Bald Head Island Golf Club

Bald Head Island Golf Club is an extremely scenic Southport, NC golf course located on Bald Head Island. The small greens are undulating, and the fairways are narrow. The signature hole is #11, a 510-yard, par 5. Water hazards come into play on fifteen holes. Guests must travel to the island by ferry. The cost of the ferry is included in the green fee.

Course Pictures


Course Information

Year Built: 1972
Designer: George Cobb
Dress Code: No tank tops or cutoffs
Metal Spikes: Not allowed
Earliest Tee Time: 7:00 AM
Greens: Mini Verde Bermuda
Fairways: Bermuda Grass
# of Sand Bunkers: 44
Water Hazards in Play: Yes
Greens Aerated: Varies
Overseeding Schedule: September/Open
Walking the Golf Course: Allowed
Driving Range: No
Additional Facilities: Putting Green and Chipping Area
Food Availability: Snack bar and restaurant
Bar: Full service bar


1 Salt Meadow Trail, Bald Head Island, NC 28461 – Map it!
Phone: 910. 457. 7300

Rating & Slope

Tees Yardage Rating Slope Par
Mens’ Ladies’ Mens’ Ladies’
Black 6823 73.9 N/A 142 N/A 72
Blue 6429 71.8 N/A 136 N/A 72
White 6062 70.3 76.0 131 144 72
Grey 5531 67.6 73.0 123 135 72
Teal 4785 64.6 68.9 113 118 72