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    Golf In The Sandhills Of North Carolina

    Pinehurst Legends

    Our area is known as the Home of American Golf, and for good reason.  With noted architects and course designers from Donald Ross to Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus, we are blessed with a wide variety of courses to fit every skill level and every budget. Whether you want to make the greatest golf trip ever, or attend a national championship event, this is the place to be!

    Golf in the Sandhills of North Carolina

    Anderson Creek Club – designed by Davis Love III 
    Rated by Golf Digest as “Best New Course in North Carolina” in 2001
    125 Whispering Pines Drive
    Spring Lake, NC 28390
    910-814-2115    
    www.andersoncreekclub.com/custompages/golf-course/

    Beacon Ridge Golf & Country Club – designed by Gene Hamm 
    238 Longleaf Drive
    West End, NC 27376
    910-673-2950
    www.beaconridgecc.com

    Country Club of North Carolina (private)
    1600 Morganton Road
    Pinehurst, NC 28374
    910-692-6565
    www.ccofnc.com

    Dogwood Course – designed by Ellis Maples and Willard Byrd.  Renovated by Arthur Hills.  This layout has hosted seven North Carolina Amateurs, six Southern Amateurs and the 1980 US Amateur Championship.

    Cardinal Course – designed by Willard Byrd and Robert Trent Jones.  Renovated by Arthur Hills.

    Country Club of Whispering Pines – designed by Ellis Maples in 1965.  
    2 Club House Boulevard
    Whispering Pines, NC 28327
    910-949-3000
    www.countryclubofwhisperingpines.com

    The Pines course (champion Bermuda greens)

    The River course (bent grass greens)

    Deercroft Golf Club – designed by Gardner Gidley
    30000 Deercroft Drive
    Wagram, NC  28396
    910-369-3107
    www.deercroft.com
     
    Dormie Club – (private) – designed by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw
    6033 Beulah Hill Church Road
    West End, NC 27376    
    910-947-3240
    www.dormieclub.com

    Forest Creek Country Club (private)
    200 Meyer Farm Drive
    Pinehurst, NC 28374
    910-295-9000
    www.forestcreekgolfclub.com
    North and South Courses – both designed by Tom Fazio

    Foxfire Golf & Resort 
    9 Foxfire Boulevard
    Foxfire Village, NC 27281
    910-295-5555
    www.foxfireresortandgolf.com
    Grey Fox and Red Fox courses – both designed by Gene Hamm

    Hyland Golf Club – designed by Tom Jackson
    115 Fairway Avenue
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    910-692-6400    
    www.hylandgolfclub.com

    Legacy Golf Links – designed by Jack Nicklaus II
    Hosted the 2000 USGA Women’s Public Links National Championship
    12615 US Highway 15-501
    Aberdeen, NC 28315
    910-944-8825
    www.legacygolfnc.com

    Longleaf Golf & Family Club – designed by Dan Maples
    Home of the first U.S. Kids Golf Academy & the newest addition,
    Bottlebrush, a short, 6-hole practice course
    10 N. Knoll Road
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    910-692-6100
    www.longleafgfc.com

    Mid Pines Inn and Golf Club – designed by Donald Ross in 1921, restored in 2013 and named Best Restoration by Golf Magazine
    1010 Midland Road
    Southern Pines, NC 
    910-692-2114
    www.midpinesinn.com    

    Mid South Club – designed by Arnold Palmer
    610 Palmer Drive
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    910-692-2070
    www.midsouthclub.com

    Midland Country Club – 9-hole course designed by Tom Jackson.  Its companion course is Knollwood Fairways, which is a shorter course, favored by seniors, ladies and junior golfers.  Knollwood is one of the most popular practice ranges in the area and has an excellent teaching staff.
    Both are located on Midland Road in Southern Pines, NC.
    Midland Pro Shop: 910-295-3241
    Knollwood: 910-692-3572
    www.knollwood-midland.com

    Pinehurst Resort and Country Club 
    80 Carolina Vista Drive
    Pinehurst, NC 28374
    855-235-8507
    www.pinehurst.com    

    Course No.1 – designed by Leroy Culver and John Dunn Tucker in 1898, re-designed by Donald Ross, who is considered the principal designer.

    Course No.2 – designed by Donald Ross in 1907, restored first by Robert Trent Jones in 1974, then by Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw in 2010.  Site of multiple major championships, the Ryder Cup, the annual North-South Amateur Championship, and Hosted the US Men’s Championship in 1999, 2005, and 2014, as well as the US Women’s Championship in 2014.  The Men’s Championship will return in 2024.

    Course No.3 – designed by Donald Ross in 1910.

    Course No.4 – designed by Donald Ross in 1919, restored first by Robert Trent Jones in 1973, then Rees Jones in 1982, re-imagined by Tom Fazio in 2000.  Redesigned by Gil Hanse in 2018.

    Course No.5 – designed by Ellis Maples in 1961, restored by Robert Trent Jones in 1974.

    Course No.6 – designed by George and Tom Fazio in 1979, restored by Tom Fazio in 2005.

    Course No.7 – designed by Rees Jones in 1986, restored by Rees Jones in 2002.

    Course No.8 – designed by Tom Fazio in 1996.

    Course No.9 – designed by Jack Nicklaus in 1988, restored by Jack Nicklaus in 2012.

    The Cradle – designed by Gil Hanse in 2017.  A 789-yard short course.

    Pinewild Country Club (private)
    6 Glasgow Drive
    Pinehurst, NC 28374
    800-523-1499
    www.pinewildcc.com

    Holly Course – designed by Gary Player.

    Magnolia Course – designed by Gene Hamm in 1989.

    Azalea Course – 9 hole, Par 3 course.

    Pine Needles Lodge and Golf Club – designed by Donald Ross in 1927, restored by John Fought.  Hosted the US Women’s Open Championship in 1996, 2001, and 2007.  The Women’s Championship will return in 2022.
    1005 Midland Road
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    910-692-7111
    www.pineneedleslodge.com

    Seven Lakes Golf Club – designed by Peter Tufts, III in 1976 
    124 E. Devonshire Road
    West End, NC 27376
    910-673-4653
    www.golf7lakes.com

    Southern Pines Golf Club – designed by Donald Ross in 1906
    290 Country Club Circle
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    910-692-6551
    www.southernpinesgolfclub.com

    Talamore Golf Resort – designed by Rees Jones in 1991
    48 Talamore Drive
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    910-692-5884
    www.talamoregolfresort.com

    Tobacco Road – designed by Mike Strantz
    442 Tobacco Road
    Sanford, NC 27332
    877-284-3762
    www.tobaccoroadgolf.com

    Whispering Woods Golf Course – designed by Dan & Ellis Maples in 1971.  
    26 Sandpiper Drive
    Whispering Pines, NC 28327
    800-607-2875
    www.whisperingwoodsgolf.com