Junior Golf at Colwood Golf Center

The Portland Golf Academy at Colwood Golf Center  is committed to growing the game of golf, especially with a focus on Junior Golf. That is why we are proud to partner with a number of great junior golf organizations, including The First Tee of Greater PortlandOregon Junior Golf, PGA of America, and others, in order to provide a variety of clinics and events for Junior Golfers. Note that all events and programs listed below take place at Colwood Golf Center. 

Our programs are led by PGA Instructor, Jake Bader, recipient of the "2019 Oregon PGA Youth Player Development Award". 


Class sizes are limited due to COVID-19 social distancing requirements, please contact Jake Bader with any questions or to signup for a class.
(360)261-8559 | [email protected]  (All class sizes are limited to 6 students max.)

*Classes are subject to change, based on Phase 1 reopening of Multnomah County.


2020 Portland Golf Academy Junior Leagues:

During a league term we will be focusing on ball striking, short game, putting, rules, etiquette and plenty of on course experience as well. This is a perfect opportunity for juniors who are beginners, or for those who want to take their game to the next level in a fun and safe environment. Contact Jake Bader to signup for our junior league.

  Colwood Junior League 

Saturdays 10:30am - 12:30pm | June 6th - November 21st | Cost: $125 (5 Sessions) or $30 Per Session (Individual)

Each league session will include an instructional clinic, as well as on-course play. The clinics will highlight ball striking, using different clubs, short, putting, etiquette and more. The league season will also include games, competitions and a season ending event with prizes.

2020 - 2021 Junior Winter Physical Gamer Series:

Indoor gamer series November - February on our indoor flight simulator.

Play top-rated golf courses from around the world! All while shielded from the NW weather. 


2020 Junior Golf Camps presented by the Portland Golf Academy at Colwood

Click Here to Register for a Camp!

Portland Golf Academy at Colwood, Full Day Junior Camp

The camps' main focus will be learning the game of golf, including other activities such as: Footgolf, arts & crafts, home ec activities and other games. 

August 3rd - 7th, Monday - Friday, 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Cost: $325 - lunch and supplies are provided

PGA Junior Golf Camps

The PGA Junior Golf Camps is a golf enrichment program designed exclusively for the development of the junior golfer. Our camps welcome boy and girls of all athletic abilities, golf experience, and competitive desire. Whether a child has professional aspirations, collegiate scholarship goals, or simply wants to learn how to play a round with mom or dad, each child enrolled in our camps is warmly and sincerely welcomed. For more information click on the link, https://pgajuniorgolfcamps.com/camp-locations/colwood-golf-center-portland-oregon/ 

Monday - Friday, 9:00AM - 12:00PM

Cost: $250 per Camp (Full-Day Camp is $375)

June 8th - 12th

June 15th - 19th

July 13th - 17th (Half and Full Day Available)

July 27th - 31st 

August 10th - 14th

2020 Special Events

Save the dates! Colwood Golf Center will be hosting various special and unique golf events open to junior golfers.

Drive, Chip, and Putt Championship 

Colwood will be offering a Drive, Chip and Putt Clinic, focusing on all three skills, June 27th, 10:00AM - 12:00PM, for $30 (with Jake Bader). Click to Register Online Here.

The Drive, Chip & Putt Championship, a free nationwide junior skills competition open to boys and girls ages 7-15, is an initiative created by the Masters Tournament Foundation, United States Golf Association and PGA of America on July 2nd,2020. For more information please click on the link, https://www.drivechipandputt.com/

Portland Golf Academy Junior Kick-Off Day (supported by the Dennis Dolin Legacy Fund)


Due to Multnomah County's ongoing restrictions on events and gatherings, this event has been canceled.  We apologize for the inconvenience.  

Saturday, June 6th, 10AM - 2PM    CANCELED

This will be a FREE event to all Juniors - which includes a day filled with instruction, time on the range and short game area, Golf-zila, club giveaways, and complimentary refreshments. 


2020 Junior Lesson Prices

Jake Bader, PGA

Individual Junior LessonsPrivate 30-Minute Lessons with Video Analysis

1 Lesson $50
Series of 3 $135
Series of 5 $200
Series of 10 $300

Group Lessons: Private 60-Minute Lessons for Your Group

Group Size Price Per Junior
2 Students $35
3 Students $30
4 Students $25
5-8 Students $20

Contact Jake Bader at (360) 261-8559 or Email [email protected] for more information or to schedule a junior lesson.

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