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Western Pennsylvania is a beautiful place to play golf. Don't miss this collection of area golf courses (both public and private) covering Pittsburgh, Erie, the Allegheny National Forest and the Laurel Highlands. Plus reviews, shops, associations and golf tips.
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Oakmont Country Club & Golf Course
Nestled in the rolling hills outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Oakmont Country Club often ranks amont the top 5 golf courses in America, and has hosted more major championships that any other golf course in the nation.

A Day on the Links - A Guide to Great Golf in Western PA
Overview of some of Pittsburgh and southwestern Pennsylvania's best golf courses, both public and private, plus tips for improving your game and links to golf courses and associations.

1884 Oakhurst Links
This unusual golf course, located in White Sulfer Springs, WV, has been restored to 1884 condition, complete with 1884 rules, hickory-shafted clubs and no bags or carts. A flock of 36 sheep which roam the course helping to keep the fairways "mowed" also present a unique challenge to golfers.

7 Springs Golf Course
A beautifully maintained 18 hole public golf course located in Elizabeth Township, Allegheny County, approximately 20 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.

Alpine Lake
Nestled high in the mountains in northern West Virginia this par 72 offers a unique design of 6 par fives, 6 par fours and 6 par threes, with the par threes being among the most challenging you'll play anywhere.

Butler Golf Course
Two 18-hole golf courses are open everyday except Christmas at this public course in Elizabeth, PA.

Carradam Golf Club & Practice Range
This golf course in North Huntingdon, PA offers some of the best public course greens in Western Pennsylvania.

Cedarbrook Golf
Enjoy 36 holes and a driving range at this public golf course in Belle Vernon, PA, south of Pittsburgh.

Champion Lakes Golf Club
Enjoy country club golf course conditions in the scenic, country atmosphere of the Ligonier Valley, just 60 minutes east of Pittsburgh. One of the best public courses in Western PA.

Foxburg Country Club
This course, located 88 miles north of Pittsburgh, is the oldest golf course in continuous use in the U.S.

Golf Northwestern Pennsylvania
This tourism site offers information on a wide variety of golf courses in Northwestern PA, plus affordable golf packages.

Golf in PA.com
Web site of the Pennsylvania Golf Course Owners, an association of over 170 golf courses and driving ranges, most of which are open to the public.

Grandview Golf Club
The Grandview Golf Club in Braddock offers spectacular views from almost every hole.

Keystone Public Golf Association
A full-service, non-profit statewide golf association, whose purpose is to represent, promote and serve the best interests of golf in Pennsylvania.

Golf news and reviews from the Pittsburgh Tribune Review.

Mario Lemieux Foundation Celebrity Invitational
This annual charitable 4-day golf and community event sponsored by the Mario Lemieux Foundation takes place each year at Nevillewood. The main objective is to raise money for cancer research and other medical research initiatives.

Nemacolin Woodlands - Mystic Rock & The Links
This world-class resort in the beautiful Laurel Mountains offers two rounds of great golf. The Links course is a traditional Scottish design that beckons to both the serious and novice golfers. Mystic Rock, designed by the legendary Pete Dye, is an ultimate challenge and has received accolades nationwide.

North Park Golf Course
Hours, fees and rules for this Allegheny County owned golf course.

Olde Stonewall Golf Club
One of the newest Pittsburgh area golf courses, Olde Stonewall has already made quite an impression. The spectacular vistas, rushing waterfalls and dramatic bunkering are only part of what earned it the honor of #1 Public Golf Club in PA by GolfDigest magazine.

PA Fairways.com
A Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Web site which promotes Pennsylvania golf courses as the "perfect destination for a fabulous golf getaway." Includes information on over 500 PA golf courses as well as area attractions, lodging and other tourist info.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Golf
News, reviews and a guide to area golf courses from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Pittsburgh Professional Women's Golf Network
The PPWGN provides area women with an organized network of golf outings.

Pittsburgh North Golf Club
A country club course open to the public in Gibsonia, PA.

An upscale, daily fee golf course with a country club feel. Located in Midway, PA, near the Pittsburgh International Airport.

Riverview Golf
This challenging public course in Elizabeth, PA is well-kept and a good value.

South Park Golf Course
Hours, fees and rules for this Allegheny County owned golf course.

Southwestern PA Golf Map
This easy-to-use, point and click map from the Tribune Review makes it easy to find a golf course near you.

Tom's Run at Chestnut Ridge
Outstanding course design and luxury facilities make this public course in Blairsville, PA a favorite.

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