.

Visited July 2012
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Thank Pamela C
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