Golfing

Southern Delaware is the Mid-Atlantic golf destination. No matter what your skill level, golf in Southern Delaware is abundant. If you are looking for a professional experience visit the Bayside Resort Golf Course, which was designed by Jack Nicklaus. There are several beautiful Golf Clubs that have restaurants with a view of the course. Browse the golf courses listed below and see how many great ones there are to choose from.

Baywood Greens

Located off Route 24 east of Millsboro, this golf course has 18 holes open for play. This beautifully constructed course described as the “Augusta of the North” by Mid-Atlantic Golfer and named among the “Top 50 courses for women” by Golf for Women’s Magazine includes gazebos and a 603-yard hole at number 5. Open daily with twilight golf hours. Tee times are required except for twilight golf. 888.844.2254 | www.baywoodgreens.com

Bayside Resort Golf

Bayside is a Jack Nicklaus Signature 18-hole, par 72 championship course featuring 7,000+ yards of golf, a driving range, chipping green and putting green. Located near Fenwick Island off of Route 54. 302.436.3400 | www.livebayside.com

Bear Trap Dunes

Named one of “America’s 100 Best Golf Courses” by Golf Week Magazine and featured as one of the “100 must play golf courses of the Mid-Atlantic” by Washington Golf Monthly, Bear Trap is 169 acres of pure adventure. Wild, winding bent grass fairways with natural dunes border traps and bunkers. This 18-hole, par-72 course was designed by Rick Jacobson. Located just off Route 26 west of Bethany Beach. 877.BEARTRAP | www.beartrapdunes.com

Bethany Bay Golf Course

Located off Route 26 near Bethany Beach this 9-hole course, with par 3 and 4 holes and twilight golf, is surrounded by great shore scenery. 302.539.3833

Heritage Inn & Golf Club

Located on Postal Lane and Highway One in Lewes, this property features a course with a par-5 fifth hole on an island green. Adjacent to the golf club, the Heritage Inn hosts a practice putting green for guests. 302.644.0600 | 800.669.9399 | www.heritageinn.com

Heritage Shores Club

Located in Bridgeville right off of Route 13 and just a short drive to the nearby beach cities, Heritage Shores Club offers an exciting links style golf course and Nantucket inspired Clubhouse for a comfortable and inviting retreat with every visit. Experience the Arthur Hills designed championship golf course stretching 7,005 yards from the back tees providing golfers of every ability with scenic surroundings and unique challenges. 302.337.7514 | www.heritageshoresgolf.com

Hooper's Landing

Located in Seaford, Hooper's Landing is an 18-hole public course that is spread over 203 acres.  In addition to the 18 holes, this 72-par course has a driving range and putting green for your enjoyment.  302.629.2890 I www.seafordde.com

Marsh Island Golf Club

Located in Angola off of Route 24, this new 18-hole par 65 course features scenic wetlands, several island greens and cement cart paths. 302.945.GOLF

Midway Par 3 and Driving Range

Located on Route One near Midway, this course provides 18 holes of golf, putting greens and a driving range. 302.645.7955 | www.rehoboth.com/midwaypar3

Old Landing Golf Course

Located on Old Landing Road near Rehoboth Beach, this lovely area hosts an 18-hole par-71 course. The front nine is open and the back nine is bordered by trees. The par-4 hole is considered the hardest and wind is sometimes a factor since the course is located on the Rehoboth Bay. Open daily including twilight golf. 302.227.3131

Rehoboth Golf Park

Located at 20054 Shuttle Road, near Jungle Jim's & Tanger Outlets Bayside, this 9-hole Par 3 is fun for beginners and challenging for experienced players.  Open 7 days a week from 7:00am to dusk.  302.227.2500 I www.rehobothgolfpark.com

The Rookery

Named by the readers of Delaware Today Magazine, as the best golf course at the beach. Adjacent to wetlands and incorporating elements of link style with elevated crowned greens, it features 14 acres of ponds and includes an island green. Located on Route 1 near Lewes and Milton. 302.684.3000, www.rookerygolf.com

Salt Pond Golf Club

Located on Cedar Neck Road near Bethany Beach, features 18 holes of modified executive golf and lessons. Water is the key word and this course has six par 4-holes. Saving the best for last, the 18th hole is the course?s most challenging! 302.539.7525

Sandbaggers Hook and Slice Driving Range

Located on Route 54, five miles west of Fenwick Island, this range includes fairways with covered and grass tee areas, as well as sand traps and putting greens. Season passes are available, and lights permit evening play. Open in spring, Wednesday - Sunday, and seven days a week during the summer. 302.436.9922