There are 4 golf courses in Lake Forest, Illinois and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 96 golf courses within 20 miles of Lake Forest, including 14 public, 44 municipal and 38 private courses.
The oldest course in the Lake Forest area is the Onwentsia Club which was designed by James Foulis/(R) Tom Doak and opened in 1895.
The longest course is Kemper Lakes Golf Club, which is 7,217 yards. The Merit Club is rated the best course near Lake Forest.