Spring golf destinations

Spring is the perfect time to escape the cold weather and Ship Sticks is the best (and easiest) way to do it. Whether you’re an experienced golfer or just looking to enjoy a few rounds with friends, there are plenty of incredible golf trip destinations to choose from. So, pack up your clubs, and the flip-flops, and let’s explore the top spring golf destinations for your ultimate golf getaway.

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1. Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Spring golf destinations

There’s a seemingly endless list of reasons why Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is an epic spring golf destination. To begin, it’s known as the “Golf Capital of the World” and boasts over 100 golf courses designed by some of the biggest names in the industry. Average highs remain in the mid-70s throughout the spring months, too, making for a warm climate that’s nearly perfect for golf. The area also offers a range of accommodations, from luxurious resorts to budget-friendly hotels, ensuring that golfers can find the perfect place to stay while enjoying all that Myrtle Beach has to offer.

So, what are some of the best golf courses to play in Myrtle Beach during spring? Here are some of our top picks:

TPC Myrtle Beach

Legends Golf Resort

Caledonia Golf & Fish Club

Barefoot Resort & Golf

True Blue Golf Club

Prestwick Country Club

2. Scottsdale, Arizona

Spring golf destinations

With the backdrop of the McDowell Mountains and the scenery of the Sonoran Desert, Scottsdale offers a golf experience you can’t find anywhere else. There are more than 200 golf courses in and around Scottsdale making it a true golfer’s paradise. Additionally, the city’s vibrant nightlife, restaurants, and art galleries offer golfers plenty to do off the course as well.

So, which are the best golf courses to play in Scottsdale during spring? Here are some of our top picks:

We-Ko-Pa Golf Club

Troon North Golf Club

Talking Stick Resort

TPC Scottsdale

Grayhawk Golf Club

Quintero Golf Club

3. Palm Springs, California

Spring golf destinations

Thanks to its sunny weather and more than 100 golf courses to choose from, Palm Springs remains one of the best spring golf destinations. The courses in Palm Springs offer a range of experiences, from traditional parkland courses to desert-style layouts. This desert oasis is perfect for a relaxing golf trip, with plenty of luxurious resorts and spas to enjoy in your downtime.

So, what are some of the best golf courses to play in Palm Springs during spring? Here are some of our top picks:

PGA West

Indian Wells Golf Resort

Desert Willow Golf Resort

Classic Club

SilverRock Resort

Mission Hills Country Club

4. San Diego, California

Spring golf destinations

San Diego is a beautiful year-round golf destination, but the spring climate is particularly pleasant. The city offers more than 90 courses, ranging from oceanfront layouts to mountain courses, making it a great destination for golfers of all levels. San Diego is also known for its beautiful beaches, world-class dining, and exciting nightlife, so there’s plenty to do off the course as well.

So, what are some of the best golf courses to play in San Diego during spring? Here are some of our top picks:

Torrey Pines Golf Course

Coronado Golf Course

Maderas Golf Club

Omni La Costa Resort & Spa

Park Hyatt Aviara

5. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Spring golf destinations

Spring break is all about sunshine, beaches, good food, and great golf. That’s why Hilton Head, a place that possesses all of these qualities, is one of the most popular spring golf destinations. The island is home to more than 20 championship golf courses, with even more spectacular options back on the mainland.

So, what are some of the best golf courses to play in Hilton Head during spring? Here are some of our top picks:

The Sea Pines Resort

Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort

Heritage Golf Collection

There are plenty of fantastic spring golf destinations to choose from. Whether you prefer the sunny beaches of Myrtle Beach or the stunning desert landscapes of Scottsdale, there’s a destination waiting just for you. So, grab your clubs, pack your bags, ship ahead, and get ready to enjoy an unforgettable golf getaway this spring break!

Megan Williams

Meet Megan Williams, a wordsmith with a passion for golf, travel, and the epic combination of the two! Originally from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, the Golf Capital of the World, Megan has played golf since she was a child, eventually playing competitively in college. She's since swapped her golf clubs for the keyboard and skillfully translates her on-course experiences into captivating narratives and insightful stories. When she's not crafting engaging content, you can catch her enjoying the company of her energetic golden retriever or trying new culinary delights around Tampa, Florida - her current stomping grounds. Join Megan on her literary journey as she explores golf courses and resorts worldwide, shares travel knowledge and shipping tips, covers industry news, and more - all exclusively on the Ship Sticks blog.