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.
Recently, a TV crew from Golf Channel visited the Home of American Golf to shoot a 30-minute special that aired November 12th, 2019 as part of the Golf Advisor Round Trip series.
Experience the Home of American Golf
See all 30 of our legendary courses and select the courses you’ll be playing during your next trip to the Home of American Golf.
In 2019, 17 area courses ranked out of 600 in Northa Carolina as Top 100 Golf Courses in the state.
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.
See the latest tips to step up your game with instructional videos from some of the area’s leading pros and instructors.
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.
Not only are we the Home of American Golf, we’re also the home of golf instruction. Explore the area’s golf schools.