There are 5 golf courses in Washington, District of Columbia and all 5 are municipal courses. There are also another 59 golf courses within 20 miles of Washington, including 7 public, 16 municipal and 36 private courses.
The oldest course in the Washington area is the Georgetown Preparatory School Golf Course.
The longest course is Congressional Country Club, which is 7,245 yards. Burning Tree Club is rated the best course near Washington. The following courses have won various awards: Chevy Chase Club, Columbia Country Club, Bethesda Country Club, Congressional Country Club, Congressional Country Club, The Country Club At Woodmore, Woodmont Country Club, Fort Meade Golf Course.