With summer cooling down and work piling up, you might find yourself wanting to get away from the hustle and bustle and kickback once in a while. Lo and behold, here is the recipe for a staycation upgraded for the guys to enjoy with none of the stress of excessive travel. There’s plenty to do close by and we’ve lined up the itinerary for you.

Go “Foreth” with a Round of Golf

Start your perfect day with some tee time at Field’s Golf Course! This amazing 18-hole, links style golf course is known as West Georgia’s best kept secret for good reason. With wide open fairways, fescue hazards and firm and fast conditions, you’re bound to have a great game with the guys. The rolling greens are suitable for any level player whether you’re a beginner or a pro. It’s the perfect opportunity to get your friends into golf or establish a dream team! Don’t sweat it if you can’t make it in until the afternoon. You’ll get a discounted tee time so you can fit it into your plans with ease!


Can’t get enough of the outdoors? Round up the gang to catch some game at Liberty Hill Sporting Club. Immerse yourself in the 700 acres of land for sport clay shooting and quail hunting for the fall season. Liberty Hill has dozens of stations that trail the wooded area along the lake for a hunting experience you can’t find anywhere else. Guided hunts are available to book for the crew as well as on-site cabins for overnight hunting trips.

Southern Comfort Food For All

It won’t be long before it’s time to grab some grub and there’s no better place than American Smokehouse. Here you’ll find hand-cut steak, smooth bourbon, mouthwatering bbq– need I say more? American Smokehouse boasts a large open dining area with a country-chic style interior providing ”big city eating with a small town feel.” Their signature handcrafted bar has a killer curated menu with a wide selection of aged liqueurs and you always find local beer on draft so everyone will be satisfied. To start off right, try the house-made pork skins!

End the Night With a Cold One

Keep the vibes going by grabbing a drink! We all know that not all bars are created equal, so how do you know what’s  good? No fear, Here’s some spots that will keep the good times rolling.

Get away to Hooch Hideaway

First stop is Hooch Hideaway at Highland Pines Resort and Marina. This one-of-a-kind place is known as an infamous lakeside bar and grill. Hooch Hideaway is situated on West Point Lake and is a great location to catch the sunset with amazing drinks and bar food. They’re open Thursday through Sunday evenings making it a perfect pit stop for your weekend plans. 
Next up is Global Sports Bar which is a great American pub with a fun and casual atmosphere.


Global Sports Bar has your traditional set-up with walls covered in TVs to catch all the big games with your team. Global hosts live music every Saturday night, followed by Soul Food Sunday’s but there are special events happening everyday of the week so there’s always something fun to look forward to. There’s never a dull moment at Global!

call it in at coach’s

Last but certainly not least is Coach’s Bar located in downtown West Point and is not to be overlooked. Their unique stadium inspired seating arrangement gives you and your crew the full experience while watching your favorite games. Here they serve tacos, burgers, and wings in a casual sporty atmosphere. Come with the guys for a round of craft beers. Coach’s get packed on sports nights, so you might want to make a reservation beforehand!

Highland Pines Resort & Marina

Camping not really your thing? Indulge in an elevated stay at the Highland Pines Resort & Marina! Find luxury in the wilderness with free cable in every cabin, full kitchens, and dock or lake-side cabins. With multiple bedrooms available, your whole family can stretch out comfortably. And yes- dogs are allowed! At the marina you can rent boats and kayaks to enjoy the private beach or explore the lake

There you have it! Everything you’ll need for a perfect guy’s retreat. All you need to do is round up the guys and hit the streets to make memories you’ll never forget.