The heart of Bald Head Island is undoubtedly the Bald Head Island Club's golf course. The course, originally designed by George Cobb and opened for play in 1974, was recently restored by Tim Cate, who breathed new life into the tired layout, making it much more natural looking and challenging. The...more about The Bald Head Island Club
Golfing is a year round sport in the Southport area due to the pleasant local weather. There are a number of golf courses with pro shops and driving ranges here and most of them are open to the public. There are also golf associations which you can join and golf tournaments in which you can play. Some local accommodations offer attractive golf packages as well.