Popular Golf Courses in North Alabama

If you’re a golfer moving to North Alabama, fear not my friend.  Championship golf venues with jaw dropping picturesque scenery are abound in the Tennessee Valley.  The area is littered with private and public courses for all skill levels.  Let’s take a look at a few of the most popular in Madison, Limestone & Morgan Counties:


The Ledges of Hunstville (Madison County) – private

Considered North Alabama’s premiere and most exclusive private club, The Ledges offers everything you could want in a country club just minutes from downtown Huntsville.  The golf course is always in pristine condition and is constructed mountainside with scenic views of the city and surrounding areas.  They offer a variety of membership options, from social to full membership packages for families.  For more information call 256-883-0860.


Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Hampton Cove – public

54 holes of Jones Junior’s design including an 18 hole par 3 course, Hampton Cove was one of the first courses conceived and constructed on what has become one of America’s premiere golf resort vacation packages.  The RTJ design hosts two championship 18 hole courses (River & Highlands) which test golfers of all skill and variety.  Hampton Cove is located just east of Huntsville and is a short drive from the city.  For more info call 256-551-1818.


Canebrake Club of Athens (Limestone County) – private

Widely considered North Alabama’s “player’s course.”  This private venue on the east side of Athens provides a real estate development setting in a private club atmosphere.  It boasts a stunning and well designed 18 hole championship course which plays hosts to many of the state’s premiere tournament events and elite players.  Canebrake offers a variety of membership options, from social to full membership.  For more info call 256-232-2412.


Point Mallard Golf Course (Morgan County) – public

Home to America’s first wave pool AND a fantastic golf course!  This championship course with it’s favorable fun public set up is fun for players of any skill level.  Just a few minutes from I-65 outside Decatur, Point Mallard is also home to the state’s oldest and most fun water park.  The golf course is known for it’s playability, fantastic Bermuda greens and adequate pace of play.  For more info call 256-341-4925.


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