Within Bears Paw Golf & Country Club, championship golf is everywhere. Opened in 1980, The Bears Paw Signature Jack Nicklaus Golf Course is world class; an 18-hole par 72 championship course designed by the renowned PGA professional and architect, Jack Nicklaus. The course exudes universal appeal with responsive layouts and multiple tee placements, permitting each to play to his and her skill-level.
The signature Jack Nicklaus Golf Course is truly exceptional, integrating the natural environment throughout the entire layout. Rolling lush fairways, flowering marshes, crystal-blue fresh water lakes, manicured greens, towering oak trees, pines, cypress and palm trees, white sandy bunkers, flowering natural vegetation and well-maintained tropical landscaping amongst the lovely custom residences.
Experienced onsite PGA golf professional teaching staff assist with helping the members improve their golf game. There is also a pro shop equipped with all of the latest sportswear trends and state-of-the-art golf equipment. Furthermore, there is a driving range, a putting green, a chipping & putting green and a dedicated bunker area simulating a green-side bunker. As an added feature, there are reciprocal golf programs with many clubs in the area.
Members of the community are privy not only to championship golf, but to a variety of benefits. Facilities and amenities that include a beautiful Clubhouse with breathtaking views of the surrounding golf courses and tropical landscaping providing the members with casual to gourmet fine dining.
Furthermore, there is a marina with gulf access, boat slips, and boat lifts, men’s and ladies’ card rooms, bocce courts, five heated resort swimming pools, a luxurious spa. There is is a new Tennis Center with a certified USTA professional staff and access to four lighted Har-Tru tennis courts, a modern Fitness Center with professional trainers and an array of exercise activities including aerobics, Zumba, spinning, yoga, free weights and dance.
Bears Paw Golf & Country Club is also biking and jogging friendly, providing several long distance paths throughout this well-designed residential community. With all of these fabulous amenities, you’ll never want to leave the comfort and convenience of Bears Paw Golf & Country Club in Naples.