August 24, 2015

The Best Golf Courses in Louisiana

We rank the top venues in Louisiana (2015-2016)
TPC Louisiana Hole #18 604 yd par 5 Architect: Pete Dye PGA TOUR Player Consultants: Steve Elkington & Kelly Gibson (Photo by Dick Durrance II/PGA)
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TPC Louisiana Hole #18 604 yd par 5 Architect: Pete Dye PGA TOUR Player Consultants: Steve Elkington & Kelly Gibson (Photo by Dick Durrance II/PGA)
  1. (1) The C.C. of Louisiana, Baton Rouge
  2. (2) Squire Creek C.C., Choudrant
  3. (3) The Bluffs C.C., St. Francisville ★
  4. (4) Oakbourne C.C., Lafayette
  5. (5) TPC Louisiana, Avondale ★
  6. (7) Black Bear G.C., Delhi ★
  7. (6) Gray Plantation G.C., Lake Charles ★
  8. (-) Koasati Pines G.C., Kinder ★
  9. (9) Baton Rouge C.C., Baton Rouge
  10. (-) Tamahka Trails G.C., Marksville

KEY TO SYMBOLS

† 100 Greatest Golf Course

Δ Second 100 Greatest

√ 100 Greatest Public

★ Open to the public

(Rank in 2013-14 in parentheses)

America's 100 Greatest & America's Second 100 Greatest requires a minimum of 45 evaluations accumulated within 8 years, 100 Greatest Public 25 evaluations and Best in State 10 ballots. While a few highly ranked state courses do have a higher score than 100 Greatest, Second 100 Greatest or 100 Greatest Public courses within that state, and are listed above them, they will not appear on a national ranking until achieving the qualifying ballots.