Home of American Golf: Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen Area

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Home of American Golf: Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen Area

13th hole at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst

When you claim the designation as the Home of American Golf, you better have some sterling credentials to back it up. And the Pinehurst, Southern Pines and Aberdeen area can do just that with more than 40 world-class courses designed by the game’s greatest names. Donald Ross, the father of American golf architecture, chose North Carolina’s Sandhills as the ideal setting for his legendary vision, while golf’s greatest players have displayed their brilliance here for more than 100 years.

This heritage and love of the game bestow a special quality on the Home of American Golf that makes it unique and unequalled as a golf destination. Its bustling villages embrace visitors, and its wonderfully manicured courses welcome players and cater to them to ensure only the finest experience. Its variety of resorts, hotels and inns offer accommodations for every taste, with renowned Pinehurst Resort consistently ranking among the world’s best. And there’s plenty to see and do off the course, with a mild year-round climate adding to the appeal.

One visit to Pinehurst and the Sandhills region of North Carolina makes it easy to understand why Bobby Jones called this “the St. Andrews of United States golf.”

photo courtesy of Pinehurst Resort

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