Paul Cowley

Golf Course Design ▪ Planning ▪ Construction


Golf Course Designs and Renovations

Paul has been instrumental in the design of the following golf courses. He provided the routing and construction drawings for all of them, and oversaw the field design and construction of the majority. Most of these courses were built with Davis Love lll and his brother Mark, while working as the Senior Design Associate for Love Golf Design.

Paul has also designed and created courses with PGA Tour Pro Lanny Wadkins of the Wadkins Design Group, and PGA/Champions Tour Pro Fred Couples.

Utilizing his planning skills, Paul has been responsible for creating the conceptual Master and Land Plans for all of the Golf Community and Resort course developments. He also provided the Architectural Plans for two of the Club House complexes.

Completed Courses

Diamante Dunes Course
Resort/Golf Community
* #38 Golf Magazine's Top 100 World, 2015
* #52 Golf Digest's Top 100 World, 2015
* #55 Golf Digest's Top 100 World, 2014
* #52 Golf Magazine's Top 100 World, 2013
* #58 Golf Magazine's Top 100 World, 2011
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
2010

Black Jack's Crossing
Resort Course
Lajitas, TX
2010

Irish Creek
Golf Community
Kannapolis, NC
2008

Water Sound
Resort/Golf Community
Panama City, FL
2007

River Hall
Golf Community
Fort Myers, FL
2007

Ricefields
Golf Community
Riceborough, GA
2007

Sanctuary Cove
Golf Community
Dover Bluff, GA
2006

Kinderlou Forest
Golf Community
* Hosts Nationwide Tour Event
Valdosta, GA
2005

Forest Oaks CC
Golf Community
* Hosted PGA tour event 4 years
Greensboro, NC
2004

The Preserve at Lake Jordan
Golf Community
Lake Jordan, NC
2004

The Patriot
Golf Community
Lake Greenwood, SC
2003

The Retreat Course
Resort/Golf Community
St. Simon's Island, GA
2002

Shell Landing
Golf Community
* Golf Magazines Top 10 New Course
Biloxi, MS
2001

Windermere
Golf Community
Atlanta, GA
2000

The Love Course at Barefoot Landing
Resort/Golf Community
* #53 in Golf Digest's 100 Greatest Public Courses
* #85 in Golf Magazine's Top 100 Courses You Can Play
* Golf Digests #1 Course of Myrtle Beach
* #38 Golf Digests America's 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses
North Myrtle Beach, SC
2000

The Lodge at Cabin Bluff
Resort Course
Camden County, GA
2000

Orchard Creek GC
Public Course
* Golf Digests Best New Bargain
Altamont, NY
1999

Anderson Creek GC
Golf Community
Spring Hill, NC
1999

Eagle's Point GC
Golf Community
Hilton Head, SC
1997

Laurel Island Links
Golf Community
Saint Mary's, GA
1996

Ocean Creek GC
Resort/Golf Community
* Golf Magazines Top 10 New Courses
Fripp Island, SC
1995

Renovations

Ocean Point
Resort Course
Fripp Island, SC

Brunswick CC
Golf Community
Brunswick, GA

The Lodge at Cabin Bluff
Resort Course
Camden County, GA

Courses in Progress

Newark CC
Golf Community
Newark, DE

Oak Tree Landing
Golf Community
Gainesville, FL

Del Rey Oaks GC
Resort/Golf Community
Del Rey Oaks, CA

Rancho Canyata
Resort/Golf Community
Carmel, CA