Capital Region Golf At Scenic Burden Lake Country Club

Capital Area Golf AmenitiesBurden Lake Country Club is a championship 18 hole, par 71 golf course located in Averill Park, NY (10 miles from Troy and 15 miles from Albany). Built in the 1920's as a 12 hole golf course, part of the famous Totem Lodge Resort the course became 18 holes in 2000.  The Choquette Family has owned and operated the course since 1983.  Burden Lake Country Club operates as a semi-private golf facilty. We have a grass tee driving range for practice and golf instruction from our PGA staff. Our pro shop offers the logo clothing as well as the essentials for your golf game.  Public play is welcome, so please call ahead (518-674-1770) for a tee time.

Course Expected to Open April 10th for 2014 Season

We expect the Course will officially open by April 10th  or April 12th.  But don't wait until then to get your game warmed up! Come play on one of our 3 Golf Simulators and be ready for the start of the Season.  We have tee times daily on our Simulators, call today to reserve a tee time!  674-1770 ext. 1.

Year Round Golf Now at BLCC!

We now have three Golf Simulators open for play daily at BLCC!  The Simulators are 15 feet wide and offer 40 golf courses from around the world.  The Simulators also offer a variety of driving ranges and contests such as Closest to the Pin, Putting and Chipping.  You can also set up a lesson if you would like to fine tune your game. The price is just $35 per hour for up to four players per Simulator.  Or receive a discount by purchasing one of our packages, such as 3 hours for $100 plus receive a $15 food voucher to use in the Restaurant.  

The Simulators are available daily from 8am till 10pm, except Friday nights we will stop at 4pm, before dinners and during special events.  Four players can play 9 holes in under two hours.  Fast players can play 18 holes in 3 to 3 1/2 hours.  You can book a tee time for the period of time that you want to play up to a week in advance.  For more information on prices or to book a tee or to book a tee time call 674-1770 ext. 2.  

Easter Brunch (Sunday 4/20)

We will be taking reservations for Easter Brunch from 10am till 3pm on Easter Sunday.  The Brunch Buffet will consist of Fresh Fruit, Cinnamon Rolls, Danish, Potatoes O'Brian, Bacon, Sausage, French Toast, Waffles, Scrambled Eggs, Tossed Salad, Caesar Salad, Chicken Parmesan, Baked Ziti with Meatballs, Vegetable Medley, Roast Turkey, Stuffing, Broiled Haddock, Roasted Pork Loin, Dublin Salmon, Roast Beef with Gravy, and a variety of Desserts.

The cost of Easter Brunch is $17.95 for Adults, $8.95 for kids under 12 and $4.95 for kids under 5.  This is a reservation only Brunch and we will sell out.  So call today to make your reservation today!! 518-674-1770 ext. 1.

Year-Round Activities for the Capital Region at Burden Lake Country Club

We are open in the winter for cross country skiing and snow shoeing. Our clubhouse with its bar and restaurant, called Jack Kelly's Tavern by the Green, is open year round for dining and socializing. Our new Golf Simulators in the Restaurant now allow for golf year-round at Burden Lake Country Club.  The Simulators are open for play daily from 8am till 10pm, except they are closed down at 4pm on Fridays before dinner and during special events.  The kitchen is open daily for light fare from 11am-10pm, and for Dinners on Wednesday through Sunday from 4pm-9pm.  Tom Choquette, a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America, brings 30 + years of head chef experience to Burden Lake Country Club. We can accommodate weddings, bridal showers, golf outings and private parties. Call or stop by for information, 674-1770.