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With over 30 golf courses within a 15-mile radius, including the host courses for the 2024 U.S. Open and 2022 U.S. Women’s Open Championships, it’s no surprise that the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen area also has the highest concentration of courses of any area on Golf Digest’s 2017/2018 list of America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses.

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™.

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The Latest News

Planning a trip to the Home of American Golf? Check out the latest news from our globally-recognized destination.

Packages & Deals

Explore the latest golf packages from area courses and golf vacation providers.

Area Golf Courses

See all of our legendary courses and select the courses you’ll be playing during your next trip to the Home of American Golf.

Top 100 NC Golf Courses

In 2020, 15 area courses ranked out of 600 in Northa Carolina as Top 100 Golf Courses in the state.

Insider Golf Tips

See the latest tips to step up your game with instructional videos from some of the area’s leading pros and instructors.

Championship Info

While it started more than a century ago with the North & South Amateur, some of golf’s most prestigious events are upcoming in the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area.

U.S. Kids Golf World Championship

As the home of the U.S. Kids Golf Academy, the Pinehurst, Southern Pines, Aberdeen Area welcomed the U.S. Kids Golf World Championship in 2019.

Golf Schools

Not only are we the Home of American Golf, we’re also the home of golf instruction. Explore the area’s golf schools.

5 Things You May Not Know About Donald Ross

You probably already know Donald Ross was a famous Scottish golf course designer. But did you know…