There are 6 golf courses in New Orleans, Louisiana and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 7 golf courses within 20 miles of New Orleans, including 4 public, 1 municipal and 2 private courses.
The oldest course in the New Orleans area is the Timberlane Country Club which was designed by Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA and opened in 1959.
The longest course is Timberlane Country Club, which is 7,130 yards. Metairie Country Club is rated the best course near New Orleans.