Luxury Golf Resort
in Bend, Oregon

Golf is better with friends

Group Golf

Plan the kind of golf event that begs to be repeated every year.

Unforgettable golf events

Give us your vision and let our experienced golf and events staff create the ideal group golf event in Bend, Oregon. Whether you’re looking for a casual weekend of stay & play golf, or an in-depth package with lessons, fittings, golf and lodging, Tetherow has options for every golfer. Bend, Oregon golf is bar none at Tetherow.

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Golf shop, lessons + academy

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Golf Shop

We stock new, up-and-coming names alongside the classic golf brands. Clothes, gear and memorabilia available for adults and youth. Read more

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Golf Academy

This year-round center offers two hitting bays for indoor/outdoor practice. The outdoor hitting bay is also heated to help you improve your game all year. Read more

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Golf Lessons

Our talented, multi-faceted staff can work on overall game improvement or focus on one specific area of your golf game. Read more

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FAQs about Tetherow golf

David McLay Kidd. He also designed Bandon Dunes, Nanea Golf Club, Huntsman Springs, Gamble Sands, St. Andrews Links (Castle Course), Machrihanish Dunes and more.

No. 71 of “Best Courses you can Play” for 2019-20

A mixture of fine fescue and Colonial Bentgrass. Fine fescue includes Chewings fescue and Creeping Red fescue. Only a dozen or so clubs in the U.S. have such a unique grass mixture. Our bunker sand is from the coastal town of Florence, Oregon, not shipped in from Utah or Idaho.

Our snack shack is located between holes 9 and 10 and offers a delicious variety of fresh items and adult beverages. Tetherow does not have a beverage cart, but drinks can be ordered at the snack shack or delivered on course. Per OLCC rules, golfers cannot bring their own alcohol to the golf course.

The general timeline for course availability is April 1 to Nov. 1. When we close in November, we perform scheduled maintenance including a heavy topdressing and spraying fungicides. These practices allow for consistent playing conditions during the playing season as well as protect against vulnerability during the cold months. The amount of this sand topdressing disallows play in the early spring which additionally gives the fescue grasses a longer time of recuperation from the traffic and play the previous season. Unlike other courses in the area that may open earlier than us, we have a more consistent playing condition for the months we are open.

With influences of David McLay Kidd and his usage of naturally rolling terrain, a genuine Scottish links-style course is very uncommon in the U.S., let alone in the high desert with Cascade views. All of these factors, with the addition of the fescue grass mixture, lead to a facility that is truly unlike any other. Playing links-style golf is traditionally done near seaside locations, but Kidd was able to have a vision that reminded him of a childhood dreamland. Most other courses in the area use either a Creeping Bentgrass or Kentucky Bluegrass grass mixture – which allows for softer playing conditions. With fescue, the grass doesn’t require as much water or fertilizer and can withstand a playing condition which is very firm and fast (ideal for links-style play).

We have different rates for guests of our members and resort guests. Tetherow is a private resort, but we do allow limited access to the general public based on availability. Green fees range from $90 to $195.

Clubs are available to rent for $70/day, and include two sleeves of TaylorMade golf balls.  We have both men’s and women’s clubs available.

If you would like to bring your own clubs, we have proudly partnered with Ship Sticks to simplify the way you travel to Tetherow!  By taking advantage of this hassle-free door-to-door shipping service, you can eliminate the long check-in lines at the airport and breeze past the baggage claim area.

Click here to ship your clubs through Ship Sticks.

We have a few modes of non-traditional course transportation options. GolfBoards & Finn Scooters. Golfboards are an electrically powered 4WD skateboard. They are speed controlled with a throttle accelerator which also acts as the braking function when released. They go from 7-14 mph and are maneuvered similarly to a skateboard or snowboard (all about body weight). Finn Scooters are single rider electric golf carts that are sporty, invigorating and encourage ready golf. The boards and scooters are available for $20. Riders must be at least 12 years of age and weigh 100 pounds or more. Parental permission required for minors, must have a valid driver’s license to operate.