Silverado Resort and Spa

1600 Atlas Peak Road, Napa CA 94558
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Golf Instruction

Napa Valley Spa Packages

Tara Lipanovich, LPGA
Teaching Professional

Tara Lipanovich, (maiden name Tara Fox) is an LPGA “Class A” Teaching Professional  originally from the Napa Valley.  Tara has and has taught golf since 1996 and is currently the first female Teaching Professional at Silverado Resort and Spa.  She has a great reputation of improving the golf games of both men and women at any age and at all stages in their games.  She is also a Titleist Performance Institute (TPI) Level 3 Certified Junior Coach and founded the Napa Valley Junior Golf Academy and Silverado Junior Golf Academy.

Tara is a talented teaching professional who loves to teach and watch her students improve. As a previous Pac-10 athlete at the University of California at Berkeley, her interest in teaching the mental game is also one of her favorite subjects.  She encourages a comfortable learning environment for all and is determined to keep golf a fun and manageable sport for her students.


50 Minute 30 Minute
PGA/LPGA Class A Certified Instructor $115 $65
Member Price $80 $55
Assistant Professional $95 $55
Member Price $70 $45
Juniors (16 and Under) $65 $40
Additional Students $25 N/A**

* A junior (16 and under) can join any lesson with a paying adult for no charge.
** Additional Students are not recommended for 30-minute lessons.

Playing Lesson

Hourly Rate Applies + $25 for Additional Players

One Hour Group Lesson - All Instructors

Rate is based on Private Lesson rate plus $25 per person For Example: A 4-person group with Class A Golf Professional: $115+ (3 x $25) = $190

Other Programs

The golf instruction staff at Silverado also offers a variety of custom, group and corporate programs including: golf exhibitions, playing lessons and private full or half day programs.