A Travel Resorts of America Premier Resort. Located 70 miles south of Raleigh and 90 miles east of Charlotte, the turn-of-the-century Sycamore Lodge and private campground rests amid 194 shaded acres of mature Carolina pines, sycamore, dogwood and magnolia trees overlooking beautiful manicured grounds and a 2-acre bass stocked lake. Just minutes from historic Pinehurst and some of the best, most beautiful golf courses in the country.