Golf


Our 36 hole facility was designed by famous architect Gordon Lewis to satisfy golfers of all skill levels.  The Pro Shop is fully stocked with all the latest merchandise for both men and women, as well as a full line of equipment for any player.  The Professional staff is capable of personally fitting equipment of all golfers in our brand new Learning Center.  
 

Golf Courses


The Pines is our 18-hole par 70 course, a real challenge with many lakes, sand traps and twisting fairways. Golfers may ride for comfort or walk for exercise. The Ladies' and Men's Golf Associations sponsor weekly golf events and tournaments, and there are lots of other activities for all golfers to enjoy.

The Palmetto
is our 18-hole par 55 executive course, an exceptional par 3 course. It is an ideal course for improving your iron game and is home of the couples' "Gruesome Twosome" tourney played weekly year round.

Golf Activities

Glades Golf & Country Club offers more than 300 organized golf events each year:

Tuesday:
Ladies' Day on the Palmetto
Wednesday: Men's Day on the Palmetto
Thursday: 18-Hole Ladies' Day on the Pines & 9-Hole Ladies' Day on the Pines Back Nine
Friday: Gruesome Twosome Couples on the Palmetto
Saturday: 18-Hole Men's Day on the Pines Course with optional skins game & 9-Hole Men's Day on the Pines Back Nine

Other events include the following:

•Shootout
•Presidents Cup
•Battle of the Sexes
•Member/Member
•Member/Guest
•Mixed Scramble with Cookout every Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day
•Both the Men and Women hold various annual tournaments open to any owner.

Summer Reciprocal Program

In addition to all of these events, from May 1 to October 31, more than 60 country clubs are open for play to Glades members in our Summer Reciprocal Program. Non-Owners who have a charity card can play at the Glades during the summer for a special price that includes golf & any lunch item on the menu.

Professional Club Services

PGA Golf Instruction is offered by PGA Professionals Matt Oakley (matthew@gladescc.com) and Kristina Carvalho (kristina@gladescc.com):

•Basic swing mechanics
•Short game techniques and putting
•Advanced swing mechanics
•Course management skills
•Psychology
•Proper golf equipment
•Golf etiquette Club Making & Repair

The PGA golf staff at Glades Golf & Country Club provides the highest quality club repair, re-gripping and custom club fitting in Naples. The professional staff can design and build a complete custom set of clubs specifically for you and your game. Just stop by the Pro Shop and ask for a personal consultation.

Complete Swing & Equipment Analysis

In addition to basic professional services, the professional staff offers the most sophisticated swing and club-fitting analysis available in our state-of-the-art Golf Learning Center. These services include a computerized swing analysis, lie/ loft analysis, putter fitting and analysis. Our latest addition is our launch monitor which is used by the top PGA professionals on tour.