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Golfing in Mississippi

Spending time on vacation at a golf course playing 18 holes can be a great way to relax and unwind. Mississippi is home to several unparalleled courses located on world-class resorts. At Visit Mississippi, we understand the value of a well-kept, lush, green golf course. Here, we suggest some must-see courses for your Mississippi golf getaway.

Timber Truss Golf Course (Olive Branch, MS)

Located in the northern part of Mississippi, Timber Truss Golf Course is an experience you don’t want to miss. The property sits on 180 acres of well-kept land and has over 40 acres of lakes and rivers, making it a stunning course to play. Located toward the center of the property, the facilities include a colonial-style clubhouse that is used for banquets, tournaments, and more year-round. Amenities include a driving range, putting green, pro shop, and snack bar to keep you going all day long. Finally, Timber Truss maintains a fleet of golf carts to get you from one hole to the next so you can spend more time golfing and less time walking.

Annandale Golf Club (Madison, MS)

Found in Central Mississippi, Annandale Golf Club is located just outside of Jackson, the state’s capital. The private course encompasses 300 acres of rolling greenery that is groomed daily to retain its natural, beautiful hue. Ranked the No. 1 golf course in Mississippi by Golf Digest, Annandale Golf Club also offers 15 acres dedicated to perfecting your drives and putts. The course’s state-of-the-art drainage system allows it to stay open even when there’s rain, so there’s never any interruption during the day.

On average, you can expect a game here to last 3.5 hours. Annandale Golf Club also offers practice sessions and has an indoor facility equipped with top-of-the-line technology that can track your swing and deliver feedback to help you improve your game.

The Club at Diamondhead (Diamondhead, MS)

If you’re staying in the Biloxi area, you’ll have the opportunity to play at one of the best courses in the South. The Club at Diamondhead is unique in that it is the only country club on the Gulf Coast to boast a 36-hole facility. The two championship courses – the Cardinal and the Pines – are both par 72 and sure to make for a challenging and exciting golf trip. But the fun doesn’t end there! The Club at Diamondhead boasts the only indoor/outdoor Golf Academy on the Gulf Coast and is also equipped with tennis courts, banquet halls, and even a private airstrip.

For More Golf Trip Tips, Contact Visit Mississippi Today

Mississippi has some of the best golf courses you’ll ever have the privilege to play on. The next time you’re looking for a Mississippi golf getaway, Visit Mississippi can help you plan your ideal trip. Contact Visit Mississippi today for more information.