There are 3 golf courses in Glen Ellyn, Illinois and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 97 golf courses within 20 miles of Glen Ellyn, including 21 public, 46 municipal and 30 private courses.
The oldest course in the Glen Ellyn area is the Chicago Golf Club which was designed by Charles B. Mac Donald and opened in 1892.
The longest course is Medinah Country Club, which is 7,657 yards. Cantigny Golf is rated the best course near Glen Ellyn. The following courses have won various awards: Cantigny Golf, Cantigny Golf, Chicago Golf Club, Medinah Country Club, Medinah Country Club, Butler National Golf Club, Cog Hill Golf & Country Club, Cog Hill Golf & Country Club, Bolingbrook Golf Club.