There are 6 golf courses in West Des Moines, Iowa and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 26 golf courses within 20 miles of West Des Moines, including 12 public, 5 municipal and 9 private courses.
The oldest course in the West Des Moines area is the Waveland Golf Course which was designed by Warren Dickenson and opened in 1901.
The longest course is Des Moines Golf and Country Club, which is 7,200 yards. Des Moines Golf and Country Club is rated the best course near West Des Moines. The following courses have won various awards: Des Moines Golf and Country Club, Des Moines Golf and Country Club, Glen Oaks Country Club, Wakonda Club, The Legacy Golf Club, Tournament Club of Iowa.