Our local golf course, Lockwood Folly Country Club, is just 3 miles from Holden Beach, NC, where you'll find many fine Holden Beach NC homes for sale. When you play at Lockwood Folly Country Club you get to enjoy plenty of incredible tree-lined fairways with massive oaks, stately pines, quiet ponds and abundant wildlife. The country club is built upon a former hunting preserve. The golf course and community borders the Lockwood Folly River, the Intracoastal Waterway and is so close to the Atlantic Ocean that the roar of the surf often remains with golfers long after their round is over. The links style course winds its way around salt marshes, forests, creeks, fields and the club community.
Lockwood Folly is located on the Carolina coast halfwayway between Myrtle Beach and Wilmington, NC and may require a slight detour from the mainstream to reach, but it is definitely worth the ride because the golf is challenging, yet rewarding, and the views and ambiance are superb.
The 18-hole, par 72 Willard Byrd designed course measures 6836 yards from the tips and has a rating of 73.9 with a slope of 140. The front tees provide a distance of 5029 yards for a rating of 71.1 with a slope of 122. Whatever a player’s ability level, Lockwood Folly Golf Course will provide one with an unforgettable round of golf.
If you desire a “peace of mind” lifestyle check out Holden Beach NC homes for sale where you can be as active or sedate as you wish. With Lockwood Folly so close, you won’t have far to go to tee up.