Pine Needles, Mid Pines Named to GOLF Magazine’s Top 100 Courses

golfWhen GOLF Magazine published its annual list of the Top 100 Courses You Can Play, the magazine included six newcomers to the field.

Mid Pines Inn & Golf Resort made its debut on GOLF Magazine’s rankings at No.61, third among the newcomers and fourth overall in North Carolina. The course underwent a restoration project in 2013 to restore the greens and several hole locations. 

Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club, which underwent its own renovations this past summer to convert the greens to bermuda grass, was ranked No.53 nationally and second in North Carolina.  

Visit GOLF Magazine’s complete list here.

About Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club
Nestled in the fragrant pine forest of North Carolina, you will find an experience unlike any other. For nearly a century, golfers have reveled in the serene ambiance of Pine Needles and Mid Pines Resorts. Two 18-hole Donald Ross designed golf courses have earned us our place among the country’s best golf resorts – and one to which our guests and USGA Championships return to time and again. We deliver brilliant golf paired with southern hospitality in a casual atmosphere right here in beautiful North Carolina. For more information, visit

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