Best Golf Outings on the Outer Banks


golf-courses-obxThe Outer Banks are a wonderful place to enjoy outdoor activities. It’s the beautiful scenery combined with the warm ocean breeze that makes each and every activity on the Outer Banks extra special, and golf is no different. The area’s variety of courses simply can’t be beat. There are courses that will remind you of your coastal location on every swing as well as courses that are more traditional, wooded venues. Below are a few different courses to suit golfers of all types. Golfing is a great way to mix up your Outer Banks vacation, so get out there and enjoy our courses!

Spend a Day at Nags Head Golf Links

If you are staying in Nags Head, be sure to play a round at Nags Head Golf Links. There is no course that better represents the Outer Banks lifestyle. The links style course makes the most of Nags Head’s coastal landscape. With elevation changes and a number of holes that run along the edge of Roanoke Sound, the course is very visually appealing. The course is challenging to even the most advanced golfer. However, the beautiful scenery will keep you relaxed in the midst of friendly competition. Challenging bunkers and numerous water hazards will have players entertained throughout the entire round. After your round of 18, be sure to have a drink or meal at the Player’s Grille in the clubhouse. The grille is a great place to watch the sunset over the sound. Don’t pass up the top notch golfing experience available at Nags Head Golf Links!

Nags Head Golf Links also features a fully stocked pro shop. The shop is one of the best equipped on the entire beach so if you need to make an addition to your equipment, the pro shop at Nags Head Golf Links is a wonderful place to visit.

Play Sea Scape Golf Links

The golf experience offered by Sea Scape Golf Links is tremendously diverse. Due to the course’s dramatic elevation changes, some holes offer ocean views while others are heavily wooded. The variety of holes keeps things interesting from the beginning to the end of your round. Classic doglegs, water hazards, and various bunkers have been intricately implemented throughout the course. The course is challenging and has the ability to keep even the most expert golfers humble. Head into Sea Scape’s full-service restaurant after your round of golf to enjoy one of the Outer Banks’ best kept dining secrets. The restaurant’s coastally inspired dishes are a fantastic value and are sure to please your palate.

Visit Holly Ridge for a Casual OBX Experience

The locals know that if you are looking for an easy going experience on the course, Holly Ridge is the place to go. Holly Ridge’s course is well maintained and the rates are fantastic! The course is a bit easier than some of the beach’s more elite courses, which can be good for those who don’t golf on a weekly basis. While Holly Ridge isn’t on the beach itself, it is located just 3 miles over the Wright-Memorial Bridge in Powell’s Point. Holly Ridge is simply a great value for the experience!

Any trip to the Outer Banks is made better with a day spent on the links. Play as many of our beautiful courses as you can and decide which suits your style of play the best!