Featured courses designed, remodelled and added to by Donald Ross

Hendersonville

74th North Carolina - Best in Area

Hendersonville County Club might be regarded as a little bit off the beaten trail for golfing in the Tar Heel State but it’s here in the Blue Ridge Mountains that Donald Ross laid out an 18-hole course for the members back in the day.

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Highlands Country Club

30th North Carolina - Best in Area

Bobby Jones practiced on the original 9-hole course at Highlands Country Club back in the late 1920s, just after Donald Ross laid it out.

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Holston Hills

3rd Tennessee - Best in Area

Nestling near the foothills of the Smoky Mountains, is the unassuming Holston Hills Country Club. Is this the best-preserved Donald Ross design in the USA?

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Hope Valley

29th North Carolina - Best in Area

Donald Ross laid out the course for Hope Valley Country Club back in 1926. Byron Nelson won the fourth of his eleven straight PGA Tour wins here in 1945 but it’s much altered since then, most recently by Brian Silva.

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Hyannisport

14th Massachusetts - Best in Area

An Alex Findlay golf course that Donald Ross redesigned in the mid-1930s, the Hyannisport Club layout weaves around the tidal marshes of Nantucket Sound.

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Hyde Park

17th Ohio - Best in Area

Founded in 1909, Hyde Park Golf & Country Club engaged Donald Ross to set out the course in 1920. Tim Liddy has recently restored the layout, researching old drawings before he expanded greens and remodelled bunkers.

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Idle Hour

1st Kentucky - Best in Area

Ron Pritchard recently reworked the old 1925 Donald Ross course at Idle Hour Country Club, restoring bunkers and adding length to the layout.

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Indian Hill

51st Illinois - Best in Area

Dating back to its inception in 1914, the old course at Indian Hill Golf Club is a Donald Ross layout that remains largely intact, despite many modifications made down the years.

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Interlachen

2nd Minnesota - Best in Area 80th USA Ranking 93rd North America Ranking

During the 1930 US Open at Interlachen Country Club, Bobby Jones skimmed his ball over the water on the 9th to make a birdie which went a long way to ensuring he achieved the "Grand Slam".

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Inverness Club

5th Ohio - Best in Area 82nd USA Ranking 96th North America Ranking

For those readers who associate Inverness with a certain shy little Nessie, we can tell you that the Inverness Club has absolutely nothing to do with the Loch Ness monster.

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Donald Ross Leaderboard

Rank Name Courses Played
1 James VanArsdall Courses Played 136
2 Pam Allen Courses Played 100
= Joseph Andriole Courses Played 100
4 Paul Rudovsky Courses Played 88
5 Jon Gillman Courses Played 73
6 Steve MacQuarrie Courses Played 72
7 James Gold Courses Played 63
= David Harak Courses Played 63
9 Bill Vostniak Courses Played 62
10 Bob McCoy Courses Played 60