Table 4. Courses Tested – “Top 100”

Course City State Region
Beechtree Aberdeen MD Northeast
Bulle Rock Havre de Grace MD Northeast
Sunday River Newry ME Northeast
Taconic Williamstown MA Northeast
Caledonia Golf & Fish Club Pawleys Island SC Southeast
Cuscowilla Eatonton GA Southeast
Grand Bear Saucier MS Southeast
Kiawah Island (Ocean) Kiawah Island SC Southeast
Branson Creek Hollister MO Midwest
Erin Hills Hartford WI Midwest
The Glen Club Glenview IL Midwest
The Quarry at Giants Ridge Biwabik MN Midwest
Black Mesa La Mesilla NM Southwest
Crown Colony Country Club Lufkin TX Southwest
Karsten Creek Stillwater OK Southwest
The Golf Club at Redlands Mesa Grand Junction CO Southwest
Bandon Dunes Bandon OR West
The Challenge at Manele Lanai City HI West
Chambers Bay University Place WA West
Rustic Canyon Moorpark CA West

Table 5. Courses Tested – “Destination”

Course City State Region
The Golf Course at Glen Mills Glen Mills PA Northeast
Okemo Valley Ludlow VT Northeast
Shenendoah Golf Club at Turning Stone Verona NY Northeast
Sugarloaf Carrabassett ME Northeast
Kiva Dunes Gulf Shores AL Southeast
Mid Pines Southern Pines NC Southeast
Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at Ross Bridge Hoover AL Southeast
Stonebridge Meadows Fayetteville AR Southeast
Blackwolf Run (Meadow Valleys) Kohler WI Midwest
Madden’s on Gull Lake (The Classic) Brainerd MN Midwest
WeaverRidge Peoria IL Midwest
The Wilderness at Fortune Bay Tower MN Midwest
Pecan Valley San Antonio TX Southwest
Raven Golf Club at Verrado Buckeye AZ Southwest
Sandia Golf Club Albuquerque NM Southwest
Wolfdancer Lost Pines TX Southwest
Bali Hai Las Vegas NV West
Circling Raven Worley ID West
Poipu Bay Koloa HI West
Poppy Hills Pebble Beach CA West

Table 6. Courses Tested – “Best New”

Course City State Region
Lake Presidential Upper Marlboro MD Northeast
Old Marsh Country Club Wells ME Northeast
Pound Ridge Pound Ridge NY Northeast
Stowe Mountain Club Stowe VT Northeast
Black Bear Delhi LA Southeast
Blue Ridge Shadows Front Royal VA Southeast
Spring Creek Gordonsville VA Southeast
The Preserve Vancleave MS Southeast
Blue Top Ridge at Riverside Riverside IA Midwest
Champions Pointe Henryville IN Midwest
Sand Creek Station Newton KS Midwest
Wild Rock Wisconsin Dells WI Midwest
Butterfield Trail El Paso TX Southwest
Cougar Canyon Golf Links Trinidad CO Southwest
Lakota Canyon Ranch New Castle CO Southwest
The Ledges of St. George St. George UT Southwest
Canyon River Missoula MT West
The Golf Club at Devils Tower Hulett WY West
Monarch Dunes Nipomo CA West
Tetherow Bend OR West

Table 7. Courses Tested – “Best Value”

Course City State Region
The Links at Hiawatha Landing Apalachin NY Northeast
Mark Twain Elmira Heights NY Northeast
Owl’s Nest Campton NH Northeast
Shennecossett Groton CT Northeast
Cacapon Resort Berkeley Springs WV Southeast
Hyde Park Jacksonville FL Southeast
Kearney Hill Golf Links Lexington KY Southeast
Santa Maria Baton Rouge LA Southeast
Hawk’s Nest Creston OH Midwest
The Links of North Dakota Ray ND Midwest
Swope Memorial Kansas City MO Midwest
Willinger’s Northfield MN Midwest
Chickasaw Pointe Kingston OK Southwest
Hillcrest Sun City West AZ Southwest
Pinon Hills Farmington NM Southwest
The Rawls Course at Texas Tech Lubbock TX Southwest
Coronado Municipal Golf Course Coronado CA West
Jug Mountain Ranch McCall ID West
Old Works Anaconda MT West
Rochelle Ranch Rawlins WY West

Table 8. Courses Tested – “The Tolerable 20”

Course City State Region
Bey Lea Toms River NJ Northeast
Braintree Municipal Golf Course Braintree MA Northeast
Green Hill Municipal Golf Course Worcester MA Northeast
Old Landing Rehoboth DE Northeast
Charles T. Meyers Charlotte NC Southeast
Eagle Harbor Fleming Island FL Southeast
LSU Golf Course Baton Rouge LA Southeast
Shelby Nashville TN Southeast
Harbor Point Harbor Springs MI Midwest
Highand National St. Paul MN Midwest
Hillsview Pierre SD Midwest
Johnny Goodman Omaha NE Midwest
Cave Creek Phoenix AZ Southwest
Cree Meadows Country Club Ruidoso NM Southwest
Glenbrook Houston TX Southwest
John Conrad Midwest City OK Southwest
Anchorage Anchorage AK West
Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Links Pacific Grove CA West
Palo Alto Municipal Golf Course Palo Alto CA West
Wiehu Municipal Golf Course Wailuku HI West