Golfweek Magazine's Americas Top 100 Classic Courses (2006)

Below is a list of the award-winning golf courses from Golfweek Magazine's Americas Top 100 Classic Courses published in 2006. Click on the golf course name to learn more about the course, see a locator map, read reviews, and more.

America's Best Top 100 Classic (pre-1960) Courses 2006

Rank Golf Course Location
1 Cypress Point Club - Cypress Point Course
Pebble Beach, CA
2 Pine Valley Golf Club - Pine Valley Course
Pine Valley, NJ
3 Augusta National Golf Club - Augusta National Course
Augusta, GA
4 Shinnecock Hills Golf Club - Shinnecock Hills Course
Southampton, NY
5 Pebble Beach Golf Links - Pebble Beach Course
Pebble Beach, CA
6 Oakmont Country Club - Oakmont Course
Oakmont, PA
7 Merion Golf Club - East Course
Ardmore, PA
8 National Golf Links of America - National Course
Southampton, NY
9 Crystal Downs Country Club - Crystal Downs Course
Frankfort, MI
10 Prairie Dunes Country Club - Prairie Dunes Course
Hutchinson, KS
11 Chicago Golf Club - Chicago Course
Wheaton, IL
12 Fishers Island Club - Fishers Island Course
Fishers Island, NY
13 Pinehurst Resorts LLC - #2 Course
Pinehurst, NC
14 San Francisco Golf Club - San Francisco Course
San Francisco, CA
15 Seminole Golf Club - Seminole Course
Juno Beach, FL
16 Winged Foot Golf Club - East Course
Mamaroneck, NY
17 Oakland Hills Country Club - South Course
Bloomfield Hills, MI
18 Los Angeles Country Club - North Course
Los Angeles, CA
19 The Olympic Club - Lake Course
San Francisco, CA
20 Garden City Country Club - Garden City Course
Garden City, NY
21 Bethpage State Park Golf Course - Black Course
Farmingdale, NY
22 The Country Club Brookline - Clyde Course
Chestnut Hill, MA
23 Riviera Country Club - Riviera Course
Pacific Palisades, CA
24 Wannamoisett Country Club - Wannamoisett Course
Rumford, RI
25 Southern Hills Country Club - Front Nine/Back Nine Course
Tulsa, OK
26 The Camargo Club - Camargo Course
Cincinnati, OH
27 Shoreacres - Shore Acres Course
Lake Bluff, IL
28 Plainfield Country Club - Plainfield Course
Edison, NJ
29 Quaker Ridge Golf Club - Quaker Ridge Course
Scarsdale, NY
30 Oak Hill Country Club - East Course
Rochester, NY
31 Somerset Hills Country Club - Somerset Hills Course
Bernardsville, NJ
32 Baltimore Country Club - East Course
Lutherville Timonium, MD
33 Pasatiempo Golf Club - Pasatiempo Course
Santa Cruz, CA
34 Congressional Country Club - Blue Course
Bethesda, MD
35 Maidstone Club - West Course
East Hampton, NY
36 Myopia Hunt Club - Myopia Hunt Course
South Hamilton, MA
37 Inverness Club - Inverness Course
Toledo, OH
38 Winged Foot Golf Club - East Course
Mamaroneck, NY
39 Peachtree Golf Club - Peachtree Course
Atlanta, GA
40 Baltusrol Golf Club - Lower Course
Springfield, NJ
41 Olympia Fields Country Club - North Course
Olympia Fields, IL
42 Yeamans Hall Club - Yeamans Hall Course
Charleston, SC
43 White Bear Yacht Club - White Bear Yacht Course
White Bear Lake, MN
44 The Omni Homestead Resort - Lower Cascades Course
Hot Springs, VA
45 Valley Club of Montecito - Valley Club Course
Santa Barbara, CA
46 Salem Country Club - Salem Course
Peabody, MA
47 Newport Country Club - Newport Course
Newport, RI
48 East Lake Golf Club - East Lake Course
Atlanta, GA
49 Piping Rock Club - Piping Rock Course
Locust Valley, NY
50 Colonial Country Club - Colonial Course
Fort Worth, TX
51 Holston Hills Country Club - Holston Hills Course
Knoxville, TN
52 Aronimink Golf Club - Aronimink Course
Newtown Square, PA
53 Scioto Country Club - Scioto Course
Columbus, OH
54 Milwaukee Country Club - Milwaukee Course
River Hills, WI
55 Country Club of Fairfax - Fairfax Course
Fairfax, VA
56 Interlachen Country Club - Interlachen Course
Edina, MN
57 Medinah Country Club - Course 3
Medinah, IL
58 Cherry Hills Country Club - Cherry Hills Course
Englewood, CO
59 Fenway Golf Club - Fenway Course
Scarsdale, NY
60 The Course At Yale - Yale University Course
New Haven, CT
61 The Golf Courses of Lawsonia - Links Course
Green Lake, WI
62 The Kittansett Club - Kittansett Course
Marion, MA
63 Franklin Hills Country Club - Franklin Hills Course
Franklin, MI
64 NCR Country Club - South Course
Kettering, OH
65 Brookside Country Club - Brookside Course
Canton, OH
66 Baltusrol Golf Club - Upper Course
Springfield, NJ
67 Essex County Club - Essex County Course
Manchester, MA
68 St. Louis Country Club - St. Louis Course
Saint Louis, MO
69 Huntingdon Valley Country Club - Centennial Course
Huntingdon Valley, PA
70 Mountain Lake Golf Course - Mountain Lake Course
Lake Wales, FL
71 Lancaster Country Club - Dogwood Course
Lancaster, PA
71 Lancaster Country Club - Highlands Course
Lancaster, PA
71 Lancaster Country Club - Meadow Creek Course
Lancaster, PA
72 Skokie Country Club - Skokie Course
Glencoe, IL
73 Hollywood Golf Club - Hollywood Course
Deal, NJ
74 Fox Chapel Golf Club - Fox Chapel Course
Pittsburgh, PA
75 Pine Needles Lodge & Golf Club - Pine Needles Course
Southern Pines, NC
76 Philadelphia Country Club - Centennial Course
Gladwyne, PA
77 Lehigh Country Club - Lehigh Course
Allentown, PA
78 Bel-Air Country Club - Bel-Air Course
Los Angeles, CA
79 Indianwood Golf & Country Club - Old Course
Lake Orion, MI
80 Whippoorwill Golf Course - Whippoorwill Course
Altoona, AL
81 The Ridgewood Country Club - East Course
Paramus, NJ
82 Point O' Woods Golf & Country Club - Point O' Woods Course
Benton Harbor, MI
83 Northland Country Club - Northland Course
Duluth, MN
84 The Minikahda Club - Minikahda Course
Minneapolis, MN
85 The Creek Club - Creek Course
Locust Valley, NY
86 Taconic Golf Club - Taconic Course
Williamstown, MA
87 Beverly Country Club - Beverly Course
Chicago, IL
88 Moraine Country Club - Moraine Course
Dayton, OH
89 The Dunes Golf & Beach Club - Dunes Course
Myrtle Beach, SC
90 Atlantic City Country Club - Atlantic City Course
Northfield, NJ
91 Country Club of Buffalo - Buffalo Course
Williamsville, NY
92 Champions Golf Club - Cypress Creek Course
Houston, TX
93 Manufacturers' Golf & Country Club - Manufacturers Course
Fort Washington, PA
94 Westchester Country Club - West Course
Rye, NY
95 Ekwanok Country Club - Ekwanok Course
Manchester, VT
96 Canterbury Golf Club, Inc. - Canterbury Course
Cleveland, OH
97 Sunnehanna Country Club - Sunnehanna Course
Johnstown, PA
98 Brook Hollow Golf Club - Brook Hollow Course
Dallas, TX
99 Firestone Country Club - South Course
Akron, OH
100 Rolling Green Golf Club - Rolling Green Course
Springfield, PA


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