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Myrtle Beach Golf Courses: Oldest to Newest

Myrtle Beach’s Best Tee Time Package

The first golf course in Myrtle Beach was built in 1927 and the second Myrtle Beach course was built 33 years later in 1960. From the 1960’s to present day, Myrtle Beach has grown into the Golf Capital of the World with more than 100 golf courses designed by the world’s most prestigious golf course designers today.

Here’s a list of Myrtle Beach golf courses in order from the oldest (1927) to newest (2010) by the date they were built:

  1. Pine Lakes Country Club; Designer: Robert White; Built: 1927
  2. Surf Golf and Beach Club; Designer: George Cobb; Built: 1960
  3. Litchfield Country Club; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 1966
  4. Myrtlewood Golf Club – PineHills Course; Designer: Arthur Hills; Built: 1966
  5. Beachwood Golf Club; Designer: Gene Hamm; Built: 1968
  6. Possum Trot Golf Course; Designer: Russell Breeden; Built: 1968
  7. Eagles Nest Golf Club; Designer: Gene Hamm; Built: 1971
  8. Azalea Sands Golf Club; Designer: Gene Hamm; Built: 1972
  9. Bald Head Island Club; Designer: George Cobb; Built: 1972
  10. Myrtle Beach National – West Course; Designer: Arnold Palmer; Built: 1972
  11. Myrtlewood Golf Club – Palmetto Course; Designer: Edmund Ault; Built: 1972
  12. Myrtle Beach National – Kings North; Designer: Arnold Palmer; Built: 1973
  13. Myrtle Beach National – SouthCreek Course; Designer: Arnold Palmer; Built: 1973
  14. Arcadian Shores Golf Club; Designer: Rees Jones; Built: 1974
  15. Waterway Hills Golf Course; Designer: Robert Trent Jones; Built: 1975
  16. Burning Ridge Golf Club; Designer: Gene Hamm; Built: 1980
  17. Oyster Bay; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1983
  18. Indian Wells; Designer: Gene Hamm; Built: 1985
  19. Heritage Plantation; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1986
  20. Sea Trail Golf Resort -Dan Maples Course; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1986
  21. Heather Glen Golf Course; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 1987
  22. River Oaks Golf Plantation; Desinger: Gene Hamm; Built: 1987
  23. Sandpiper Bay Golf and Country Club; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1987
  24. The Pearl West Golf Course; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1987
  25. Lockwood Folly Country Club; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 1988
  26. Long Bay Club; Designer: Jack Nicklaus; Built: 1988
  27. Pawleys Plantation Golf and Country Club; Designer: Jack Nicklaus; Built: 1988
  28. River Hills Golf and Country Club; Designer: Tom Jackson; Built: 1988
  29. The Pearl East Golf Course; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1988
  30. Willbrook Plantation; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1988
  31. Aberdeen Country Club; Designer: Tom Jackson; Built: 1989
  32. Black Bear Golf Club; Designer: Tom Jackson; Built: 1989
  33. Prestwick Country Club; Designer(s): Pete and PB Dye; Built: 1989
  34. The Witch Golf Club; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1989
  35. Blackmoor Golf Course; Designer: Gary Player; Built: 1990
  36. Legends Golf & Resort -Heathland Course; Designer: Tom Doak; Built: 1990
  37. Legends Golf & Resort – Moorland Course; Designer: PB Dye; Built: 1990
  38. Sea Trail Golf Resort – Rees Jones Course; Designer: Rees Jones; Built: 1990
  39. Sea Trail Golf Resort – Willard Byrd Course; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 1990
  40. Tidewater Golf Club & Plantation; Designer: Ken Tomlinson; Built: 1990
  41. Ocean Ridge Plantation -Lion’s Paw Golf Links; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 1991
  42. Legends Golf & Resort – Parkland Course; Designer: Larry Young; Built: 1992
  43. Wild Wing Plantation – The Avocet Course; Designer(s): Larry Nelson and Jeff Brauer; Built: 1993
  44. Caledonia Golf & Fish Club; Designer: Mike Stranz; Built: 1994
  45. Arrowhead Country Club; Designer(s) Ray Floyd and Tom Jackson; Built: 1995
  46. Wicked Stick Golf Links; Designer: John Daly; Built: 1995
  47. Man O’War Golf Club; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1996
  48. Ocean Ridge Plantation – Panther’s Run Golf Course; Designer: Tim Cate; Built: 1996
  49. The Tradition Golf Club; Designer: Ron Garl; Built: 1996
  50. The Wizard Golf Club; Designer: Dan Maples; Built: 1996
  51. Wachesaw Plantation – East Golf Course; Designer: Clyde Johnston; Built: 1996
  52. Glen Dornoch Golf Course; Designer: Clyde Johnston; Built: 1997
  53. Meadowlands Golf Club; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 1997
  54. River Club Golf Course; Designer: Tom Jackson; Built: 1997
  55. True Blue Plantation Golf Course; Designer: Mike Stranz; Built: 1998
  56. Carolina National Golf Club; Designer: Fred Couples; Built: 1999
  57. Diamond Back Golf Course at Woodland Valley Country Club; Designer: Russell Breeden; Built: 1999
  58. Ocean Ridge Plantation – Tiger’s Eye Golf Links; Designer: Tim Cate; Built: 1999
  59. Rivers Edge Golf Club; Designer: Arnold Palmer; Built: 1999
  60. Thistle Golf Club; Designer: Tim Cate; Built: 1999
  61. TPC Myrtle Beach; Designer: Tom Fazio; Built: 1999
  62. World Tour Golf Links; Designer: Moe Graham; Built: 1999
  63. Barefoot Resort & Golf – The Love Course; Designer: Davis Love; Built: 2000
  64. Barefoot Resort & Golf – The Fazio Course; Designer: Tom Fazio; Built: 2000
  65. Barefoot Resort & Golf – The DyeCourse; Designer: Pete Dye; Built: 2000
  66. Barefoot Resort & Golf – The Norman Course; Designer: Greg Norman; Built: 2000
  67. Crow Creek Golf Club; Designer: Rick Robbins; Built: 2000
  68. Farmstead Golf Links; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 2000
  69. Grande Dunes Resort Club; Designer: Roger Rulewich; Built: 2000
  70. International Club of Myrtle Beach; Designer: Willard Byrd; Built: 2000
  71. Crown Park Golf Club; Designer: Robbie Byers; Built: 2001
  72. Shaftesbury Glen Golf & Fish Club; Designer: Clyde Johnston; Built: 2001
  73. Grande Dunes Members Club; Designer(s): Craig Schreiner & Nick Price; Built: 2005
  74. Ocean Ridge Plantation – Leopards Chase Golf Links; Designer: Tim Cate; Built: 2007
  75. Founders Club at Pawleys Island; Designer: Thomas Walker; Built: 2008
  76. Cape Fear National at Brunswick Forest; Designer: Tim Cate; Built: 2010

To to play any of these Myrtle Beach golf courses, call Jason at 888-999-9520 or click here for more information.

 

Posted on October 28, 2013  

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