Featured courses designed, remodelled and added to by A. W. Tillinghast

Pittsburgh Field Club

22nd Pennsylvania - Best in Area

Venue for the PGA Championship in 1937, the course at Pittsburgh Field Club is a rather hilly and much-modified Alex Findlay design from 1915.

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Quaker Ridge

9th New York - Best in Area 47th USA Ranking 52nd North America Ranking

The course at Quaker Ridge Golf Club is one of the most unheralded layouts in the USA and only those in the know have heard of it, and only the lucky few have played it.

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Rochester Golf & Country Club

15th Minnesota - Best in Area

The course at Rochester Golf & Country Club is an A W Tillinghast design that has, down the years, become a sterner challenge due to the growth of pine trees planted along the playing corridors.

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Rockaway Hunting Club

53rd New York - Best in Area

Members of the Rockaway Hunting Club on Brosewere Bay have played on their 18-hole layout for over a hundred years now. Devereux Emmet set out the original course in 1915 before A. W. Tillinghast added seven new holes a decade later. Gil Hanse ran a restoration project for the club in 2009.

San Francisco

5th California - Best in Area 20th USA Ranking 20th North America Ranking 35th World Ranking

Albert Warren Tillinghast was probably the greatest American golf course architect of his day and “Tilly” was the genius who crafted the course for San Francisco Golf Club in 1915.

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Sands Point

48th New York - Best in Area

Sands Point Golf Club was formed in 1928, when A. W. Tillinghast was invited to modify an existing 9-hole layout and construct another nine. Despite many alterations, Tilly’s trademark deep greenside bunkers survive.

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Scarboro

28th Ontario - Best in Area 51st Canada Ranking

The 144-acre Scarboro Golf & Country Club site was the venue of four Canadian Opens and three of these championships were decided by one stroke...

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Shackamaxon

Gem USA - Best in Area

The course at Shackamaxon Country Club is an A. W. Tillinghast layout dating back to 1916 so it’s one of the first 18-hole courses the architect ever designed, employing features he would use throughout his career such as flash-faced sand hazards and diagonal cross bunkering.

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Shawnee Inn (Red & Blue)

Gem USA - Best in Area

The Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort is located in the foothills of the Pocono Mountains, by the flowing waters of the Delaware River, where it opened up in 1911 as the Buckwood Inn.

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A. W. Tillinghast Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Joseph Andriole Courses Played 33
2 Paul Rudovsky Courses Played 32
3 Marc Bender Courses Played 30
4 Bob McCoy Courses Played 28
= Bill Vostniak Courses Played 28
6 James Gold Courses Played 27
7 Cory Lewis Courses Played 26
8 M. James Ward Courses Played 25
9 Fergal O'Leary Courses Played 23
10 Joshua Asher Courses Played 22