There are 5 golf courses in Charlottesville, Virginia and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 5 golf courses within 20 miles of Charlottesville, including 3 public, 0 municipal and 2 private courses.
The oldest course in the Charlottesville area is the Farmington Country Club which was designed by Frederick A. Findlay/Raymond F. Loving, Jr., ASGCA and opened in 1928.
The longest course is Birdwood Golf At Boar's Head Resort, which is 7,200 yards. Birdwood Golf At Boar's Head Resort is rated the best course near Charlottesville.