Bluffs Golf Course

Bluffs Golf Course

About the Course

The Bluffs is an upscale 18 hole Championship golf course located in Vermillion, South Dakota on the beautiful Missouri River Bluffs. Built in 1996 and located 45 minutes from Sioux Falls, SD and 30 minutes from Sioux City, Iowa, the course is a favorite destination point for golfers of all skill levels. Please join us for an enjoyable round of golf and a relaxing 19th hole in our full -service club house.


The Bluffs offers plenty of competitive and recreational opportunities for golfers at all levels, providing: 

  • Leagues
  • Open play that appeal to any golfer's entertainment needs
  • Special events
  • Tournaments

The clubhouse maintains a food and beverage operation, pro shop, and driving range. The Bluffs has hosted many tournaments and events, including the South Dakota Open Pro-Am (since 2000) and several tournaments for men, women and youth.

The Bluffs Golf Course Walking Trail

The Bluffs Golf Course Walking Trail allows visitors to experience the Bluffs Golf Course in a new and unique way, aside from a traditional game of golf. Members of the public can access the trail June 1 - September 30. The trailhead is located at the southeast corner of the Bluffs Golf Course parking lot at 2021 E. Main Street.

The walking trail showcases the Bluffs Golf Course through a 1.2 mile route and an extended route of 2.4 miles. Walkers can explore the course from below the bluff and view the variety of wildlife that inhabit the area. Visitors will be able to access the walking trail from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. seven days a week. The trail is limited to walking or running only, bikes and carts are not permitted. The walking trail is pet friendly, and pet waste stations are available at the start and end of the trail. 

Walkers are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the Bluffs Golf Course Walking Trail Rules and Regulations, and take caution when walking on the course, as limited golf activity and golf course maintenance will still be taking place. 

Bluffs Golf Course Walking Trail Rules & Regulations

Bluffs Golf Course Walking Trail Map

Additional information

Visit the Bluffs website for more information!