North Chicago Golf Courses

North Chicago Golf

Just a short drive or train ride from the city, golfers can escape from the hustle and bustle of the big city by booking discount tee times at world-class golf courses in the North suburbs of Chicago, Illinois. With incredible bodies of water like Lake Michigan and the Chain O' Lakes, the North suburbs of Chicago have no shortage of natural water features and hazards on their golf courses that prove to be exciting challenges for every level of golfer. Home to towns like Wilmette, Vernon Hills, Lake Forest and Grayslake, the Northern suburbs of Chicago feature the best of the best when it comes to golf courses, with designs by the likes of Arthur Hills and Tom Fazio. In between tee times, golf lovers can ride a coaster at Six Flags Great America in Gurnee or catch a concert at Ravinia in Highland Park.

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Golf Courses Near North Chicago, IL

Brae Loch Golf Club

33600 N. US Highway 45,
Grayslake, IL 60030 United States

Brae Loch Golf Club in Grayslake, Illinois, located midway between Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Chicago, Illinois, is a fun and challenging 18-hole, par 70 golf course featuring mature trees and sweeping vistas. Brae Loch is a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary Course, and has been recognized for its efforts in environmental stewardship. The golf course features mature trees and sweeping vistas that provide a quality golf experience for all skill levels. The player-friendly, relaxing golf course with its subtle rolling terrain is ideal for walking or cart use. Don't wait any longer; reserve your tee time today.
Countryside - Prairie

20800 W. Hawley St.,
Mundelein, IL 60060 United States

At Countryside Golf Club in Mundelein, Illinois, located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, golfers can play two challenging and award-winning 18-hole golf courses. The Prairie (East) Course was designed by Bob Lohman in 1991, and features bent grass tees, wide-open greens and sand bunkers that offer golfers a chance to challenge their game. The Traditional (West) Course, built in 1927, has bent grass tees and tree-lined fairways that offer golfers scenic and challenging rounds of play. Countryside is the third public golf course in Illinois and the 14th in the nation distinguished as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. Countryside offers guests 30 hitting stations at its Learning Center. Reserve your tee time today.
Countryside - Traditional

20800 W. Hawley St.,
Mundelein, IL 60060 United States

At Countryside Golf Club in Mundelein, Illinois, located in the northwest suburbs of Chicago, golfers can play two challenging and award-winning 18-hole golf courses. The Prairie (East) Course was designed by Bob Lohman in 1991, and features bent grass tees, wide-open greens and sand bunkers that offer golfers a chance to challenge their game. The Traditional (West) Course, built in 1927, has bent grass tees and tree-lined fairways that offer golfers scenic and challenging rounds of play. Countryside is the third public golf course in Illinois and the 14th in the nation distinguished as a Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. Countryside offers guests 30 hitting stations at its Learning Center. Reserve your tee time today.
Deerpath Golf Course

500 W Deerpath Rd,
Lake Forest, IL 60045 United States

Deerpath Golf Course, located less than one hour north of Chicago, in Lake Forest, Illinois, is an 18-hole public golf course, measuring 6,255 yards with a par of 70. The parkland-style golf course features spectacular mature trees, high quality naturalized areas and beautiful water features including ponds and streams. Deerpath is characterized by tight fairways and small greens, and it is easily walkable. Additional amenities of Deerpath Golf Course include a grass tee driving range, practice chipping area, golf shop with a complete line of golf merchandise and the Sandwedge Grill, perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Reserve your next tee time today.
Foss Park Golf Course

3124 Argonne Dr.,
North Chicago, IL 60064 United States

Foss Park Golf Course is a fun, player friendly 18-hole regulation golf course located in North Chicago, Illinois. The course offers five sets of tees for players of all skill levels and stretches 6,839 yards from the longest tees for a par of 72. This course features large greens complimented with mature trees and plenty of sand and water hazards to challenge all golfers. Don't miss out on this great Chicagoland golfing value. Schedule a tee time to play Foss Park Golf Course today.
Fox Lake Country Club

7220 State Park Road,
Fox Lake, IL 60020 United States

Fox Lake Country Club is nestled in the rolling terrain of the Fox River Valley in Fox Lake, Illinois, just minutes from Wisconsin and Chicago's North suburbs. The par 72 course has been rated among the Top 50 golf facilities in Illinois. Fox Lake features bent grass greens and bluegrass fairways. The rolling terrain and water hazards make this golf course both beautiful and challenging. The golf course houses a full practice putting and chipping green and bunker practice facility. The public club has daily tee times available.
Grayslake Golf Course

240 Commerce Dr,
Grayslake, IL 60030 United States

Grayslake Golf Course is a municipal course located in Grayslake, IL. Designed by Greg Martin, the nine hole course opened in 2000.
Lake Bluff Golf Club

355 W Washington Ave,
Lake Bluff, IL 60044 United States

Lake Bluff Golf Club is a par 72 municipal course located in Lake Bluff, IL. The 18 hole course opened in 1968.
Pine Meadow Golf Club

1 Pine Meadow Lane,
Mundelein, IL 60060 United States

One of the best public tracks in Chicagoland, Pine Meadow Golf Club in Mundelein, Illinois, is a stimulating 18-hole golf course skillfully routed through a special property. With seven sets of tees, Pine Meadow plays between 5,272 and 7,238 yards and allows players to tailor the course to their skill level. Eighty-nine strategically placed bunkers, countless majestic trees and many tricky water features add to the fun at Pine Meadow. Pine Meadow’s first big test for players comes at the 2nd hole, a 556-yard par 5 that doglegs right before arriving at a well-protected green. Pine Meadow also boasts a fantastic practice facility with an expansive driving range and a putting/chipping green with bunkers. With its stimulating layout and best-in-class facilities, Pine Meadow Golf Club is a must visit for all golfers in the Chicagoland area.
Sunset Valley Golf Club

1390 Sunset Road,
Highland Park, IL 60035 United States

Sunset Valley Golf Club is an 18-hole municipal course located in Highland Park, IL. The par 72 opened in 1922. Sunset Valley Golf Club is one of the premier golf courses of Chicago's North Shore. Designed to challenge every level of playing ability, the layout stretches 6,500 yards and has bentgrass fairways and manicured greens.
ThunderHawk Golf Club

39700 N. Lewis Ave.,
Beach Park, IL 60099 United States

ThunderHawk Golf Club in Beach Park, Illinois, is a Robert Trent Jones, Jr.-designed golf course located in between Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Chicago, Illinois. Named one of the “Best Courses You Can Play” by Golfweek in 2012, the golf course is nestled on 244 beautiful acres of forest, marsh and prairie. ThunderHawk was the first public golf course in Illinois to achieve Audubon Signature certification. The golf course houses a 10-acre practice facility with a 40-station driving range, specialized short game areas, chipping and putting greens and practice bunkers. Experience one of the best golf courses in the Midwest.
Valley Ridge Golf Course

40150 N. Route 59,
Antioch, IL 60002 United States

Located in Lake County, Illinois, Valley Ridge Golf Course features multiple sets of tees, immaculately manicured greens, scenic lakes and wetlands across a 6,200-yard layout. Valley Ridge is sure to challenge players at every level. After the round, golfers can find food and a cold beverage in our clubhouse where the staff will meet all your needs during your round at Valley Ridge. Never played Valley Ridge Golf Course? Come out and give the course a try, you’re sure to like what you’ll find.
Vernon Hills Golf Course

291 Evergreen Dr,
Vernon Hills, IL 60061 United States

Vernon Hills Golf Course, located in Vernon Hills, IL, has been ranked as one of the Top Ten Best 9-hole courses in the Chicagoland area. The par 34 features narrow fairways and small greens. The terrain is rolling with a creek that meanders into play on seven holes. Well-known architect, Dick Nugent, redesigned the course and a brand new clubhouse opened in 1996. Vernon Hills is a great test of golf for all skill levels.
Willow Hill Golf Course

1350 Willow Rd.,
Northbrook, IL 60062 United States

Willow Hill Golf Course is a Scottish links-style 9-hole golf course located in Northbrook, Illinois, high atop the hill with beautiful views of Chicago's amazing skyline and breath-taking sunsets. The 87-acre facility is fully equipped with a par 35 golf course, 40-station all grass driving range, 100-yard short game practice area, 18-hole putting course, cart rentals, on-site pro shop, and dining area. Willow Hill Golf Course is an excellent golf facility for all skill levels and has become a landmark in Northbrook. Play it today.
Wilmette Golf Club

3900 Fairway Dr,
Wilmette, IL 60091 United States

Wilmette Golf Club is a par 70 municipal course located in Wilmette, IL. The 18 hole course opened in 1922.