There are 16 golf courses in Aurora, Colorado and 9 are municipal courses. There are also another 69 golf courses within 20 miles of Aurora, including 16 public, 33 municipal and 20 private courses.
The oldest course in the Aurora area is the Overland Park Golf Course which was designed by William H. Tucker and opened in 1895.
The longest course is Bear Creek Golf Club, which is 7,611 yards. Heather Gardens Golf Course is rated the best course near Aurora. The following courses have won various awards: Murphy Creek Golf Course, Cherry Hills Country Club, Buffalo Run Golf Course, Columbine Country Club, The Greg Mastriona Golf Courses At Hyland Hills, Riverdale Golf Courses, Riverdale Golf Courses, Bear Creek Golf Club, The Ridge At Castle Pines North, Sanctuary Golf Course.