There is 1 golf course in Lake Forest, California and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 53 golf courses within 20 miles of Lake Forest, including 24 public, 7 municipal and 22 private courses.
The oldest course in the Lake Forest area is the Cresta Verde Golf Course and Driving Range which was designed by Randolph Scott and opened in 1927.
The longest course is Mission Viejo Country Club, which is 7,104 yards. Mission Viejo Country Club is rated the best course near Lake Forest. The following courses have won various awards: Shady Canyon Golf Club, Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club, Pelican Hill Golf Club, Pelican Hill Golf Club, Monarch Beach Golf Links.