There are 2 golf courses in Des Plaines, Illinois and all 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 98 golf courses within 20 miles of Des Plaines, including 8 public, 50 municipal and 40 private courses.
The oldest course in the Des Plaines area is the Riverside Golf Club which was designed by Charles MacDonald and opened in 1893.
The longest course is Medinah Country Club, which is 7,657 yards. River Forest Country Club is rated the best course near Des Plaines.