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Northstar Golf Instruction


Learn from the Pros and learn to love the game of golf!  Northstar California’s Golf Director Pete Smith has more than 30 years of teaching experience. He and his team of teaching professionals are ready to help golfers of all ages and abilities improve their game and lower their score.

If you are new to the game, mastering the fundamentals will help you enjoy your time on the course. For experienced golfers, a lesson can help fix that frustrating slice, improve your putting or gain another 20 yards on your drive. Reservations are required.

For more information, please call the Northstar Golf Pro Shop at 530.562.3290.



2014 Golf Instruction Rates

Private Instruction  Adult (18+) Teens (13 - 17) Juniors (12 & under)
2 hour playing lesson (subject to course availability) $175 $175 $175
1 hour




1 hour - 2 or more adults



1/2 hour



Family Lesson (up to 5 people for 45 minutes) $80 (all ages) - -

Please call 530.562.3290 to reserve private golf instruction.


Junior Golf Schools     Juniors (12 & under)
Monday & Tuesday, June 23 - August from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.


Thursday & Friday, June 26 - August from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. $100
One Day Session - Saturdays from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. beginning June 5 $50

Reservations required.  Junior golf schools will develop players' full swing and short game skills as well as focus on rules, etiquette, and on-course play. Space is limited. Sign up in the Pro Shop or call 530.562.3290.


Weekly Group Clinics      Rate
Junior Full Swing (12 & under) - Sundays at 12:00 p.m. $20
Adults Full Swing (13+) - Saturdays at 12:00 p.m. and Sundays at 9:00 a.m.


Adults Short Game (13+) - Sundays at 10:00 a.m. $25
Adult Clinic Package: sign up for both adult clinics ahead of time $40
Women's Full Swing Clinic - Thursdays at 12:00 p.m.


Women's Short Game - Thursdays at 1:00 p.m. $25*
*Sign up for both women's clinics ahead of time for $40.
Clinics are available early June through August. Group lessons last approximately 45 minutes and are on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations not required for all clinics but are highly recommended as lessons are subject to sell out.

Please call 530.562.3290 for more information on private golf instruction.


Golf Instructors

Casey Logan, Teaching Professional
Casey is a knowledgeable, dedicated, and passionate instructor for golfers of all levels. He has proven himself to be very successful in helping his students to learn, improve, and have fun along the way. During the last 5 seasons at Northstar, Casey has lead our popular Junior Golf Schools, a variety of daily clinics, and remains our busiest private lesson instructor.

Pete Smith, Director of Golf
Pete has been a very successful golf teacher in Truckee/Tahoe for the last 20 years. With more than 30 years teaching experience, working at the Olympic Club, Kapalua and many years at Tahoe Donner, Pete brings a wealth of golf knowledge to his students. He has won Player of the Year honors in the Sierra Nevada PGA 4 times. Pete is available for private lessons on a limited basis.

Bob Milani, Junior Golf Schools/Clinics Instructor
Decades of coaching and teaching experience at North Tahoe High School and his understanding of the game make Bob a great resource for developing golfers of all ages.


Personalized Golf Lesson School Personalized Private Lesson

Northstar's personalized golf learning programs, ranging from 2 - 5 hours per day, are created based on the golfer's experience - from the brand new to the seasoned golfer. Classes may include full swing, short game, rules, etiquette, on course play (based on availability) and more. Multi-day programs are available.


Lesson Options for Golf Groups

Bringing a group to Northstar’s golf course?  Northstar pros can provide your outing with group lessons or clinics to give everyone the edge they need.  For more information please contact the sales department at 530.562.8024.


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