Golf Course, Lakefront & Equestrian Homes For Sale
Golf in Huntsville
Huntsville is a prime area if you love to play golf. There are many public and private courses in the area. One of the most popular courses is Hampton Cove which is part of the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail that runs through the state of Alabama. The Hampton Cove courses are public and part of the Master Planned community of Hampton Cove which features over 1700 homes. Homes in the Hampton Cove area can be found here.
There are several other public golf courses in Huntsville and Madison. They are listed below.
- Sunset Landing Golf Club in Madison
Located near the airport right off I-565 just west of Huntsville.
- Colonial Golf Course
Located in Meridianville which is just 10 minutes north of Huntsville. This course has homes that border the golf course.
- Canbrake Golf Club
Located in Athens just west of Huntsville. I has beautiful scenery and features lots of nice housing options.
- Goose Pond
Located on the banks of the Tennessee River just 30 minutes to the northeast of Huntsville. It is worth the drive as the river views are stunning as you take every turn. It won't disappoint.
- Gunter's Landing Golf Course
Located in Guntersville which is a short drive to the southeast of Huntsville. It is a spectacular course with great views all around. It is a must visit.
In addition to numerous public courses the area also features many private courses as well.
- The Ledges
Like no other. It is majestically located on top of Huntsville Mountain right in the middle of Huntsville. Words can't describe the stunning views all around. The Ledges also offers some of the finest real estate offerings available in Huntsville.
- Huntsville Country Club
Located in the heart of Huntsville. It is a long time favorite.
- Valley Hill Country Club
Located in South East Huntsville. It features 27 holes and is surrounded by lovely views and homes.
Lakes and Rivers
If Golf is not your hobby and you enjoy the water, Huntsville will not disappoint. The Tennessee River runs along the southern border of the Huntsville city limits. Ditto Landing is the marina in south Huntsville. It is great facility to enjoy the River anytime. To the west the River flows into Lake Wheeler. As the river flows to the east, Lake Guntersville, about 45 minutes southeast of Huntsville, is the largest lake in Alabama.
Formed in the late 1930s by the construction of the Guntersville Dam, it effectively turned the towns of Guntersville and Scottsboro into lakefront havens. What was once disused riverbank turned into lush lakefront and lakeview property with breathtaking views of some of North Alabama’s most beautiful countryside. And Jackson and Marshall Counties became magnets for vacationers, outdoor enthusiasts, and lucky homeowners seeking a little piece of heaven to call their own.
Golf, boating, watersports, fishing, some of the best duck hunting you’ll find anywhere—a home on Lake Guntersville offers exclusive access to all these activities and more. Whether you’re looking for a home for your own family’s enjoyment or as a rental investment, owning property here pays dividends.
Horse Back Riding/Equestrian Center
Huntsville, Madison County, and surrounding areas are filled with locations and farms to enjoy horseback riding. One of the Equestrian Centers is conveniently located in the Hampton Cove in East Huntsville.