Living at Wade Hampton

Your mountain lifestyle in Cashiers, NC

Situated on the Highlands-Cashiers Plateau in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Western North Carolina, the Wade Hampton community enjoys a phenomenal lifestyle: crisps clean mountain air, panoramic views of mountain vistas, and a development where nature is considered first! Homes in Wade Hampton range from cozy mountain cottages to larger homes perfect for entertaining guests. Wooded lots range from approximately .75 to 5 acres.

Wade Hampton in Autumn

Wade Hampton on a crisp autumn day.

History of Wade Hampton

Hampton’s family owned the land the course was built on for generations, and they summered in the area; they also had a hunting lodge nearby. The Hamptons used to harvest ice from the lakes—where the eighteenth green sits today there was previously one such ice house.

Wade Hampton Golf Club in Winter

Wade Hampton in Wintertime. Peaceful beauty you won’t find anywhere else.

Enjoying Mountain Life

While Wade Hampton is purely a golf club, an endless list of outdoor and cultural activities await you in the Cashiers-Highlands area. Hike the hundreds of miles of trail in nearby Panthertown Valley, Yellow Mountain, and the Nantahala National Forest for year-round natural beauty. Tennis, cycling, fishing, swimming and even Zipline tours are just a few more ways to enjoy living in Wade Hampton.

In recent years, several new restaurants have opened in Cashiers, North Carolina located just 3 miles north of Wade Hampton Golf Club. In 2012, the addition of beer, wine and liquor sales in the area has paved the way for an expansion of dining options including new a new sports bar, New York style deli with a 5000 bottle wine cellar, and several other options for your dining out, or, party catering needs.