Chena Bend Clubhouse
- Facility Overview
The Chena Bend Clubhouse offers two state-of-the-art "aboutGolf" simulators, a fully stocked bar, quick-serve restaurant, pro-shop, and so much more! Chena Bend Clubhouse is Fort Wainwright Family and MWR's newest facility and quickly becoming a favorite among Soldiers, Family Members, Civilians, and Retirees.
Chena Bend Clubhouse is home to the farthest north military golf course. It is nestled between the east end of Fort Wainwright airfield and the Chena Bend River, with several holes running along the river. The course has been ranked the #1 Golf Course in Alaska multiple times by “Golf Digest.” This world-class course features a 6,476-yard, par-72, 18-hole course, 24-hour driving range, putting green and sand bunker, and golf carts.
Golf Simulator Department of Defense (DoD) Non-DoD 30 minutes $15 $25 60 minutes $20 $35 10 card $200 $280
Green Fees E1-E5 and Youth 17 & Under E6-O3 and Warrant Officers O4 & Above, DoD Civilians, and All other Military Components Non-DoD ID Cardholders and Authorized Guests 9 Holes $11 $17 $21 $27 18 Holes $17 $26 $33 $42
Hourly Green Fees (Available Sundays and Thursdays)
Hourly Green Fees E1-E5 and Youth 17 & Under E6-O3 and Warrant Officers O4 & Above, DoD Guests Authorized Guests and the Public Price $7/hour $9/hour $11/hour $12/hour
Season Passes E1-E5 and Youth 17 & Under E6-O3 and Warrant Officers O4 & Above, DoD Civilians, and All other Military Components Non-DoD ID Cardholders and Authorized Guests Individual Season Pass $300 $480 $600 $750 Family Season Pass* $475 $760 $960 $1,200**
All Seasons Passes expire at the end of the 2017 Chena Bend Golf Season. Season Passes are non-transferable, non-refundable, and non-redeemable for cash. Season Passes cannot be shared or used by individuals other than the original purchaser. Prior year Season Passes cannot be used during the 2017 Golf Season.
*Dependents must present a valid DoD ID card.
Item Price Pull Cart Rental $6 for DoD, $8 for non-DoD Rental Clubs (standard) $15 Rental Clubs (premium) $45 Power Cart (9 holes) $10/person Power Cart (18 holes) $15/person Annual Locker Rental (season golf pass) $80 Annual Locker Rental (authorized guests) $90
Free Golf Club Rentals
E1 through E5 Soldiers have the opportunity to receive a free golf club set rental when they purchase a Green Fee at Chena Bend Clubhouse. Please see the Golf Shop for more information.
For a complete list of pricing, click image below.
- Tee Times
With summer months being short, tee times can book up fast so Chena Bend staff encourages guests to making advance tee times. Active duty, retired military and DoD authorized civilians may call 5 days in advance and civilians may call 3 days in advance of play.
- Golf Course Map
Chena Bend Clubhouse and Golf Course sits adjacent to the scenic Chena River, and offers a variety of pars and obstacles.
Click the map to download a PDF version of the Course Map.
- Golf Shop
Everything you need to be a golf pro is available at the Chena Bend Pro Shop. Clubs, clothing, gloves, golf balls and more are kept in stock to meet your needs. Not sure exactly what you need? Ask one of the qualified staff to assist you in your selections.
Mizuno Iron Fitting
Receive a free Mizuno Iron Fitting with purchase of a set of irons.
Mizuno’s Performance Fitting System is the only club-fitting method that fuses the expertise of professional Mizuno fitters with the state-of-the-art analysis of our exclusive Shaft Optimizer. Every aspect of your swing is considered when fitting each club. You’ll feel the difference immediately, and you’ll see the results on your very next round.
No need to worry if you don’t have your own set of clubs. Standard and premium sets are available for rent during business hours. Power carts and pull carts are also available on a daily basis.
- Lessons, Leagues & Tournaments
Looking to get started in golfing or enhance your game? Chena Bend has a golf pro on staff who will be happy to help you become a better golfer in all aspects of the game.
Chena Bend Golf Course offers a variety of leagues.
- Monday and Tuesday nights are men’s leagues
- Wednesday is for couples
- Thursday night is for women
Looking for a place to hold a tournament for your business or unit this summer? Contact Chena Bend staff and they will help you coordinate your activity.
- Chena Grill & Bar
Let us serve you up something delicious! Chena Grill offers fresh, mouthwatering meals-- the perfect way to satisfy a hungry appetite. View the entire Chena Grill menu here.
Chena Grill Hours of Operation (in effect May 18 - 31) Monday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Tuesday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Wednesday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Chena Grill Hours of Operation (in effect June 1-30) Monday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Tuesday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Wednesday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Friday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Chena Bend Clubhouse Bar Hours of Operation (in effect May 18-30) Monday 5 - 10 p.m. Tuesday 5 - 10 p.m. Wednesday Closed Thursday 5 - 10 p.m. Friday 5 - 10 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sunday
11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Chena Bend Clubhouse Bar Hours of Operation (effective June 1-30) Monday 5 - 10 p.m. Tuesday 5 - 10 p.m. Wednesday Closed Thursday 5 - 10 p.m. Friday 5 - 10 p.m. Saturday 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. Sunday
11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
- Winter Activities
Just because there is snow on the ground does not mean that the fun times at Chena Bend Clubhouse have to end! While the greens may be closed for the season, there is still plenty to do, both inside and out. Practice your swing on our state-of-the-art golf simulators, or attend a clinic to keep your swing in fine form.
Still yearning to be outside? The Pro Shop offers both cross-country ski and snowshoe rentals— perfect for use on the scenic trails surrounding the clubhouse. After your time recreating, kick back and enjoy a hearty meal by the fire. A fully-stocked bar is available to create your favorite cocktail. The options are endless at Chena Bend Clubhouse!
Chena Bend Pro Shop Winter Activity Rentals:
Snowshoes (Hourly Rate) $3 Snowshoes (Daily Rate) $5 Cross-Country Skis (Hourly Rate) $8 Cross-Country Skis (Daily Rate)
Click here to view the Chena Bend Cross-Country Ski Trails Map
Summer Hours of Operation (May 18-31)
|Monday||8 a.m. - 8 p.m.|
|Tuesday||8 a.m. - 8 a.m.|
|Wednesday||8 a.m. - 8 p.m.|
|Thursday||8 a.m. - 8 p.m.|
|Friday||8 a.m. - 8 p.m.|
|Saturday||8 a.m. - 8 p.m.|
|Sunday||8 a.m. - 7 p.m.|
Hours of Operation (June 2-30)
|Monday||8 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Tuesday||8 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Wednesday||8 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Thursday||8 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Friday||8 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Saturday||7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.|
|Sunday||7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.|