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Walnut Creek Golf Preserve

Welcome to Colorado's first Golf Preserve!

Home to more than 77 wildlife species as well as a staggering variety of native plants, Walnut Creek Golf Preserve is more than just a golf course—we’re an Audubon Certified Signature Sanctuary. Our 215 acres are sustainably managed to preserve and support wildlife habitat. Founded in 1999, this award-winning championship course offers the most natural and unspoiled public golf experience in Colorado. Our sweeping mountain views, gently rolling hills, and abundance of wild prairie grasses allow you to experience golf the way nature intended.

Golf Shop: 303-469-2974
Address: 10555 Westmoor Drive, Westminster, CO 80021

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Certified Bronze Audubon International Signature Sanctuary

The Audubon International Signature Program is an environmental education and assistance program created to help landowners and managers to follow sustainable resource management principles in a comprehensive manner when developing and then managing properties. The program aims to add and integrate wildlife conservation, habitat restoration and enhancement, water conservation and water quality protection and other areas of environmental protection and improvement with the other objectives for new developments. The Signature Programs' long term goal is to foster a stewardship ethic that leads landowners and mangers, consultants, and the community to consider environmental, rather than just economic, costs and benefits in their decision making and to apply these environmental values routinely in land management. Heritage at Westmoor became certified as the second of only two certified projects in Colorado on Oct. 30, 2002. The City of Westminster continues to maintain the facility at standards of the Signature Program.

Walnut Creek Golf Preserve, Home Of Championship Golf

  • Colorado Senior Open 2000, 2001, 2003
  • Colorado Golf Association Senior Stroke Play Championship - 2006
  • USGA Senior Amateur Qualifier - 2002
  • CGA Senior State Match Play Championship – 2003, 2011
  • USGA Mid-Amateur Qualifier - 2004
  • CGA Senior State Stroke Play Championship – 2005, 2006
  • Colorado Women’s Open Qualifier - 2007
  • CGA State Match Play Championship - 2014
  • CGA State Four Ball Championship – 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
  • USGA US Open Qualifier – 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • USGA Senior US Open Qualifier – 2012
  • USGA Women’s US Open Qualifier – 2014, 2016
  • USGA Women’s Amateur Qualifier – 2015
  • USGA Junior Amateur Qualifier - 2016

Practice Facilities

Walnut Creek Golf Preserve is the perfect place to hone your game. We offer a 30-station driving range that was renovated in 2003, with large target greens and plaques with distances from tee to greens, a 3000-square-foot chipping green with two bunkers and a diverse undulation of terrain that will test even the best players abilities, and a 5,000-square-foot practice putting green with numerous cut cups and a wide range of short stick challenges. Golf balls are purchased for use on the practice facility in the Golf Shop. Practice facility hours vary based on the time of the year and course conditions.

Kids Play Free

Looking for fun and affordable recreation the entire family can enjoy together? Every day after 1 p.m. one junior golfer under the age of 17 plays free with a paying adult (golf cart extra).

Chris Johnson

Parks and Golf Superintendent
Legacy Ridge and Walnut Creek Golf Preserve
303-658-2834
cejohnso@CityofWestminster.us

Brian Carlson

PGA Head Golf Professional
Walnut Creek Golf Preserve
303-469-2974
bcarlson@cityofwestminster.us

Paul Sibley

Golf Course Superintendent
Walnut Creek Golf Preserve
303-658-2848
psibley@cityofwestminster.us  

Food and Beverage Manager

The Heritage Grill at Walnut Creek
303-469-2976