There are several golf courses in the area including: Pinecrest Country Club, Cliffwood Golf Club (both in Lumberton) and the prestigious Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club in Fayetteville, NC; also known as the home of PGA pro Raymond Floyd.

Pinehurst, the "Golf Capital of the World", is about a 45 minute drive from Red Springs. The nearest golf course to Red Springs is Scothurst Golf Club, an 18-hole course eight miles away in Lumber Bridge.

Deercroft Country Club and Arabia Golf Club are noted golf courses also located close to Red Springs.