Golfweek’s Best: Canadian Classic 2014

Jasper Park

Golfweek’s Best: Canadian Classic 2014 (Before 1960)

Rank, (2013 rank), Name

Location; Opened

Architect(s), Rater avg.


1. (1) Jasper Park Lodge GC

Jasper, Alberta, 1925

Stanley Thompson, 7.98


2. (2) St. George’s G&CC

Islington, Ontario, 1928

Stanley Thompson, 7.92


3. (3) Banff Springs GC

Banff, Alberta, 1928

Stanley Thompson, 7.80


4. (5) Hamilton G&CC (West & South Nines)

Ancaster, Ontario, 1914

Harry S. Colt 7.40


5. (7) Highlands Links

Ingonish Beach, Nova Scotia, 1939

Stanley Thompson, 7.39


6. (4) Capilano G&CC

West Vancouver, British Columbia, 1937

Stanley Thompson, 7.35


7. (6) Toronto GC

Mississauga, Ontario, 1912

Harry S. Colt, 7.22


8. (8) Westmont G&CC

Kitchener, Ontario, 1931

Stanley Thompson, 7.07


9. (9) Mount Bruno CC

St. Bruno, Quebec, 1918

Willie Park Jr., 6.86


10. (10) Royal Montreal GC (Blue)

Ile Bizard, Quebec, 1959

Dick Wilson, 6.84


11. (14) Victoria GC

Victoria, British Columbia, 1893

A. Vernon Macan, Harvey Coombe, 6.70


12. (11) Essex G&CC

LaSalle, Ontario, 1929

Donald Ross, 6.63


13. (15) Scarboro G&CC

Scarborough, Ontario, 1912

A.W. Tillinghast, 6.60


14. (12) Lookout Point CC

Fonthill, Ontario, 1922

Walter J. Travis, 6.57


15. (13) Rosedale GC

Toronto, 1919

Donald Ross 6.54


16. (16) Le Club Laval-sur-le-Lac

Laval-on-the-Lake, Quebec, 1917

Willie Park Jr., 6.50


17. (27) Fairmont Chateau Montebello GC

Montebello, Quebec, 1931

Stanley Thompson, 6.46


18. (18) Kawartha G&CC

Peterborough, Ontario, 1932

Stanley Thompson, 6.35


19. (17) Thornhill G&CC

Thornhill, Ontario, 1922

Stanley Thompson, 6.34


20. (19) Calgary G&CC

Calgary, Alberta, 1911

Willie Park Jr., 6.30


21. (28) Mississaugua G&CC

Mississauga, Ontario, 1906

Stanley Thompson, George Cumming, 6.30


22. (20) Brantford G&CC

Brantford, Ontario, 1906

Nicol Thompson, 6.30


23. (25) Weston G&CC

Toronto, 1920

Willie Park Jr., 6.26


24. (22) Algonquin Resort GC

St. Andrews-by-the-Sea, New Brunswick, 1927

Donald Ross, Thomas McBroom, 6.25


25. (23) Summit G&CC

Richmond Hill, Ontario, 1919

Stanley Thompson, 6.22


26. (21) Lambton G&CC

Toronto, 1902

Tom Bendelow, Rees Jones, 6.10


27. (26) Cataraqui G&CC

Kingston, Ontario, 1917

Stanley Thompson, 6.06


28. (29) Niakwa GC

Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1923

Stanley Thompson , 6.00


29. (34) Cherry Hills Club

Ridgeway, Ontario, 1924

Walter J. Travis, 5.98


30. (31) St. Thomas G&CC

Union, Ontario, 1922

Stanley Thompson, 5.98


31. (32) Burlington G&CC

Burlington, Ontario, 1922

Stanley Thompson, 5.92


32. (39) Oakdale G&CC (Two & Three)

Downsview, Ontario, 1926

Stanley Thompson, 5.90


33. (33) Royal Montreal GC (Red)

Ile Bizard, Quebec, 1959

Dick Wilson, 5.88


34. (24) Royal Colwood GC

Victoria, British Columbia, 1913

A. Vernon Macan, 5.85


35. (30) Fairmont Manoir Richelieu

Charlevoix, Quebec, 1925

Herbert Strong, 5.83


36. (40) Beaconsfield

Pointe Claire, Quebec, 1904

Willie Park Jr., 5.73


37. (37) Maple Downs G&CC

Maple, Ontario, 1954

William Mitchell, 5.72


38. (36) Credit Valley G&CC

Mississauga, Ontario, 1936

C.E. Robinson, 5.61


39. (38) Radium Resort (Springs)

Radium, British Columbia, 1957

Les Furber, 5.58


40. (NR) St. Charles G&CC

Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1920

Alister MacKenzie, Donald Ross, 5.40

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