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WACCAMAW TRAIL FEATURES NINE OF THE “BEST 18 HOLES” ON THE GRAND STRAND

March 2017 -- Myrtle Beach has more than 1700 golf holes spread over nearly 100 golf courses. Have you ever wondered what taking the 18 best of those holes and combining them to create one championship golf course would be like? The South Carolina Golf Course Ratings Panel and Myrtle Beach Golf Trips recently teamed up to find out and reveal "Myrtle Beach's Perfect 18-Hole Round". ..read more
 

 

SPIRIT AIR AND ALLEGIANT AIR ANNOUNCE NEW SERVICE TO MYRLTE BEACH

March 2017 -- Two airlines recently announced new non-stop service to America's favorite golf destination from two of Myrtle Beach's major feeder markets. Spirit Airlines and Allegiant Airlines are both introducing new seasonal flights. ..read more
 

 

TWO WACCAMAW GOLF TRAIL COURSES EARN SPOTS ON GOLFWEEK’S 2017 TOP 100 RESORT COURSES

November 2016 -- Golfweek Magazine has just released their list of Best Resort Courses. Their top 100 includes two Waccamaw Golf Trail courses. ..read more
 

 

TWO WACCAMAW TRAIL COURSES ON GOLF MAGAZINE’S LIST OF “TOP 100 YOU CAN PLAY”

Golf Magazine unveiled its biennial list of America’s “Top 100 You Can Play,” a ranking of the nation’s best public courses, and four area layouts, including two of the nation’s top 40, earned a spot on the coveted list. Two of them are located along the award-winning Waccamaw Golf Trail. ..read more
 

 

ANOTHER WACCAMAW TRAIL COURSE AWARDED “GOLF COURSE OF THE YEAR”

Litchfield Country Club honored as Myrtle Beach Area Golf Course Owners Association "2016 Course of the Year". ..read more
 

 

GOLF CHANNEL’S “MORNING DRIVE” HIGHLIGHTS FIRST TEE EVENT AT CALEDONIA GOLF & FISH CLUB

JULY 21, 1016 -- The Golf Channel film crew was recently at Caledonia Golf & Fish Club, one of the eleven Wacccamaw Golf Trail member courses, filming a segment on The First Tee of the Grand Strand’s Future Generations Tournament on Tuesday, July 19th. THe segment aired the following Thursday morning on the network’s "Morning Drive" show. ..read more
 

 

WACCAMAW TRAIL COURSE MAKES GOLF DIGEST’S LIST OF “TOP 10 BEST HALF-WAY-HOUSE GRUB IN AMERICA!”

We've often said the next most important consideration for a successful golf getaway, after the golf, is the food. Golf Digest recently released their list of the "Best Half-Way-House Grub in America" and one of the Waccamaw Golf Trail courses ranked in the Top 10 for a food item that is available to golf guests on most days for free. ..read more
 

 

ALLEGIANT AIR LAUNCHES NEW NON-STOP SERVICE FROM PENNSYLVANIA

Today, Allegiant Air launched its new non-stop seasonal service from Harrisburg, PA to Myrtle Beach, SC. ..read more
 

 

TPC MYRTLE BEACH NOW OFFERING GOLFBOARDS

The TPC Myrtle Beach is the second golf course on the Grand Strand to offer GolfBoards, joining True Blue Golf Club, which began offering them last November. Both facilities have started with four, and both courses are located along the Grand Strand's southern shores on the "Waccamaw Golf Trail." ..read more
 

 

THE BEST GOLF TRIP, EVER!

What are golfers saying about their visit to the Waccamaw Golf Trail? Tim Doyle, an avid golfer from Toronto, recently visited with his dad, and his best friend and his dad. Here's what he had to say about the trip. ..read more
 

 

WACCAMAW TRAIL COURSES APLENTY ON NEW LISTS OF BEST IN SOUTH CAROLINA

MARCH 2016 -- Golfweek Magazine just released their list of top courses you can play by State. The Waccamaw Golf Trail is well-represented in the magazine’s listing of the top public-access courses in South Carolina. The top 15 courses in S.C. include Caledonia (5), True Blue (6), TPC Myrtle Beach (11), and Heritage Club (14). The Waccamaw Golf Trail also fared well in recent voting by the South Carolina Golf Course Ratings Panel. ..read more
 

 

ALLEGIANT ADDS ADDITIONAL FLIGHTS TO MYRTLE BEACH

Allegiant has announced that they will operate three new seasonal routes to Myrtle Beach International Airport from New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania beginning this summer. ..read more
 

 

AMERICAN AIRLINES ANNOUNCES NEW NONSTOP ROUTE FROM NYC TO MYRTLE BEACH

American Airlines recently announced that it will be launching a new nonstop air service route between New York LaGuardia Airport and Myrtle Beach International Airport, scheduled to begin June 4, 2016. ..read more
 

 

GOLF TRAVEL EDITOR ANDY REISTETTER SHARES INSIGHTS FROM RECENT VISIT TO THE HAMMOCK COAST

This was my last stop on the 7-week, 17-state, 6,000-mile 2015 East Coast Golf Journey so I was ready to get home by the time I hit South Carolina. But after two nights at the Inlet Sports Lodge and playing Caledonia and True Blue I wanted to stay longer and play longer. ..read more
 

 

MATT GINELLA’S “TOP 50 YOU CAN PLAY” INCLUDES TWO WACCAMAW TRAIL COURSES

Matt Ginella, Travel Editor for The Golf Channel, has been revealing his top picks of golf courses you can play in America. This week, he revealed numbers 41 - 50. ..read more
 

 

GOLFBOARDS TAKE TO THE FAIRWAYS AT TRUE BLUE GOLF CLUB

On Friday, November 6, the award-winning True Blue Golf Club became the first Myrtle Beach area golf course, and third in South Carolina, to offer GolfBoards – an electric skateboard, designed for golf courses – as a rental option for golfers. ..read more
 

 

ALLEGIANT AIR INCREASING NUMBER OF FLIGHTS FROM PITTSBURGH TO MYRTLE BEACH

In response to strong local demand, Allegiant Air will increase its weekly flights between Pittsburgh and Myrtle Beach. ..read more
 

 

Caledonia and True Blue Golf Clubs Hosting the GolfWeek Program Challenge

Eighteen NCAA Division I collegiate golf teams, both men and women, are heading to Pawleys Island in early September for Golfweek Magazine's Program Challenge. The event is September 6-8 and is free and open to the public. This marks the 5th straight year that the event has been hosted along the historic Hammock Coast's Waccamaw Golf Trail. ..read more
 

 

Caledonia Golf & Fish Club to Host The First Tee of The Grand Strand’s “Todd Welden Invitational”

For the fourth-straight year, the nationally acclaimed Caledonia Golf & Fish Club will be teaming up with The First Tee of the Grand Strand on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 to host the The Todd Welden Invitational in Memory of Carolyn Cudone. The 18-hole scramble-style tournament is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. with registration starting at 8:30 a.m. ..read more
 

 

3 WACCAMAW GOLF TRAIL COURSES MAKE GOLF DIGEST LIST OF “BEST IN SC”

Pawleys Island, SC – Golf Digest recently released their lists of “America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses” and “Best In State.” The list of top 30 in South Carolina (private and public) includes three of the courses available to vacationing golfers on the Waccamaw Golf Trail. Caledonia, TPC Myrtle Beach and True Blue Golf Club each were included on this prestigious list that includes several of the top courses in America. Caledonia Golf & Fish Club is include in the list of America’s 100 Greatest Public where is moved up the list over twenty spots to #73. Each course requires a minimum of 45 evaluations accumulated within eight years. ..read more
 

 

WACCMAW GOLF TRAIL COURSES GARNER NATIONAL ATTENTION

November 2014 – Golfweek recently published their 2014 list of the “Top Courses You Can Play in America” along with a breakout of the best courses by State. The state of South Carolina is blessed with some awesome courses, and among the top 15 courses in the State are four Waccamaw Golf Trail courses --- Caledonia (#3), Heritage (#7), True Blue Golf Club (#9) and TPC Myrtle Beach (#11). ..read more
 

 

CALEDONIA READIES FOR 2nd ANNUAL FUTURE GENERATIONS GOLF TOURNAMENT

PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C., July 16, 2014 – The nationally acclaimed Caledonia Golf & Fish Club is preparing for the return of the 2nd Annual Future Generations Tournament on July 30, 2014. The event is organized by The First Tee of The Grand Strand and will be co-hosted by Kelly Tilghman and Charlie Rymer of The Golf Channel. Both have strong ties to the area and to junior golf. They will be joined by local golf professional Gene Weldon, a long time champion of junior golf programs. ..read more
 

 

NEW CUBAN CUISINE BIG HIT AT WACCAMAW TRAIL GOLF CLUB

Wachesaw Plantation East Expands Dining Facilities and Menu with a Cuban Flair Murrells Inlet, SC – Opened this spring, the new restaurant at Wachesaw Plantation East Golf Club in Murrells Inlet has struck a chord with golfers, resort guests and local residents alike. With a new inside bar and lively “Coastal Cuban” cuisine, East Grill & Pub has become quite the social scene on the west side of Hwy 17. ..read more
 

 

GOLFER COMPLETES QUEST TO PLAY EVERY MYRTLE BEACH AREA GOLF COURSE

On Thursday, June 5th, Robert Jordan, an avid golfer from Greenwood, IN with a 4 handicap, completed his personal quest to play every Myrtle Beach area golf course. He punctuated the accomplishment by chipping in from the bunker on his final hole, the par-3 9th at Caledonia Golf & Fish Club, for a birdie to halve his match. ..read more
 

 

PGA TOUR RADIO BROADCASTING LIVE THIS WEEK FROM WACCAMAW GOLF TRAIL

PGA TOUR RADIO BROADCASTING LIVE THIS WEEK FROM WACCAMAW GOLF TRAIL If you are a SiriusXM Radio subscriber, be sure to tune in this week to Matt Adams’ “Fairways of Life” (7-9AM) and “Katrek and Maginnes on Tap” Tue-Wed (5-7PM) and Thur-Fri (6-8PM) as they broadcast live from True Blue and Caledonia Golf & Fish Club. You’ll find on XM channel 93 or Sirius channel 208. Better still, come on over and catch it live from Pawleys Island. It’s all part of the Listeners Cup Golf Tournament, sponsored by the Waccamaw Golf Trail and The Hammock Coast. ..read more
 

 

Spring 2014 Weather Outlook Bodes Well For Waccamaw Golf Trail Courses

South Carolina Predicted To See “Much More Favorable” Golf Conditions In 2014 ..read more
 

 

WestJet To Fly Back To Myrtle Beach In Spring 2014

Canadian Airline To Resume Toronto-Myrtle Beach Service March 6 ..read more
 

 

A Special Holiday Message from the Waccamaw Golf Trail

A Special Holiday Message from the Waccamaw Golf Trail When it comes to your golf getaway, we know you have many choices to make it happen – and we’re grateful that you’ve chosen us as a reliable resource to help you plan. ..read more
 

 

GOLFWEEK RECOGNIZES CALEDONIA GOLF AND FISH CLUB WITH TOP 25 RANKING

Spectacular Pawleys Island, S.C., Layout Ranks No. 1 on the Grand Strand ..read more
 

 

Golf Channel’s “Morning Drive” Broadcasts Two Segments from Caledonia Golf & Fish Club

July 31 Show Highlights Initiatives of the First Tee of the Grand Strand ..read more
 

 

Five Waccamaw Golf Trail Courses Ranked Among Best In State By Top Rankings Lists

Golfweek Magazine, South Carolina Golf Ratings Panel Praise Multiple Members of The World's Most Awarded Golf Trail ..read more
 

 

Kids Play Free

If you are looking for affordable opportunities to include golf among your family vacation activities, check out the "Kids Play Free" program on the Waccamaw Golf Trail. Several of our courses have embraced this program as an effective way to introduce kids to golf and begin to develop a tie to playing golf on the Myrtle Beach Grand Strand. ..read more
 

 

Waccamaw Golf Trail’s River Club Changes Greens to Champion

Waccamaw Golf Trail’s River Club Changes Greens to Champion River Club has changed to Champion Ultradrawf bermudagreens, the same type of greens golfers presently enjoy at Willbrook Plantation and Long Bay Club. ..read more
 

 

Casual Round for Golf Academy of America Students Turns Into Brush With Greatness with PGA TOUR Star

Casual Round for Golf Academy of America Students Turns Into Brush With Greatness with PGA TOUR Star A simple round of golf on April 18 at TPC Myrtle Beach turned into the moment of a lifetime for four students from the local Golf Academy of America. The foursome was playing the back nine at the golf course and when they arrived at the No. 17 tee, they saw something none of them had ever seen before, or will ever forget. Standing on the tee was one of the top professional golfers in the world, PGA TOUR star Dustin Johnson. ..read more
 

 

Six Waccamaw Golf Trail Courses Named “Best You Can Play” by the South Carolina Golf Course Ratings

Six Waccamaw Golf Trail Courses Named “Best You Can Play” by the South Carolina Golf Course Ratings “Almost half of the sixteen golf courses included on this list are located along the Waccamaw Golf Trail,” said John Rusher, executive director of the organization. “The golf courses on the Trail are second to none and all of them are rated 4-stars, or better. The Hammock Coast region that extends from Murrells Inlet to Georgetown boasts some of the best golf courses in the state and this list merely confirms it. Aside from great golf here, there is great shopping, dining and family-friendly fun makes for the perfect vacation getaway.” ..read more
 

 

Waccamaw Golf Trail Courses Honored by Golfweek as Best Courses You Can Play in South Carolina

“These honors are a testament to the quality of golf found along the entire Waccamaw Golf Trail and the Hammock Coast,” said John Rusher, executive director of the organization. “All twelve of our golf courses are rated 4-stars, or higher and offer a unique golf experience for everyone. Most of the Trail courses are adorned with 100-year old oak trees with hanging Spanish moss and set in a variety of natural wetlands, or former indigo and rice plantations making the courses equally memorable, challenging and visually-appealing.” ..read more