2008 Golfweek’s Best Residential Courses

1. Wade Hampton Golf Club
Cashiers, N.C.
Tom Fazio, 1988

2. Castle Pines Golf Club
Castle Pines, Colo
Jack Nicklaus, 1981

3. The Golf Club at Cuscowilla
Eatonton, Ga.
Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw, 1998

4. Black Diamond (Quarry)
Lecanto, Fla.
Tom Fazio, 1988

5. Mayacama Golf Club
Santa Rosa, Calif.
Jack Nicklaus, 2001

6. Briggs Ranch
San Antonio, Texas
Tom Fazio, 2001

7. Long Cove Club
Hilton Head, S.C.
Pete Dye, 1982

8. Paa-Ko Ridge GC
Sandia Park, N.M.
Ken Dye, 2003

9. The Rim Golf Club
Payson, Ariz.
Jay Morrish & Tom Weiskopf, 1998

10. Black Rock
Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
Jim Engh, 2003

11. The Preserve
Carmel Valley, Calif.
Tom Fazio, 2000

12. Forest Highlands (Canyon)
Flagstaff, Ariz.
Jay Morrish & Tom Weiskopf, 1989

13. The Powder Horn Golf Club
Sheridan, Wyo.
Dick Bailey, 1997

14. Crosswater
Sunriver, Ore.
Bob Cupp & John Fought, 1995

15. Southern Highlands
Las Vegas, Nev.
Robert Trent Jones Sr. & Jr., 1999

16. Kiawah Island Club (Cassique)
Kiawah Island, S.C.
Tom Watson, 2000

17. Jupiter Hills Golf Club (Hills)

Tequestra, Fla.
George Fazio, 1970

18. Oak Tree Golf Club
Edmond, Okla.
Pete Dye, 1975

19. Forest Creek Golf Club (North)
Southern Pines, N.C.
Tom Fazio, 2005

20. Stone Canyon
Oro Valley, Ariz.
Jay Morrish, 1998

21. The Vaquero Club
Westlake, Texas
Tom Fazio, 2002

22. Lahontan
Truckee, Calif.
Tom Weiskopf, 1999

23. Lake Las Vegas Golf Club (SouthShore)
Henderson, Nev.
Jack Nicklaus, 1996

24. Pronghorn (Nicklaus)
Bend, Ore.
Jack Nicklaus, 2004

25. Spring Island/Old Tabby Links
Okatie, S.C.
Arnold Palmer & Ed Seay, 1994

26. Seven Canyons
Sedona, Ariz.
Tom Weiskopf, 2003

27. Forest Dunes Golf Club
Roscommon, Mich.
Tom Weiskopf, 2003

28. Quintero
Peoria, Ariz.
Rees Jones, 2000

29. Lakota Canyon Ranch GC
New Castle, Colo.
Jim Engh, 2005

30. Concession *

Sarasota, Fla.
Jack Nicklaus & Tony Jacklin, 2005

31. Isleworth
Orlando, Fla.
Arnold Palmer & Ed Seay, 1986
Steve Smyers, 2005

32. Ritz-Carlton Golf Club & Spa *
Jupiter, Fla.
Jack Nicklaus, 2002

33. Olde Stone *
Bowling Green, Ky.
Arthur Hills, 2006

34. Pronghorn (Fazio) *
Bend, Ore.
Tom Fazio, 2006

35. Forest Creek Golf Club (South)
Southern Pines, N.C.
Tom Fazio, 1996

36. Estancia
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Tom Fazio, 1995

37. John’s Island (West)
Vero Beach, Fla.
Tom Fazio, 1999

38. The Territory *
Duncan, Okla.
Randy Heckenkemper, 2005

39. The Quarry at La Quinta
La Quinta, Calif.
Tom Fazio, 1994

40. Diamond Creek *
Banner Elk, N.C.
Tom Fazio, 2003

41. May River Course at Palmetto Bluff
Bluffton, S.C.
Jack Nicklaus, 2004

42. The Club at Carlton Woods (Nicklaus) *
Woodlands, Texas
Jack Nicklaus, 2001

43. Three Creek Ranch *
Jackson, Wyo.
Rees Jones, 2005

44. Silverleaf
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Tom Weiskopf, 2002

45. Red Rock Golf Club *

Rapid City, S.D.
Ron Farris, 2002

46. Tuscany Reserve *
Naples, Fla.
Pete Dye & Greg Norman, 2004

47. The Bear’s Club *

Jupiter, Fla.
Jack Nicklaus, 2005

48. Currahee Club *
Toccoa, Ga.
Jim Fazio, 2004

49. Black Creek Golf Club
Chattanooga, Tenn.
Brian Silva, 1999

50. Stone Eagle Golf Club *

Palm Desert, Calif.
Tom Doak, 2005

51. Tradition at La Quinta

La Quinta, Calif.
Arnold Palmer & Ed Seay, 1998

52. Troon Golf & Country Club

Scottsdale, Ariz.
Jay Morrish & Tom Weiskopf, 1985

53. Colleton River Plantation (Nicklaus)
Bluffton, S.C.
Jack Nicklaus, 1992

54. Winchester Country Club
Meadow Vista, Calif.
Robert Trent Jones Sr. & Jr., 2000

55. Glenwild
Park City, Utah
Tom Fazio, 2001

56. DarkHorse
Auburn, Calif.
Keith Foster, 2002

57. Ocean Course at Ginn Hammock Beach
Palm Coast, Fla.
Jack Nicklaus, 2000

58. Forest Highlands (Meadow)

Flagstaff, Ariz.
Tom Weiskopf, 1999

59. Troon North (Monument)
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Jay Morrish & Tom Weiskopf, 1990

60. Lake Nona
Orlando, Fla.
Tom Fazio, 1984

61. Saddle Creek
Copperopolis, Calif.
Tad Buchanan & Carter Morrish, 1996

62. Tuhaye *
Tuhaye, Utah
Mark O’Meara, 2005

63. Montreux
Reno, Nev.
Jack Nicklaus, 1997

64. Desert Mountain (Chiricahua)
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Jack Nicklaus, 1999

65. Superstition Mountain (Prospector)

Superstition Mountain, Ariz.
Jack Nicklaus, 1997

66. Reynolds Plantation (Great Waters)
Greensboro, Ga.
Jack Nicklaus, 1992

67. Old Greenwood
Truckee, Calif.
Jack Nicklaus, 2004

68. Sagamore *
Noblesville, Ind.
Jack Nicklaus, 2003

69. Bull’s Bay
Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
Mike Strantz, 2002

70. Desert Mountain (Outlaw)
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Jack Nicklaus, 2004

71. Desert Highlands
Pinnacle Peak, Ariz.
Jack Nicklaus, 1984

72. Old Marsh
Palm Beach, Fla.
Pete Dye, 1988

73. Belfair (West)

Bluffton, S.C.
Tom Fazio, 1996

74. TPC at Craig Ranch *
McKinney, Texas
Tom Weiskopf, 2004

75. The Gallery (South)
Marana, Ariz.
John Fought, 2004

76. Twin Creeks Country Club
Cedar Park, Texas
Lee Schmidt, Brian Curly
& Fred Couples, 2003

77. Kiawah Island Club (River)

Kiawah Island, S.C.
Tom Fazio, 1995

78. Redlands Mesa
Grand Junction, Colo.
Jim Engh, 2001

79. The Gallery (North)
Marana, Ariz.
John Fought & Tom Lehman, 1998

80. Black Diamond (Ranch)
Lecanto, Fla.
Tom Fazio, 1996

81. Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe
Rancho Santa Fe, Calif.
Robert Trent Jones Sr., 2001

82. Pradera
Parker, Colo.
Jim Engh, 2005

83. The River Club *
Suwanee, Ga.
Greg Norman, 2005

84. Colleton River Plantation (Dye)
Bluffton, S.C.
Pete Dye, 1998

85. Haig Point
Daufuskie Island, S.C.
Rees Jones, 1986

86. Belfair (East)
Bluffton, S.C.
Tom Fazio, 1999

87. Tidewater
North Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Ken Tomlinson, 1993

88. Angels Crossing Golf Club *

Vicksburg, Mich.
W. Bruce Matthews III, 2004

89. Pine Canyon Club
Flagstaff, Ariz.
Jay Morrish, 2004

90. Desert Mountain (Geronimo)
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Jack Nicklaus, 1989

91. Shark’s Tooth
Lake Powell, Fla.
Greg Norman, 2002

92. Talking Rock *
Prescott, Ariz.
Jay Morrish, 2002

93. Desert Mountain (Renegade)
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Jack Nicklaus, 1987

94. Andalusia
La Quinta, Calif.
Rees Jones, 2006

95. Old North State Club at Uwharrie Point

New London, N.C.
Tom Fazio, 1992

96. Reunion (The Independence)
Davenport, Fla.
Tom Watson, 2003

97. TPC at Sugarloaf
Duluth, Ga.
Greg Norman, 1997

98. Carnegie Abbey
Portsmouth, R.I.
Donald Steel, 2001

99. Golf Club at Fiddlers Creek (Creek)

Naples, Fla.
Arthur Hills, 2002

100. Southern Hills Plantation Club
Brooksville, Fla.
Pete Dye, 2006


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