• Donald Ross Gem at Linville Golf Club

    Donald Ross Gem at Linville Golf Club0

    Boutique Lodge in Linville is Small But Offers Impeccable Service By Dave Daubert Sometimes history tells a funny story. Back in 1888, mining entrepreneur Hugh MacRae envisioned the Linville, N.C., area as a busy manufacturing hub with hundreds of buildings lining the streets and lots of hustle and bustle. Thankfully, he came to learn that

  • The Outer Banks Courses Among the Best in N.C.

    The Outer Banks Courses Among the Best in N.C.0

    Terrific Golf Along the Atlantic Coast By Dave Daubert The most authoritative statewide source of golf course rankings in a state that arguably has some of the nation’s best courses has spoken … The Outer Banks boasts the No. 2 golf getaway and top coastal excursion in North Carolina. When members of the esteemed North

  • The Time of Your Life: Rumbling Bald Resort

    The Time of Your Life: Rumbling Bald Resort0

    Rumbling Bald Resort in N.C. was Featured in ‘Dirty Dancing’ By Gregg Dewalt A postcard from the Rumbling Bald Resort on Lake Lure, N.C., might start out something like this: Hi y’all, Having the time of my life. See you soon. If you are familiar with the Patrick Swayze/Jennifer Grey romantic movie “Dirty Dancing,” then

  • Greensboro’s Grandover Resort

    Greensboro’s Grandover Resort0

    Nearby Sedgefield CC Hosts the PGA Event but Grandover Resort & Conference Center is Where PGA Tour Pros Stay By Len Ziehm There’s a lot more good golf to be played in North Carolina than what’s offered in the Pinehurst area. For instance, consider the unique situation in the burgeoning community that is the state’s

  • Pinehurst No. 4 Redesigned

    Pinehurst No. 4 Redesigned0

    Gil Hanse Also Builds Short Course for Resort By Len Ziehm The Pinehurst Resort dates back to 1895, but its leadership has never been reluctant to change with the times. The estimable contributions of course architect Gil Hanse are just the latest examples of that. Hanse’s portfolio had already featured the Brazil course used for

  • Pinehurst Gets 9th Course

    Pinehurst Gets 9th Course0

    Nicklaus’ Design Joins Pinehurst Brand Former National Golf Club Newest Addition to 8 Strong Offerings By Peter Mumford The golf course was originally known as National Golf Club and is the only Jack Nicklaus design in the Sandhills region of North Carolina. In 2014, it was purchased by the Pinehurst Resort and renamed Pinehurst No