Niagara Falls, Ontario

Stanley Thompson designed Whirlpool in 1947, which opened in 1950. The Whirlpool Golf Course is one of Canada’s most highly rated and renowned public golf courses. It is owned and operated by the Niagara Parks Commission and is located in a spectacular setting against the backdrop of the Niagara River Whirlpool and Gorge.

Mailing address

Niagara Falls Commission Golf Course (Whirlpool)
3351 Niagara Parkway
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Canada L2E 6S6

Contact information


Former names

Whirlpool GC

Extent of 'Thompson' Work

18 hole design
New done by (architect: Stanley Thompson)
Verification level: Level 1
18 hole construction supervision
New done by (architect: Stanley Thompson)
Verification level: Possible Involvement


  • Ltr from John Parkinson to John Smith
  • Collection Prints
  • Course scorecard
  • Robert Moote Profile
  • Article in Canadian Golfer
  • Reference to Niagara Falls GC in 'The Toronto Terror'
  • 'Nichol Thompson Sr., Takes Over at Niagara'
  • Article in Ontario Golf Magazine