There are 3 golf courses in Athens, Alabama and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 4 golf courses within 20 miles of Athens, including 1 public, 2 municipal and 1 private courses.
The oldest course in the Athens area is the Burningtree Country Club which was designed by George W. Cobb, ASGCA and opened in 1966.
The longest course is Canebrake Club, which is 7,110 yards. Southern Gayles Golf Course is rated the best course near Athens.