For a century, the Wakonda Club golf course has been recognized as one of the best courses in the state, as well as the Midwest. Golf Digest previously ranked the William B. Langford-designed course #1 in Iowa, the Des Moines Register readers have voted it the best in the state, and Golf Week has recognized Wakonda as a Top-100 Classical Course in the United States. Wakonda plays host to the award-winning Principal Charity Classic, bringing PGA TOUR Champions to the course. The golf course is member friendly with social golf programs, Men’s and Ladies leagues, and Operation 36 instruction. 

The Wakonda Club golf course averages 22,000 rounds annually. Beyond the beautiful & challenging course, the winter practice facilities has four individual hitting bays. The member-owned Golf Professionals Shop offers an exceptional full-service experience with corporate customization and special orders, personal customer service and member-discounted prices.

Additional golf amenities:

  • Individual or group private golf lessons and club fittings available with our PGA trained Golf Professionals using the latest technologies and equipment, including the Track Man Launch Monitor.     
  • Full season schedule of member-only and member-guest golf events highlighted by our Men’s Blazer Day Member Guest and Ladies Lone Leaf Member Guest.  
  • Yearly guided golf excursions (domestic and international) by experienced Golf staff.

  • Flexible weekend tee time scheduling, with no priority legacy tee times and walk-up play opportunities.

  • The Junior Golf Program boasts over 200 kids annually playing the game, from basic skills through advanced competition.

  • Staff conducts golf clinics including short game, full swing, bunkers, uneven lies and couples’ clinics.