Bent Creek Golf Course in Gatlinburg

It’s always tee time in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, Tennessee! Get ready to try your hand at the one-of-a-kind Gatlinburg Golf Course that features stunning Smoky Mountain scenery best experienced in person. Plus, there are plenty of neighboring golf courses with even more breathtaking views of the Smokies. Whether you’re a seasoned golfer or new to the game, it’s a great way to get outside, take it easy, and enjoy a few scenic courses in the area. So pack your best golf clubs, head to Gatlinburg, and hit the green! 

Be it a family vacation, a bachelor party, a father-son getaway, a wedding, a honeymoon, a reunion or retreat, or a weekend with friends, a day at a Smoky Mountain golf course will be a treat. Take in the fresh air, challenge yourself on an impressive course, return to your cozy cabin rental to recharge, and enjoy being in and around Gatlinburg with family, friends, teammates, or coworkers! 


Proudly named “Best Municipal Golf Course in Tennessee” by Golf Digest, the Gatlinburg Golf Course welcomes golfers of all levels to experience the stunning landscape that molds this unique golf course in the Great Smoky Mountains. There’s also a pro shop and food services in the clubhouse plus 5-star assistance offered for those wishing to plan a superb golf outing for a group. 

The Picturesque Course at Gatlinburg Golf

Originally designed by William Langford, a well known golf course architect, the Gatlinburg Golf Course boasts 18 holes across a challenging — and breathtaking — landscape. The course is nestled in a Smoky Mountain valley just 5 miles from downtown Gatlinburg and features 6,281 yards of golfing fun. Staff have even named a few of the holes for their legendary stats, such as “Sky Hi” (#12) that drops 200 feet and “Long Lane” (#3) that spans 529 yards!

Half a million dollars were allocated to renovations in 2007 in the capable hands of Bob Cupp & Associates of Atlanta to ensure the course could stand the test of time. And while seeing the course by game is beautiful indeed, Gatlinburg Golf Course takes it a step further with a neat course flyover experience you can check out right now. 

Take a sneak peek at the Gatlinburg Golf Course!

The Gatlinburg Golf Clubhouse

Featuring a pro shop with all the latest and greatest in official golf apparel, gear, and gadgets, the Gatlinburg Golf Clubhouse is a top spot to peruse new additions for your golfing collection. Here you’ll also find food services that offer cooked meals as well as snacks to curb your appetite before hitting the green or after putting the back nine. There’s also indoor and outdoor seating surrounded by lush greenery to keep you relaxed in nature.

Pro tip: when renting your Clubcar, ask about the Shark Experience so you can get pumped with your favorite golf tunes, listen in to live sports, get advice from Greg Norman, keep a virtual scorecard, and know precisely how far you are from the next pin!

Group Experiences at Gatlinburg Golf 

If you’d rather enjoy the Gatlinburg Golf Course with a group, then plan your event ahead of time with helpful services from the Gatlinburg Golf team. This crew knows how to plan a top-notch event at this course and will happily lend you a helping hand. Simply fill out their online request form or give them a call to get the ball rolling.

Gatlinburg Golf Course

520 Dollywood Lane

Pigeon Forge, TN 37863



Designed by a world-renowned golfer, set among the Smoky Mountain trees, and located just off the Parkway in Gatlinburg, Bent Creek Golf Course is beautiful, challenging, and convenient. Enjoy the awesome views of the Great Smoky Mountains while you golf, just minutes from everything else Gatlinburg has to offer. Hop aboard a trolley to see the city in a new way, do some shopping at The Village, enjoy mountaintop dining at Anakeesta, sip on some local moonshine, or get in some putting practice at one of the many miniature golf courses.

The Course at Bent Creek

Challenging for both the beginner and the pro, this Gary Player-designed golf course was opened in 1972. It’s a par 72, offering an afternoon of exciting golf in a gorgeous natural setting. And because it was designed by Mr. Player, you can guarantee it will be an impressive play.

Gary Player has 24 PGA (Professional Golf Association) Tour wins under his belt, including multiple wins at the Masters Tournament, PGA Championship, and The Open Championship. His 165 professional wins — along with his work on more than 300 golf course projects in 35 countries and on 5 continents — give him the first-hand experience needed to create an awesome course in Gatlinburg.

The course itself comes with its own props, including being named one of the “Top 50 Golf Courses in the South” by Southern Living Travel Guide and being featured in multiple magazines.

Amazing Views at Bent Creek
One of the best amenities at Bent Creek Golf Course is the view. During a day on the course, you’ll be surrounded by the gorgeous natural surroundings of the Great Smoky Mountains. A peaceful streams meanders through the course, and lush trees create an inviting atmosphere all around. It’s especially beautiful in fall, when the leaves change into those classically rich hues of red, gold, and orange.

The Bent Creek Pro Shop
Need to rent or buy? Find all the apparel and gear for a day on the course at Bent Creek’s Pro Shop. Pick up shoes, tees, golf clubs, shirts and shorts, gift certificates, and the latest brands and gadgets. And if you’re planning a tournament or group day at the golf course, you can get your tournament prizes here as well. The helpful staff will be happy to assist in finding you just what you need.

Tournaments & Groups at Bent Creek
Bent Creek Golf Course makes any tournaments and group golf outings easier. Even if it’s your first time organizing, they can help with every detail — from scheduling and budget to prizes and more. A golf event is a great option for a school fundraiser, charity or church event, corporate outing, or even a bachelor party. And Bent Creek is happy to work with you to nail down the details and make your golfing event a success.

Bent Creek Golf Course
3919 East Parkway
Gatlinburg, TN 37738


Surrounded by the rolling Smokies, the Sevierville Golf Club harbors not one but two 18-hole championship courses, and there’s even a 9-hole play option. Sharpen your golf skills at the driving range, putting green, and chipping area. Enjoy scrumptious meals, Happy Hour, and TV sports at the clubhouse. And host a fun event, big or small, under the pavilion. At The Sevierville Golf Club, golf is more than just a game — it’s about making memories. 

Double the Fun at 2 Sevierville Golf Courses 

Challenge the rolling hills along The Highlands, a par 70 course, or opt for The River, a par 72 course that follows the Little Pigeon River. No matter the chosen course, the Great Smoky Mountain scenes with lush greenery, dancing clouds, flowing waters, and majestic peaks will be worth the play. And if you’re up for a shorter game, go for The Highlands Front Nine course.

Mulligan’s — Sevierville Golf Clubhouse 

Game nights, sports TV, and Happy Hour specials are waiting at Mulligan’s. As the clubhouse for Sevierville Golf Club, you can expect comfort, ace service, and tasty food options, like onion rings, taco salad, veggie burgers, and root beer floats. Love the food but don’t feel like golfing today? Pop in for a bite! You don’t have to golf to eat here.

Sevierville Golf Event Services

Looking for the perfect place to take your big family, group of friends, or coworkers? Check out the Sevierville Golf event services. Host your event at Mulligan’s or under the large pavilion outdoors. Team building events are also offered (including Professional Golf Association clinics) as well as custom menu planning.

The Sevierville Golf Club

144 Old Knoxville Highway

Sevierville, TN 37876



A full service golf course open to the public, Wild Laurel welcomes all to enjoy the splendid Smoky Mountain scenery and par 70, 18-hole course. Fuel up at the Tavern, grab new gear at the Pro Shop, unwind at the Clubhouse, and tee off with friends, family, or coworkers. There’s even a swimming pool and a fitness center for members, and event services are offered to plan weddings, corporate events, tournaments…you name it!

The Stunning Course at Wild Laurel

Panoramic and breathtaking mountain scenes surround the Wild Laurel Golf Course, designed by none other than Edmund D. Ault, member of the ASGCA (American Society of Golf Course Architects). Bermuda fairways and bent grass greens steer the 18-hole course, and lush trees dot the landscape of rolling hills. It’s a great — and beautiful course for all ages and any golf level. 

Wild Laurel Clubhouse

Fancy a break — or a swim? Check out the Wild Laurel Clubhouse. Chill out in the lounge or enjoy cool breezes at the covered outdoor seating area. If you’re a Wild Laurel member, change into your swimsuit for a splash in the summer sun or get in an afternoon workout at the fitness center. There’s also a boardroom with tons of extras, including high speed internet, a Smart HDTV, a private outdoor space, a projector, and room for 100.

Wild Laurel Pro Shop & Tavern

Need new equipment…or just want more golf gear? Head to the Pro Shop that features state-of-the-art rental clubs, golf Polos, and more. And if you’re hankering for a treat, visit the tavern for a light meal or wet your whistle at the full bar. Best of all, it’s a great spot to take in the Smoky Mountain views you crave. 

Weddings, Banquets & Tournaments at Wild Laurel

With handsome trees, graceful wildlife, and spectacular mountains all around, it’s no surprise weddings, banquets, tournaments, corporate gatherings, and other large or small events are held at Wild Laurel. The Event Director leads a talented staff to help arrange everything from refreshments and floating flowers to tailored tournaments and a dance floor. And don’t forget the modern boardroom in the Clubhouse. If you’re planning a memorable event for your group, Wild Laurel is here to help.

Wild Laurel Golf Course

702 Country Club Drive

Townsend, TN 37882



Formerly River Islands Golf Club, Island Pointe Golf Club offers 7,000+ yards of pure golf with exquisite Smoky Mountain scenery, a clubhouse that hosts special events throughout the year, and a helpful staff ready to help plan your next golfing event. Here you’ll also find aid in your practice from the Professional Golfer’s Association (PGA). 

The Course at Island Pointe

Open since 1991 and designed by Arthur Hills, steer your best along the true links style course at Island Pointe that reaches across 175 acres of the captivating Smoky Mountains. Pro and novices area welcome to play along this exciting and scenic 18-hole course. As you ready your club, take notice of the manicured setting with focal points steadied on the beautiful islands centered in the French Broad River. Rolling hills sweep the landscape, zoysia fairways guide your path, and sounds of the flowing river elevate the experience. 

Island Pointe Clubhouse

Visit the 4,500-square-foot Island Pointe Clubhouse when you need to take a break and be sure to inquire about their special events held throughout the year. If you’re an avid golfer or a newbie eager to join the ranks, you’ll enjoy participating in the entertaining golf outings promoted here. Interested in professional coaching at the practice facilities? Island Pointe also offers PGA instruction for guests. 

Individual & Corporate Events at Island Pointe

Hosting a family reunion, special occasion celebration, or corporate retreat in the Smokies? Plan a golf outing with Island Pointe. With the ability to take on event sizes from 20-200, the  outing staff are experienced (and excellent) planners. Take advantage of their food and beverage team for delectable bites at the event plus PGA-certified professionals for your group excursion.

Island Pointe Golf Club

9610 Kodak Road

Kodak, TN 37764



Want to stay close to the Gatlinburg Golf Course or in a good spot to head to one of the neighboring courses? Opt for Pigeon Forge TN Cabins that offers tons of vacation rentals of all shapes and sizes in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Small family trip or a get together with your best buds? Check out our 1-2 and 3-6 bedroom cabins. Planning a huge golf retreat, family reunion, or special occasion? We have large group cabins with up to 16 bedrooms! 

Relaxing & Fun Amenities

Not to mention, our cabin rentals are loaded with amenities you’ll appreciate after a day of golfing — including decks with rocking chairs, steamy hot tubs, private indoor pools, home theaters with surround sound, full kitchens where you can whip up meals for a group, and cozy living rooms with stone fireplaces where you can relax. 

  • private indoor/outdoor pools
  • bubbly hot tubs
  • indoor jetted/garden tubs
  • theater rooms
  • fully loaded rec rooms
  • gas/electric/wood burning fireplaces
  • king + queen suites
  • fully equipped kitchens
  • gas/charcoal grills
  • outdoor firepits
  • rocking chairs + porch swings
  • mountain/river/wooded views

Partner Attractions

At Pigeon Forge TN Cabins, we’re always looking for ways to give our guests more. That’s why we’ve partnered with some of the top area attractions — including Anakeesta, all 8 Ripley’s attractions (yes, the aquarium too), Crave Golf Club, The Escape Game, The Comedy Barn Theater, and dinner shows — to offer great deals to our customers. Just ask your vacation specialist for details when you book your stay at 1.866.513.7885.