Matt Ginella's Top 50 courses you can play in the U.S.: 30-21



Travel expert Matt Ginella is counting down his Top 50 Courses You Can Play in the U.S. on Golf Channel's Morning Drive. The top 10 courses will be revealed on Sunday morning at 7:30 a.m. EST. To view Nos .50-31, click here.

30. Arcadia Bluffs

Arcadia, Mich.
Designer: Rick Smith
Price: $190
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29. South Course at Torrey Pines

La Jolla, Calif.
Designer: William F. Bell, Rees Jones
Price: $61-229


28. Blue Course at Streamsong Resort

Fort Meade, Fla.
Designer: Tom Doak
Price: $200-255


27. Old Macdonald at Bandon Dunes Resort

Bandon, Ore.
Designer: Tom Doak, Jim Urbina
Price: $265-310


26. TPC Old White at The Greenbrier

White Sulphur Springs, W.V.
Designer: C.B. MacDonald, Seth Raynor
Price: $335-385
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25. TPC Harding Park

San Francisco, Calif.
Designer: Willie Watson
Price: $53-176


24. Sand Valley

Nekoosa, Wisc.
Designer: Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw
Price: $195-215

23. The Dunes Golf and Beach Club

Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Designer: Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Price: $219

22. Pine Needles Resort & Golf Club

Southern Pines, N.C.
Designer: Donald Ross
Price: $200-235


21. Seaside Course at Sea Island

St. Simons Island, Ga.
Designer: H.S. Colt, Tom Fazio
Price: $225-295
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Click here to view Nos. 20-11

Video: Ginella on courses 25-21 in his Top 50

Dec 09, 2016



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BostonGolfTraveler wrote at 2016-12-09 20:00:30+00:00:

I've played 5 of 21-50 list. Thanks for the list Matt, I have a long way to go just on these 30


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Matt Ginella is Golf Channel's resident travel insider. He writes for GolfChannel.com and appears weekly on "Morning Drive." Before Golf Channel, Ginella was senior travel editor for Golf Digest and Golf World from 2007-2012 and covered courses, resorts and the avid amateur golfer's annual buddies trips to over 60 destinations around the country. Ginella graduated from St. Mary's College (Calif.) in 1995 and earned a masters degree in journalism from Columbia University in 2003. Follow Matt on Twitter at @mattginellagc and on Instagram at @Matt_Ginella.