August 25, 2015

The Best Golf Courses in Pennsylvania

We rank the top venues in Pennsylvania (2015-2016)
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  1. (2) Merion G.C. (East), Ardmore †
  2. (1) Oakmont C.C. (above), Oakmont †
  3. (3) Aronimink G.C., Newtown Square †
  4. (4) Laurel Valley G.C. Ligonier †
  5. (6) Fox Chapel G.C. Pittsburgh
  6. (12) Saucon Valley C.C. (Weyhill), Bethlehem
  7. (8) Saucon Valley C.C. (Old), Bethlehem Δ
  8. (10) Lancaster C.C. (Meadow Creek/Dogwood), Lancaster
  9. (5) Huntsville G.C. Shavertown
  10. (20) Stonewall (Old), Elverson
  11. (7) Lehigh C.C. Allentown
  12. (-) Philadelphia Cricket Club (Wissahickon), Flourtown
  13. (11) Philadelphia C.C. (Spring/Mill), Gladwyne
  14. (9) Huntingdon Valley C.C. (Toomey/Flynn), Huntingdon Valley
  15. (15) Applebrook G.C., Malvern
  16. (14) Nemacolin Woodlands Resort (Mystic Rock), Farmington √ ★
  17. (18) Lookaway G.C., Buckingham
  18. (13) Rolling Green G.C., Springfield
  19. (23) The Ace Club, Lafayette Hill
  20. (16) Pittsburgh Field Club, Pittsburgh
  21. (-) Kahkwa Club, Erie
  22. (21) Commonwealth National G.C., Horsham
  23. (24) Moselem Springs C.C., Fleetwood
  24. (-) White Manor C.C., Malvern
  25. (-) Totteridge G. Cse., Greensburg ★

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.