Sinking Valley Country Club was founded in 1963 and features 18 championship holes nestled among stands of mature hardwood in a peaceful mountain setting. A round of golf here could be confused with a stroll through a nature preserve. Bent grass greens that are smooth and true are paired with plush fairways making golf at Sinking Valley a serious business.
- Blue tees; 7,032 yards with a slope rating of 137
- White tees; 6,454 yards with a slope rating of 127
- Gold tees; 5,461 yards with a slope rating of 131
- Red tees; 5,353 with a slope rating of 124
In addition, Sinking Valley offers a fully stocked pro shop, a bent grass putting green and a complete practice facility with areas for chipping pitching and a complete bunker to hone your sand game.
The Bogey Bar ‘N Grill is the perfect setting after a round of golf, a practice session or anytime. You can have lunch, dinner or just relax at the Bogey Bar’N Grill; featuring a full line of your favorite spirits, wines and beers.
Sinking Valley County Club is located five miles off of Interstate 99, just North of Altoona, PA.
From the North: on I-99 take exit 41 for PA-865 towards Bellwood. At bottom of ramp turn left on PA-865. Follow road to left onto Skelp Mountain Rd.At stop sign turn right onto Golf Course Rd/SR-1015. At next stop sign turn right continuing on Golf Course Rd/SR-1015. Continue 1.4 miles and arrive at Sinking Valley Country Club.
From the South: on I-99 take exit 41 for PA-865 towards Bellwood. Turn right on PA-865. Follow road to left onto Skelp Mountain Rd. At stop sign turn right onto Golf Course Rd/SR-1015. At next stop sign turn right continuing on Golf Course Rd/SR-1015. Continue 1.4 miles arrive at Sinking Valley Country Club
If using a GPS; RD 3 Box 430, Altoona, Pa. 16601.
Sinking Valley County Club has hosted a number of USGA and WPGA sanctioned events. In 2007, SVCC hosted both the United Sates Amateur Qualifier and Western Pennsylvania Golf Association open qualifier. In 2008, SVCC hosted the WPGA Senior Championship. In 2009, Sinking Valley once again hosted the USGA United States Amateur Qualifier. These qualifiers continue today, with the USGA United States Amateur Public Links Qualifier taking place in June of 2012.
While open to the public for daily greens fee play, Sinking Valley also offers a wide variety of membership options to match all of your needs. Overnight Golf Packages are also available through several area Hotels and Bed & Breakfasts. Charity and Corporate Golf Outings also can be held. For Details, please call the golf shop at 814-684-0662. Daily tee times are available 7 days in advance.