February 2, 2009

Best in State Rankings: 2007-2008

We rank the top venues in Texas

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. __ Dallas National G.C., __Dallas

  2.__Colonial C.C., __Fort Worth

  3. Whispering Pines G.C., Trinity

  4. Spanish Oaks G.C., Bee Cave

  5. Walden on Lake Conroe G. & C.C., Montgomery

  6. The Club at Carlton Woods (Fazio), The Woodlands

 7. The Club at Carlton Woods (Nicklaus), The Woodlands

  8. Briggs Ranch G.C., San Antonio

 9. Champions G.C. (Cypress Creek) Houston

  10. Miramont C.C., Bryan

   11. Shadow Hawk G.C., Richmond

  12. Brook Hollow C.C., Dallas

  13. Crown Colony C.C., Lufkin

  14. River Oaks C.C., Houston

  15. The C. at Comanche Trace, Kerrville

  16. The Tribute G.C. The Colony 972-370-5465, [thetributegolflinks.com](http://www.thetributegolflinks.com)*

 17. TPC Craig Ranch, McKinney

  18. The Vaquero Club, Westlake

 19. Barton Creek Resort & Spa (Fazio Canyons), Austin, 800-336-6158, [clubcorp.com](http://www.clubcorp.com)*

  20. Cimarron Hills C.C., Georgetown  480-585-7700, 
  1. Deerwood C., Kingwood
  22. Traditions C. at Texas A&M, Bryan
  1. The Rawls Cse., Lubbock 806-742-4653, texastechgolf.ttu.edu*
  24. The Hills C.C. (Flintrock Falls) Austin

25. Pecan Valley G.C., San Antonio *

26. Royal Oaks C.C., Houston 

27. The Hills C.C. (Hills), Austin

  28. Horseshoe Bay Rst. (Ram Rock), Horseshoe Bay
  1. Barton Creek Resort & Spa (Fazio Foothills) Austin, 800-336-6158, clubcorp*
  30. Preston Trail G.C., Dallas