Area golfers and those visiting for Masters Week have a variety of local courses to choose from if they wish to hit the links.


Several public and semi-private courses are available to play, including:


Aiken Golf Club

555 Highland Park Drive, Aiken


Length: par 70, 18-hole course


Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Cost: A round of 18 before 3 p.m. costs $95, including a cart, divot tool, ball marker, and tees. After 3 p.m., golfers can play a round of 18 for $50, which includes a cart.


For more information, call 803-649-6029.


Cedar Creek Golf Club

2475 Club Drive, Aiken


Length: par 72, 18-hole course


Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Cost: $95 with a reservation for 18 holes and a cart; $50 with a cart for walk-ins.


For more information, call 803-648-4206.


Houndslake Country Club

1900 Houndslake Drive, Aiken


Length: three 9-hole courses, all par 36


Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.


Cost: $100 per round with cart.


For more information, call 803-648-6805.


Midland Valley Country Club

151 Midland Drive, Graniteville


Length: par 72, 18-hole course


Hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Cost: $50 with a cart.


For more information, call 803-663-7332.


Mount Vintage Plantation and Country Club

215 Mount Vintage Plantation Drive, North Augusta


Length: par 72, 18-hole course


Hours: Two starting tee-times, 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.


Cost: $300 for 18 holes with a cart, range balls and breakfast and lunch buffet.


For more information, call 803-279-5422.


New Ellenton Golf Course

301 Fairway Drive, New Ellenton


Length: 9-hole, par 36 course


Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Cost: 9 holes for $20, $25 for 18 holes, including cart; cash only.


For more information, call 803-652-7867.


The River Golf Club

307 Riverside Boulevard, North Augusta


Length: par 71, 18-hole course


Hours: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.


Cost: $200 to $250, including cart, breakfast and lunch, depending on time and tee availability.


For more information, call 803-202-0110.


• Some private clubs are also open to the public during Masters Week, including:


Palmetto Golf Club

Open to the public through April 15


Length: par 71, 18-hole course


Hours: 7:30 a.m. to about 4 p.m.


Cost: $195 for 18 holes, which includes cart, lunch and range balls.


For more information, call 803-649-2951.


Woodside Plantation Country Club

Open to the public through April 14


Length: two par 72, 18 hole courses


Hours: 7:30 a.m. to about 5 p.m.


Cost: $130 for 18 holes with a cart.


For more information, call 803-649-3883.


The Reserve at Woodside Plantation

Open to the public through April 15


Length: par 72, 18-hole course


Hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.


Cost: $195 for 18 holes with a cart, range balls and lunch.


For more information, call 803-648-2442.


• Other local private clubs include:


Sage Valley Golf Club, 474 Bettis Road, Graniteville


Length: par 72, 18 hole course


For more information, call 803-663-0900.


• Other local golf facilities include:


Carolina Springs Driving Range, 1301 Womrath Road, North Augusta


For more information, call 803-279-9803.


Hole-N-One Miniature Golf and Games, 3197 Whiskey Road, Aiken


For more information, call 803-643-171.5


If you do not see a particular course in Aiken County listed, email Michael Ulmer at mulmer@aikenstandard.com.