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BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

The Forest Country Club is a private, member-owned club, offering an wide selection of membership categories to fit your needs. Whether you are an avid golfer, a lover of racquet sports, or a social butterfly, there is a place for you at The Forest.As a premier, private club community, The Forest is known for its intimate and casual lifestyle offering all the amenities Gulf Coast living has to offer. Our members believe it's our of community that makes us unique. We are small enough to welcome newcomers and mindful that most people join a club to create enduring friendships. Our members golf together, eat lunch and dinner together, entertain together, vacation together, run boards and charitable organizations together and celebrate holidays and life milestones together.   Below are just some of our wonderful amenities and benefits of joining our Club.

Newly renovated clubhouse opening January  
(click HERE for more details)
*Sophisticated, contemporary designed new Clubhouse with expansive views of both Golf Courses
*Indoor and outdoor dining and social areas equipped with soft seating and fire pits
*Well-equipped fitness center with group classroom and personal training
*New Member's Lounge area
*Luxurious men’s and ladies’ lounges and locker rooms
-Impeccably maintained golf course, plus lessons, clinics, groups and year-round practice facilities
-Golf Shop with extensive selection of golf apparel and accessories, plus demos, rentals and special orders6 New Hydro Tennis Courts with League Play and Group Social Play as well as ---Junior Clinics
-6 Hydro Tennis Courts with dynamic Tennis Program
-4 New Pickleball Courts 
-Two lit Bocce Courts with Food & Beverage Service available
-Private member website with Club news and calendar, directories and personal profile page; plus, online event, dining and tee-time reservation systems — all now available on mobile
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GOLF FACILITIES & PROGRAMS

-Two challenging, yet fair and fun,  Championship golf courses
- Walking permitted daily after 1pm and all day on Sundays
- Expansive driving range and practice areas
- The Bobcat Course restored in 2015 with new greens, irrigation and bunkers
-  The Bear Course restored in 20010 with new greens, irrigation and bunkers
- The Bear Course- Host to the Men's US OPEN Qualifier 
- The Bear Course - Ranked Top 25 Most Distinctive Courses in Florida by GOLFweek Magazine 
- Named as a Finalist in Best Country Club in Collier & Lee Counties by Gulfshore Business Best of Business
- Outstanding team of PGA instructors
- Active golf events and inter-club competitions for men, and women 
- Weekly men's and women's golf games
- Premier member-member and member-guest tournaments
- Junior golf programs for all ages and abilities
- Hole-in-one club
- Online tee time and event registration system 
- Mobile tee times, event and dining registration, directory and more

View the Bobcat Course HERE
 
View the Bear Course HERE



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Membership Menu 

The Forest Country Club is a member-owned and financially sound private club is currently offering a limited number of memberships in the following membership categories:

FAmILY Golf Membership
Initiation Fee $25,000 $20,000 limited time only    
2018 Annual fees: Dues $10,650 ~ capital $2,820 

Members, their spouse and children under the age of 21 OR still in school under the age of 25 enjoy an array of outstanding privileges including full access to both of our championship golf courses, The Bear and The Bobcat.

Members of our Family golf program enjoy full club privileges, including:

- 36 holes of championship golf designed by Gordon Lewis
- Full driving range, short game practice areas and putting greens
- Private clubhouse featuring a formal dining room, relaxed grille room, a golfers 19th hole cafe, and golf shop
- Men's and Women's locker room with full time attendant
- Complimentary Bag storage with The Forest Country Club logo-ed bag tag
- Golf carts equipped with GPS course navigation system
- 6 Hr Tru Tennis Courts
- PGA Golf Instructors and USTPA-certified tennis professional
- Fitness Center with weight room and cardio workout area
- Personal Trainers
- 2 lit bocce courts and club league
- 4 pickleball courts
- Full Calendar of golf and social events throughout the year
- No Food & Beverage Minimum
-Reciprocal privileges May 1 to October 31


Individual Golf Membership 
Initiation $25,000 $20,000 limited time only
2018 Annual Fees: Dues $7,450 ~ Capital $2,820


Members enjoy an array of outstanding privileges including full access to both of our championship golf courses, The Bear and The Bobcat. Their spouse and children under the age of 21 OR still in school under the age of 25 receive full privileges with the exemption of golf. 
Members of our Individual golf program enjoy full club privileges, including: 


- 36 holes of championship golf designed by Gordon Lewis
- Full driving range, short game practice areas and putting greens
- Private clubhouse featuring a formal dining room, relaxed grille room, a golfers 19th hole cafe, and golf shop
- Men's and Women's locker room with full time attendant
- Bag storage
- Golf carts equipped with GPS course navigation system
- 6 Hr Tru Tennis Courts
- PGA Golf Instructors and USTPA-certified tennis professional
- Fitness Center with weight room and cardio workout area
- Personal Trainers
- 2 lit bocce courts and club league
- 4 pickleball courts
- Full Calendar of golf and social events throughout the year
- No Food & Beverage Minimum


Executive Golf Membership
Initiation Fee $12,500 $10,000 limited time only   
2018 Annual Fees: Dues $5,335 ~  Capital $1,410 

Members under the age of 55, their spouse and children under the age of 21 OR still in school under the age of 25 enjoy an array of outstanding privileges including full access to both of our championship golf courses, The Bear and The Bobcat.

Members of our Executive golf program enjoy full club privileges, including:

- 36 holes of championship golf designed by Gordon Lewis
- Full driving range, short game practice areas and putting greens
- Private clubhouse featuring a formal dining room, relaxed grille room, a golfers 19th hole cafe, and golf shop
- Men's and Women's locker room with full time attendant
- Bag storage
- Golf carts equipped with GPS course navigation system
- 6 Hr Tru Tennis Courts
- PGA Golf Instructors and USTPA-certified tennis professional
- Fitness Center with weight room and cardio workout area
- Personal Trainers
- 2 lit bocce courts and club league
- 4 pickleball courts
- Full Calendar of golf and social events throughout the year
- No Food & Beverage Minimum


Sports Membership
Initiation Fee $6,500
2018 Annual Fees: Dues $3,665 ~Capital $2,820

Provides access to golf practice areas, tennis, fitness, bocce, dining and all social & lifestyle events. Limited golf available from November through April and unlimited golf from May through October.

Members, their spouse and children under the age of 21 OR still in school under the age of 25 enjoy an array of outstanding privileges including limited access to both of our championship golf courses, The Bear and The Bobcat during season.

Members of our Sports program enjoy full club privileges, including:

- 36 holes of championship golf designed by Gordon Lewis - limited to 10 rounds of golf in season (Oct-April) and unlimited summer golf for each member on the account.
- Full driving range, short game practice areas and putting greens
- Private clubhouse featuring a formal dining room, relaxed grille room, a golfers 19th hole cafe, and golf shop
- Men's and Women's locker room with full time attendant
- Bag storage
- Golf carts equipped with GPS course navigation system
- 6 Hr Tru Tennis Courts
- PGA Golf Instructors and USTPA-certified tennis professional
- Fitness Center with weight room and cardio workout area
- Personal Trainers
- 2 lit bocce courts and club league
- 4 pickleball courts
- Full Calendar of golf and social events throughout the year
- No Food & Beverage Minimum

 


Tennis Memberships


Individual Tennis Membership
Initiation Fee $500 (Waived for a limited time) 
2018 Annual Fees : Dues $1,035 ~ Capital $870

Family Tennis Membership 
Initiation Fee $500 (Waived for a limited time) 
2018 Annual Fees : Dues $1,400 ~ Captial $870


Members, their spouse and children under the age of 21 OR still in school under the age of 25 enjoy an array of outstanding privileges including full access to 6 Har Tru tennis courts.

Members of our Tennis program enjoy club privilege including:

- Private clubhouse featuring a formal dining room, relaxed grille room, members lounge & terrace, and tennis shop
- Men's and Women's locker room with full time attendant
- 6 Hr Tru Tennis Courts
- USTPA-certified tennis professional
- Personal Trainers
- 2 lit bocce courts and club league
- 4 pickleball courts
- Full Calendar of social events throughout the year
- No Food & Beverage Minimum
- Eligible to add on Fitness & Range Range Membership




Social Membership 
Initiation Fee $500 Waived for a limited time
2018 Annual Fees: Dues $1,080 ~ Capital $570 

Members, their spouse and children under the age of 21 OR still in school under the age of 25 enjoy an array of outstanding privileges of the club including:

- Private clubhouse featuring a formal dining room, relaxed grille room, and a member's lounge & terrace
- Men's and Women's locker room with full time attendant
- Full Calendar of golf and social events throughout the year
- Option to add on Fitness & Driving Range Membership
- No Food & Beverage Minimum

 

For more information on membership opportunities at The Forest Country Club 
please contact our Membership Director, Shannon Mattes, at (239) 482-1310 or smattes@theforestcc.com
or fill out a Membership Information Request form below.

All initiation fees are non-refundable. Annual dues are subject to 6% sales tax.
All rate and fee information is for information purposes only, and is subject to change.

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