Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye Golf Links)


4+ (4 gold): one of our top-rated 4-star courses, worthy of 4½ stars.
   Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye Golf Links) Est. 2000

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Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye Golf Links): Ocean Ridge Plantation is the land of the Big Cats. With courses bearing the names and paw prints of the Lion, Panther, Leopard (and a Jaguar on the way), the leader of the pack is generally regarded to be the Tiger - and this is a most handsome Tiger; woods and lakes providing its very natural environment. After a gentle opening par-4, the Tiger's Eye stamps its authority on proceedings with the par-3 2nd; water, fierce bunkering and a beautifully elevated green all combine to produce a superb golf hole. Tall pines and large sandy (drive-thru') waste areas typically line the good-width fairways, as well as dark, reflective lakes and ponds, which come into play on well over half the holes. With pleasant elevation changes on some holes and a mix of wooded and more open aspects, this is the most scenic and beautiful of the feline quartet at Ocean Ridge. Real estate is very limited and discreetly tucked away. If your card has survived the trees, waste areas and water, then quite substantive bunkering (some of it merging into the water hazards) will also need to be negotiated, along with large (sometimes very large), fast, undulating greens. Like all tigers, this one is a joy to behold, but keep your wits about you, have your A-game ready and be aware that Tigers have plenty of bite !

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Making Contact

Ocean Ridge Plantation Golf
360 Ocean Ridge Pkwy,
Sunset Beach, North Carolina NC 28469
USA
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Office   +1 (800) 233 1801
Pro Shop   +1 (910) 287 1717
Fax

  +1 (910) 287 1701

Email  
Website   www.big-cats.com
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Golf Pro
 
Phillipe Bureau (Director of Golf)
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Academy
 
Ocean Ridge Golf Academy
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk (although some long green-to-tee walks).
 
Surroundings: Woodland.
 
Designer: Tim Cate
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7014 6120 4502
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.7 69 66.4
 
At the Same Location:
Ocean Ridge Plantation currently has four Big Cat golf links to choose from: Tiger's Eye (18-hole, par-72, 7014 yards); Panther's Run (18-hole, par-72, 7089 yards); Lion's Paw (18-hole, par-72, 7003 yards) and Leopard's Chase (18-hole, par-72, 7155 yards). The nearby Jaguar's Lair course is due to open shortly.
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How2Get There?

6 miles NE of Calabash
Travelling north from Myrtle Beach on US Hwy 17, you will cross the border into North Carolina. Continue on Hwy 17 for approx 8 miles and then turn right into Ocean Ridge Plantation. Follow road to clubhouse. (Note : Tiger's Eye clubhouse is 100 yards just beyond clubhouse for Panther's Run and Lion's Paw. Leopard's Chase clubhouse is in a different location).

Essential information

Green Fees:
Contact club for golf rates. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

The Tiger's Eye Golf Links has its own clubhouse and very well stocked golf shop, which is just 100 yards across from the clubhouse which supports the Lion's Paw and Panther's Run courses.

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Location

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Latitude: (33.937094)
Longitude: (-78.487283)
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Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Ocean Isle Inn 
37 West First Street, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
+1 (910) 579 0750
www.oceanisleinn.com

Become a true islander and enjoy an oceanfront or sound view accommodation on the island of Ocean Isle Beach. Also well located to access the golf courses of Sunset Beach and Ocean Isle Beach.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles No
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Golf within 20 miles Thistle; Pearl Golf Links (East and West courses); Oyster Bay; Sea Trail (Jones, Byrd and Willard courses); Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye, Lion's Paw, Panther's Run and Leopard's Chase courses); Brunswick Plantation; Crow Creek; River's Edge.
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The Winds Oceanfront Inn & Suites 
310 E First St, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
+1 (910) 579 6275
www.thewinds.com

At The Winds Inn & Suites you can stay oceanfront, close to some of the most popular golf courses on The Grand Strand.

Golf at this hotel No
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Golf within 5 miles No
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Golf within 20 miles Thistle; Pearl Golf Links (East and West courses); Oyster Bay; Sea Trail (Jones, Byrd and Willard courses); Ocean Ridge Plantation (Tiger's Eye, Lion's Paw, Panther's Run and Leopard's Chase courses); Brunswick Plantation; Crow Creek; River's Edge.
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