There are 13 golf courses in Akron, Ohio and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 67 golf courses within 20 miles of Akron, including 39 public, 11 municipal and 17 private courses.
The oldest course in the Akron area is the Congress Lake Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA and opened in 1896.
The longest course is Boulder Creek Golf Club & Event Center, which is 7,402 yards. Silver Lake Country Club is rated the best course near Akron.