List of U.S. Open Courses


2019 Host Pebble Beach. photo courtesy USGA

The U.S. Open, founded by the USGA in 1895, is the second oldest major tournament on the PGA Tour and remains one of the sternest tests in golf. Famed for the use of “Open doctors”, course architects like Rees Jones and before him his father Robert Trent Jones, to alter already difficult tracks into nearly unplayable courses complete with fast greens, tight fairways and deep rough often referred to as “Open” rough. These upgrades test golf’s finest players and golfers tend to struggle to break even, as show in 2019 when Brooks Koepka won with a score of +1. The course selection for the U.S. Open is handled by the USGA and unlike the Open Championship in the UK, there is no set rotation for courses. In all, 53 courses have hosted the tournament with 49 still in operation. 

 

List of U.S. Open Courses

2019—Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA
2018—Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, NY
2017—Erin Hills Golf Course, Erin, WI
2016—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
2015—Chambers Bay, University Place, WA
2014—Pinehurst No. 2, Pinehurst, NC
2013—Merion Golf Club, Ardmore, PA
2012—Olympic Club, San Francisco, CA
2011—Congressional Country Club, Blue Course, Bethesda, MD
2010—Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA.
2009—Bethpage State Park, Black Course, Farmingdale, NY
2008—Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course, La Jolla, CA
2007—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
2006—Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamoroneck, NY
2005—Pinehurst, No. 2 Course, Village of Pinehurst, NC
2004—Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, NY
2003—Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course, Olympia Fields, IL
2002—Bethpage State Park, Black Course, Farmingdale, NY
2001—Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, OK
2000—Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA
1999—Pinehurst Resort and Country Club, No.2 Course, Village of Pinehurst, NC
1998—Olympic Club, San Francisco, CA
1997—Congressional Country Club, Bethesda, MD
1996—Oakland Hills Country Club, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1995—Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, NY
1994—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1993—Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course, Springfield, NJ
1992—Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA
1991—Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, MN
1990—Medinah Country Club, No. 3 Course, Medinah, IL

1989—Oak Hill Country Club, Rochester, NY
1988—The Country Club, Brookline, MA
1987—The Olympic Club, San Francisco, CA
1986—Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, NY
1985—Oakland Hills Country Club, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1984—Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, NY
1983—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1982—Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA
1981—Merion Golf Club, East Course, Ardmore, PA
1980—Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course, Springfield, NJ

1979—Inverness Club, Toledo, OH
1978—Cherry Hills Country Club, Englewood, CO
1977—Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, OK
1976—Atlanta Athletic Club, Duluth, GA
1975—Medinah Country Club, No. 3 Course, Medinah, IL
1974—Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course, Mamaroneck, NY
1973—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1972—Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, CA
1971—Merion Golf Club, Armore, PA
1970—Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, MN

1969—Champions Golf Club, Cypress Creek Course, Houston, TX
1968—Oak Hill Country Club, East Course, Rochester, NY
1967—Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course, Springfield, NJ
1966—Olympic Country Club, Lake Course, San Francisco, CA
1965—Bellerive Country Club, St. Louis, MO
1964—Congressional Country Club, Bethesda, MD
1963—The Country Club, Brookline, MA
1962—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1961—Oakland Hills Country Club, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1960—Cherry Hills Country Club, Englewood, CO

1959—Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, NY
1958—Southern Hills Country Club, Tulsa, OK
1957—Inverness Club, Toledo, OH
1956—Oak Hill Country Club, East Course, Rochester, NY
1955—Olympic Country Club, Lake Course, San Francisco, CA
1954—Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course, Springfield, NJ
1953—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1952—Northwood Club, Dallas, TX
1951—Oakland Hills Country Club, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1950—Merion Golf Club, East Course, Ardmore, PA

1949—Medinah Country Club, No. 3 Course, Medinah, IL
1948—Riviera Country Club, Los Angeles, CA
1947—St. Louis Country Club, St. Louis, MO
1946—Canterbury Golf Club, Cleveland, Ohio
1942-45—Event cancelled due to World War II
1941—Colonial Country Club, Fort Worth, TX
1940—Canterbury Golf Club, Cleveland, OH

1939—Philadelphia Country Club, Spring Mill Course, Philadelphia, PA
1938—Cherry Hills Country Club, Englewood, CA
1937—Oakland Hills Country Club, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1936—Baltusrol Golf Club, Springfield, NJ
1935—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1934—Merion Cricket Club, Ardmore, PA
1933—North Shore Golf Club, Glen View, IL
1932—Fresh Meadow Country Club, Flushing, NY
1931—Inverness Club, Toledo, OH
1930—Interlachen Country Club, Minneapolis, MN

1929—Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course, Mamaroneck, NY
1928—Olympia Fields Country Club, Matteson, IL
1927—Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, PA
1926—Scioto Country Club, Columbus, OH
1925—Worcester Country Club, Worcester, MA
1924—Oakland Hills Country Club, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1923—Inwood Country Club, Inwood, NY
1922—Skokie Country Club, Glencoe, IL
1921—Columbia Country Club, Chevy Chase, MD
1920—Inverness Club, Toledo, OH

1919—Brae Burn Country Club, West Newton, MA
1917-18—Event cancelled due to World War I
1916—Minikahda Club, Minneapolis, MN
1915—Baltusrol Golf Club, Springfield, NJ
1914—Midlothian Country Club, Midlothian, IL
1913—The Country Club, Brookline, MA
1912—The Country Club of Buffalo, NY
1911—Chicago Golf Club, Chicago, IL
1910—Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martin's Course, Philadelphia, PA

1909—Englewood Golf Club, Englewood, NJ
1908—Myopia Hunt Club, South Hamilton, MA
1907—Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martin's Course, Philadelphia, PA
1906—Onwentsia Club, Lake Forest, IL
1905—Myopia Hunt Club, South Hamilton, MA
1904—Glen View Club, Golf, IL
1903—Baltusrol Golf Club, Springfield, NJ
1902—Garden City Golf Club, Garden City, NY
1901—Myopia Hunt Club, South Hamilton, MA
1900—Chicago Golf Club, Chicago, IL
1899—Baltimore Country Club, Roland Park Course, Baltimore, MD
1898—Myopia Hunt Club, South Hamilton, MA
1897—Chicago Golf Club, Chicago, IL
1896—Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, Southampton, NY
1895—Newport Golf and Country Club, Newport, RI
 

 

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