News and Golf Activities

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Come and experience the 27 Hole Executive Course
 at Burnt Store Golf &Activity Club!

Golf legends Ron Garl and Mark McCumber skillfully created a challenging and enjoyable course for the both the serious and casual golfer.

In 2008, The Burnt Store Golf & Activity Club, Inc., a not-for-profit member organization, took over the operation of the course and clubhouse.

BSGAC has worked steadily at improving the course and is committed to providing an enjoyable golfing experience.   The semi-private course serves residents and visitors in Lee & Charlotte County as well as its enthusiastic members.

Tee Times may be booked in advance as follows:

Public (3 days)  Activity Members (5 days)  Golf Members (7 days)

For more information contact the Golf Shop.

(Dates & Events are subject to change)



Tuesday - Friday 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Saturday, Sunday & Monday 7:00 AM to Noon


Activities Winter Calendar Brochure

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Wing Night Golf Scramble - Last Monday of each Month

Tuesday 9-hole Couple Scramble

Saturday Morning 18-hole Scramble - Weekly




All season is 9 Hole Tuesday Afternoon Scrambles & Saturday Morning 18 Hole Scrambles

Golf Lessons are Now Available — Bill Connelly who works for the BSGAC in the Golf & Gift Shop, teaches golf at the Burnt Store Golf & Activity Club. Lessons by appointment only. The Club will benefit from many of his students throughout the area coming to the Burnt Store Golf & Activity Club. This is also a wonderful opportunity for our residents to learn or improve their golf game by availing themselves of his knowledge and expertise.

Call for a Tee Time — Call the Golf & Gift Shop at 941-637-1577 betweeen 7am - 5pm for tee time reservations. Tee times can be made three days in advance for non-members, five days in advance for Activity Club members, and seven days in advance for Golf Club members. For leagues (i.e., groups with 16 or more people), times can be reserved and held from week to week without the need to be re-reserved.

Golf Group Sign Up — Any group that is interested in setting up tee times for their golfers can send there request to the Pro-Shop Manager at the Burnt Store Golf & Activity Club. You will be sent a response to your request/question as soon as the tee time book is established.

Daily rates

The daily rates of the Burnt Store Golf Club vary with the season of the year. The following table provides the rate details for each period. For those individuals that plan on playing multiple rounds of golf per week, an annual or high-season membership is available.

DAILY GOLF RATES:  *  (2019-2020 Season)

May-Oct Nov-Dec Jan-Apr
7AM to NOON: 18 Holes with Cart $22 $44 $48
9 Holes with Cart $16 $30 $36
After NOON: 18 Holes with Cart $18 $37 $43
9 Holes with Cart $14 $26 $29
After 2:00PM:  18 Holes Walking $16 $30 $32
9 Holes Walking $12 $24 $26
Bucket of Range Balls $3.00 $3.00 $3.00

Note 1: Youth under the age of 18 play at 40% of the stated full rate for the part of the season they are playing.
Note 2: Range balls are free for BSGAC Golf Members and those who purchase a round of golf to use that day.

Cart Only Fee: May-Oct Nov-Dec Jan-Apr
7AM to NOON:
18 Holes $13 $22.50 $25
9 Holes $11 $18.50 $21
After NOON:
18 Holes $11 $20.50 $23
9 Holes $9 $17.50 $21

Note: BS Activity Club members will get a 15% discount on the above fees.
* sales tax added to the above figures
Tee Times:
Tee times can be made 3 days in advance for non-members, 5 days in advance for Activity Club members, and 7 days in advance for Golf Club members. Tee times begin at 7:30 am. Please call the Golf & Gift Shop at (941) 637-1577 for tee times and group booking information.

Welcome to the fun of being a BSGAC member!

Enjoy all the Activities, Classes, Social Life, Dining, Games and Golf at BSGAC. Help keep our Club vibrant with new members. You will enjoy the warm welcome and camaraderie of our members and staff.

Membership is open to everyone wherever you live.
Our Membership Year runs from Nov 1st to Oct 31st
with renewals due by Oct 15th each year.

Membership begins with a basic Activity Membership to which you can add Annual Golf or Seasonal Golf Membership and Trail pass.  The Club is now also offering a Gold Card Membership with a House Account as an option to the Activity membership.  Range Memberships are also available.  A 6% sales tax must be added to all membership fees.

TRANSFER OF MEMBERSHIP (Click to view Guide to Transfers) You may apply to the Club using the Transfer Form to have your Membership transferred to a new owner of your property. Please return your membership cards with the form.  New cards will be issued to the new owner. The new owner must file an application and pay any difference in the Initiation Fee beyond your credit.  They would then need to renew the membership by October 15th each year.

RENTAL UNITS:   Owners of Rental Units may take out Activity and Golf Memberships for their rental units.  This will give Activity Membership privileges to all who stay in the unit.  If you add Golf Membership, it can only be used by a specified individual or couple during any one stay.  The owners of rental units must register their tenants with the office and obtain temporary renter’s cards for the tenants using membership privileges during their stay.  Rental Unit Owners may also fill out the Listing Application to list their unit in the Rental Listing on web page.  This listing is a great place for people seeking a rental that will give them a chance to enjoy membership at Burnt Store Golf & Activity Club.


Activity membership provides for the members, their household and their guests

  • Use of the Clubhouse according to policies
  • Eligibility for all Clubhouse Activities, Classes and Excursions
  • Eligibility for Activities, Linkside Socials, Bulls Club
  • 15% Discount for Golf, Golf Carts, and Range Ball Tokens.
  • Optional Gold Card Prepaid House Account for Members.
  • Establishes a prepaid house account giving the member the privilege of charging food and beverage in Linkside Café, ticket sales in the office and merchandise in the Golf & Gift Shop to their personal account. May not be used for postal and office services.
  • All deposits made to Gold Card accounts may use a credit card, check or cash and may be made anytime the Admin office is open.
  • The funds in the account will be carried over from one membership year to another.
  • Golf & Gift Shop Merchandise and Linkside Cafe purchases.
  • Lending Library and Onsite WiFi
  • Office Services – Copies, Faxes, Notary and Postal Services
  • Affinity Program of discounts from area businesses
  • Web Site and Email Blasts communications
  • Games: Bocce Ball, Croquet, Darts, Horseshoes, Bean Bags (Corn Hole)
  • Eligibility for morning golf leagues, scrambles and most golf tournaments and events
  • 5 day advance tee times for golf
  • Summer Golf Reciprocals

GOLF MEMBERSHIP must be combined with an Activity Membership.
Golf Privileges are specific to the Golf Member.

The best value is an Annual Golf Membership for Couples and Singles.  We also offer Seasonal Golf Membership for play November 1st to April 30th. A Summer Seasonal Membership is also available for play May 1st to October 31st. A Trail Pass for the use of a personal golf cart on the course may be added to any of these Golf Memberships.

Golf Membership Privileges are specific to the Golf Member. You will have all the privileges of your required Activity Membership PLUS

  • 7 Day Advance Tee Times
  • Eligibility for golf leagues and ALL golf tournaments and events
  • Free GHIN Handicap Service
  • Free Range and practice areas
  • Golf Rounds
  • Option for Trail Pass for personal golf cart in lieu of rental cart.  Trail passes will be honored at check in.  All golfers must check in before playing and show their receipt to the starter.  Cart stickers will no longer be used.
  • Quick Self Check in – for Golf Members with Trail Passes only

RANGE MEMBER for couples or singles provides for free use of the Range and Practice Area plus the Activity Membership privileges.

for November 1, 2018 to October 31, 2019


A 6.5% Sales tax will be added to all membership fees.
Gold Card Accounts are not taxable.


Couple Household     $750.00 +Tax

Single Household       $600.00 + Tax

GOLF MEMBERSHIP requires Annual Activity Membership fee in addition to the follow fees:



** personal golf cart in lieu of rental

SEASONAL GOLF MEMBERSHIP May 1 to Oct 31 Nov 1 to Apr 30
SEASONAL SINGLE GOLF $460.00 $1,650.00
SEASONAL SINGLE TRAIL $200.00 $   700.00
SEASONAL COUPLE GOLF $805.00 $2,375.00
SEASONAL COUPLE TRAIL $300.00 $   925.00
RANGE MEMBER Single $375.00 Couple $515.00

APPLY TODAY AND JOIN THE FUN!  The application forms are available in the Clubhouse.

Information on payment methods and mailing instructions are contained on the both of the application forms.

RESIGNATION: A resignation of membership must be submitted in writing using the Transfer of Property or Resignation Form. The membership cards are to be returned with the form. If you are moving you can transfer your membership to your new address or transfer it to the buyer of your unit. Every member is very important to the Club and we would appreciate a chance to discuss any considerations of resignation with a member before a resignation is submitted. The Club is a member operated club and membership fees are crucial to providing the Club’s services.