There are 5 golf courses in Linville, North Carolina and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 12 golf courses within 20 miles of Linville, including 5 public, 1 municipal and 5 private courses.
The oldest course in the Linville area is the Blowing Rock Country Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA and opened in 1918.
The longest course is Diamond Creek, which is 7,175 yards. Grandfather Golf & Country Club is rated the best course near Linville. The following courses have won various awards: Grandfather Golf & Country Club, Diamond Creek, Elk River Club.