Golf--C.P. Willimon owns and designed Bonnie Brae Golf Club, 1316 Fork Shoals Rd. (tel. 864/277-9838). The 6,484-yard course is a par-72, offering Bermuda greens and fairways. The greens fees are $17 Monday to Thursday, $29 on Friday, and $26 on Saturday and Sunday. Carts rent for $10 for 18 holes. Hours are daily from sunrise to sunset.
A nine-hole option is the Donaldson Golf Club, 1074 Perimeter Rd. (tel. 864/277-8414). Originally part of Donaldson Air Force Base, this public facility offers three par-36 courses: the 3,197-yard Blue course, the 3,050-yard White course, and the 2,799-yard Red course. Greens fees are $10 Monday to Friday and $15 Saturday and Sunday. Hours are daily dawn to dusk. Cart rentals are $9 per nine holes.
Verdae Green Golf Course, 650 Verdae Blvd. (tel. 803/676-1500), is an 18-hole, 6,757-yard, par-72 course. Set in a pine forest, the Penncross Bentgrass greens and Bermuda fairway were designed by Willard C. Byrd and Associates. Greens fees are $32 (without cart) Sunday to Friday and $45 on Saturdays. Carts rent for an additional $15, and are mandatory on Saturday and Sunday to speed play. Hours are daily 7am to 7pm.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.