Howard County Recreation and Parks offers golf lessons to youth and adults in the spring, summer and fall.  Lessons are offered on evenings and weekends at several locations. No clubs are required.

In addition, tournaments are held throughout the year. Click on the program tabs below for current information.

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Junior Golf - 7-17 years old

Beginners welcomed! This introduction to the game includes swing fundamentals, rules and etiquette. No equipment or experience necessary. Info: Krista Billingsley, 410-313-4637 or kbillingsley@howardcountymd.gov.

Backyard Golf - Indoors!  - 4-8 years old

Join us for an exciting introduction into the world of golf. This program contains all the elements of golf but in a modified form, making it an easy and fun way to learn and play golf. The system builds on strong fundamentals of putting, chipping, pitching and full swing to develop playing ability quickly and effectively. All SNAG golf equipment is provided. Parent volunteers are encouraged to participate. Info: Krista Billingsley, 410-313-4637 or kbillingsley@howardcountymd.gov.

Youth Golf Camps

  • Backyard Golf Summer Camp available for youth 5-8 years old. This introductory golf camp teaches all the basics. Learn to putt, chip and drive using SNAG golf equipment as we create a backyard golf course! Friday is the first rain date. Registration: 410-313-7275. Info: 410-313-4637.

Additional Backyard Golf Camp Info

  • Tennis & Golf Camp is for youth 5-8 years-old and takes place at Meadowbrook Park. Campers are taught tennis according to the USTA QuickStart tennis format and SNAG golf equipment is used during the golf portion of the camp to enhance learning.

Additional Tennis & Golf Camp Info 

  • Junior Golf Camp offered to youth ages 8-17 years old participate in small group lessons which focus on swing fundamentals, rules and etiquette. No equipment or experience necessary.

Additional Junior Golf Camp Info 

Adult Golf Lessons

In small group lessons for beginners and advanced beginners, learn putting, chipping, driving and iron play. Adult golf lessons are offered at Fairway Hills, Rocky Gorge, Timbers at Troy and Waverly Woods.

Golf Tournaments


Timbers at Troy Golf Course
Friday, October 7, 2016

Celebrate community sports and enjoy a day on the links. Don't miss out on your chance to win some great prizes! Fee includes lunch, green fees, cart, use of driving range, awards and hole prizes.  Format is best ball scramble, check in 7:30 AM, shotgun start at 8:30 AM.

$340 / Foursome - Click Here to Register 

$85 / Individual - Click Here to Register 

For more information please contact Mike Blevins, 410-313-1691.