January 8, 2009

Best in State Rankings: 2007-2008

We rank the top venues in California

KEY Check off the courses you've played

*Open to public

Bold indicates 100 Greatest or 100 Greatest Public courses

For more information on a specific golf course below visit Golf Digest's Places to Play guide.


  1. __Cypress Point Club,__Pebble Beach

  2. __ Pebble Beach G. Links, __ 800-654-9300  [pebblebeach.com](http://www.pebblebeach.com) 

  3. __The Olympic Club (Lake), __San Francisco

  4.__Los Angeles C.C. (North), __Los Angeles

  5.__San Francisco G.C., __ San Francisco

  6. __The Quarry at La Quinta,__ La Quinta

 7. __Spyglass Hill G. Cse.,__Pebble Beach, 800-654-9300, [pebblebeach.com](http://www.pebblebeach.com)  

  8. __Riviera C.C.,__Pacific Palisades

 9. __Mayacama G.C.,__ Santa Rosa

  10. __Monterey Peninsula C.C. (Shore),__ Pebble Beach

   11. __The Preserve G.C.,__Carmel

  12. __ The Valley Club of Montecito, __Santa Barbara 

  13. Porcupine Creek G.C., Rancho Mirage

  14. Pasatiempo G.C., Santa Cruz 831-459-9155, [pasatiempo.com](http://www.pasatiempo.com)* 

  15. Sherwood C.C., Thousand Oaks

  16. Lahontan G.C., Truckee

 17. Tradition G.C., La Quinta

  18. The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe, Rancho Santa Fe

 19. Shady Canyon G.C., Irvine

  20. Bel-Air C.C., Los Angeles 
  1. Stone Eagle C., Palm Desert

    1. The Reserve G.C., Indian Wells
  2. Winchester C.C., Meadow Vista

  24. Monterey Peninsula C.C. (Dunes), Pebble Beach

25. Old Greenwood G.C., Truckee*

 26. The Links at Spanish Bay, Pebble Beach*
  1. CordeValle G.C., San Martin
  28. The Vintage Club (Desert), Indian Wells

29. Bighorn G.C. (Canyons), Palm Desert

30. The Vintage Club (Mountain), Indian Wells