Memberships

Come Belong At Baywood

You get it all with Baywood Golf and Country Club. An excellent course paired with top-notch amenities makes this the perfect relaxation spot for golf enthusiasts throughout Northern California and surrounding areas. Our team is dedicated to helping you get the most out of your membership and will strive to make every trip to Baywood the best experience possible. Speak with a member of our team to schedule your visit and see how joining the Baywood Golf and Country Club is the right move for you.

Membership Rates

INDIVIDUAL GOLF MEMBERSHIP 

• Designated individual has full use of all club facilities. 

• Spouse/significant other/children may be guests once per month. 

• New member initiation fee: $500 

• Acquisition of three shares of Baywood stock is required within one year of Board approval of membership application. The office will provide a list of stock for sale. 

• Dues: $250.00 per month 

• Minimum charge: $150 per quarter. Food and beverage expenditures only. 

• Applications to be approved by the Board of Directors. 

Privileges of the Full Golf Membership include:

18 Hole Premiere Golf Course for Individual 

Access to Driving Range & Practice Facilities for Individual 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms for Individual 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack for Individual 

Casual & Upscale Dining for Individual 

 

FAMILY GOLF MEMBERSHIP

• Either the member, spouse or significant other is 37 years of age or older.

• Spouse or significant other and all unmarried children living at home, 24 years of age or younger, shall have full use of all club facilities.

• New member initiation fee: $500

• Acquisition of six shares of Baywood stock is required within one year of Board approval of membership application.  The office will provide a list of stock for sale.

• Dues: $320.00 per month

• Minimum charge: $600 per year.  Food and beverage expenditures only.

• Applications to be approved by the Board of Directors.

 Privileges of the Full Golf Membership include:

18 Hole Premiere Golf Course 

Access to Driving Range & Practice Facilities 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack 

Casual & Upscale Dining

GOLD GOLF MEMBERSHIP

• Either the member, spouse or significant other is 21 years of age or older.

• Spouse or significant other and all unmarried children living at home, 24 years of age or younger, shall have full use of all club facilities.

• New member initiation fee: $500

• Acquisition of six shares of Baywood stock is required within one year of Board approval of membership application.

 The office will provide a list of stock for sale.

• Dues: $420 per month

▪ Transfer from any other Golf Membership to Gold Golf Membership: the amount difference between the original initiation fee paid for your previous Golf Membership and the current initiation fee of a Gold Golf member is due upon submittal of transfer application.

• Minimum charge: $600 per year.  Food and beverage expenditures only.

• Applications to be approved by the Board of Directors.

Privileges of the Gold Golf Membership include: 

All privileges of a Family Golf Member PLUS, 

Complimentary Golf Locker 

Complimentary Golf Bag Storage 

Complimentary Range Balls 

Paid Yearly GHIN Handicap fees 

One (1) guest pass per month including range balls* (expires each month) 

$150 in golf shop credit (to use throughout the year) 

*Beneficiary of guest golf pass must play with a member and is no longer subject to restriction of being a non-member for at least three years. 

ASSOCIATE GOLF MEMBERSHIP

• Neither member, nor spouse or significant other is 37 years of    age or older.

• Spouse or significant other and all dependent children shall have full use of all club facilities.

• New member initiation fee: $250

• Stock:  Optional until 37th Birthday

• Dues: $250 per month

• Minimum charge:  $150 per quarter.  Food and beverage expenditures only.

NOTE: Upon conversion to Full Golf membership at age 37, the following stipulations apply:

▪ Transfer fee: the difference between the current initiation fee for Full Golf membership and the initiation fee paid when originally joining as an Associate Golf member.

▪ Acquisition of six shares of Baywood stock within one year.  The office will provide a list of stock for sale.

Privileges of the Associate Golf Membership include:

18 Hole Premiere Golf Course 

Access to Driving Range & Practice Facilities 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack 

Casual & Upscale Dining 

SOCIAL MEMBERSHIP

• The member, spouse or significant other is 21 years of age or older.

• Spouse or significant other and unmarried children living at home, 24 years of age or younger, shall have full use of all club facilities except golf course.

• Initiation fee: $250

• Acquisition of six shares of Baywood stock is required within one year of Board approval of membership application.  

The office will provide a list of stock for sale.

• Dues: $135 per month

• Minimum charge: $150 per quarter.  Food and beverage expenditures only

• Social member, spouse or significant other and immediate family may play golf once a month without paying a green fee.

Social members may not golf more than once a month.

Privileges of the Social Golf Membership include: 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack 

Casual & Upscale Dining 

JUNIOR GOLF MEMBERSHIP

• The member is 18 years of age or younger.

• Dues: Monthly $75 or Yearly $750

• Member does not have the ability to charge any purchases to their account.

All transactions must be made with cash or accepted credit cards (Visa/MasterCard) at the time of purchase.

Privileges of the Junior Golf Membership include: 

18 Hole Premiere Golf Course 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms 

Access to Driving Range & Practice Facilities 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack 

Casual & Upscale Dining 

NON-RESIDENT GOLF MEMBERSHIP

(For current members only who move more than 100 miles from Baywood)

• Must hold a Golf membership in good standing

• Currently own six shares of stock

• Dues: $60 per month

• No quarterly food & beverage minimum

• Dues include two free rounds of golf per month, $50 for each additional round.

Privileges of the Non-Resident Golf Membership include: 

18 Hole Premiere Golf Course 

Access to Driving Range & Practice Facilities 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack 

Casual & Upscale Dining 

TYPE A NON-RESIDENT GOLF MEMBERSHIP

(For new members who live more than 100 miles from Baywood)

• No initiation fee

• Dues: $100 per month

• No quarterly food & beverage minimum

• Dues include two free rounds of golf per month, $50 for each additional round.

• Transfer from Type A Non-Resident Golf membership to a Golf membership: Member must pay the current initiation fee for the Golf membership

Privileges of the Type A Non-Resident Golf Membership include: 

18 Hole Premiere Golf Course 

Access to Driving Range & Practice Facilities 

Access to Golf Shop & Locker Rooms 

Access to the Swimming Pool & Snack Shack 

Casual & Upscale Dining 

BUSINESS GOLF MEMBERSHIP

• Must consist of a minimum of 3 members.

• One-time initiation fee: $3,000

▪ This entitles the corporation to designate employees as Secondary Members to join with zero initiation fees.

Corporate Secondary Members may choose from the following membership categories, paying the dues applicable to the category chosen: Gold Golf, Family Golf, Individual Golf, or Social

• Dues structure:

▪ For businesses enrolling 3-19 members

▪ Individual Golf Membership $225 per month

▪ Family Golf Membership $275 per month

▪ Gold Golf Membership $420 per month

▪ Social Membership $135 per month

▪ For business enrolling 20-100 members

▪ Individual Golf Membership $200 per month

▪ Family Golf Membership $250 per month

▪ Gold Golf Membership $420 per month

▪ Social Membership $135 per month

• Minimum charge:  $150 per quarter for each business/secondary member.  Food and beverage expenditures only.

• Acquisition of six shares of Baywood stock is required within one year of Board approval of membership application.

The office will provide a list of stock for sale. The business will own the stock.

• Annual verification of employment for each member (defined as W-2 or 1099 issued by business). Members no longer employed by the business may convert their membership with the payment of the then current initiation fee plus the purchase of six shares of stock.

• A one-year contract is required and only new business members are eligible for this rate structure.

See specific membership level for privileges 

Application for membership does not guarantee admission to Baywood. All memberships must be approved by the Baywood Board of Directors.

Fees and charges are subject to change without notice at the discretion of the Board. 

Contact Us

3600 Buttermilk Ln

Arcata, CA 95521

Clubhouse: (707) 822-3686

Main Office Hours:

Tuesday - Saturday 9:00 am-4:00 pm

Golf Shop Hours:

Tuesday - Sunday 7:30 am-5:30 pm

Club Closed on Mondays

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