What is the oldest public golf course? The Van Cortlandt Golf Course opened on July 6, 1895, as the first public municipal golf course in the United States.
What is the oldest golf course on the west coast? GEARHART GOLF LINKS & CARNE GOLF LINKS
Gearhart Golf Links on Oregon’s north Pacific coast is the oldest course in the western United States.
What is the oldest golf course in Los Angeles? Designed by famed golf architect William P. Bell, the Brookside Golf Club boasts a 95 year golf tradition. The 36-hole complex is the oldest golf course in Los Angeles County and situated in the golden foothills of Pasadena next to the famed Rose Bowl.
Where was golf first discovered in California? Although nobody knows exactly where the course was and there is some dispute, this course — known variously as Buena Vista, Box Springs and Riverside Golf Club — may well have been the first golf course in Southern California. And what a course it was — about twice as long as 18-hole courses that were built later.