The 10 Best Public Golf Courses in Oklahoma!

Whether you’re a weekend duffer or a more experienced golfer, you’ll find some excellent golf courses in Oklahoma where you can take in nature. From Oklahoma City to Catoosa, you’ll find a golf club or golf course to suit your level of skill. Now get outside and tee up!   

1. Chickasaw Pointe Golf Club, Kingston, OK

Chickasaw Pointe has been ranked as the third best golf course in Oklahoma since its opening. The green fee is just $50 on weekdays during the summer season. It’s a par 72 course with four sets of tees to give golfers of all skill levels a chance to challenge themselves. 

2. Forest Ridge Golf Course, Broken Arrow, OK

Forest Ridge is an unrestricted golf course with an upscale atmosphere that typically you would only find at members-only courses. Golf Digest ranks the course with 4.5 stars. It’s a beautiful course in the Tulsa metro for golfers of any skill level. 

3. Silverhorn Golf Club, Oklahoma City, OK

Randy Hackenkemper designed this course in northern Oklahoma City. There are four creeks which wind through the property, making it a challenge for some players, but the course is championship level. It’s set on 170 acres and is beautifully maintained for one of the best golfing experiences in Oklahoma. 

4. Cherokee Hills Golf Course, Catoosa, OK

Cherokee Hills was originally designed by Perry Maxwell in 1924, making it one of the oldest courses in the state. It’s been redesigned since those early days to make it more challenging for today’s golfer, whether you play every day or just on the weekends. 

5. Cedar Creek Golf Course, Broken Bow, OK

It’s been said that you might catch a glimpse of a bald eagle in this golf course carved out amid pine, hickory and oak trees. Ken Farley designed the course in 1974, and although the fairways are narrow, beginners and experts will find this course challenging and relaxing. 

6. Karsten Creek Golf Club, Stillwater, OK

Karsten Creek Golf Club is a top-rated golf course across the board. Make sure to check the calendar for closing dates, because it does host many tournaments. It’s home to the Oklahoma State men’s and women’s golf programs, and it’s a challenging course to keep team members at their best. 

7. Lake Hefner Golf Club, Oklahoma City, OK

Oklahoma City maintains many golf courses, but the Lake Hefner course is one of the best. The North Course has a rating of 73.8 and was designed by Randy Heckenkemper. The South Course is rated 70.5 and was designed by Floyd Farley. 

8. Jimmie Austin Golf Club, Norman, OK

This golf course is the University of Oklahoma facility, and features 7,380 yards of golf over rolling hills and native grasses. It has five sets of tees, allowing beginners and pros to be challenged when they come out. 

9. Cimarron National & Cedar Valley Golf Club, Guthrie, OK

You’ll find four 18-hole championship courses at this club located just north of Oklahoma City. Duffy Martin is the founder and designer of the course, and it’s built around his philosophy, "People would rather hit 'em than hunt 'em. Life is too short to hunt for golf balls."

10. Peoria Ridge Golf Course, Miami, OK

This course is owned by the Peoria tribe of Oklahoma, but it’s public access with five sets of tees to give golfers of all levels a challenge. It hosts a number of tournaments each year, and it has great service. 

Oklahoma Search
Visit a Nature Center and Botanical Garden Near You
Find Nature Centers and Botanical Gardens Near You
2000 Remington Place, Oklahoma City, OK
Mission Statement:Oklahoma's premier destination connecting people and our world's vanishing wildlife and wild places.Vision Statement:A world wher... Read More
2435 South Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, OK
About Us: Tulsa Garden Center, located in historic Woodward Park, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide a variety of horticultu... Read More
500 West 1st Street, Shidler, OK
The Bivin Garden is located one quarter of a mile west of Shidler on Highway 11.Shidler is situated 12 miles from the west entrance to The Tallgras... Read More
301 West Reno, Oklahoma City, OK
Myriad Botanical Gardens provides 15 acres of ornamental gardens and grounds that include a children’s garden and carousel, native prairie ga... Read More
50 Group Camp 1 Road, Ardmore, OK
Thousands of varieties of flowers are located at these gardens including a tropical garden, unusual geologic formations, waterfalls, and an arboretum. Read More
US Hwy 259A, Broken Bow, OK
The scenic beauty of Beavers Bend Resort Park makes it one of Oklahoma's most popular resort areas. Beavers Bend Resort Park includes Beavers Bend ... Read More
6700 Mohawk Blvd, Tulsa, OK
The Nature Center is a wonderful place to encounter the wildlife of the Tulsa area. Oxley Nature Center's 804 acres support a diversity of habitats... Read More
North Honor Heights Drive, Muskogee, OK
13700 South Memorial Drive, Bixby, OK
About Us:This 32.5 acre wonderfully wooded park is located just north of the Arkansas River Bridge on Memorial, in Bixby (just south of 134th and M... Read More
1308 West 13th Street, Grove, OK
History:Lendonwood Gardens was founded in 1995 by Dr. Leonard Miller, a retired dentist in Grove, who designed and built the botanical garden that ... Read More
3300 W. 6th, Stillwater, OK
Mission:To serve as coordinator and developer of educational and scientific activities in areas such as landscape design and construction, plant ev... Read More
3900 Tulsa Botanic Dr., Tulsa, OK
Mission:To Promote the beauty and importance of plants and nature to create a more sustainable and hormonious world. Read More
2435 South Peoria Avenue, Tulsa, OK
History:Tulsa's most popular horticultural attraction is located at 21st Street and Peoria in the heart of historic Mapleridge.  In 1909 the i... Read More
43393 Scissortail Road, Lone Wolf, OK
Quartz Mountain Nature Park is in a region that has the unusual distinction of having been under five flags. (1) Spanish from the late 1500's unti... Read More
3400 North West 36th Street, Oklahoma City, OK
The Will Rogers Gardens are operated and maintained by the Horticulture Division of the Parks & Recreation Department.  While at the Garde... Read More
Show More
Select a Oklahoma town to find
the Best Things-To-Do and Places To Go around you
McClain County