There are 6 golf courses in Arlington, Texas and 4 are municipal courses. There are also another 50 golf courses within 20 miles of Arlington, including 16 public, 15 municipal and 19 private courses.
The oldest course in the Arlington area is the River Crest Country Club which was designed by Williams, Gill & Associates, Inc. and opened in 1911.
The longest course is Dallas National Golf Club, which is 7,326 yards. Texas Golf Center is rated the best course near Arlington. The following courses have won various awards: Texas Star Golf Course, Dallas National Golf Club, Four Seasons Golf and Sports Club, Cowboys Golf Club, Colonial Country Club, Brook Hollow Golf Club, Southern Oaks Golf & Tennis Club, Vaquero Club.