Rules of Play & Etiquette
These rules and etiquette guidelines help to ensure fair
and balanced play.
RED STAKES define lateral water hazards.
YELLOW STAKES define water hazards.
WHITE STAKES define out of bounds.
Relief may be taken without penalty from staked or tagged trees, buildings, control boxes, yardage markers, paths, benches, sprinkler heads and ground under repair.
Course Marshals have full discretion in enforcing course rules and speed of play.
OUT OF BOUNDS - fence lines and white stakes. Do not trespass on private property.
Golfers are fully responsible for any damages caused on private property.
Remember the THREE "R's": REPLACE your divots, RAKE bunkers and REPAIR all ball marks.
Proper golf attire must be worn at all times. No denim blue jeans, cut-off shorts, swim shorts or t-shirts. NO METAL SPIKES.
All yardages are measured to the centre of the green. Sandstone rocks - 150 yards. Fairway discs: BLACK = 250; BLUE = 200; WHITE = 150; RED = 100 yards.
The striped black and white pole on the fairway indicates 150 yards to the centre of the green. On par 5 holes there is also a striped pole at 250 yards.
Hole positions are indicated by a small marker flag on the pin: RED = front; WHITE = middle; BLUE = back.
Golf carts must STOP at all road crossings: exercise caution!
Power carts must stay on paths.
No outside liquor allowed. ALCB regulations apply.
LOCAL LYNX RIDGE RULES
The driving range left of Hole #1 is out of bounds. The gorge on the left side of Hole #3 is a lateral water hazard.
The roadways, parking lots and maintenance compound are out of bounds.
To help with pace of play, "Drop Areas" have been provided on Holes #3, 8 14 and 17.