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COVID-19 Policies & Procedures

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Nicklaus North is OPENING for golf, May 22, with an updated set of guidelines and protocols!
Our priority is the safety of our Community, Members, Guests and Team Members. We continue to monitor the public health situation around COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and commit to follow the latest directions provided to us by the relevant authorities. We will continue to expand our services and programs when the time is right.

Nicklaus North is taking certain measures to help prevent the possible spread of the virus. To support the efforts of the individual, we have implemented certain strategies at this property that include:

  • If you have travelled outside of Canada, you are not permitted at our facility until you have self-isolated for a minimum of 14 days.
  • If you are feeling unwell in any way, please do not come to our facility.
  • Please do not visit if you live in a household with someone who has COVID-19 or is showing symptoms of COVID-19.
  • The golf course is closed at 9pm, all power carts must be in by 9pm.
  • We have trained our team extensively for your safety.
  • Consider carrying your own hand sanitizer and use frequently.
  • Please do not carpool unless you cohabitate with the other players.
Booking Procedures and Services 
  • Tee Time reservations online only. 
  • No walk-ins permitted, do not come to the golf course without a scheduled tee time.
  • We will book players to form groups of four. If you are not comfortable being paired, please contact the Golf Shop by phone where you may be able to secure a time for your players after 12pm.
  • The player reserving the tee time is responsible for payment of all green fees/carts if possible; one player only for check-in at the Golf Shop is preferred. No cash please.
  • Please practice physical distancing at all times (6ft).
  • The Restaurant is closed until further notice, however the Refreshment Center between holes 4 and 10 is open. Bottled drinks, pre-packaged snacks, and coffee is also available for purchase in the Golf Shop during check-in. 
  • The restrooms at the clubhouse will be open and will be sanitized hourly.
  • The Practice Facility is open until 1.5 hours prior to dusk for those playing golf and Member practice time, please respect signage for physical distancing.
Upon arrival, please note the following procedures: 
  • No outside alcohol is permitted; it is the law. Anyone caught with outside alcohol will be asked to leave.
  • All players will be required to handle their own clubs from arrival to departure. We encourage you to bring your own pull cart.
  • Power carts are available but may not be shared unless from the same household.
  • We reserve the right to prioritize sanitized power carts for those with reduced mobility, if availability is limited.
  • Please arrive 25 minutes before your tee time (if you arrive earlier, stay in your vehicle):
    1. 10 minutes for check in at the GOLF SHOP. We are limiting the number of guests allowed in the Golf Shop, please respect the ground markings.
    2. 10 minutes for warm up at the practice facility.
    3. Arrive to the 1st tee 5 minutes before your tee time.
While on-course, procedures include: 
  • Do not handle each other’s golf balls, tees, ball markers, clubs, etc.
  • No bunker rakes, ball washers, sand/seed bottles (please replace your divots) or garbage bins.
  • Team Members will be raking bunkers throughout the day. Improve your lie within one club length and use your foot to smooth out the sand.  
  • We encourage nods or waves instead of handshakes.
  • The washrooms and Refreshment Center on hole 4/10 will be open and sanitized hourly.
  • Water stations are not available - please bring your own water unless you wish to purchase.
  • Do not touch or move the flagstick. FLAGSTICKS STAY IN AT ALL TIMES.
  • Cups are shallow to allow for easy access to ball once it enters the cup.
  • After your round, proceed directly to your car. 
Golf Instruction and Coaching is available. Our PGA of Canada coaching staff are ready to help you with your game. Book you lesson online or by email directly to your instructor. Click here for Academy information.

It is imperative that our Guests abide by the above protocols as failure to do so will result in the individual(s) being removed from the facility. We must all be responsible for our actions so golf can remain open for the enjoyment of all.

For further detailed information including self-isolation CLICK HERE.
For self assessing your own health CLICK HERE.


Last updated: May 13, 2020

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