There are 5 golf courses in Silver Spring, Maryland and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 57 golf courses within 20 miles of Silver Spring, including 6 public, 18 municipal and 33 private courses.
The oldest course in the Silver Spring area is the Georgetown Preparatory School Golf Course.
The longest course is Congressional Country Club, which is 7,245 yards. Northwest Golf Course is rated the best course near Silver Spring. The following courses have won various awards: Columbia Country Club, Chevy Chase Club, Woodmont Country Club, Bethesda Country Club, Congressional Country Club, Congressional Country Club, The Country Club At Woodmore, Fort Meade Golf Course.