Set on a generous 218-acre site, Purgatory Golf Club can play anything from 4,400 to 7,754 yards so it can be set up as the shortest or the longest 18-hole course in the Hoosier State. Golfers electing to play from the tips need to be on their game to avoid carding a round from hell.
Unveiled in 1992, the course at Sultan's Run Golf Club in Jasper features one of the best closing holes in Indiana, a 429-yard right doglegged par four which is played to a home green that’s framed by a spectacular waterfall.
Unveiled in 2002, the 18-hole layout at Chariot Run Golf Club is the main sporting attraction at Horsehoe Southern Indiana, the casino complex formerly known as Caesars Indiana.
Robert Trent Jones Snr designed the North and West nines at Otter Creek in 1964 and they comprise the main 18-hole golf course at this 27-hole facility. Rees Jones added another circuit - the East nine - thirty years after his father’s fairways were first fashioned here.
The golf facility at Bridgewater Club in Carmel is a late 1990s Pete Dye design and there are actually two golfing layouts set within a 750-acre woodland property: an 18-hole Championship course and a 9-hole Executive course.
Located to the north west of South Bend, not far from the University of Notre Dame - and its famous “Fighting Irish” varsity sports teams - Blackthorn Golf Club is one of the best municipal tracks in the state of Indiana.
Developed in the 1970s by Bethlehem Steel, Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton boasts twenty-seven golf holes, designed by Ken Killian and Dick Nugent, with the Creek and Lake nines forming the club’s premier 18-hole layout.
The fairways of the Tom Fazio-designed course at the Belterra Casino Resort lie on the flood plain of the Ohio River and the layout is ranked as one of the best casino golf courses in the country.
Pete Dye routed the golf course at Chatham Hills round an 800-acre real estate development to the north of Westfield in Hamilton County, with the first tee shot struck in earnest two years after construction began in late 2014.
The Swan Lake Resort in northern Indiana lies within easy striking distance of Chicago, Detroit and Indianapolis so it is the ideal place to have the United States Golf Academy on-site.