About Keith Hills Country Club
Keith Hills Golf Club has long been a hidden treasure in the Southeast. It has been rated as high as the seventh best public golf course in North Carolina by Carolina Magazine. This Ellis Maples designed championship golf course offers a complete and exciting challenge to the golfing enthusiast. With large bent grass greens and rolling, plush fairways, Keith Hills is fun for all players. The par 72-6625 yard layout of the Orange/Black Courses, plus 9 more holes on the White Course, winds through a golfing community set on the Cape Fear River, which makes Keith Hills one of the most picturesque settings in North Carolina.
Voted as one of the top 100 values in the country and as a 5 Star Award Winner by Golf Digest, Keith Hills has gained national recognition. Home to Campbell University’s Professional Golf Management Program and golf teams, Keith Hills plays host to two collegiate golf tournaments throughout the year. Keith Hills, already the premier golf facility in the Piedmont of North Carolina, opened its second 18 holes in November of 2002. Keith Hills hosted the 1998 &1999 North Carolina Senior Amateur, the 1999 TAAC Championship, the 2004 Atlantic Sun Conference Championship, the 2007 Atlantic Sun Woman’s Conference Championship, and the 2007 US Woman’s Open Sectional Qualifier. With a championship golf course and a one-of-a-kind practice facility, Keith Hills is a golfer’s paradise.
The facilities at Keith Hills are second to none. Acknowledged as one of the top 50 in the southeast by Golfweek, it is complemented by a 32-acre state-of-the-art practice facility. With an onsite snack bar, men’s and ladies’ locker rooms with showers, a well-stocked Pro Shop and friendly staff, Keith Hills was designed with the golfer in mind.
Conveniently situated between Raleigh and Fayetteville, it is accessible to all golfers in this area and along the East Coast. Located 12.5 miles north on 421 from I-95, Keith Hills is a great halfway point for travelers on their way to Myrtle Beach or Florida.
Keith Hills (Orange Course)
The 1st hole offers a challenging second shot with a mid-iron to a green surrounded by bunkers and water. You are then faced with the second most difficult hole on the course, the 559 yard uphill par five 2nd. The next three holes are positioned between the big oaks and tall pines. The 6th tee turns you home for a flourish of challenging holes. The second of the two par fives on this nine can be reached in two. The well bunkered 7th is a long and difficult par three. Eight, is a downhill par four that turns right to left. Number nine is one of the toughest holes in North Carolina. The second shot forces you to carry both water and bunkers, while leaving you hungry for more.
Keith Hills (Black Course)
The Black Course nine begins with three par fours, which flow from left to right. They are followed by a 550-yard demanding par five. The 14th hole is a picturesque par three, situated among the dogwoods. The par four 15th hole ranks as the toughest on the course. As you make your way back to the clubhouse, you are faced with three realistic birdie opportunities. The 16th is a short par four, 17 is a mid-iron par three, and the 18th finishing with a beautiful lake front par five.