Please consider supporting our Association and its efforts by attending one of our meetings:
Board meetings are held on the third Thursday of every month (except Decembers) at 6:30pm up in the American Legion Hall.
Grounds Committee meetings are held on the second Thursday of every month at 6:30pm at the Pro Shop.
Welcome to the “gem in your backyard”!
Support Canal Shores, your local community golf course! Where else can you enjoy 18 holes in a one-of-a-kind neighborhood setting in about three hours or less? Plus, Canal Shores is now a Chicago District Golf Association member. Check out our new course rating, slope, and updated yardages.
Tucked into the heart of a scenic residential neighborhood in Evanston and Wilmette, we’re an 18-hole, par 60 course suitable for golfers of all skill levels and ages. Fondly known locally as “Canal Shores” and operated by the not-for-profit Evanston-Wilmette Golf Course Association, the golf course is looking terrific this year–come check us out!Since 1919, Canal Shores has offered a fun, affordable, and unique golf experience. Whether you are a beginner just learning the game or a more experienced golfer with limited time, we know you’ll enjoy our course! Our 3,867 yards are narrow and tree-lined and feature two signature over-the-water holes. As you criss-cross between the 11 holes in Evanston and 7 in Wilmette, you’ll see why so many golfing memories have started here!