Jason Scott Deegan has reviewed more than 400 courses and golf destinations for some of the industry's biggest publications. His work has been honored by the Golf Writer's Association of America and the Michigan Press Association. His favorite golf destination is Ireland, but a close second is his home state of Michigan, where he lives with his wife and two children.
The Country Club of the Crystal Coast in Pine Knoll Shores, North Carolina is a top-flight golf course nestled along the Bogue Sound, designed through sand dunes, around lakes and through the Maritime Forest. The club's Gold Package lets you enjoy the benefits of membership as you stay in a member's condo or homes, which are in a rental program. Amenities also include private dining, tennis and swimming.