Golf Courses in Desoto County
So, you have the afternoon off from work? You and your friends are ready for a round of golf. But where should you go? Well, Olive Branch and Southaven in Desoto County have many choices for all skill levels. And, since Mississippi is known for its luxurious golf courses and mild weather which are perfect for golf year round, take a look and see what some of the best have to offer!
One of North Mississippi’s premier golf courses, Cherokee Valley Golf Club in Olive Branch, is positioned on a hill and boasts 11 lakes and 52 bunkers. This 18 hole par 72 course ranges from 6751 yards at the rear tee to 4422 at the front tees. Cherokee Valley Golf Club also offers a lodge-style banquet hall with snack bar. Whether you want to host your next charity tournament or group event, afternoon fun with friends, or you’re interested in the Junior Membership for your kids ages 9-18, Cherokee Valley has plenty to accommodate.
If you’re from Olive Branch, you may remember when Plantation Golf Course opened in 1990. Since then, in 2014, Plantation was bought by the owners of Windyke Country Club, who are striving for improvement of the golf course to the standards associated with Windyke. Plantation Golf Club is located on the east end of Olive Branch on 180 acres with 40 acres of lakes and creeks. Location makes it one of the most popular for Memphians to come to Desoto County for golf. Don’t miss out on the amenities of the club which features a colonial-style clubhouse for banquets, tournaments, and business meetings.
Wedgewood Golf Club, also in Olive Branch, is an 18-hole semi-private course on 6863 yards. It features 4 sets of tees for different skill levels. Wedgewood has a sister course located in Southaven for those looking to pay a little less and still play in Desoto County.
North Creek Golf Club, Wedgewood’s sister course in Southaven, is located conveniently 4 miles west of I-55. Managed by Wingfield Properties, this facility features 6,433 of yards from the longest tees for a par 72 course. Be sure to ask about the daily specials including every Monday – Wednesday when public servants (firefighters, police, EMS, and Military) receive a discount with valid ID.
Olive Branch Country Club, on Germantown Road in Olive Branch, combines golf, family time, fitness, and pool facilities in one great location with all of the conveniences of a country club experience for members. With current renovations to the Ladies’ Locker Room, Player’s Bar, Executive Lounge, Tennis courts, and more, the Olive Branch Country Club is sure to impress members and guests alike!
Are you ready to grab your golf balls, tees, and clubs? Book your tee times today!
Braden Bills says
I’ve been trying to come up with a good way that I can spend time with my family. I didn’t even consider going golfing with them! It’s good to know that golf courses allow small groups like families. Thank you for sharing!