Courses and Travel

Best Public Golf Courses in Illinois

Here's's first-ever ranking of the best golf courses you can play in Illinois.

1. The Glen Club, Glenview
2. WeaverRidge, Peoria
3. Eagle Ridge (General), Galena
4. TPC Deere Run, Silvis
5. Thunderhawk, Beach Park
6. Stonewall Orchard, Grayslake
7. Orchard Valley, Aurora
8. Pine Meadow, Mundelein
9. Cantigny (Lakeside/Woodside), Wheaton
10. Harborside International (Port), Chicago
11. Annbriar, Waterloo
12. Heritage Bluffs, Channahon
13. Gateway National, Madison
14. Ruffled Feathers, Lemont
15. Cog Hill No. 2, Lemont

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