Greenbrier Sporting Club (Snead)

Greenbrier Sporting Club (Snead)

Architect: Tom Fazio
Year: 2004

1 Sporting Club Drive
White Sulphur Springs , West Virginia 24986
(304) 647-6114

Course Access: Private

driving range available
motorized golf carts available

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The Greenbrier Sporting Club (Snead)

This year my buddy Jay, who has been on many of my Top 100 adventures with me, turned 40 and wanted to make a little celebratory trip. What started out as a guys golf trip to Scotland evolved into a golf/sightseeing trip to Ireland with the ladies, then changed to a week in Napa without golf, and finally landed on a weekend at The Greenbrier Resort with one round of golf. I suppose that’s the way it goes when trying to please a large group. The Greenbrier has come under new ownership in the last few years and the resort has experienced a bit of a rebirth. Among other upgrades to the facilities, there is a new casino built underground that has received a significant amount of press. The new owner, Jim Justice, has also managed to land a PGA Tour event, The Greenbrier Classic, which is played at the resort’s Old White TPC course and has brought the likes of Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods to rural West Virginia. In addition to The Old White TPC, The Greenbrier is also home to two other courses, The Greenbrier Course and The Meadows Course which makes for no shortage of golf available at the resort. As our trip grew near we began the discussion of which one of the courses we would play for our sole round of golf. Just when I was getting all jazzed up to play The Old White TPC, one of the guys in our group informed… More >