Golf courses

Golfweek’s Top US Courses Built Before 1960

Belvedere, Michigan (Courtesy of Belvedere)

T176. The Broadmoor (East) (T164) 6.50
Colorado Springs, Colorado; Donald Ross, Robert Trent Jones Sr.; r, d
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T176. Metropolis (T178) 6.50
White Plains, New York; Herbert Strong, AW Tillinghast, Joe Finger, Ken Dye, Ron Forse; p

T178. Pre Shuttle (T191) 6.49
Kensington, Connecticut; Willie Park Jr.; p

T178. Brooklawn (T172) 6.49
Bridgeport, Connecticut; AW Tillinghast; p
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T180. O’Woods tip (T170) 6.48
Benton Harbor, Michigan; Robert Trent Jones Sr.; p

T180. Champions (Cypress Creek) (T186) 6.48
Houston, TX; Ralph Plummer; p
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T182. Merced Lake S&CC (T176) 6.47
Daly City, California; William Locke, Alister MacKenzie, Robert Muir Graves, Rees Jones; p
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T182. Sedgefield (T164) 6.47
Greensboro, North Carolina; Donald Ross; p

T182. Colombia CC (T186) 6.47
Chevy Chase, Maryland; Herbert Barker, Walter Travis; p

T185. Belvedere (T188) 6.46
Charlevoix, Mich.; William Watson, Bruce Hepner; D
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T185. Jimmie Austin GC at University of Oklahoma (T174) 6.46
Norman, Okla.; Perry Maxwell, Bob Cupp, Tripp Davis; re, you
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T185. Detroit CC (T178) 6.46
Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich.; Charles H. Alison, Harry S. Colt, Robert Trent Jones Sr., Tom Doak; p
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T185. Woodway CC* 6.46
Darien, Conn.; Willie Park Jr.; p

T189. Onwentsia Club (T172) 6.45
Lake Forest, Ill.; Charles Blair Macdonald, James Foulis, Robert Foulis, HJ Tweedie, Tom Doak; p

T189. Knollwood Club (T188) 6.45
Lake Forest, Ill.; Charles H. Alison, Harry S. Colt; p

191. Bob O’Link GC (T188) 6.44
Highland Park, Ill.; Donald Ross, Charles H. Alison, Jim Urbina; p

192. Columbus CC* 6.43
Columbus, Ohio; Tom Bendelow, Donald Ross, Kevin Hargrave; p

T193. French Lick Resort (Donald Ross)* 6.42
French Lick, Ind.; Donald Ross; r, d, c

T193. Bootbay port * 6.42
Boothbay, Maine; Wayne Stiles, John van Kleek, Bruce Hepner; r, d • p.92

T193. Morris County GC* 6.42
Morristown, New Jersey; Seth Raynor, Ron Forse; p

T193. Sakonnet* 6.42
Little Compton, RI; Donald Ross, Gil Hanse, Jim Wagner; p

T197. Carolina GC (T183) 6.41
Charlotte, North Carolina; Donald Ross; p

T197. Oyster ports (T183) 6.41
Osterville, mass; Donald Ross; p

199. Waterbury CC (182) 6.40
Waterbury, Conn.; Donald Ross; p

T200. Orlando CC (198) 6.38
Orlando, Florida; Donald Ross, Ron Forse; p

T200. Omni Bedford Springs (old course)* 6.38
Bedford, Pennsylvania; Spencer Oldham, AW Tillinghast, Donald Ross, Ron Forse; r, d

T200. White Swamp Valley (T183) 6.38
Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania; George C. Thomas, Jr.; p

T200. York Country Club* 6.38
York, Pennsylvania; Donald Ross; p