The American Lake Golf Course is a nine hole golf course with front nine/back nine Tee-Boxes - (Par 35+36=71), operated and maintained by an all volunteer force consisting of grounds crews, maintenance personnel, operations folks, and management personnel. The course is not supported by government funds. Operating and capital costs are paid with annual pass and daily green fee revenues.
The American Lake Veterans Golf Course is dedicated to providing, teaching and promoting the benefits of golf to veterans. VA Puget Sound Health Care System has a population of in-patient and outpatient veterans that have disabilities. The American Lake Veterans Golf Course is committed to providing a therapeutic environment where accommodation is welcome and all golfers can enjoy the benefits of golf, such as exercise and relaxation in a positive and accepting social environment. With these benefits it is our vision that through golf, veterans will increase their independence and improve their attitudes toward health and Thus, their lives will be enriched. See our Friends of American Lake Veterans Golf course web page.
The course hours of operation vary with the season as outlined below. The course is open seven days a week except Thanksgiving and New Years day and during the the last two weeks of December. Tee times are not required, first come, first serve. Please check with the front desk on Mondays to determine if the range is open or closed. No tokens will be sold two hours before close of business.
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"When using these facilities, all golfers are expected to wear appropriate golfing attire that demonstrates respect for their fellow members, the golf course and the game. For men and women, NO tank tops, halter tops or swim wear are allowed; shoes and shirts must be worn at all times."