There is 1 golf course in Altoona, Iowa and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 28 golf courses within 20 miles of Altoona, including 13 public, 4 municipal and 11 private courses.
The oldest course in the Altoona area is the Waveland Golf Course which was designed by Warren Dickenson and opened in 1901.
The longest course is Tournament Club of Iowa, which is 7,108 yards. Wakonda Club is rated the best course near Altoona. The following courses have won various awards: Wakonda Club, The Legacy Golf Club, Tournament Club of Iowa.