The Golf Course Gems:

David Ogden is a member of some great golf organizations in the Pinehurst region and has associations with other private clubs in Pinehurst. In addition, DogDenGolf is a member of the Sandhills Golf Association which enables DogDenGolf clients access to the following great golf courses in the Sandhills / Pinehurst region.  So come and enjoy these Amazing Golfing Gems!

Anderson Creek

125 Whispering Pines Drive, Spring Lake, NC 28390

Voted North Carolina’s “Best New Golf Course for 2001” by NC Magazine. The course offers five sets of tees and features all that is great about golf in the Sandhills. Designed by Love Enterprises and Associates Inc.

Bayonet at Puppy Creek

349 S. Parker Church Road, Raeford, NC 28376

You will find 18 distinctive golf holes skillfully sculpted from this enchanting environment running through rolling hills along Puppy Creek. Designed by Willard Byrd.

Beacon Ridge at Seven Lakes

6000 Longleaf Drive, West End, NC 27376

Created by nationally known course designer Gene Hamm, this masterpiece with bent grass greens and Bermuda grass fairways demands accuracy and the full use of a variety of clubs, making it challenging for both skilled and beginning golfers alike.

The Carolina

P.O. Box 1042, Pinehurst, NC 28370

This Arnold Palmer-designed course takes advantage of dramatic elevation changes and preserved natural wetlands, producing a challenging layout for all levels of play.

Carolina Trace

3 Lakeview Drive, Sanford, North Carolina 27332

If you love golf, Carolina Trace hits the mark with not just one, but two world-class golf courses designed by legendary course designer, Robert Trent Jones, Sr. These courses are as challenging as they are different. Both courses are sure to challenge even the most seasoned golfer.

Anderson Creek

125 Whispering Pines Drive, Spring Lake, NC 28390

Voted North Carolina’s “Best New Golf Course for 2001” by NC Magazine. The course offers five sets of tees and features all that is great about golf in the Sandhills. Designed by Love Enterprises and Associates Inc.

Bayonet at Puppy Creek

349 S. Parker Church Road, Raeford, NC 28376,  You will find 18 distinctive golf holes skillfully sculpted from this enchanting environment running through rolling hills along Puppy Creek. Designed by Willard Byrd.

Beacon Ridge at Seven Lakes

6000 Longleaf Drive, West End, NC 27376

Created by nationally known course designer Gene Hamm, this masterpiece with bent grass greens and Bermuda grass fairways demands accuracy and the full use of a variety of clubs, making it challenging for both skilled and beginning golfers alike.

The Carolina

P.O. Box 1042, Pinehurst, NC 28370

This Arnold Palmer-designed course takes advantage of dramatic elevation changes and preserved natural wetlands, producing a challenging layout for all levels of play.

Carolina Trace

3 Lakeview Drive, Sanford, North Carolina 27332

If you love golf, Carolina Trace hits the mark with not just one, but two world-class golf courses designed by legendary course designer, Robert Trent Jones, Sr. These courses are as challenging as they are different. Both courses are sure to challenge even the most seasoned golfer.

Deercroft Golf & Country Club

3000 Deercroft Drive, Wagram, NC 28396

Come experience “the best-kept secret in the Sandhills,” as quoted by Golf Digest. Site of the 1986 PGA Tour Qualifier. Rated 3.5 stars by Golf Digest’s Places to Play.

Foxfire Resort and Golf

9 Foxfire Blvd., Foxfire Village, NC 27281

Foxfire is a semiprivate, full-service resort featuring 36 holes of championship golf with condominium and townhouse accommodations. Architect Gene Hamm’s two 18-hole courses offer players of all skill levels a challenging, yet rewarding, golf experience.

Hyland Hills Golf Club

115 Fairway Ave., Southern Pines, NC 28387

The most played 18 holes in the area remain traditional and unique with their rolling hills and “gimmick free” golf. The recent renovation has created new amenities for your golfing pleasure.

Legacy Golf Links

US Highway 15-501 South, P.O. Box 1158 Aberdeen, NC 28315

Legacy Golf Links is a Nicklaus Designed golf course and is proud to be one of only three courses in the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, and Aberdeen Area who has played host to a USGA National Championship. Legacy has been awarded 4 ½ stars by Golf Digest and was selected as one of the Top 50 golf courses in the country for customer service. In 2009 Legacy was voted in the Top 25 Public Courses by Golf Worlds Readers’ Choice Awards. This award winning layout represents classic Sandhills golf with rolling hills and tall Longleaf Pines. Legacy features four of the best par threes in the Sandhills area and you won’t soon forget Legacy’s 18th hole; properly nicknamed “The Bear.”

Little River Golf Club

500 Little River Farm Road, Carthage, NC 28327

One of the area’s Premier Courses, a Golf Digest “Award Winner.” A unique landmark in the world of equestrian sports becomes a Legendary World Class Golf Course. Sculpted from 700 acres of natural beauty. A “Must Play” on everyone’s list.

Longleaf Golf Club

2001 Midland Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387

Dan Maples has created another masterpiece. One of the most popular and playable courses in the Pinehurst Area, The Club At Longleaf is both challenging and diverse.

Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club

1010 Midland Rd., Southern Pines, NC 28387

A Donald Ross original design, ranked in the Top 50 Courses in the state by Golfweek magazine, this classic course has remained unchanged through the years with all of the Ross trademarks still in place: small undulating greens, narrow fairways, and a variety of holes to challenge any caliber of golfer.

Mid South Club

2130 Midland Road, Hwy. 2, Village of Pinehurst, NC 28374

A semi-private 18 hole championship golf course designed by Arnold Palmer, opened July 25, 1993. 5 Lakes, Tiffway 419 Bermuda fairways, Bent Grass greens, and over 11 acres of bunkers.

National Golf Club

Rated by Golfweek as one of America’s Best Golf Courses in 1995. Golf Digest rates the National as a top 15 course in North Carolina (out of more than 600 courses in the state). Straightforward golf course – approach shots and short game are critical. Designed by Jack Nicklaus, the National opened in 1989.

Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club

1005 Midland Rd., Southern Pines, NC 28387

For three generations, Peggy Kirk Bell and her family have been welcoming guests to Pine Needles Lodge and Golf Club. The classic Donald Ross course has hosted the 1996 & 2001 U.S. Women’s Open and has been awarded the Championship again in 2007. World-renowned instruction and practice facilities, all wrapped up with Southern hospitality.

The Pit Golf Links

410 Pit Link Lane Aberdeen, NC 28315

Rated as one of the Top 50 Public Courses in America and one of the Top 10 courses in North Carolina by Golf Digest. This Dan Maples original was sculpted from a 230-acre sand quarry into a truly one-of-a-kind course.

The Preserve at Jordon Lake Golf Club

840 The Preserve Trail, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The Preserve at Jordan Lake Golf Club combines the course design talent of Love & Associates, with the player design skills of principal Davis Love III to provide you with as fine a golfing experience as you will ever have. The rolling, heavily treed North Carolina Countryside has been skillfully molded into a championship course reminiscent of the old traditional courses found in the northeast.

Seven Lakes Country Club

124 Devonshire Dr, Seven Lakes, NC, 27376

Choose 7 Lakes as your vacation destination and discover not only a “Gold Course of the Year,” but the beauty that is Sandhills, NC. A favorite among traveling golfers, as Gold Digest says, you can “plan your vacation around it”.

7 Lakes Golf Club offers an All-Inclusive Resort Experience unlike any other.

Southern Pines Golf Club

The only Donald Ross daily fee course in the Sandhills, Southern Pines Golf Club is a classic, providing pleasure and challenge to all golfers, regardless of skill level. New management by Avestra Golf has restored this course to its original grandeur.

Talamore

1595 Midland Road, Southern Pines, NC 28387

Talamore was named the Best New Public Course in the South for 1992 and has been honored with a four-star ranking by Golf Digest. This 18-hole championship course was designed by Rees Jones.

Tobacco Road

442 Tobacco Road, Sanford, NC 27332

Mike Strantz, the number one golf course architect in 1998, has invaded the Sandhills with his latest masterpiece: Tobacco Road. This is a course of such uncommon beauty and imagination that it will feed your soul and challenge your game like no other course in the Carolinas.

Tot Hill Farm

3185 Tot Hill Farm Road, Asheboro, NC 27203

This exceptional course is nested on 367 acres of picturesque rolling countryside bounded on three sides by the Uwharrie Mountains near Asheboro, N.C. Tot Hill Farm Golf Course is Mike Strantz latest masterpiece.

Whispering Pines

2 Clubhouse Blvd., Whispering Pines, NC 28327, 910-949-3000 or 1-800-334-9536.

The Country Club of Whispering Pines Whispering Pines offers 36 holes of championship golf, set amid rolling fairways lined with pine trees and the lush beauty of the Sandhills of North Carolina. Its two Ellis Maples championship courses possess wide fairways, challenging lakes and streams, expansive greens, and strategically placed bunkers, a combination that appeals to players of all levels.

Whispering Woods

26 Sandpiper Drive, Whispering Pines, NC 28327

Enjoy a round of golf on one of the most peaceful and relaxing courses in town. Whispering Woods is a semiprivate 18-hole course, par 70 layout, designed by Ellis Maples, with Bermuda fairways and bent grass greens. With varying degrees of elevation changes and doglegs, this course is a challenge to golfers of all ages and handicaps.

Woodlake Maple and Palmer

400 Woodlake Blvd., Vass, NC 28394

Woodlake offers 36 holes of championship golf by two of the world’s finest designers, Ellis Maples and Arnold Palmer.