Where are the best golf courses in the US?

Where are the best golf courses in the US?

Greenville, S.C., is home to Jay and Bill Haas and also 2009 U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover. 3. CALIFORNIA With 916 courses, the Golden State trails only Florida in total number of tracks and blows away every state with a whopping 20 Top 100 designs—one-fifth of our list!

Where is the golfiest part of the nation?

Even MLB pitchers and catchers, whose national pastime is actually golf, can’t wait to start spring training in Florida. Right on Florida’s tail is what may well be the golfiest part of the nation, the Heartland. Michigan and Ohio come in as very strong Nos. 2 and 3, respectively.

How many people play golf in the US?

Golf in the United States is played by about 25 million people, or 8% of the population.

What is the PGA Tour?

The PGA Tour is the main professional golf tour in the United States. It was established by the PGA of America in 1929 and was spun off in 1968. Its calendar features the four major tournaments and World Golf Championships, but do not organize them.