Golfweek's Best 2019: Top 200 Modern Courses

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Golfweek's Best 2019: Top 200 Modern Courses

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Golfweek's Best 2019: Top 200 Modern Courses

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Harbour Town Golf Links is one of Pete Dye’s legendary designs. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Top 200 Modern Courses: 51-100

Rank Course Location Architect(s)  Year opened Rating
51 Olde Farm (53) Bristol, Va. Bobby Weed; p 2001 7.36
52 Mountaintop (54) Cashiers, N.C. Tom Fazio; p 2007 7.36
53 Double Eagle GC (46) Galena, Ohio Jay Morrish and Tom Weiskopf 1991 7.36
54 Harbour Town GL (58) Hilton Head, S.C. Pete Dye; r 1970 7.35
55 Castle Pines GC (52) Castle Rock, Colo. Jack Nicklaus; p 1981 7.35
56 Streamsong (Blue) (55) Fort Meade, Fla. Tom Doak; r 2012 7.32
57 Spring Hill (61) Orono, Minn. Tom Fazio; p 1999 7.31
58 Pronghorn (Fazio Course) (57) Bend, Ore. Tom Fazio; p 2006 7.30
59 Butler National (51) Oak Brook, Ill. George Fazio and Tom Fazio; p 1974 7.29
60 Quail Hollow Club (60) Charlotte, N.C. George Cobb and Tom Fazio 1961 7.28
61 Bayonne GC (65) Bayonne, N.J. Eric Bergstol; p 2006 7.27
62 Martis Camp (68) Truckee, Calif. Tom Fazio; p 2007 7.27
63 Fallen Oak (56) Saucier, Miss. Tom Fazio; r 2006 7.25
64 Shelter Harbor (63) Westerly, R.I. Michael Hurdzan and Dana Fry 2005 7.25
65 Four Seasons Resort (Manele) (64) Lanai, Hawaii Jack Nicklaus; r 1993 7.25
66 Mayacama (62) Santa Rosa, Calif. Jack Nicklaus; p 2001 7.24
67 Atlantic GC (59) Bridgehampton, N.Y. Rees Jones; p 1992 7.24
68 Grandfather G&CC (71) Linville, N.C. Ellis Maples; p 1968 7.24
69 The Quarry at La Quinta (75) La Quinta, Calif. Tom Fazio; p 1994 7.23
70 Sutton Bay* Agar, S.D. Graham Marsh; p 2014 7.21
71 Black Sheep (66) Sugar Grove, Ill. David Esler; p 2002 7.21
72 Victoria National (67) Newburgh, Ind. Tom Fazio; p 1998 7.20
73 Johns Island (West) (73) Vero Beach, Fla. Tom Fazio; p 1989 719
74 Robert Trent Jones GC (80) Lake Manassas, Va. Robert Trent Jones Sr. and Roger Rulewich; p 1991 7.18
75 The Rim (70) Payson, Ariz. Tom Weiskopf; p 1998 7.16
76 Valhalla (78) Louisville, Ky. Jack Nicklaus; p 1986 7.15
77 Long Cove (79) Hilton Head, S.C. Pete Dye; p 1982 7.14
78 Diamond Creek (81) Banner Elk, N.C. Tom Fazio; p 2003 7.14
79 Crooked Stick (76) Carmel, Ind. Pete Dye, p 1964 7.14
80 Hidden Creek (77) Egg Harbor Township, N.J. Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw; p 2002 7.14
81 Karsten Creek (85) Stillwater, Okla. Tom Fazio; d 1994 7.12
82 Marquette Golf Club (Greywalls) (82) Marquette, Mich. Mike DeVries; d 2005 7.12
83 Shoal Creek (74) Birmingham, Ala. Jack Nicklaus; p 1976 7.11
84 Forest Dunes – The Loop (Red & Black) (69) Roscommon, Mich. Tom Doak; r, d 2016 7.11
85 Pinehurst No. 4* Pinehurst, N.C Gil Hanse 2018 7.10
86 Sea Island GC (Seaside) (88) St. Simon Island, Ga. Harry S. Colt and Charles H. Alison, Joe Lee, Tom Fazio; r 2000 7.09
87 Clear Creek (83) Tahoe, Nev. Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw; p 2009 7.08
88 Cuscowilla on Lake Oconee (96) Eatonton, Ga. Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw 2009 7.08
89 Blackwolf Run (River) (86) Kohler, Wis. Pete Dye; r 1988 7.06
90 Forest Highlands (The Canyon) (87) Flagstaff, Ariz. Jay Morrish and Tom Weiskopf; p 1989 7.06
91 Secession (90) Gibbes Island, S.C. Bruce Devlin; p 1992 7.06
92 Erin Hills (99) Hartford, Wis. Michael Hurdzan, Dana Fry and Ron Whitten; r, d 2006 7.05
93 Hazeltine National (84) Chaska, Minn. Trent Jones Sr.; p 1962 7.05
94 Mossy Oak (98) West Point, Miss. Gil Hanse; p 2016 7.04
95 Patriot GC (92) Owasso, Okla. Robert Trent Jones Jr.; p 2010 7.04
96 Jupiter Hills Club (Hills)** Tequesta, Fla. George Fazio; p 2010 7.04
97 Eugene CC (95) Eugene, Ore. H. Chandler Egan, Robert Trent Jones Sr.; p 1967 7.03
98 Austin GC (93) Spicewood, Texas Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw; p 2001 7.03
99 Wild Horse (89) Gothenburg, Neb. Dave Axland and Dan Proctor 1999 7.03
100 Sage Valley (97) Graniteville, S.C. Tom Fazio; p 2001 7.00
Key d: daily fee p: private ** returns to list r: resort * new 

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