What happened to Waterway Hills Golf Course?

Some 40 years and more than 1.5 million rounds later, Waterway Hills closed its doors for good on June 24, 2015. The course was purchased in March 2015 by LStar management, which owns the adjoining property where the Grande Dunes residential community currently resides.

When did Waterway Hills Golf Course close?

June 24, 2015
Waterway Hills Golf Club, one of only two Robert Trent Jones designs on the Grand Strand along with The Dunes Golf and Beach Club, officially ceased operations on June 24, 2015. It had been purchased earlier in the year by LStar Management, owner of the neighboring Grande Dunes residential development.

Are there alligators in Myrtle Beach golf courses?

Gator Holes: Five Holes Where You Will See An Alligator on a Myrtle Beach Golf Trip. Alligators have long been prevalent on the Grand Stand. It’s a gator that’s prominent on the logo of the famous Dunes Golf and Beach Club, the course that put Myrtle Beach on the world golf map.

How many golf courses are in the Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach?

90 courses
There are 90 courses along Myrtle Beach’s Grand Strand, and Tidewater is universally regarded as one of the best. The layout, renowned for its coastal beauty, has eight holes that play along either the Intracoastal Waterway or Cherry Grove Inlet.

Does Myrtle Beach South Carolina have alligators?

Alligators are indigenous to the Myrtle Beach area, and they typically live in our freshwater marshes and rivers, away from people. We recently met with Mike Walker, Interpretive Ranger at Huntington Beach State Park, to discuss the reasons why alligators can make their way into the ocean.

Does Myrtle Beach have the most golf courses?

In fact, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, has more golf courses ranked on this list than any other destination in America. Of the nine resort courses recognized on the list, three were consensus top 100 layouts, and an additional four area courses were ranked among Golfweek’s “Top 200 Residential Courses in the U.S.”

How many golf courses are there in Myrtle Beach South Carolina?

There are nearly 100 golf courses to choose from up and down the Grand Strand. Here’s our exclusive, expert tips for planning a golf vacation to Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina will always be golf’s all-you-can-eat buffet.

Does Myrtle Beach have crocodiles or alligators?

MYRTLE BEACH — Alligators seem to be thriving in the Myrtle Beach area due to recent sightings in subdivisions, and according to experts, there are a few reasons for that.

Is Myrtle Beach good for golf?

The truth is, with nearly 100 golf courses on the Grand Strand, Myrtle Beach offers a greater variety of golf courses, so those who want to play only the most elite layouts, those who want play quality golf on a budget, and those who are in between can find exactly what they are looking for.