Bakersfield Country Club is an 18-hole private golf course located in Bakersfield, California. The course is 6,819 yards on hilly terrain, designed by William P. Bell. Being located in the foothills of northeast Bakersfield makes this one of the few courses within Kern County that is naturally hilly.
Bakersfield Country Club is the area’s most exclusive golf club offering a limited number of full equity memberships and non-equity tennis and social memberships. It has a friendly tradition that started with its founding members. There are many golf, tennis, and social events that keep the calendar busy year round. Created for golfers and those serious about excellence, Bakersfield Country Club represents an approach to the sport deeply rooted in the classic traditions of golf. High standards and impressive landscaping bring forth the best of the game – patience, consistency, discipline, and a generosity of spirit – lasting values that make golf the irresistible sport it is.
Set in the sunwashed hills of northeast Bakersfield, California, Bakersfield Country Club possesses a natural beauty enhanced by the deft touch of a brilliant course design. Course architect, William P. Bell, famous for his strategic use of existing terrain, has designed a dramatic round of 18 championship holes. Bakersfield Country Club is both pleasurable and stimulating to devoted golfers and challenging to all levels of expertise. In addition, for those looking for a place to hone their putting skills or just somewhere to relax and enjoy the ambience of the area, an 18 hole putting course, superbly designed, has been incorporated into the natural contours of the existing terrain.
The Director of Golf and his staff run a full service Pro Shop providing merchandise, club repair, and golf lessons. Working together with the Greens Superintendent, they provide the members with a golf course that is both challenging and aesthetically pleasing.
In addition to golf, Bakersfield Country Club offers tennis on four lighted courts completed with a viewing deck and full service pro shop.