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The 10 Best Golf Courses In The US

By Alyson Penn

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Summer is around the corner, which means that golf season is about to go into full swing.

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9. Shinnecock Hills Golf Club

Shinnecock Hills Golf Club is a links-style golf club located in Southampton, New York. It has hosted the U.S. Open four times, with the first in 1896, and is scheduled to host the tournament again in 2018.

Founded in 1891, Shinnecock Hills is the oldest incorporated golf club in the country, and unlike some of its competitors, it granted women full membership from the start.

It has a course rating of 73.7, with a slope rating of 138, and a par of 70.

Shinnecock Hills

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8. Seminole Golf Course

Seminole Golf Course is a private course located in Tallahassee, Florida. The course, which was constructed in 1962 by architect Donald J. Ross and designer Bill Amick, is a bit on the small side with 6,836 yards.

It has a course rating of 74.3, with a slope rating of 131 and a par of 73.

Seminole Golf Course

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