For memberships our annual year runs from 1 March. However, you can join at any point during the year, with membership fees paid on a pro rata basis for the first year.

All membership categories are available with a two month trial option and can be paid on a monthly direct debit basis using Fairway Credit.

We have the following nine membership categories:

  • Full Membership
  • Pay and Play Flexible Membership
  • Game Improvement Membership
  • Nine Hole Membership
  • Twilight Membership
  • Family Starter Membership
  • Corporate Membership
  • Junior Membership
  • Lifestyle Membership

For existing members of other clubs who live further afield we also have

  • Associate Membership
  • Country Membership


As a members’ club, we offer a relaxed environment where you can play your golf and enjoy meeting new friends. Members enjoy a lively social calendar through the year with quiz nights, music nights and other events that enable lasting friendships to develop on and off the golf course.

As a member you be able to take advantage of playing a free round of golf at over forty other golf clubs as part of the "1906 club". We also have reciprocal arrangements with other clubs, where you can enjoy a round for a reduced fee. These clubs are

  • Bolton Golf Club
  • Wigan Golf Club
  • Otley Golf Club
  • Ashton in Makerfield Golf Club
  • Wilpshire Golf Club

You will receive a complimentary County Card as part of your annual fee. This discount scheme has recently been extended to include many golf clubs across the country.


Full members have playing rights for seven days a week and can enter all club competitions including Board Competitions and club knockout competitions.

From 1 March 2020, the annual subscription will be £665 or £59.40 a month by direct debit.

We also offer subsidised membership rates for those who are under the age of 30 on 1 March.

For those under 30 years of age, Full Membership fees are as follows:

17-19 years £200 or £17.90 per month

20-21 years £226 or £20.20 per month

22-23 years £273 or £24.40 per month

24-25 years £364 or £32.50 per month

26-27 years £437 or £39.00 per month

28-30 years £525 or £46.90 per month


For those who do not wish to commit to full membership, we offer the opportunity to be a member of our club and retain full membership rights, including a CONGU handicap through our Pay and Play membership.

The annual membership fee is £295 or £26.35 per month, and you pay a green fee of £12 per round each time you play.

Pay and play members are allowed to play in club competitions, including board competitions.


This membership category is aimed at the golfer returning to the game, or who has maybe never taken a membership before. The package is designed to give you confidence in your game by including five individual 30 minute lessons with our PGA Professional, to be taken at your leisure.

Once you have established an active CONGU handicap you will be able to play in club competitions, but not Board Competitions.

This membership is available for £470 for the first year. In the second year you will pay £560. The third year will be Full Membership.

This membership isn't available if you are currently a member of another club.


Nine Hole Membership is aimed at those who have busy lives and cannot commit to playing a full round on a regular basis. Members will be limited to nine holes per day on either the front or back nine. You will be able to enter our regular nine hole competitions and hold an active CONGU handicap.

Three individual golf lessons will be included in the annual fee of £375 or £33.50 per month.


Twilight Membership which is designed for the person who wants to play golf socially on a regular basis in the evening. The annual subscription is £256 or £22.90 per month.

Twilight members will be able to play Monday to Saturday. Twilight times will vary during the year according to the availability of daylight hours.

Winter (November- February) after 12pm

Spring/Autumn (March, April, September, October) after 2pm

Summer (May-August) after 5.30pm

The number of twilight members will be limited to 20.

lifestyle MEMBERSHIP

A simple membership for golfers who are busy with work and family, and who may only be able to play a limited number of rounds during the year but want to enjoy all the benefits of membership of the Golf Club.

Initial payment of £300 for 15 rounds of golf. Additional rounds may then be purchased: - £100 for 5 rounds.

This is available to NEW members only and can be held for 24 months, after which one of our many standard memberships will be offered.


Family Starter Membership is aimed at a family with one full playing golfer. It gives the option for an adult partner to have access to a "Get into Golf" course and some lessons, whilst enjoying the process of learning the game.

Unlimited use of the practice facilities and Academy course is included with the option of playing the main course with the family once a week on a Saturday afternoon.

The family package costs £735 for the year or £65.65 per month and includes two junior members. They will receive free junior coaching for one hour a week.

Only one member will be able to have a CONGU handicap and play in competitions.


For details of our Corporate Gold, Silver and Bronze membership packages please click here


We also offer Associate and Country Membership packages for those who are already members of another golf club.

For Associate Memberships, the annual fee is dependent on how far you have to travel from your main residence.

Associate Membership is available if you live between 10 and 30 miles from Kirkby Lonsdale Golf Club.

The annual fee is £400 (or £35.75 per month) and you will be able to play in club competitions, but not Board Competitions.

If you live more than 30 miles away Long Distance Associate membership is £270. Long Distance Associate Members are not allowed to play in club competitions.

Country membership offers the opportunity to buy a fixed number of rounds for an annual fee. From 1 March 2020 the fee is £200 for 15 rounds.


We offer two junior membership packages as follows:

Aged 13 and under: £35 per annum

Aged 16 and under: £85 per annum

Free junior coaching is held every Friday evening and Sunday afternoon through the summer.


Kirkby Lonsdale Golf Club, as a registered Community Amateur Sports Club, now offers a new category of membership at a reduced rate.

This rate is available without discrimination, to persons (new and existing) who can reasonably demonstrate that they cannot afford full membership. They will be entitled to join the Club and participate fully at a cost of less than £520 a year.

Any person who feels they cannot afford full membership should apply in person or in writing to the Secretary, providing information and any supporting documents that will demonstrate that they are unable to pay the full membership fee. Each application will be considered on its merits. Further information or supporting documents may be required as part of the application process and may be subject to independent verification before receiving approval.

The Club gives assurance that our procedures in this matter will be discreet and confidential throughout the application process. All members under this category of membership will enjoy identical voting rights and privileges to our other standard categories of membership.

Please send or e-mail filled in forms to:

David Towers, Secretary/Manager, Kirkby Lonsdale Golf Club, Scaleber Lane, Barbon, Cumbria LA6 2LJ