There are 2 golf courses in Palatine, Illinois and all 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 98 golf courses within 20 miles of Palatine, including 15 public, 43 municipal and 40 private courses.
The oldest course in the Palatine area is the Lake Zurich Golf Club opened in 1895.
The longest course is Medinah Country Club, which is 7,657 yards. Knollwood Club is rated the best course near Palatine. The following courses have won various awards: Makray Memorial Golf Club, Kemper Lakes Golf Club, The Club At Wynstone, Conway Farms Golf Club, Ivanhoe Club, Ivanhoe Club, Pine Meadow Golf Club, The Glen Club, Knollwood Club, Bob O'Link Golf Club, Medinah Country Club, Medinah Country Club, Stonewall Orchard Golf Club, North Shore Country Club, Skokie Country Club.