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A Golf Course Review Bald Head Island

A Golf Course Review: Bald Head Island

Posted on Sunday, January 10, 2016

What’s it like to play on one of the top golf courses on North Carolina’s coast? We take a look at the history, renovation, and experience behind the Bald Head Island Golf Course.   History The Bald Head Island Club golf course originally opened in 1974, and was designed by George Cobb, famous for the Par 3 course at Augusta National and over 100 other southeastern course designs. Cobb’s Bald Head Island creation has garnered a number of lofty...

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11 Golf Cart Safety Tips

11 Golf Cart Safety Tips

Posted on Friday, December 11, 2015

One of the joys of Bald Head Island is the lack of cars. No cars are allowed on the island, which eliminates traffic, reduces the impact on the protected natural environment of Bald Head Island, and provides a relaxed, vacation vibe. Golf carts are easy and fun to drive, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t dangerous. While golf carts go much slower than cars, they are not toys. Accidents happen every year, even on Bald Head Island. Brush up on these...

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31st Maritime Classic Road Race

31st Maritime Classic Road Race

Posted on Saturday, November 7, 2015

  Maritime Classic Road Race 2015 It is a beautiful day on Bald Head Island and a perfect day for a run. The Maritime Classic was held today, Saturday, November 7. A total of sixty runners participated in the 31st annual event, which is sponsored by the Old Baldy Foundation and judged by the Wilmington Road Runners Club. Competition took place in various ages for a 5K run and a Field and Track Certified 10K run. A one-mile fun run was also included...

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