The Water's Edge Hole #17

The golf course at The Water’s Edge was named of the best in the country by Golf Digest when it opened.

Established in 1988, The Water’s Edge Country Club is a private, 18-hole PGA Championship golf course designed by R.F. Loving, Jr.

Nestled along 13.5 miles of the Smith Mountain Lake shoreline in Penhook, Virginia, The Water’s Edge offers unparalleled lake and mountain views, including golf course visibility from Smith Mountain Lake on 15 holes.

“The land on which this golf course sits is just incredible”, says Golf America’s Executive Producer Alan Hunter. “Then add in the lake and the unique way course designer Loving routed this layout and you have a very special place to play golf”.

The Water’s Edge is owned and operated by Raleigh-based McConnell Golf.

About McConnell Golf

McConnell Golf, founded in 2003. The company’s stable of premier private clubs (comprised of 15 18-hole, private golf courses, one semi-private, and one nine-hole course) in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia, including Raleigh Country Club, Sedgefield Country Club, and The Cardinal by Pete Dye. McConnell Golf also manages the prestigious Grande Dunes Members.

Smith Mountain Lake
Smith Mountain Lake

About Smith Mountain Lake

With more than 20,000 acres of pristine waters and 500 miles of picturesque shoreline, Smith Mountain Lake is an outdoor lover’s paradise located at the foot of the magnificent Blue Ridge Mountains.

About Golf America
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