Course Profiles - USA

Listed below are notable courses I've played in the United States that have been subsequently profiled here at Now on the Tee. I've also taken the liberty of including any accolades given by major US publications for their respective ranking lists. At the bottom of this post, you'll find a list of other notable courses that I've played in the US that will be profiled in the future.

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MOST RECENT AMERICAN PROFILES


November 26, 2015: Champions Golf Club - Cypress Creek Course, Houston, Texas, USA (Architect: Ralph Plummer 1959)
February 13, 2015: Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, California, USA (Architect: Jack Neville & Douglas Grant 1919)
December 28, 2013: Pasatiempo Golf Club, Santa Cruz, California, USA (Architect: Alister MacKenzie 1929)


ALL AMERICAN PROFILES (IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER)


Ballyneal Golf Club
Holyoke, Colorado, USA

Course Architect: Tom Doak (2006)
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #54
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #78
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #41
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #4


Bandon Dunes
Bandon, Oregon, USA

Course Architect: David McLay Kidd (1999)
- Golf Digest Best New Upscale Course 1999
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #90
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #37
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America: #7
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #64
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #35
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #8
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #8


Bandon Trails
Bandon, Oregon, USA

Course Architect: Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw (2005)
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #74
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #14
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #50
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #13
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #19


Bethpage State Park - Black Course
Farmingdale, New York, USA

Course Architect: A.W. Tillinghast & Joe Burbeck (1936)
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #43
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #9
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #46
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #24
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #4
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #22


California Golf Club of San Francisco
South San Francisco, California, USA

Course Architect: A. Vernon Macan (1926); Alister MacKenzie (1928); Kyle Phillips (2008)
- Golf Digest Second 100 in America 2015: #136
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #81
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #43
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #37


Champions Golf Club - Cypress Creek Course
Houston, Texas, USA

Course Architect: Ralph Plummer (1959)
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #188

Cog Hill Golf & Country Club - #4 Dubsdread
Lemont, Illinois, USA

Course Architect: Dick Wilson & Joe Lee (1964); Rees Jones (2009)
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #53
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #34
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #165


East Aurora Country Club
East Aurora, New York, USA

Course Architect: William Harries & Russell Tryon (1916)

Hammock Beach Resort - Conservatory Course
Palm Coast, Florida, USA

Course Architect: Tom Watson (2006)

Hammock Beach Resort - Ocean Course
Palm Coast, Florida, USA

Course Architect: Jack Nicklaus (2000)
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #72

Leatherstocking Golf Course
Cooperstown, New York, USA

Course Architect: Devereux Emmet (1909)

Monterey Peninsula Country Club - Shore Course
Pebble Beach, California, USA

Course Architect: Mike Strantz (2004)
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #67
- Golf Magazine Top 100 in America 2015: #77
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #37


National Golf Links of America
Southampton, New York, USA

Course Architect: C.B. Macdonald (1911)
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #13
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #8
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #10
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #7
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #4


Oakmont Country Club
Oakmont, Pennsylvania, USA

Course Architect: Henry C. Fownes (1903)
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #11
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #6
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #8
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #6
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #6


Old Macdonald
Bandon, Oregon, USA

Course Architect: Tom Doak & Jim Urbina (2010)
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #55
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #12
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #48
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #10
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #5


Pacific Dunes
Bandon, Oregon, USA

Course Architect: Tom Doak (2001)
- Golf Digest Best New Public Upscale Course 2001
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #39
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #18
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #2
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #21
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #14
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #1
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #2


Pasatiempo Golf Club
Santa Cruz, California, USA

Course Architect: Alister MacKenzie (1929)
- Golf Digest Second 100 in America 2015: #111
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #21
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in America 2015: #53
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #15
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #34


Pebble Beach Golf Links
Pebble Beach, California, USA

Course Architect: Jack Neville & Douglas Grant (1919)
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #12
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #7
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #1
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #7
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #5
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #2
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #8


Princeville - Prince Course
Princeville, Hawaii, USA

Course Architect: Robert Trent Jones Jr. (1990)
- Golf Digest Best New Resort Course 1990
- Golf Digest Second 100 in America 2015: #114
- Golf Digest Top 100 Public in America 2015: #22
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Courses You Can Play 2014: #24
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #159


Riviera Country Club
Pacific Palisades, California, USA

Course Architect: George C. Thomas Jr. (1927)
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #57
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #24
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #29
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #19
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #20


Sand Hills Golf Club
Mullen, Nebraska, USA

Course Architect: Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw (1995)
- Golf Digest Best New Private Course 1995
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #17
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #11
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the World 2015: #13
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #9
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #1


Sebonack Golf Club
Southampton, New York, USA

Course Architect: Jack Nicklaus & Tom Doak (2006)
- Golf Digest Best New Private Course 2007
- Golf Digest World's 100 Greatest Golf Courses 2016: #94
- Golf Digest Top 100 in America 2015: #38
- Golf Magazine Top 100 Golf Courses in the U.S. 2015: #59
- Golfweek Best Modern Courses 2016: #7


Southampton Golf Club
Southampton, New York, USA

Course Architect: Seth Raynor (1925)
- Golfweek Best Classic Courses 2016: #176

Warren Golf Course
Notre Dame, Indiana, USA

Course Architect: Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw (1999)











NEXT ON THE TEE - FUTURE AMERICAN PROFILES


- Arcadia Bluffs Golf Club, Arcadia, Michigan, USA (Architect: Warren Henderson & Rick Smith 1999)
- Augusta Country Club, Augusta, Georgia, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1927)
- Beverly Country Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1908)
- Castle Pines Golf Club, Castle Rock, Colorado, USA (Architect: Jack Nicklaus 1981)
- Colorado Golf Club, Parker, Colorado, USA (Architect: Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw 2007)
- Dismal River Club - Red Course, Mullen, Nebraska, USA (Architect: Tom Doak 2013)
- Crystal Downs Country Club, Frankfort, Michigan, USA (Architect: Alister MacKenzie & Perry Maxwell 1927)
- Dormie Club, West End, North Carolina, USA (Architect: Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw 2010)
- Fenway Golf Club, Scarsdale, New York, USA (Architect: A.W. Tillinghast 1924)
- Forest Dunes Golf Club, Roscommon, Michigan, USA (Architect: Tom Weiskopf 2002)
- Kiawah Island Golf Resort - Ocean Course, Kiawah Island, South Carolina, USA (Architect: Pete Dye 1991)
- Kingsley Club, Kingsley, Michigan, USA (Architect: Michael DeVries 2001)
- Longaberger Golf Club, Nashport, Ohio, USA (Architect: Arthur Hills 1999)
- Maidstone Club, East Hampton, New York, USA (Architect: Willie Park Jr. and John Park 1924)
- Mid Pines Inn and Golf Club, Southern Pines, North Carolina, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1921)
- Muirfield Village Golf Club, Dublin, Ohio, USA (Architect: Jack Nicklaus & Desmond Muirhead 1974)
- Oak Hill Country Club - East Course, Rochester, New York, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1926)
- Oakland Hills Country Club - South Course, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1918)
- Old Town Club, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA (Architect: Perry Maxwell 1939)
- Olympia Fields Country Club - North Course, Olympia Fields, Illinois, USA (Architect: Willie Park Jr. 1923)
- Olympia Fields Country Club - South Course, Olympia Fields, Illinois, USA (Architect: Tom Bendelow 1915)
- Palmetto Golf Club, Aiken, South Carolina, USA (Architect: Thomas Hitchcock 1892; Herbert Leeds & James Mackrell 1895; Alister MacKenzie 1932)
- Pinehurst Resort - #2 Course, Pinehurst, North Carolina, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1907)
- Prairie Club - Dunes Course, Valentine, Nebraska, USA (Architect: Tom Lehman and Chris Brands 2010)
- Prairie Club - Horse Course, Valentine, Nebraska, USA (Architect: Gil Hanse and Geoff Shackelford 2010)
- Prairie Club - Pines Course, Valentine, Nebraska, USA (Architect: Graham Marsh 2010)
- Scioto Country Club, Columbus, Ohio, USA (Architect: Donald Ross 1916)
- Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, New York, USA (Architect: William Flynn 1931)
- Winged Foot Golf Club - East Course, Mamaroneck, New York, USA (Architect: A.W. Tillinghast 1923)
- Winged Foot Golf Club - West Course, Mamaroneck, New York, USA (Architect: A.W. Tillinghast 1923)
- Wolf Point Club, Port Lavaca, Texas, USA (Architect: Mike Nuzzo 2009)
- The Course at Yale, New Haven, Connecticut, USA (Architect: C.B. Macdonald, Seth Raynor & Charles Banks 1926)



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