The 3,132- yard course features bent grass greens, tees, and fairways that still reflect the design of renowned golf course architect Donald Ross. Originally constructed in 1921 and improved by Ross in 1925-26, the course has undergone many improvements to reach its current state. The Athens Country Club has features stands of pine trees, attractive landscaping, and irrigation ponds that enhance the golfing experience. The course is sloped with tight fairways that reward correct shot placement. The greens run fast and true. It is a golf course that will truly challenge the skills of golfers of all ability levels. Watered greens, tees, and fairways keep the course lush through the hottest summer. Most greens are surrounded by two or three sand bunkers and the natural rolling terrain will allow you to enjoy a splendid Athens County backdrop. To further assist you, the Athens Country Club PGA Golf Professional, Greg Moore, has many years of golf experience. Golf lessons and specialized clinics are available for the entire family. Lockers, golf club cleaning and repair, bag storage, a driving range, putting green and golf carts are all available for your golfing pleasure. Finally, with a golf shop situated in the lower level of the clubhouse that features a variety of the latest golf equipment and accessories as well as a full line of men’s and women’s apparel.