Fifteen Miles, Forty Legendary Courses
With 40 golf courses within a 15-mile radius, including the host course for the 2014 U.S. Open and U.S. Women’s Open Championships, it’s no surprise that the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen area also has the highest concentration of golf courses of any area on Golf Digest’s 2017/2018 list of America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses.(Link to News Post)
Nestled in the rolling Sandhills of central North Carolina, the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen area was the long-time home to the father of golf course architecture, Donald Ross, and is home to many of his masterpieces and some of golf’s most memorable moments. So whether you’re playing the legendary courses, enjoying the timeless southern charm or taking part in the region’s storied traditions, there’s no other place in the world quite like the Home of American Golf.