Court Rules

  • The Bald Head Island Club is a private club for Members and registered Guest Members only.
  • While all-white attire is traditional, the dress code for Bald Head Island Croquet is smart casual, with all-white attire no longer mandatory.
  • Courts are reserved in 90-minute intervals starting at 9:00 a.m. ( 9:00 - 10:30, 10:30 - 12:00 etc.). Fees can be found here
  • Recreation staff will assist those interested in Croquet with a short tutorial of Golf Croquet. Recreation will also provide a sheet of Golf Croquet Rules for anyone who wants them.
  • Guest Members who want to play but do not have croquet mallets may borrow mallets and balls from the Turtle's Den when they check-in.
  • All minors must be accompanied by responsible adults.
  • At check-in with the Turtle's Den poolside, players must pay any applicable court fees before playing.