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Welcome to Great Bear Golf Club

A Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course 



Great Bear Golf Club will provide a quality experience within a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.  Growth of the membership will be a focus while offering the same level of high service to all individuals who choose to visit our property. Great Bear Golf Club will contribute to the game of golf and be a responsible member of the community.


Great Bear Golf Club will strive to become a sustainable private golf club. We will continually work to provide superior service and operational growth through the implementation of best practices and embracing the feedback from our members, guest and employees.

Core Values

Integrity –We will conduct ourselves in an honest and ethical manner. We will treat each person, club member, guest or employee with dignity and respect. We are true to others, ourselves and our vision.

Respect – We will be conscious of the impact that our actions and decisions have on our members, guests and employees.

Responsibility – We will conduct ourselves honorably and be accountable for our behavior and be dependable in everything we do.

Courtesy – We will practice courtesy and politeness in our actions and speech.

Knowledge – We have a responsibility to continuously learn about our club events, members, offerings, job responsibilities and inner workings of the club to deliver a seamless experience to our guests.

Excellence – We will strive to deliver our best effort every time. This will be accomplished by focusing on quality first in everything we do and by lending a hand to other team members when they are in need.

Dedication – We will practice complete and wholehearted commitment to Great Bear Golf Club. This dedication will drive each of us emotionally, physically, spiritually and principally, to Endeavour to work towards the vision for Great Bear Golf Club.

Empowerment – We will empower our employees to act in the best interest of the membership and the club.

Become a member at Great Bear to enjoy preferred access, members-only social events, fine dining and many other exclusive benefits. 

"Only one golf course architect could do justice to the natural beauty at Great Bear Golf Club - the one known worldwide as The Golden Bear, Jack Nicklaus. His 18-hole championship design demonstrates why he's been considered the master of his game for decades. Nicklaus has taken the natural advantages of the site and worked harmoniously with them to create a course that, besides it's play, is an experience in itself. Integrating the three lakes, several streams, wetlands, small bridges and rolling terrain, Nicklaus has created a course that presents itself differently to golfers of varying skill. For the experienced player, the course offers interesting challenges and  pro tees that will bring out your strongest game. Yet it's also designed to be a course with the ultimate in playability, ensuring enjoyable round after round, revealing its intricacies and craftsmanship the more you play it. Great Bear is destined to be one of the Golden Bear's great ones."