Highlands Golf Course in Lincoln, Nebraska is an 18-hole, championship, public golf course designed in 1993 by Jeff Brauer. The course has matured beautifully and offers sweeping, rolling terrain that makes the course a pleasure to play. Varying wind conditions can offer a great challenge to the golfers.
The course stretches out to over 7,000 yards from the gold markers with a total of four different tees to choose from (White; 5,280 yrds, Blue; 6,022 yrds, Black; 6,523 yrds). The links style course is designed to offer a fair but challenging test for all playing abilities. The course is always in good playing condition. Highlands also has one of the best practice facilities in the midwest and a pro shop that is well stocked with name brand golf equipment and apparel.


Pro Shop: 

We offer name brand golf equipment and apparel for all of your golf needs.

Convenient Location:

We’re located near the Lincoln Airport, University of Nebraska campus, UNL Tech Park and 2 minutes from Interstate 80 (exit ramp #399, then right-hand turn on to N.W. 12th St.).

Driving Range: 

One of the best in Lincoln! We offer four large hitting areas, Lasered yardage markers, target flags (several laser-linked) and target greens to help make your practice time more productive.

PGA Professionals:

Denis Vontz, PGA Director of Golf
Derek Jensen, PGA Assistant Golf Professional

Matt Noble, Golf Course Superintendent (G.C.S.A.A.)

The practice facility at Highlands Golf Course is one of the best in Lincoln. It features four large hitting areas ensuring that turf conditions are always excellent. Lasered yardage markers, target flags (several laser-linked), and target greens also help make your practice time more productive. A large practice bunker will can improve your long and short bunker shots. A number of rubber hitting mats are also available to allow practice during wet conditions. Two large practice greens adjacent to the clubhouse (the north typically for chipping/the south for putting) are also available and have some good undulation will add interest and challenge to your practice time.
Range Hours: The range is open daily, sunrise to sunset, except for short periods of required maintenance. The range normally is closed Monday & Thursday mornings (until approx. 11:00am) for ball collection and mowing, etc.

Range Punch Cards: Punch cards are now available for range buckets at Highlands Golf Course. Punch cards are $145.00 and entitle you to twenty (20) large buckets, a savings of $35.00!

Lunch Special: Enjoy your lunch hour with a large bucket, sandwich, chips, and a fountain drink for $13. Offer good weekdays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

Range Prices:
Small: $3.50 (25 balls)
Medium: $6.00 (45 balls)
Large: $9.50 (75 balls)
Jumbo: $12.50 (105 balls)

Want to hit some golf balls over the winter?  Click link below for information about Indoor Range at Highlands

OFF SEASON INDOOR RANGE-Highlands Indoor Academy

Looking for a place to host your next party, wedding reception or family reunion?

A successful event starts with a great venue, and our Highlands Clubhouse has what you need! You’ll find seating for 75 with a full bar and catering menu available – not to mention great views!

To check availability and pricing of our clubhouse, please call us at 402-441-6081 or email highlands@neb.twcbc.com.

For more info, check out some photos below!

Rental Charges

Deposit $150

Backroom: $ 40/hr
(groups of 60 and under)

Clubhouse $750
(Weddings and Formals)

Clean up Fee: $50
Table Linens $4 per table
Bartender $75 ( per 100 people)
Outside Catering $ 1.00 per person

Beverage Pricing:
Keg Price: $245
Canned beer: $3.25
Imported beer: $4
Wine/glass: $3.75
Mixed Drinks: $4.25/$5.50
Fountain Pop: $1.5
Unlimited Fountain Pop: $90
Bottle of Champagne: $16


BBQ Beef/Pork $9.50
Hamburgers $9.50
Grilled Chicken $9.50
** Buffets include 2 side items
**prices don’t include tax and tip

Cold Cut Buffet $9.50
** Includes meat (Ham, Turkey, Roast Beef) cheese tray for sandwiches, chips, and your choice of 2 sides.

Taco Buffet $9.00
** Includes Tacos shells soft or hard, refried beans, Spanish rice, chips and salsa, and condiments for the tacos.

Hor D’oeurves Buffet $10.25
**Includes cocktail smokies, chicken wings, meatballs, vegetable trays, cheese and cracker tray, and chips and salsa.

Sides:Pasta Salad, Macaroni Salad, Potato Salad, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Sweet Corn, Green Beans, Mixed Vegetables, Oven Roasted Red Potatoes, Baked Potato, Scalloped Potatoes

Dessert Choices: Cheesecake, Assorted Cookies, Brownies


Prime Rib 12oz.
$22.95 or market price

Ribeye 10oz.
$19.95 or market price

Smoked Chops
$16.95 or market price

** All dinners include garden
salad and bread with choice
of potato and vegetable.

** Any Questions Please
Call Highlands Golf
Course @ (402) 441-6081

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  • April 1-September 30:
    Weekdays – 6 am to Sunset;
    Weekends – Sunrise to Sunset
  • October 1-March 31: 8 am to Sunset
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.

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