Golf Clubs in Blackburn
Golf clubs around Blackburn have panoramic views over the Ribble Valley, which is the ideal venue for every occasion, perfect for family celebrations, conferences and meetings and for week-ends. It doesn’t matter if you are a newbie or have practiced the sport before, because all of the clubs offer an unforgettable lifetime experience for both, so all you can do is enjoy the beautiful courses.
Founded in 1894 at the height of Blackburn’s power as a cotton and engineering town, the club has seen many changes and improvements to the course and the clubhouse over the years, which have made Blackburn Golf Club a place to be proud of.
The golf course is simply stunning, set in 142 acres of picturesque countryside in the rural village of Pleasington. Originally designed by George Lowe and later extended by Sandy Herd the layout offers the golfer a unique challenge with a wonderful variety of holes.
Located in the heart of the scenic Ribble Valley the course was designed by renowned golf course architect James Braid. You will find the course typical of a Braid design using all of the natural features of an area which is part parkland and part moorland.