Lions Paw features over 70 bunkers and water on 15 out of the 18 holes. Its layout is beautiful yet challenging to all golfers
Lions Paw Golf Links is located in Ocean Ridge Plantation. Ocean Ridge Plantation is situated directly off Highway 17 in Sunset Beach, NC. Sunset Beach offers visitors a relaxing beach atmosphere with plenty of local attractions and restaurants. It is just a short drive from downtown historic Wilmington, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC. The Ocean Ridge community offers guests a great golf community with lush landscapes, serene walking and bike trails, and even a private beach club. There are also 4 championship golf courses on the grounds known as the Big Cat Courses.
Lions Paw is known as one of Willard Byrd’s best designs. The layout is wild and untamed but also rustic and quiet. The golf course has different elevation changes but is also wide open. The fairways are inviting and easy to hit so it is perfect for those who like to “grip it and rip it”. The fairways are lined with hardwoods so do not get too comfortable with your tee shots and let your guard down. There are water hazards on 15 out of the 18 holes and sugar sand bunkers placed throughout. The bunkers are deep and have high embankments so brush up on your short game.
There are over 70 bunkers throughout the golf course. Oyster shells line the lakes and creeks. Lions Paw presents a lion’s share of breathtaking scenery and adventure. Come see why it is a favorite amongst golfers on the Grand Strand. Whether you are playing all four of the Big Cat Courses or just one, Ocean Ridge will create memories for a lifetime.
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