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Fossil Trace Golf Club
Fossil Trace Golf Course at Colorado

Fossil Trace Golf Club

3050 Illinois St., Denver, Colorado, 80401
Category: Attractions
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Fossil Trace Golf Club

Located just 5 minutes from Table Mountain Inn, Fossil Trace Golf Club is Denver's best municipal golf courses and one of the top public courses in Colorado, per GolfWeek and GolfDigest. Situated along the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Fossil Trace offers golfers a unique golfing experience drenched in the history of prehistoric creatures that roamed the area over 64-million years ago. The course is designed to please every level of golfer and features breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and valleys.


Hours -

Daily. Open Year-round.


  • Monday - Thursday, $90 pp with cart & range balls.
  • Friday - Sunday, $95 pp with cart & range balls.


  • Corporate Outings
  • Teaching Clinics
  • Custom Club fitting
  • Demo Days


  • Golf
  • Golf Instruction
  • Dining
  • Shopping


Just minutes from Table Mountain Inn, Fossil Trace Golf Club is one of the most renowned golf courses in the world. Since its opening in 2003, Fossil Trace has been the recipient of many awards, including
  • 4 ½ Star “Places to Play” from 2006-12 - GolfDigest Magazine
  • Top 50 Course for Women in 2011 - GolfDigest Magazine
  • Best Municipal Courses list from 2009-11 - GolfWeek
  • Hole #12 is one of the “18 Most Fun Holes in America, January, 2011 - GolfDigest Magazine
  • One of the top public courses in Colorado, 2006, 2007 & 2008 - GolfWeek

Practice Facility

Fossil Trace Golf Club features over 10,000 square feet of practice area, including teeing area, three-tiered putting green, sand bunker, and a 2,600 square foot short game area.


  • Why is it called fossil trace?

    Holes #11 - 15 at Fossil Trace Golf Club sit on top of an area that dinosaurs once roamed over 64-million years ago. Footprints of the Triceratops, as well as other fossils can be seen off of the 12th green. The clubhouse houses a permanent exhibit highlighting the details of the history of the property and info on some of the remarkable relics found on the golf course.
  • Is there dining at the Golf Course?

    After a round of golf, settle in for dinner and drinks at Three Tomatoes Steakhouse and Club at Fossil Trace. Choose from a wide selection of the freshest seafood and meats around, served with seasonal fruits and veggies. On sunny days, sip on a beer and enjoy the fresh air on the patio with breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and valleys.


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