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Other mainland courses are The Pointe Golf Club, sporting some of the finest putting surfaces in the Southeast; its sister course The Carolina Club boasts a striking par-3 island green. The Golf Club at Eagle Creek and Holly Ridge Golf Course are traditional-style courses that will test any level of play.

Kilmarlic Golf Club Kilmarlic is ranked one of the Top-100-Courses in North Carolina. This 6,607-yard, par-73 course balances the harmony of environment, development and golf. Kilmarlic is as aesthetic as it is a top-flight test of skills. 215 West Side Ln. Powells Point, NC 27966 252-491-4220 www.kilmarlicgolfclub.com

Only The Currituck Club is located on the beach. Designed by the legendary Rees Jones, it highlights maritime terrain and spectacular views (see pg. 9 for more information). Sullivan says, “The best thing about Currituck golf is variety. You can play target golf or wideopen courses, some very player

The Golf Club at Eagle Creek This 6,716-yard, par-72 course was created with players of all levels in mind. Generous landing areas allow some margin of error and hazards are placed to entice players to simply have a fun time. 109 Greenview Dr. Moyock, NC 27958 252-232-9901 www.eaglecreekgolfing.com

friendly, some, like Kilmarlic, built for tournaments.” As to driving from the beach to the mainland for a day of play, Sullivan says: “We’re close together. You can easily play two different courses in one day. Many visitors from metropolitan areas are used to driving across town to their favorite courses, but our drive is much more scenic. “Get off the main highway. Get back on one of these courses. You’ll be amazed what you’ll see on a daily basis playing golf.” With mild year-round temperatures and challenging courses with nature-compatible designs, it’s easy to see why the Currituck Mainland is an emerging golf destination.

The Pointe Golf Club The USGA says this 6,343-yard, par-71 course has some of the finest putting surfaces in the Southeast. Fairways adorned with pristine pines, wax myrtles and cypress showcase The Pointe’s natural beauty. 308 Pointe Golf Club Dr. Powells Point, NC 27966 252-491-8388 www.thepointegolfclub.com

For more on golf on Currituck's Outer Banks and Mainland, visit www.VisitCurrituck.com/Golf

On the Mainland

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Currituck OBX Visitors Guide  

Relax in the tucked-away paradise of Currituck's Outer Banks, North Carolina. Home of the legendary Corolla Wild Horses and beach driving o...

Currituck OBX Visitors Guide  

Relax in the tucked-away paradise of Currituck's Outer Banks, North Carolina. Home of the legendary Corolla Wild Horses and beach driving o...