Course and Facilities

Course and Facilities

The Course

Owned and managed by Dorset Council, the Moors Valley Golf Course is an 18-hole course extending along the valley of the Moors River and covers a total of 6337 yards, and includes four par 5s, ten par 4s and four par 3s. An 11-hole option is also available, as well as practice nets and a putting green.

Designed by Hawtree over 30 years ago, the mature course is both challenging and enjoyable for golfers of all abilities. Each hole has its own character, adding variety and interest within an attractive countryside setting.


Pitch & Putt

The 5 hole pitch and putt area is perfect for beginner golfers and families.

This area is sometimes reserved for coaching so please book in advance by phoning 01425 479776. £5 per person.


Outdoor Fitness Area

The new Golf and Activity Outdoor Fitness Area is a great, free facility for local people to improve their fitness. The area is used to deliver instructor-led sessions which are a great way for beginners to get started. Please ask the team inside the Golf and Activity Centre if you’d like to find out more.


Table Tennis 

Table tennis equipment is available for use outside of the Golf and Activity Centre. Table tennis bats are available to borrow for free – please just ask the team.


Golf and Activity Centre

Home to the Council’s Health and Activity Team, visitors are welcome to pop in to find out about local opportunities to help you get active – including community health walks, health cycle rides, accessible cycling, orienteering and exercise referral. You will find a selection of golf essentials in the shop, alongside equipment for Nordic Walking, yoga and fitness.

Full details of activities can be found in the current Health & Activity Outdoor Physical Activity Guide.


Club House Bar and Food

Moors Valley Golf Club House, managed by the Golf Club, offers a small, varied menu and a range of beverages, available daily to members, season ticket holders and pay and play golfers.


Contact Us

Health & Activity Team, Dorset Council
Moors Valley Golf & Activity Centre
Phone: 01425 479776