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


12th Pennsylvania - Best in Area

A. W. Tillinghast is said to have worked on more than 250 courses and he designed around a dozen of these in his home state of Pennsylvania, one of which was Sunnehanna Country Club.


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Sunningdale Country Club

40th New York - Best in Area

Mike DeVries completed the upgrade of the original Seth Raynor layout at Sunningdale Country Club in 2016, rebuilding the greens and rerouting the last three holes to provide a more exciting finish.


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Swope Memorial

21st Missouri - Best in Area

Situated close to Kansas City Zoo, Swope Memorial Golf Course is an A.W. Tillinghast design which first opened its doors to the public in 1934. It’s a tight course, with many of the tree-lined, undulating fairways playing to multi-tiered greens.


12th Oklahoma - Best in Area

Tulsa Country Club is the second oldest course in the state of Oklahoma, dating back to 1920 when A.W. Tillinghast set out the fairways. It’s been much modified down the years, most notably by Jay Morrish.

Upper Montclair (South & West)

44th New Jersey - Best in Area

A.W. Tillinghast set out the original 18-hole course at Upper Montclair Country Club in the 1920s then Robert Trent Jones completely renovated the layout in 1956, adding another nine holes (the South) in the process.


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15th New York - Best in Area 93rd USA Ranking

Wykagyl Country Club is one of the many underappreciated gems located in Westchester County, just a few miles to the north of New York City.


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A. W. Tillinghast Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 Paul Rudovsky Courses Played 31
2 Marc Bender Courses Played 30
= Joseph Andriole Courses Played 30
4 Bob McCoy Courses Played 28
5 James Gold Courses Played 25
= Cory Lewis Courses Played 25
7 Fergal O'Leary Courses Played 23
8 Paul Jones Courses Played 22
9 M. James Ward Courses Played 20
10 Andy Troeger Courses Played 19