There are 13 golf courses in Wilmington, Delaware and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 31 golf courses within 20 miles of Wilmington, including 12 public, 5 municipal and 14 private courses.
The oldest course in the Wilmington area is the The Springhaven Club which was designed by Committee/Ida Dixon and opened in 1896.
The longest course is Wilmington Country Club, which is 7,334 yards. Kennett Square Golf & Country Club is rated the best course near Wilmington. The following courses have won various awards: Wilmington Country Club, Wilmington Country Club, Bidermann Golf Course, Fieldstone Golf Club, Hartefeld National, The Golf Course At Glen Mills, Rolling Green Golf Club, Applebrook Golf Club, Back Creek Golf Club.