Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club

Pinehurst, North Carolina | Mid Pines Inn & Golf Club

Architect: Donald Ross
Year: 1921

1010 Midland Road
Southern Pines, North Carolina 28387
(800) 323-2114

Course Access: Public

driving range available
motorized golf carts available
on-site accommodations

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The Itinerant Golfer

Mid Pines Inn and Golf Club

In 2012, I kicked off the golf travel season with a return trip to Pinehurst, North Carolina. One of my regular travel buddies, Jay, has an uncle who owns a condo right in the heart of Pinehurst. For the last couple of years Jay's uncle has very generously allowed us to use the condo for a golf weekend in March. We have officially declared these Pinehurst trips to be the de facto season opener and plan to return every March for a little golf and a little March Madness. Pinehurst is just a short 3 hour drive down the road from where I live in Virginia. It’s a fairly pleasant ride on good highways that aren’t overrun with aggressive drivers and tractor trailers, so it it's not like the sweat inducing white knucklers I’m used to doing on I-95. As per usual I made a slight detour through the Raleigh airport to pick up Jay so he could make the 1 hour ride to Pinehurst with me. Also as per usual my golf partner for this trip, Steve, had work obligations that required him to juggle his flight at the last minute and he didn’t arrive in Pinehurst until after 2AM. It's funny how predictable life can get. All of us, including Steve, were up bright and early the next morning for our first round of the trip at Mid-Pines. I had played this course about 15 years ago when I was in town for a work conference. It was… More >