There are 14 golf courses in San Jose, California and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 29 golf courses within 20 miles of San Jose, including 11 public, 8 municipal and 10 private courses.
The oldest course in the San Jose area is the San Jose Country Club which was designed by Tom Nicoll/A.W. Tillinghast/(R) John F. Harbottle, III, ASGCA and opened in 1912.
The longest course is The Club At Ruby Hill, which is 7,400 yards. Silver Creek Valley Country Club is rated the best course near San Jose. The following courses have won various awards: Stanford Golf Course, Callippe Preserve Golf Course.