What better way to spend a beautiful mountain morning then out on a top quality green golf course?  Golf is one of the most popular leisure pastimes in the Banner Elk area. There are a number of courses to challenge your game within a short driving distance from your favorite bed and breakfast, The Inn at Elk River!  After your delicious breakfast, get your 5 iron ready and enjoy your favorite hobby with the Blue Ridge Mountains as your back .   

The Elk River Club is one of the most noted golf courses in Banner Elk.  For golf enthusiasts, The Elk River Club is ranked among the top ten golf courses in North Carolina.  Over 20 years ago, the Robbins brothers and their partner Jack Nicklaus delivered their vision of their ideal golf course of luxury and quality. 

There are many courses open to the public to satisfy your golf cravings:

  • Sugar Mountain Golf Course- 1054 Sugar Mountain Drive, Sugar Mountain, Nc 28604 (828) 898-6464
  • The Beech Mountain Club- 112 Clubhouse Drive, Beech Mountain, NC 28604 (828) 387-2372
  • The Boone Golf Club- 433 Fairway Drive, Boone, NC 28607 (828) 264-8760
  • Mountain Glen Golf Club- 1 Clubhouse Drive, Newland, NC 28657 (828) 733-5804