There are 26 golf courses in Charlotte, North Carolina and 6 are municipal courses. There are also another 24 golf courses within 20 miles of Charlotte, including 13 public, 1 municipal and 10 private courses.
The oldest course in the Charlotte area is the Charlotte Country Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA and opened in 1910.
The longest course is Harry L. Jones, Sr. Golf Course, which is 7,360 yards. Carmel Country Club is rated the best course near Charlotte. The following courses have won various awards: Charlotte Country Club, Quail Hollow Club, The Club At Longview.