About Hilly Haven Golf Course
Hilly Haven offers golf and fun! There is a gorgeous 18 hole golf course, situated along the beautiful and scenic Niagara Escarpment and surrounded by picturesque woodlands and ravines formed by the headwaters of Sand Creek falling into a natural waterfall. Also, Hilly Haven offers virtual golf on 6 HD golf simulators, where you can play a round of golf or golf related games year round! In addition, there is a 27 acre Practice Facility with a range, chipping area, putting area, and Lil’ haven – a 6 hole par 3 course!
Hilly Haven has a rich history and was founded by Norman & Hazel Demske in the summer of 1963. Hilly Haven remains true to the founders’ dream of a family-run business that cares deeply about you as a customer by providing enjoyable and economical entertainment with hometown service. The current owners, Ron and Charlie Demske look forward to welcoming you to Hilly Haven’s 18-hole golf course, practice facility, simulator facility, Lil’ haven 6 hole par 3 course, and restaurant.
Hilly Haven History:
- Downhill Skiing: Hilly Haven began as a downhill ski hill in 1963, offering a range of runs for all abilities with 5 slopes and 5 rope tows.
- Cross Country Skiing began in the late 1970s, when the downhill ski business ended.
- Front 9: Preparation of the first 9-hole golf course started in 1968 with the seeding of the first fairways. The original golf course was designed by Norman Demske with expert consultation from Robert Ahasay of De Pere. Hilly Haven celebrated the opening of our first 9-hole golf course in 1970.
- Back 9: 1993 was our silver jubilee of 25 years which marked the preparation of our second 9-hole golf course with the purchase of additional beautiful, panoramic land.
- Practice Facility: 23 acres to practice any club, opened in 2013.
- A new Hole #8 was created and opened in July, 2017. It is a fun par 3 carved out of the woods with a nice big green with a tiered stone tee box. It is a golfers delight and remains our signature hole, but even better!
- A renovated Hole #9 was complete in 2018. The hill was carved to allow the hole to be lengthened for the White and Blue Tees.
- Golf Simulators: 6 High Definition golf simulators opened in 2018. True Imagery and Laser projection offers High Definition Golf Entertainment! Open all year long for open play, leagues and parties.
- New Tee Boxes were created in 2019:
- Red Tees on Holes 1, 5, 8, 12, 15, 17, 18
- Gold Tees on Holes 1, 3, 4, 18
- Blue Tees on Holes 5, 14, 17
- Lil’ haven opened April 16, 2021. a 6 Hole Par 3 Course located at the Practice Facility.
Hilly Haven Offers:
Our clubhouse offers a relaxing haven to enjoy your favorite beverage or indulge yourself with a tasty meal after your game. We have recently refurbished it for your comfort, and it has an outside deck which offers fantastic views of the surrounding woods.
- 18 holes
- Practice Facility
- Lil’ haven – 6 par 3 holes
- Golf Simulators
- Full bar service
- Menu choices include locally favorite burgers, sandwiches, wraps, and more.
- Friday Fish Fry, featuring a different special every week
- Golf Outings
- Fully stocked Pro Shop with Golf Apparel, Clubs, Bags and Accessories
Hilly Haven is Environmentally Friendly:
- Recycle as much as possible
- Use organic fertilizers
- Plant many trees & pollinating flowers
- Provide a natural filter for runoff water
- Part of the Monarchs in the Rough program – a 1/2 acre habitat alongside Hole #3 to promote pollinators, specifically Monarchs
Ron and Charlie look forward to welcoming you to Hilly Haven for a round of golf, virtual golf on the simulators, cross country skiing in the winter, or a delicious meal or beverage. Call us at (920) 336-6204 or click here to book your tee time / click here to book the simulator.