North Berwick Golf Clubwww.northberwickgolfclub.com
"Sculpted by nature with breathtaking views. A fair test of golf, but be aware of the bunkers – killers"
Even in the glittering array of Scotland’s seaside golf courses, North Berwick’s West Links stands out as a rare gem. It has taken a long time to evolve to its present state of excellence, but it has been time well spent. he course is a traditional links, which like St Andrews, starts and finishes at the clubhouse within the town, having wound its way along the Firth of Forth. there are stunning views over white sandy beaches, islands and across to the hills of the East Neuk of Fife.
Location: North Berwick, East Lothian, Scotland
Year founded: 1832
Courses: West Links, 6464 yards
Architect: David Strath
Hole #13 - 387 yards par 4
The famous "Pit" hole features a green tucked behind a stone wall and between dunes.
Hole #16 - 378 yards par 4
"Gate" features a most unusual green complex.This hole needs accuracy and good luck.
Course played: West Links
Date played: 11th October, 2011