Best golf courses: Oregon

Oregon: the table below provides brief details about the top golf courses in this country or region. Each golf club has been visited and/or researched by Where2Golf. Click on the course name below to discover more. The course ratings below range from 5 highest, to 2 lowest. They attempt to provide an indication of the golfing experience you might expect at the course (based on its design, condition and surroundings). Hover your cursor above the Rating Key for the rating definitions.
4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Overdorf, William

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

William Overdorf
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Bandon
Hixson, Dan

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bandon

Designer

Dan Hixson
5-PLUS: In the world’s elite - has few peers; one of our top-rated 5s!
Visitors welcome
Bandon
McLay-Kidd, David

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bandon

Designer

David McLay-Kidd

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bandon
Doak & Urbina

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bandon

Designer

Tom Doak & Jim Urbina

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Bandon
Doak, Tom

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bandon

Designer

Tom Doak

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Bandon
Coore & Crenshaw

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bandon

Designer

Bill Coore & Ben Crenshaw.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Graves, Robert Muir

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Robert Muir Graves
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Mason, Gene

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Gene (Bunny) Mason
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Rsrt guests only
Bend
Jacobsen & Hardy

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Peter Jacobsen & Jim Hardy
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Medford
Fought, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Medford

Designer

John Fought

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Portland
Macan, Arthur

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Arthur Vernon (Mac) Macan
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Mason & Ramey

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Original design by Gene Mason (1979); redesigned by Jim Ramey (1996).
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Mason, Gene

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Gene (Bunny) Mason

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Thronson, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

John Thronson

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Medford
RTJ II

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Medford

Designer

Robert Trent Jones II Golf Course Architects.

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Egan, H. Chandler

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

H. Chandler Egan
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Salem
Cutler, Don

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Salem

Designer

Donald L. (Don) Cutler
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Eugene
Baldock, Bob

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Eugene

Designer

Bob Baldock (1964); redesigned by Dan Hieson (2002)
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Eugene
Jones Sr, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Eugene

Designer

Original course designed by H. Chandler Egan (1923); modifications by Robert Trent Jones Sr (1967) and John Harbottle (2010).
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Eugene
Jones, Rees

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Eugene

Designer

Rees Jones

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Bell & Bell

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

William & Francis Bell

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Egan, Robinson & Strawn

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Original 3-hole course thought to date from 1888; club established with a nine-hole layout developed by Robert Livingstone (1892 or 1896). Expanded from 9 to 18 holes by George Turnbull, George Eddy & R.C.F. Astbury (1915); renovation and redesign by H. Chandler Egan (1931); renovated by William G. "Bill" Robinson (2000), and John Strawn (2013).

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Medford
Baldock, Bob

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Medford

Designer

Bob Baldock & Robert L. Baldock / redesigned by Jim Ramsey (2005)
4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Portland
RTJ II

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Robert Trent Jones II Golf Course Architects.

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Portland
RTJ II

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Robert Trent Jones II Golf Course Architects.

Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Martin, Dave

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Dave Martin

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Harbottle, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Current course at this location designed by John Harbottle III (2005), following Club's two-mile relocation required due to a road project impacting the original course.
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
(Closed in 2018)
Portland
Bell & Mason

Visitors?

(Closed in 2018)

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

William P. Bell / Gene (Bunny) Mason

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Cupp & Fought

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Co-designed by Bob Cupp and John Fought.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Whitcomb, Brian

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Brian Whitcomb
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Salem
Stark, Mike

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Salem

Designer

Mike Stark
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Robinson, William

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson, and younger brother John F. Robinson.

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Federsfield, Fred

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Fred Federsfield
3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Harbottle, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Original nine designed by golf enthusiasts Ralph Shattuck & George Waale. Most recent changes designed by John Harbottle.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Medford
Cooke, Graham

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Medford

Designer

Graham Cooke & Associates (Graham Cooke & Wayne Carleton).

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Eugene
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Eugene

Designer

Originally a nine-hole layout known as Rhodo Dunes (1963); redesigned and expanded to 18 holes by William G. "Bill" Robinson (1989).

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Robinson, Bill

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

William G. "Bill" Robinson.

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Portland
Mason, Gene

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Gene (Bunny) Mason & Bob Gilder
Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Portland
Jones Sr, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Original nine-hole layout (1914); extended to 18-holes by Scottish-born professional and course designer George Turnbull (1918). Significant modifications made by Robert Trent Jones Sr (1950) and later by John Harbottle.

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private course
Bend
Fazio, Tom

Visitors?

Private course

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Tom Fazio

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Nicklaus, Jack

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

A Jack Nicklaus Signature course

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Cupp, Bob

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Bob Cupp.

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private course
Portland
Cupp, Bob

Visitors?

Private course

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Bob Cupp.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Ramey, Jim

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Jim Ramey

3-star: Good course – an enjoyable test for your game.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Zoller, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

John Zoller

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Zoller, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

John Zoller

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
2nd half of mnth
Portland
Cupp, Bob

Visitors?

2nd half of mnth

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Bob Cupp.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
1st half of mnth
Portland
Fought, John

Visitors?

1st half of mnth

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

John Fought

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Graves, Robert Muir

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Robert Muir Graves

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Medford
Palmer, Arnold

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Medford

Designer

An Arnold Palmer Signature Course.

3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Salem
Kay, Ercel

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Salem

Designer

Ercel Kay

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Salem
Jacobsen, Peter

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Salem

Designer

Original design by Fred Federspiel. Redesigned by Peter Jacobsen and Jim Hardy.

Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Bandon
Stark & Claveran

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bandon

Designer

Mike Stark & Troy Claveran

Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Portland
Jacobsen & Hardy

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Peter Jacobsen & Jim Hardy
5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Rsrt guests only
Bend
Cupp, Bob

Visitors?

Rsrt guests only

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Bob Cupp.

4-PLUS: Must play course - excellent standard; worthy of 4½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Fought, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Original course established in 1969, redesigned by John Fought in 1999.

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Jones II, Robert Trent

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Robert Trent Jones Jr.

5-star: Fabulous – courses don’t get much better than this.
Visitors welcome
Bend
McLay-Kidd, David

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

David McLay-Kidd
3-PLUS: Good course - several memorable features; worthy of 3½ stars.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Robinson, Ted

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Ted Robinson (Sr).

Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Salem
Robinson, Ted

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Salem

Designer

Ted Robinson (Sr).

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.
Private club
Portland
Moffat, Jack

Visitors?

Private club

Nearest city

Portland

Designer

Jack Moffat

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.
Visitors welcome
Bend
Graves, Robert Muir

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Bend

Designer

Robert Muir Graves
Unrated: Well regarded course not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.
Visitors welcome
Kennewick
Steidel, John

Visitors?

Visitors welcome

Nearest city

Kennewick

Designer

John Steidel

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