Our panelists record their favourite programs for an inexpensive round the clock.

Gap 12 marker at Texarkana Golf Ranch. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning Information)

By Mark Kazlowski and Scott Bell of the Dallas Morning Information

12:47 pm Might 7, 2022 CDT

The payment is a greens payment plus the price of the cart plus tax for a chief Saturday tee time. Charges are from March 2022. Precise charges might range. To be eligible, a course should be rated by 5 panel members.

2022 Rank syllabus place
designer 12 months
to open
cost 2021
1 Texarkana Golf Ranch texarkana
Jim Fazio Jr. 2002 $42 1
2 Gus Wortham Park Golf Course houston
baxter span 1908 $55 4
3 Stevens Park Golf Course Dallas
Ex-Jack Burke Sr.;
Y-Colligan Golf Design
1950 $58 8
4 Delaware Springs
Golf Course
Dave Axland, Dan Proctor 1999 $53 6
5 Legacy Hills George City
Billy Casper, Greg Nasho 1996 $56 NR
6 Squaw Creek Golf Membership willow park
X-Ralph Plummer
Y-Colligan Golf Design
1971 $58 3
7 Willow Springs Golf Course San Antonio
Emil Loeffler, John Bredemus 1923 $50 13
8 Cedar Creek Golf Course San Antonio
Baxter Spahn, Ken Dye, Joe Finger 1989 $54 1 1
9 Cut up Rail Hyperlinks and Golf Golf equipment aledo
Phil Lumsden 2002 $59 22
10 Waters Creek, Course in Custom Allen
X-Bruce Devlin/Robert Von Hague, Y-Weibing Wolford Design 1991 $59 NR
1 1 Jimmy Clay Golf Course Austin
Joe Finger 1974 $54 20
12 Morris Williams Golf Course Austin
Leon Howard 1964 $42 18
13 barecut course huntsville
Journey Davis 2003 $37 10
14 Claiburn Golf Hyperlinks Claiburn
Colligan Golf Design 2009 $46 15
15 Cedar Crest Golf Course Dallas
XAW Tillinghast,
1918 $47 23
16 Sherrill Park Municipal No. 1 Richardson
ex- Leon Howard, Buster Craig;
1973 $57 12
17 Cypresswood Golf Membership,
Cypress Course
Keith Foster 1997 $55 NR
18 Pecan Valley Golf Course,
river course
Fort Price
Ralph Plummer 1963 $33 NR
19 mesquite golf course mesquite
Ex-Leon Howard;
y-Jeffrey D. Brauer
1965 $50 NR
20 Hidden Creek Golf Course burlson
Ex—Steve Plummer;
Y-Colligan Golf Design
1997 $48 24
21 Colovista Golf Membership Bastrop
les appelt 1997 $53 21
22 Lions Municipal Golf Course Austin
AW Tillinghaast 1924 $54 19
23 Rayburn Nation Resort brookland
X-J Rivier, Robert von Hague; Y-Randolph P. Russell/Invoice Hannah 1968 $59 NR
24 Gaines County Golf Course Seminole
Jim Terry 1958 $40 NR
25 Woodbridge Golf Membership Willie
Lee Singletary 1999 $59 NR

X-Authentic Design; Y-Redesign. NR-rank no; *Ranked in a special worth class in 2021. Now not ranked: 6. Ross Rogers Golf Advanced, Wildhorse Course, Amarillo; 7. Brackenridge Park GC, San Antonio; 10. Butterfield Path GC, El Paso; 11. Panorama GC, Conroe; 15.Rayburn Nation Resort, Brookland; 19. Houston Nationwide GC; 21. Olympia Hills GC, Common Metropolis; 22. Golf Membership of Texas—Concun; 23. Course in Waters Creek, Traditions, Allen; 24. Angoor Nagar; 25. Shadowglen GC, Manor.

Course Ranking Standards

Multifaceted expertise: What makes the curriculum an excellent combine for top and low handicap? Are higher gamers challenged, whereas greater handicaps are capable of take pleasure in play via using smaller teeing areas, alternate routes, hazard spots and accessible pins?

Shotmaking: Does it check accuracy, finesse, size, and pouring with out inserting an excessive amount of emphasis on any of those abilities?

Design: Is there an excellent stability? totally different lengths? Doglegs proper and left? Threats placement? Inexperienced sizes and styles?

Afterthoughts: How a lot do you bear in mind in regards to the course? Does one or two holes come throughout as nice or unhealthy?

magnificence: Do pure values ​​add to the pleasure of a spherical? Bushes, shrubs, hills, mounds, flowers, and many others.?

Upkeep: How would you fee the course circumstances, making an allowance for all of the facets like tees, greens, fairways, bunkers? When is spring, summer time, fall or winter seen?

Enjoyment: How do you’re feeling about being on the course? What about options? From arrival to departure, was it an excellent, unhealthy or nostalgic {golfing} expertise?


David AltemusCommon Supervisor/COO, Royal Oaks CC, Houston

William Aycockthe woodlands novice

mike baileyHouston-based golf author

Robert Bantafrisco novice

Walt Barnesedison novice

brent blackburnHead Skilled Corpus Christi CC

Kurt Breaksmontgomery novice

John Brechindallas novice

Bruce BurgerSuperintendent The Quarry Golf Membership

ben burnsHead Skilled Crown Colony CC, Lufkin

mark buttonSenior Director of Communications Texas Golf Affiliation

Tony Campagnagolf course sand and supplies guide

Miles CarlsonMontgomery Tx . Golf Course Superintendent at Grand Pines GC in

Greg Clarkfrisco novice

Beth Cleckleraustin novice

John CochranDirector of Competitions for the Texas Golf Affiliation South Texas, Kingwood Beginner

Kyle Cuddyplano novice

brent cooperdallas novice

jack cooperroulette novice

Daniel CoughlanDirector of Golf Bent Tree CC

Robert Couturedallas novice

barry dentonPGA Professionals, Cordillera Ranch, Born

Thomas DevannaAssistant Skilled Tangle Ridge GC, Grand Prairie

Cameron PerformedHead Skilled Preston Path Golf Membership, Dallas

conrad dosthe woodlands novice

cam daughertycorpus christi novice

lu duranfrisco novice

bob elliotPGA Life Member, Dallas

Zane EllisKing-Collins Golf Design Affiliate, League Metropolis Hobbyist

gilbert freemanPGA Skilled Emeritus Lakewood CC, Dallas

edward gatlinPGA Life Member, Athens

Kenneth GorzikDirector of Agricultural Sciences Horseshoe Bay Resort

invoice hanleyFort Price novice, former president of the Texas Golf Affiliation

toad harborRoyal Oaks CC GM/COO, Dallas

Mark HarrisonGovernment Director/CEO of NTPGA

Malcolm HollandDallas novice, former president of the Texas Golf Affiliation

Danny JonesHead Skilled, Walden on Lake Conroe

mark kazlowskiTexas Golf Editor, Cedar Hill Beginner

Robbie KearneyGM Cimarron Hills Golf & CC

Trey KempoGolf Course Architect, Dallas Hobbyist

Keith Kirkendallythe woodlands novice

ryan kosickAssistant Government Director / COO of NTPGA

Nancy Cromariaustin novice

Kellen KubasakiCOO of Golf San Antonio, San Antonio novice

Phyllis Quadarifort price novice

Ricky LyonCommon Supervisor Westwood Golf Membership, Houston

kathy marinoJesuit Golf Coach, LPGA Skilled

James McAfeeFormer NTPGA Government Director, Golf Author, Planoamateur

Mike McCabeCommon Supervisor Golf Membership in Tribute

Sam Morrowhouston novice

terry olsonDirector of Gross sales and Advertising and marketing, Lajitas Golf Resort

Casey PaulsonPresident of Gross sales and Operations, Driftwood Golf Membership

mike petersonPGA Tour Guidelines Official, Garland Beginner

kevin porterDallas novice, director of competitions for the Texas Golf Affiliation North Texas

George PreloGM of Golf Operations, Ross Rogers and Comanche Path Golf Advanced, Amarillo

Jim QuinoaGolf consultant, board member of Fort Price’s first tee, builds Arlington novice

jerry ransomgreenville novice

mass rapdallas novice

Paul Richardsaustin novice

Corey RobersonDirector of Golf Cordillera Ranch, Bornia

Robert Rodriguezsan antonio novice

Chris RoweHead Skilled Whispering Pines, Trinity

Linda Sackettsan antonio novice

Lee Sandlindallas novice

Kerry ShultenDallas novice, former president of the Texas Golf Affiliation

Zach SevillaSpeaker BestGrips.com, Conroe Beginner

wesley shawdallas novice

Marty Slade Perlmandallas novice

Randy SmithPGA Skilled Emeritus, Royal Oaks CC, Dallas

Shane Smithconro novice

Mark SteinbauerSpirit Golf Affiliation Vice President

tom streuberPGA Skilled Emeritus Merido Golf Membership, Carrollton

alden tarveraustin novice

Steve TermeerGM/COO College of Texas Golf Membership, Austin

Matt TrevinoDirector of Golf, Riverhill CC, Kerville

Tammy Trichellsan antonio novice

Mark Tylendalewisville novice

Casey WadeHead Skilled Excessive Meadow Ranch GC, Magnolia

Pat WheelerHost of Texas Lynx on the Air, Dallas Beginner

nanette wheelieswaco novice

Jim Whittenarlington novice

greg villebelton novice

Chris Vinnohouston novice

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