Pine Barrens

The Pine Barrens Course at World Woods, is ranked #26 by Golf Week " Americas Best Modern Course". Pine Barrens is a visually stunning blend of native terrain and golf course design.

Named for the many pine trees that line its length, the acclaimed layout is sculpted from an expansive pine forest with surprising and dramatic changes in elevation.

The large manicured fairways framed by expansive untamed waste bunkering create a unique golf experience. The course's style has been compared to that of Pine Valley in New Jersey - the consensus No. 1 course in the world. Pine Barrens offers many intimidating, yet, enjoyable holes.

The golfer who challenges Pine Barrens will find the course to test both the physical and mental aspects of the game.

Hole 1 Par 4


Hole 1 Layout

Description

A wide fairway and a downhill tee shot eases you into your round on the opening Par 4. The real trouble here is the large fairway bunker on the left.

Tournament
428
Back
371
Middle
351
Forward
328

Hole 2 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

This is a long par 4, the trick here is to hit it long down the left side without going in the bunkers on the left as tall pine trees narrow the approach from the right.

Tournament
453
Back
428
Middle
373
Forward
312

Hole 3 Par 3


Hole Layout

Description

This is a gorgeous par 3 and one of only two holes with water in play on the Barrens. While not long, this hole is complicated by a fairly difficult green.

Tournament
157
Back
146
Middle
127
Forward
93

Hole 4 Par 5


Hole Layout

Description

This beautiful and dramatic par 5 offers a risk/reward tee-shot. The options include a safe play lay-up down the left, or attempt to carry the waste area on the right if you are brave enough. The elevated green is readily reachable in two for those that walk on the daring side.

Tournament
494
Back
480
Middle
429
Forward
406

Hole 5 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

Though length is not a problem here, this Par 4's long narrow green is both sloped on its surface and surrounded by waste bunkers.

Tournament
383
Back
362
Middle
351
Forward
325

Hole 6 Par 5


Hole Layout

Description

This Par 5 is reachable only with a big tee-shot down the left side. Anything from the right half requires a lay-up to play around the trees that guard the right.

Tournament
532
Back
518
Middle
486
Forward
448

Hole 7 Par 3


Hole Layout

Description

A good Par 3 with a large green that changes the hole greatly depending on the cut of the pin.

Tournament
207
Back
185
Middle
156
Forward
142

Hole 8 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

Off the tee, this one seems easy enough, but danger lurks the length of the hole on the right and the approach to the undulating green requires great precision.

Tournament
402
Back
361
Middle
361
Forward
307

Hole 9 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

A lengthy dogleg right that plays tough off the tee to a fairway that slopes from the right to the left. The hole is complicated by an uphill approach to the green.

Tournament
424
Back
395
Middle
395
Forward
344

Hole 10 Par 3


Hole Layout

Description

Be sure to take enough club to get to the past the false front on this undulating green.

Tournament
191
Back
158
Middle
158
Forward
131

Hole 11 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

The fairway narrows in the landing area on this Par 4 making accuracy a must off the tee.

Tournament
403

Hole 12 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

The number one handicap hole on the Barrens. This hole offers great variety with two separate greens. The left makes a long hole even longer but offer less resistance on the approach. When the right green is utilized, the yardage is reduced, but the undulating green is both elevated guarded by waste bunkers.

Tournament
470

Hole 13 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

A long and difficult Par 4, the best tee shot ends up on the left side of the fairway.

Tournament
429

Hole 14 Par 5


Hole Layout

Description

A great Par 5 with a variety of options. The two-tiered fairway makes available two separate routes to a two-tiered green.

Tournament
547

Hole 15 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

Another great risk-reward hole. The fairway is split, offering a safe play down the left ending in a more difficult approach or a long carry over the chasm ending in an easy approach.

Tournament
330

Hole 16 Par 3


Hole Layout

Description

A long and difficult Par 3 that is all carry to the slightly elevated green. Any error needs to be made to the left side.

Tournament
224

Hole 17 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

Favor the right side of the fairway on this one, but be sure to avoid the bunkers that line its length on that side..

Tournament
404

Hole 18 Par 4


Hole Layout

Description

This long dogleg left is a great finishing hole. Cut as much as you dare off the corner to ease the approach to this well guarded green.

Tournament
446
Front Nine
HOLE 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 OUT
YELLOW 427 483 174 526 382 543 207 434 419 3595
BLACK 401 453 157 502 382 523 207 394 419 3438
GREEN 371 397 136 467 361 508 176 361 407 3184
WHITE 352 364 111 432 324 479 156 352 394 2964
ORANGE 327 307 88 407 282 438 141 296 321 2607
MENS HANDICAP 16 4 18 2 8 14 12 10 6  
WOMENS HANDICAP 16 10 18 2 4 12 14 6 8  
Par 4 4 3 5 4 5 3 4 4 36
 
Back Nine
HOLE 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 IN
YELLOW 228 434 491 465 587 339 227 398 473 3642
BLACK 183 394 456 429 553 339 198 398 429 3379
GREEN 159 386 432 395 518 322 164 370 386 3132
WHITE 151 378 403 365 494 302 141 344 349 2927
ORANGE 124 320 297 315 388 266 89 301 276 2376
MENS HANDICAP 17 15 1 7 9 13 5 11 3  
WOMENS HANDICAP 15 11 1 13 7 5 17 9 3  
Par 3 4 4 4 5 4 3 4 4 35