Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run may not be Hilton Head Island s best known course, but that hasn t stopped it from becoming one of the preferred tee times on South Carolina s Golf Island. This fun layout, a 1993 Nicklaus Design project headed by lead architect Bruce Borland, is known for its great value. It has formerly been recognized as one America s Top 100 Courses Priced Under $100. The picturesque Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run routing weaves through an upscale residential community and a lowcountry forest. Though houses sit beyond the fairways, majestic live oaks, cypress, and pine woodlands make a larger impression on this beautiful and tranquil playing field. Many holes are delightfully secluded in their own private realm. This is a course that rewards accuracy over power. More than other Nicklaus Design projects, Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run features tight fairways and number doglegs. Limbs from live oaks overhang the landing areas and threaten to obscure approach shots. Though wetlands and a chain of lagoons constantly factor into play, forced carries aren t a big part of the equation. Just be alert for the stray alligator. One of the most memorable holes at Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run is the dogleg-left 11th, with water to the left of the green. Throughout the round, fairway and greenside bunkers help defend par. Five seats of tee markers plus a combo option give players the chance to take on the course at distances between 4,974 yards and 7,014 yards. The club also sets up a short course option at 2,949 yards, with each individual hole playing between 45 yards and 260 yards. This is an ideal way to make the game fun for groups going around with someone who isn t up to the challenge of the regulation course. It can also be ideal for a quick replay round. Practice facilities at Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run include a driving range and practice greens. The clubhouse features a pro shop and a bar and grill. The next time you re near Hilton Head Island, consider a tee time at the impressive Golden Bear Golf Club at Indigo Run.