Sponsored Content: Championship Level Quality, But Right in Your Backyard: Golfing at Cape Fear National



Residents in Leland’s master-planned community Brunswick Forest, know that you don’t have to travel too far from home to get a world-class golfing experience. For years, Cape Fear National at Brunswick Forest has set the standard for quality and experience as one of the Leland area’s most celebrated places to tee off! Itching to know what awaits you, when you arrive? It can only be described as a golfer’s paradise. Holder of several different awards from reputable sources such as Golf Magazine, Golfweek, and Links, “dazzling” is the word that first comes to mind when arriving at Cape Fear National. Pristine fairways that wind through tranquil wetlands, waterfalls, and bridges all await the golfer. Long sweeping bunkers balanced by well-crafted playing fields that meld perfectly with the native grasses and wildflowers of the surrounding areas. Attention to detail is stitched into every hole, making each round of golf at Cape Fear National as breathtaking as it is challenging.

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Designed with Challenge in Mind: Designed by Tim Cate.­­

In order to make Cape Fear National truly stand out from a laundry list of coastal golf courses, registered golf architect and planner Tim Cate, has added in his 23 years’ worth of experience to make every hole a head-turner. Based originally out of Sunset Beach, NC. Tim Cate has been associated with projects of only the highest standards of quality. Cate describes Cape Fear National as being “challenging, visually-stunning, designed to use the natural areas encompassing the golf course to enhance course aesthetics and the golf course design to enhance the natural areas around the course.” Course hazards are also designed to be visually appealing, so that every shot taken has a challenge and a visual interest. It is these attributes and more that make Cape Fear National so unique and so desirable. In a few words, Tim Cate describes the course as a “fun course to play and is aesthetically unmatched in the Wilmington area.”

Convenient Location: A Golf Pilgrimage Made Easy.

Brunswick Forest residents already have the pleasure of enjoying Cape Fear National’s 5-star experience right in the comfort of their own neighborhoods. Even better, Cape Fear National is located only 45 minutes North of Myrtle Beach, SC meaning that it’s a desirable stop for players of all types, on the way to what is often considered to be an oasis for Southern golfers. Not to mention, the course and the community it resides in is only a short drive away from Historic Downtown Wilmington.

More Than Just Golfing: Atmosphere Beyond Compare.

Looking for a little more to go with your golfing experience? There is no better place to relax after a hard day’s golf than The Forest Restaurant at Cape Fear National. The Forest features a full-service restaurant and bar, main dining room, and patio dining with something for every taste. Open seven days a week, it is located inside the gorgeous clubhouse that overlooks the course’s signature 9th hole. Seasonal menus, brunch menus, and an incredible dinner menu, all overseen by Chef Scott Euvrard, awaits players as they round out a day on the course.   Just like Cape Fear National itself, The Forest is all about enhancing the experience!

Your Championship Golf Experience Awaits

It doesn’t matter if it’s a stop on your way to Myrtle Beach, or if you’re simply looking for an experience that goes above and beyond the average golf outing down South. Challenge, natural beauty, and an atmosphere that combines these aspects into something that is truly unforgettable, Cape Fear National at Brunswick Forest is a must on any true golfer’s bucket list.