Safe and Fun for Everyone!

Now you can get safe and entertaining enjoyment with our brand-new & specially designed 18 Hole Putting Course – The Palmetto Traverse.

Great for an afternoon out with kids and/or grandkids. Stroll through 18 holes in 30 minutes.

Yes, imagine getting the exercise you’ve been longing for PLUS safely and responsibly getting out for a mid-day, or evening stroll with a special friend.

Come experience another answer Santee Golf provides when you play our Palmetto Traverse.

Read How We Are Keeping Our Golfers Safe

35,000 Square-Foot Natural Grass Putting Course

South Carolina’s First and Largest!

Welcome to South Carolina’s largest 18-hole putting course!  The Palmetto Traverse is a 35,000 square foot natural grass putting experience open to the public year-round.


We welcome all standards of putters, from age 1–101. A new 18-hole course is laid out each Wednesday.  The course is challenging for the serious putter and great fun for those just out for enjoyment, especially parents and their kids!  If traveling without your clubs, we have Volvik golf balls and Tour Edge putters for you to use free of charge.


The Palmetto Traverse lies between the Lake Marion Golf Course and our beautiful Lake Marion Golf Villa and Townhouse complex.  Those on a Resort golf package enjoy unlimited play during their stay.

Public Play Fees

18 Holes  
$10 per person

Unlimited Daily Play  
$15 per person

Kids 16 and Under  
Free with Paying Adult

Complimentary for Resort stay and play guests on a golf package.

Your Safety is Our Priority!

We wanted to take a moment to update you on everything we are doing to provide a safe and clean golf experience for you, our guest:

  • Golf shop access is limited to allow for proper social distancing
  • Pro shops are sanitized with our new Fog Clean Pro (see below for details), which sanitizes the air and 360 degrees of all fixtures and displays
  • Routinely cleaning all frequently touched surfaces (workstations, countertops, doorknobs, etc) with cleaning agents recommended by CDC
  • Many doors are propped open (weather permitting) to minimize touchpoints
  • Using disposable disinfectant wipes throughout our facilities
  • Hand sanitizer is available
  • Flagsticks – Pool noodles are placed in the bottom of each cup to prevent touching of any surfaces upon ball retrieval
  • Restrooms on course and in Pro Shop sanitized each morning

The Official Ball of The Palmetto Traverse

The Official Putter of The Palmetto Traverse

The Palmetto Traverse Is Fun for The Family And The Golf Buddies!