There are 19 golf courses in Kansas City, Missouri and 8 are municipal courses. There are also another 49 golf courses within 20 miles of Kansas City, including 18 public, 10 municipal, 1 PL and 20 private courses.
The oldest course in the Kansas City area is the Kansas City Country Club which was designed by A.W. Tillinghast/(R) Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA and opened in 1896.
The longest course is Nicklaus Golf Club At LionsGate, which is 7,251 yards. Lakewood Oaks Country Club is rated the best course near Kansas City.