Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of articles on where to “shop local, shop small” in and around Waynesboro.
Know someone who enjoys a day on the links? Why not tee them up for a great season with a gift certificate under the tree? There are four area courses to check out:
Monterey Country Club. This nine-hole course is one of the oldest golf courses in the U.S. It’s situated just a mile from the Mason-Dixon Line and stretches below the peaks of Mt. Dunlap (1,720 ft) and Monterey Peak (1,365) at 12579 Monterey Lane in Blue Ridge Summit. The course is open to the public and offers a pro shop and memberships. The course can be reached at 717-794-2809, MONTEREYCC@OUTLOOK.COM or the website.
Penn National Golf Club & Inn. You’ll find 36 championship holes of golf between these two courses—Founders and Iron Forge, starting at 3720 Clubhouse Drive, Fayetteville. The tree-lined Founders Course, designed by Edmund Ault, opened in 1968 and was updated in 2006. Iron Forge, designed by Bill Love, opened for play in 1997 and offers open, breathtaking views. You can buy a round or a stay-and-play all-inclusive package. Visit the website for more information.
South Mountain Golf Course. This 9-hole course is tucked away on the side of the mountain between Mont Alto and South Mountain at 9632 Swamp Road, South Mountain. It is open to the public but offers memberships as well. For more information, call 717-749-3286 or visit https://www.smgolfpa.com/index.html.
Waynesboro Country Club. Whether you’re looking for golfing, swimming, tennis or pickleball, WCC offers great gift ideas through a variety of different types of memberships, including for student golfers. The club includes a 6,596-yard championship 18-hole course with multiple tees for men and women. The 1,500-square-foot pro shop offers the latest in golf apparel and equipment for your favorite golfer. The 12 Days of Christmas Holiday Sale begins Dec. 13. Visit them at 11000 Country Club Road, Waynesboro, or via their website https://waynesborocc.com/welcome for daily savings specials.