Top golf courses in the world

1 of 28 Larry Lambrecht
Pine Valley Pine Valley, N.J., #1 U.S., #1 World
2 of 28 Joann Dost
Cypress Point Pebble Beach, Calif., #2 U.S., #2 World
3 of 28 MillerBrown
Augusta National Augusta, Ga., #3 U.S., #3 World
4 of 28 Bob Martin/SI
St. Andrews (Old Course) St. Andrews, Scotland, #4 World
5 of 28 Bob Atkins
Royal County Down Newcastle, Northern Ireland, #5 World
6 of 28 Fred Vuich
Shinnecock Hills Southampton, N.Y., #4 U.S., #6 World
7 of 28 Kohjiro Kinno/SI
Pebble Beach Pebble Beach, Calif., #5 U.S., #7 World
8 of 28 Fred Vuich/John Bodecker/NBC
Oakmont Oakmont, Pa., #6 U.S., #8 World
9 of 28 Fred Vuich
Muirfield Gullane, Scotland, #9 World
10 of 28 Brian Morgan/Icon SMI
Merion Ardmore, Pa., #7 U.S., #10 World
11 of 28 Patrick Drickey/Stonehousegolf.com
Sand Hills Mullen, Neb., #8 U.S., #11 World
12 of 28 Lou Capozzola/SI
National Golf Links of America Southampton, N.Y., #9 U.S., #12 World
13 of 28 John & Jeannine Henebry
Royal Melbourne (West) Melbourne, Australia, #13 World
14 of 28 Larry Lambrecht
Royal Portrush (Dunluce) Portrush, Northern Ireland, #14 World
15 of 28 Pinehurst
Pinehurst (No. 2) Pinehurst, N.C., #10 U.S., #15 World
16 of 28 David Cannon/Getty Images
Royal Dornoch Dornoch, Scotland, #16 World
17 of 28 David Cannon/Getty Images
Ballybunion (Old) Ballybunion, Ireland, #17 World
18 of 28 Fred Vuich
Turnberry (Ailsa) Turnberry, Scotland, #18 World
19 of 28 Wood Sabold
Pacific Dunes Bandon, Ore., #11 U.S., #19 World
20 of 28 Larry Lambrecht
Crystal Downs Frankfort, Mich., #12 U.S., #20 World
21 of 28 Fred Vuich
Winged Foot (West) Marnaroneck, N.Y., #13 U.S., #22 World
22 of 28 Larry Lambrecht
Seminole Juno Beach, Fla., #14 U.S., #23 World
23 of 28 Larry Lambrecht
Chicago Wheaton, Ill., #15 U.S., #24 World
24 of 28 David Cannon/Getty Images
Prarie Dunes Hutchinson, Kan., #16 U.S., #25 World
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San Francisco San Francisco, Calif., #17 U.S., #26 World
26 of 28 Larry Lambrecht
Fishers Island Fishers Island, N.Y., #18 U.S., #28 World
27 of 28 Nile Young
Oakland Hills (South) Bloomfield Hills, Mich., #19 U.S., #29 World
28 of 28 Shelly Castellano/Icon SMI
Riviera Pacific Palisades, Calif., #20 U.S., #31 World