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Dave Nelson – Head Professional

Dave Nelson Golf LessonsEvergreen Golf Centre is excited to announce the hiring of Dave Nelson as our New Head Golf Professional.

Dave is joining our team here at Evergreen in March and this marks a return to the business he loves after spending the last 8 years raising his kids and working in the private sector with a primary focus on Commercial Real Estate.

He started in the golf business in 1991 working for Paul Lowe at the Henderson Lake Golf Course before moving on as the Associate Professional at the Bearspaw Country Club in Calgary for 4 years.

In 1998, he was named the Head Golf Professional at the Picture Butte Golf Club where he remained until the end of the 2006 season.

He brings with him 16 years of golf business experience and he can’t wait to get back to the industry that has shaped who he is.

Dave is married to Lori, an elementary school teacher, and has two children, Jonas and Abigail.


Private Lesson Rates:

  • 30 Minute Lesson                   $50.00 + GST
  • 5 x 30 Minutes Lessons         $225.00 + GST
  • 60 Minute Lesson                  $90.00 + GST
  • 5 x 60 Minute Lessons          $425.00 + GST

To Book a Lesson with Dave email him at dnelson@evergreengolfcentre.com or call (403) 329-4500.


 Cara Vanderham – LPGA Apprentice

Cara attended California University of Pennsylvania on a golf scholarship, and completed the Professional Golf Management Program, minoring in business and accounting. While on the golf team, Cara competed at the NCAA Division II level and played Regional and National events.   She finished her senior year with a 79.4 stroke average, played in 11 events and had 7 top ten finishes (1 runner up).

Cara grew up in Innisfail, Alberta where she played on the McLennan Ross Sun Junior Tour and competed at provincial and ladies amateur events.

Cara held positions at Innisfail Golf Club, The Club at Nevillewood in Pittsburgh, PA, and Wade Hampton Golf Club in Cashiers, NC. Her most recent internship was at the Every Body Golf School in Virginia where she taught private and group lessons to all ages.  She is excited to be part of the team at the Evergreen Golf Center! We welcome Cara to the Evergreen Family.

Cara will begin employment on Feb. 1, 2017.


Private Lesson Rates:

  • 30 Minute Lesson                   $40.00 + GST
  • 5 x 30 Minutes Lessons         $175.00 + GST
  • 60 Minute Lesson                  $70.00 + GST
  • 5 x 60 Minute Lessons          $325.00 + GST

To book a lesson with Cara email her at carav@evergreengolfcentre.com or call (403) 329-4500.


  • Facility Hours

    Golf Shop, Golf Course, Driving Range and Mini Putt Hours starting Oct. 12, 2017. Go Karts are closed for the season.

    We stop selling tickets/tokens for Mini Golf and the Driving Range 45 minutes before close. Last tee time is 1.5 hours before sunset.

    Monday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Tuesday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Wednesday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Thursday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Friday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Saturday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
    Sunday9:00 AM - 8:00 PM

    Go Karts Closed for the season.

    Hours are weather permitting - during inclement weather such as rain please call before coming. We stop selling Go Kart tickets at 7:15 pm. We hope to see you soon!

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