North Carolina Vacations in the  Smoky Mountains at Sapphire Valley Resort

red bird

Golf and Foot Golf  

Red Bird Golf is open daily 8am-5:30pm, weather permitting.

Last Riding Golfer out at 4PM.

Call for specials:828-743-1991

View our Monday Red Bird Golf Clinic Info

Be sure to view the Gleamings for other Red Bird Events!

Group Rates Available!  Call Group Sales at 828-743-2251

Red Bird's 32 acre 9 hole executive course boasts 6 par 3's and 3 par 4's. It's easy to walk and beautifully set along the picturesque Horsepasture River.

Perfect for a great game of golf or practice round to prepare you for any of the surrounding championship courses, this course presents a challenge for both the serious handicapper AND the casual golfer.

Featuring 3 different tee placements, a Driving Range, practice putting green, a fully stocked Pro Shop, 2 golf professionals on staff, electric carts and  pull carts are available as well. Our special events include: a weekly golf clinic, a junior golf program, four week "after school" golf programs, seasonal weekly four person golf scrambles and refreshments, and a Fall "Big Cup Challenge" golf tournament. Although we are open to the public, our members and time-share guests are special to us here at The Red Bird Golf Links. All members are entitled to; reduced green fees, reduced annual passes, priority on tee times, scrambles, clinics and tournaments, email notification of all upcoming events and promotions.

Red Bird Golf Course is located in the heart of Sapphire Valley on what was part of the original farm land for the resort, see the
History of Sapphire Valley Here.


Sapphire Valley Resort  North Carolina

... a four seasons, family oriented Blue Ridge Mountains Resort!

Tuesday, August 15 - The TAMS - THE TAMS have been entertaining and thrilling audiences for over 50 years! Known for such hits as "Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy", "What Kind of Fool", "I've Been Hurt" and "Untie Me #12 on the R&B Charts", The Tams have had Several Gold Records, and 1 Platinum Single. "What Kind of Fool" hit #9 on the Billboard charts, and #6 on the R&B charts. "Hey Girl Don't Bother Me" hit #1 in the UK in 1971.

While "Be Young, Be Foolish" only hit #26 on the Top 40, the single sold over 1,000,000 copies, sending it to Platinum status. In 1986, "Ain't Nothin Like Shaggin' " hit #6 in UK Billboard charts, before being banned due to the UK's definition of "shag". Though their style of music has historically been referred to as Beach Music which they have had many Beach Music hits, it can be also classified as a mixture of Smooth Soul, and R&B.  Their show is fun, fresh and exciting and appeals to audiences of all ages and musical tastes.