Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club

Graylyn LoomisCourse Reviews2 Comments

Although I’ve spent years and much of my childhood traveling to Pinehurst, NC for golf, it’s only been in the last year that I played Pine Needles. Unlike sister course Mid Pines, I don’t have memories of Pine Needles prior to its most recent renovation and it’s always been the course that barely slipped off the itinerary, always being shoved … Read More

Mid Pines Inn and Resort Review

Graylyn LoomisCourse Reviews11 Comments

Some of my earliest junior golf tournament memories reach back to rounds at Mid Pines on trips with my Dad. I grew up in Asheville, N.C., so at least once a year we’d journey down to Pinehurst for a junior tournament or two. The tournaments were often played over a number of area courses, but it seemed like Mid Pines … Read More

Biltmore Forest Country Club Review

Graylyn LoomisCourse Reviews10 Comments

In 2015 Biltmore underwent a full course renovation. The photos below were taken pre-renovation, but they represent the course well. I will return soon to take new photos and update the post. Read more on the renovation below! Donald Ross left his mark on my North Carolina courses, but a few stand out as special among the others. Biltmore Forest … Read More