September 12, 2015
Pebble Beach is one of the paragons of American golf courses. Same with Pinehurst, Bandon, Whistling Straits. Yet, with a simple phone call (and a nice bank account), anyone can theoretically play at these beautiful layouts. But then, there's another sect of the golf world. Courses that players would gladly sell their souls to the devil to gain entrance. Unfortunately, not even Lucifer himself can grab a tee time. These are the forbidden fruit. Here are the 19 most exclusive, chic, "You got on WHERE?!?!" golf courses in the United States.