With 1 visit to Pete Dye River Course of Virginia Tech it is obvious why Golf Magazine recently selected it as one of the best new public access courses in the United States. From elevated tees, the majestic course wraps along 2.5 miles of the majestic New River. Panoramic views are the norm and the passing of an occasional train enhances the beauty of the surroundings.
The Course is also bisected
by a 70' rock cliff, which created the opportunity to build 2 distinct
but complimentary 9-hole loops which start and finish adjacent to the
club area. The linear nature of these 2 nines has allowed 14 of the 18
holes to have views to the river. Eight of these play directly to the
It is a daily fee public facility. A complete
practice facility with a driving range, large putting green, chipping
green, and sand bunkers is also available, as well as a fully stocked
Professional Golf Shop and a complete teaching center.
The River Course was renovated by world renowned architect Pete Dye in 2005.