Take the first step towards a better golf game by scheduling your lesson with Laura Patrick today!

Laura's teaching style is fun and honest, but most importantly she creates an atmosphere that is conducive for learning while using proven coaching methods based on fundamental physical, mental, and motor learning concepts.  She focuses on what each student needs to accomplish to improve his or her game no matter what their level of play.  Laura's students get results and look forward to their time spent with her.


Off-Season Booking Instructions (October-March)

Winter Coaching is $105 an hour.  Lessons will be held at my new private teaching studio in Long Lake. 

Cash or check discount:  payments made with cash or check payable to Laura Patrick will be discounted $5 ($100/one-hour lesson)  

Lessons are by appointment only with at least a day's advanced notice.  Lessons can be split with a friend and each person would receive approximately a half-hour of instruction.  The Simulator is located inside: All Around Construction 2265 Wayzata Blvd, Long Lake, MN 55356 (located across the street from the Otten Bros. shrub/tree out-lot)

Please call Laura Patrick directly at 763-267-7531 or send an e-mail to for questions or to schedule your lesson.


In-Season Booking Instructions for Private Lessons at Baker National (April-September)

April update: Online scheduling is back up and running (see bottom of page). My voicemail and email volume right now is extremely high. It may be a few days before I am able to get back to you.  The golf staff is doing our best to meet the unprecedented level of demand for instruction (both private lessons and classes).

2021 Baker National Private and Semi-Private Lesson Rates

All payment is made directly to Baker National at the time of check-in for a private lesson.

Adult Private Lesson

$105 - 1 hour

Adult Semi-Private Lessons

1-Hour (up to 4 people)

$115 - 2 adults ($57.50 per person)

$125 - 3 adults ($41.66 per person)

$135 - 4 adults ($33.75 per person)

Senior (62+)/Junior Private Lesson

$95 - 1 hour

$50 - 1/2 hour

Junior Semi-Private Lesson

1 hour (up to 4 people)

$105 - 2 juniors ($52.50 per person)

$115 - 3 juniors ($38.33 per person)

$125 - 4 juniors ($31.25 per person)

Family Lesson 

(up to 6 people from same household)

$125 - 1 hour

Must include one junior 17 or under


Scheduling Private Lessons at Baker National

You can use the box below to log into SmarterLessons to schedule private lessons or if you prefer to schedule your lesson by phone, please call Baker National at 763-694-7670 x2 and any staff member will be able to assist you in scheduling a lesson.  Private lessons can be scheduled for up to four people.  For numbers larger than four or for private golf groups we can customize a program that works for you, please contact Laura directly.


Contacting Laura at Baker National

If you need to contact Laura with a question, her direct line at Baker National is 763-694-7671 (please leave a very detailed voice message) or via email at   If it is an urgent request or to cancel/reschedule, please call the Baker National Golf Shop at 763-694-7670 x2.  The golf staff can make any necessary changes to my schedule and can track me down on the lesson tee if needed.  


Looking for Group Programs (Classes, Camps, Clinics) at Baker National?

If you would like to register for a group program, class, or camp, please visit  All classes will be taught by myself or the other teaching professionals at Baker National.  I will know my class schedule by early-mid April.

Online Scheduling not currently working - everyone is getting errors from

Note: If you have taken PRIVATE lessons before, your log-in and password were automatically generated by SmarterLessons.  Search your email for your log-in information.  For new students, it is free to set up an account with smarter lessons, but a credit card will be needed to reserve your reservation (it will not be charged).  Payment will be collected at the time of the lesson.