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Public Golf Courses NC High Country

Public Golf Courses NC High Country

There is no better place for a round of golf than in the cool mountain air found in the NC High Country! 

Boone Golf Club Boone NC

Boone Golf Club
18-hole, PAR 71

Designed in 1959 by Ellis Maples, architect of some of the South’s finest courses, Boone Golf Club is portrayed to be one of the top rated public courses in the area. Open April-November.

The course layout has a great combination utilizing the High Country’s beautiful landscape and spectacular scenery one is sure to remember.

Willow Valley Golf Course Boone NC

Willow Valley Resort Golf Course
9-hole, PAR 3

Executive course designed by Tom Jackson. Yardages range from the 137-yard sixth hole to their signature 221-yard ninth hole. The course has varying elevation changes with four tee boxes for all levels of play!

Mountain Aire Golf Club West Jefferson NC

Mountain Aire Golf Club
18-hole, PAR 72

Located in West Jefferson and nestled in the heart of the Blue Ridge, Mountain Aire Golf Club is an established, public course offering 18 holes of well-maintained fairways, complimented by the natural, rugged beauty of the Appalachians. Located just 30 minutes from Boone. 

Linville Land Harbor Golf Newland NC

Linville Land Harbor Golf Course
18-Hole, PARE 69/71

The beautiful, semi private, member owned mountain golf course boasts 18 challenging holes of tree lined fairways, manicured greens, and several streams and ponds. The course layout follows the natural contours of the land, which creates a perfect setting for a challenging golf course with breath taking views.

Olde Beau Golf Club, Roaring Gap NC

Olde Beau Golf Club
18-hole, PAR 72

The par-72 Olde Beau golf course sits atop a mountain on the eastern edge of the Blue Ridge Mountains, offering something for the body, heart and soul. The course at Olde Beau is rated 4.5 stars by Fodor's.

Mountain Glen Golf Club Newland NC

Mountain Glen Golf Club
18-Hole, PAR 72

The front nine is more of a links style course with small bent grass greens and relatively flat open fairways. The back nine works it way up to what was once referred to as “Cranberry Draw”. The 11th hole uphill dog-leg left was rated as one of the best par 4’s in Western North Carolina. Holes 14 thru 18 work their way back down “Cranberry Draw” and return to the clubhouse.
Mountain Glen and its majestic beauty has golfers of all ages returning to relish this timeless golf course.
Sugar Mountain Golf Course Sugar Mountain NC

Sugar Mountain Golf Course
18-Hole, PAR 64

Sugar Mountain Golf Club may be the best kept secret in mountain golf, but not for long. Located just minutes from Boone, Banner Elk and the Blue Ridge Parkway, the 18-hole municipal course is "Everyman's Golf Course" in a region home to some of the world's premiere private country club communities. The fabulous golf course opened for play in 1974, the design of Frank Duane, previously the senior project manager for more than two decades for Robert Trent Jones, the undisputed dean of golf course architecture.

The par-64 layout maximizes every view, every mountain brook, and every stand of rhododendron and forest on the 60-acre site. The course features nine par threes, eight par fours, and a single par five.

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