Covid-19 Update

Cranbrook Golf Club – COVID-19 Best Practices

We are pleased to announce that The Cranbrook Golf Club is open to members, their guests and the public.  We have implemented a number of protocols to aid in the health, safety and enjoyment of golfers and employees while on the property.  We ask that all people visiting the Cranbrook Golf Club during this time observe the protocols that the Club has put into place for the everyone’s safety.

We continue to monitor the recommendations made by the Provincial Health Officer and Federal authorities so it is important to review this page frequently as it is updated on a regular basis.  Every member and guest has a duty of care and human responsiblity to ensure their own personal health and the health of those around them.

Golfer/Customer

Interior Health is introducing new public health orders covering the entire Interior Health region to manage COVID-19 activity:

Effective August 21/2021

  • Masks are MANDATORY in ALL PUBLIC spaces for people 12 years and older.
  • Stay at home if you or anyone in your household have symptoms of COVID-19 or feel sick in any manner at all.
  • Walking is encouraged as power carts will be very limited as they will be in high demand.
  • Please post your scores from your home computer or mobile app if possible (Golf Canada)

Golf Shop Operations

  • The golf course will be opening to Members and the Public with the following booking procedures:
    • Members can book ONE WEEK in advance
    • Public can book 6 DAYS in advance
  • The Golf Shop is open for regular business.
  • Sanitization stations will be located at the golf shop and other entrances that include wipes and hand sanitizers.
  • Bag storage WILL be available for the 2021 golf season (members)
    • Pick up and drop off of bags will continue in the same fashion as previous years.
    • No entry into the back shop area will be allowed for members or guests
    • If you require something from your bag or stall , please ask the Golf Shop/Back Shop attendant.
  • Rental clubs will be available and are sanitized after each use.
  • Walk ons are available but it is encouraged that everyone book a starting time (t-time) as tee times will be in high demand.
  • Starting times will continue to be at 10 minute intervals

Power Carts

  • There can be 2 riders per cart
    • Request single rider – $25.00
  • Continued enhanced cleaning (disinfecting) after each use of frequently touched surfaces on golf carts. (steering wheel, seats, etc.)

Driving Range Operations

  • Open for normal day use (golfers with and without starter times) based on availability.

Staff Expectations

  • If you are sick or showing any symptoms please stay home
  • Cover coughs and sneezes, and wash or sanitize your hands frequently
  • Increased communication and educating staff about the symptoms, risks and ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Restaurant

  • The restaurant will be open for regular business with appropriate protocols in place (MASKS MANDATORY)
  • No limit to the number of guests seated at a table for dining, however you cannot socialize between table.  Some safety measures will be needed including physical barriers.   Events are allowed in a restaurant seating to a maximum of 50 people or 50% of maximum capacity.

The Board of Directors and Staff at the Cranbrook Golf Club continue to take this situation very seriously and with the correct procedures in place we feel many people will be able to enjoy some outside activities in a social setting.

Individuals not following the above protocol will be asked to leave and unfortunately will be flagged and will not be able to book a starting time for a certain duration.

In order for all the above practices to be effective everyone will have to work together as a team. We at the Cranbrook Golf Club appreciate your cooperation and if you have any ideas or concerns about the safety of our operation and how it relates to any regulations please do not hesitate to reach out to us. Our team is prepared to do whatever it takes to offer you a healthy and safe environment in order to enjoy a stress-free day on the golf course.