Golf In Houston

Written by Donald Sparacin
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Golf in Houston is a year-round sport with its average temperatures of about 70 degrees. Yes, golf in Houston can also be quite hot and humid in the summer months, but the more than 200 courses offer plenty of water and trees to help you enjoy your passion. Of the 200 places to play golf in Houston, more than half are open to the public, and many of those are quite affordable, with prices ranging between $40 and $125. We will highlight a few of our picks of courses to play golf in Houston on this page.

Featured Courses to Play Golf in Houston

Our first featured course to play golf in Houston is The Lakes Course at Wildcat Golf Club. This Roy Case designed, par 72, course offers five sets of tees with slopes ranging from an easy 98 to a challenging 135. You'll see critters of nearly every species sharing the nearly 60 acres of rolling hills and lakes as you also enjoy views of the Houston skyline just 10 minutes away.

The North Course at BlackHorse Golf was designed by Peter Jacobsen and Jim Hardy to centerpiece the natural wetlands and offer golfers a unique challenge at an affordable price. Green fees are under $100 on this par 72 course offering six sets of tees ranging from an easy and short slope of 115 and 5,065 yards to a challenging and long slope of 130 and 7,300 yards. This course has been voted the number one daily fee course in Houston!

No discussion of places to play golf in Houston would be complete without a mention of Tour 18 Houston. Every hole will seem familiar here because you've seen them all on television. Designer Dave Edsall has taken the country's greatest and most famous 18 holes from 18 different courses and put them all here for you to enjoy within a 30 minute drive from downtown. This course offers three tees ranging from 5,380 yards with a slope of 117 to the 6,782-yard championship tees with a slope of 129. If you can't go to America's best 18 courses, just go here and enjoy their best holes all in one place.Some other courses we recommend in the Houston area are TPC Woodlands, Cypresswood Golf Club, and Longwood Golf Club.

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