Palmer Drive, off Hwy 711,
Ligonier, Pennsylvania 15658
Office+1 (724) 238 9555
Pro shop+1 (724) 238 2422
Fax+1 (724) 238 0467
Golf proChris J. McKnight (PGA Head Professional)
18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
Original design by Dick Wilson (1959); significant renovations by Arnold Palmer (2003).
1 mi S of Ligonier / 50 mi SE of Pittsburgh.
Laurel Valley Golf Club is home to one of the top-rated and finest championship golf courses in Pennsylvania. The excellent tree-lined and open parkland layout contains a wealth of wonderfully crafted, memorable and challenging holes. Definitely a course that will challenge your all-round game. However, this is a private course generally playable only by members and their guests.
Laurel Valley is a private club. Guests may only play if hosted by a member.
Walking permitted. Caddies available.
Laurel Valley has hosted many top-level tournaments and major championships, including the Ryder Cup (1975), US PGA Championship (1965), US Senior Open (1989) and US Senior PGA Championship (2005). (See our Tournaments section >by Venue >Laurel Valley).
2019/20 Golf Digest rating: 105th best course in the USA and 5th best in Pennsylvania.
PGA Championship: the first men’s major of the year will be contested at TPC Harding Park, without spectators being present (Aug 6-9).
European Senior (Staysure) Tour: the Europe-based over-50s tour for men has taken the reluctant step of cancelling the entire 2020 season, based on the additional coronavirus risk associated with the age demographic of the players.
Miguel Ángel Jiménez: recorded his 707th European Tour start at the English Open in July, surpassing Sam Torrance’s record for the most appearances on the Tour.
Brooks Koepka: the former world No.1 defends his title at the WGC-FedEx St Jude Invitational at TPC Southwind in Memphis (July 30-Aug 2).
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