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    Golf Instruction

Jake Wherley is in his first season at Perham Lakeside, coming to us from The Pines at Grandview in Brainerd, MN.  Jake is a PGA Associate, working towards full PGA Membership.  Jake is an accomplished player himself, competing in a number of MN PGA events during the year.  He was the winner of the 2022 MN PGA Assistant's Championship.  He has played in the 7 of the last 9 MN State Opens, with his best finish being T-11th.  He played Division II golf at the University of Illinois-Springfield.  Jake enjoys teaching players of all skill level: from beginners to accomplished players.  He views each player individually and tailors each lesson according to the player's needs. 

Lesson Rates:  

45-minute Adult lesson:  $65

45-minute Junior lesson:  $45

Purchase a 5 lesson package and get the 6th lesson free


Golf instruction at Perham Lakeside Golf Course is available through Jake Wherley, Head Golf Professional.  Please call the golf shop to book a lesson or email Jake directly at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Wine & Wedges

Ladies - Come out to Perham Lakeside and swing off the winter rust on your golf game before the season truly starts! Each week we will focus on a different aspect of the game.

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Junior Golf Camps

Juniors ages 6-12: Come learn basic and intermediate skills - all while meeting new friends! Grip, Aim, Posture, Etiquette, Putting, Chipping, Full Swing, Bunker Shots & other skills taught. Final 2 sessions will be out on the course.

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