Golf is a fun, leisurely activity that you can participate in just about anywhere you vacation. However, there’s nothing quite like golfing in Gatlinburg, TN, where the great outdoors is as great as it can be. With pristine golf courses in Gatlinburg surrounded by the peace and quiet of nature and stunning views of the Smoky Mountains in the distance, you will have no problem finding the perfect setting to practice your swing. Whether you’re a beginner or avid golfer, you’ll enjoy any one of the following fairways located in and around Gatlinburg.
Gatlinburg Golf Course
Golf Digest has previously recognized Gatlinburg Golf Course as the “Best Municipal Golf Course in Tennessee.” The 18-hole Golf course in Gatlinburg TN is open year-round and features a unique design that any skill level can appreciate. Some of the notable challenges include Hole 3, known as Long Lane for its 529-yard span, and Hole 12, nicknamed Sky Hi because of its 200-foot drop from tee to green. The grounds are well maintained and picture-perfect and only a few miles from downtown Gatlinburg.
Bent Creek Golf Course in Gatlinburg
Bent Creek Golf Course was designed by Gary Player, a three-time Masters and British Open champion. It’s a par 72-course that caters to novice golfers for the first nine holes and then more experienced players on the back nine holes as they navigate a mountainous landscape. Lush greenery and a clear mountain stream add to the breathtaking scenery. It’s not difficult to see why this course was rated one of the “Top 50 Golf Courses in the South” by Southern Living Travel Guide.
Just a half hour from Gatlinburg, River Islands Golf Club provides one the region’s most satisfying golf experiences on 175 acres of challenging and gorgeous terrain. The Arthur Hill design is situated over rolling fairways and sloped, elevated lawns with a river running through it. The rounds showcase three islands in the middle of the river where four of the 18 holes are positioned.
Sevierville Golf Club
Sevierville Golf Club is made up of two 18-hole golf courses in Gatlinburg TN, giving golfers the opportunity to take their pick. The Highlands is a par 70 course designed along rolling hills and mountain ponds, while The River is a par 72 laid out with Little Pigeon River running alongside it. Other features include a driving range, putting green, chipping area, and clubhouse.
The Cabin Store Offers Beautiful Gatlinburg Cabin Rentals
Gatlinburg is a world-class destination for golfing, and the cabin rentals we have in our portfolio at The Cabin Store are never far from the action. Contact us to learn more about reserving your Smoky Mountains accommodations.