There are 3 golf courses in Clifton, Virginia and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 59 golf courses within 20 miles of Clifton, including 20 public, 13 municipal and 26 private courses.
The oldest course in the Clifton area is the Medal of Honor Golf Course which was designed by Ernest Stanley and opened in 1922.
The longest course is Creighton Farms, which is 7,410 yards. Robert Trent Jones Golf Club is rated the best course near Clifton. The following courses have won various awards: Westfields Golf Club, Country Club of Fairfax, Stonewall Golf Club, Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Congressional Country Club, Congressional Country Club.