Golf Advisor is counting down the 50 best courses in the U.S. of 2017 according to over 150,000 reviews from 92,000 golfers. To view Nos. 50-11, as well as more details on how we determined the list, click here .
Top U.S. 10 courses in 2017
Santa Cruz, Calif.
Architect: Alister MacKenzie
Green fee: $179-282
What they're saying: "Fair (but) tough. All should experience at least once. " - martinsheppey
Architect: Bill Brownlee and Wendell Pickett
Green fee: $70-212
What they're saying: "I've played most of the courses in PHX Metro, both private and public. This course ranks in the top 3 of my list of favorites. " - gsteinback
Architect: Brad Bell
Green fee: $55-145
What they're saying: "This course and facilities are simply beautiful. It is a must play. " - Edhull
Architect: Dr. Michael Hurdzan
Green fee: $43-68
What they're saying: "This course is fun on just about every hole. Greens can be tough, scenery fantastic." - Chris9087922
Pebble Beach, Calif.
Architect: Jack Neville/Douglas Grant
Green fee: $495-525
What they're saying: "Can I give it 6 stars? This is golf heaven for anyone who loves the game. " - LICC
Borrego Springs, Calif.
Architect: Ted Robinson Sr./Tom Fazio
Green fee: $65-200
What they're saying: "I can say without hesitation that Rams Hill is the finest golf experience in San Diego County and beyond. " - jkirschbaum
Architect: Roger Rulewich
Green fee: $79-149
What they're saying: "Top New Jersey Course Lives Up to Its Reputation. " - GalCallaway , New Jersey Local Golf Advisor
Architect: Brian Ault
Green fee: $50-75
What they're saying: "This is one terrific golf course. The conditions were as good as they get. " - whammer5955
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
Architect: Pete Dye
Green fee: $399-549
What they're saying: "Having played it 100+ times on video games it was even better in person. " - JustHaveFun