Bring your clubs to the Smokies! We have much for golfers of all skill sets to enjoy in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg, Sevierville and beyond. In this article, we’ll introduce you to a few of our local favorite links.
Let’s take a look:
* The Sevierville Golf Club
1444 Old Knoxville Highway
Two 18-hole championship courses welcome all golfers to the Smoky Mountains, and The Sevierville Golf Club is one of the finest the area has to offer.
The “Highlands” is a Par 70 course going through the hills of the Smokies while “The River” is a par 72 alongside the Little Pigeon River for added atmospheric allure. Golf packages are available as well as group booking, clubhouse with full bar and dining room and much more.
See http://www.seviervillegolfclub.com for more details and information.
* Bent Creek Golf Village
3919 E Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Designed by three time Masters and British Open Championship Winner Gary Player, Bent Creek is a par 72 course that has been in business for 40 years.
The front 9 holes hug the valley floor while the back 9 offers a challenging mountain course. A beautiful sparkling mountain stream meanders throughout the entire course making for a breathtaking contrast between water and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Southern Living Travel Guide rated Bent Creek Golf Resort one of the “Top Fifty Golf Courses in the South.”
See http://www.bentcreekgolfcourse.com/ for more details and information.
* River Islands Golf Club
9610 Kodak Road
Kodak, TN 37764
Kodak, TN has quite a gorgeous course just waiting for you and your golf buddies to arrive, and it’s called River Island Golf Club.
Once listed in Golf Digest’s Top Ten Tennessee Courses in 2005 and 2006, River Island is a 9-hole, 7,000+ yard scenic golf experience for those who really like to feel like royalty while they play. Golf Packages and Golf Instruction are also available.
See http://www.riverislandsgolf.com for more details and information.
* Bays Mountain Golf Course
685 Chris Haven Drive
Seymour, TN 37865
This golf course out in Seymour is an excellent choice for locals, family golfing trips and those who just want to play golf on an affordable course.
$25 is the fee for Bays Mountain Golf Course, which features 18 holes, 6,000 yards of green, and a moderately challenging experience with water hazards (but no sand traps).
See http://www.playgolfinthesmokies.com/bays-mountain-golf.php for more details and information.
* Gatlinburg Golf Course
520 Dollywood Lane
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
Despite actually being in Pigeon Forge, the Gatlinburg Golf Course is prominently displayed as one of the best in the Tennessee Smokies and for good reason.
18 gorgeous holes and more than 6,000 yards of green will provide both new and veteran golfers with much to be delighted about, and the onsite pro-shop and clubhouse will provide them everything they need as they play.
* Eagle’s Landing Golf Course
1444 Old Knoxville Highway
Sevierville, TN 37876
Eagle’s Landing is an 18-hole, 72-par golf course in Sevierville nearly 7,000 yards in length.
You could get more than a month’s worth of golfing fun here in the Smokies. We hope this is a good start for your planning needs and we hope to see you swinging the irons on our wonderful greens.