Northern Illinois Golf Courses

Northern Illinois Golf

There's much more to Northern Illinois than flat prairie land, and although it's not Chicago, the area's incredible golf courses and discounts on tee times make it well worth a golfer's visit. Northern Illinois is filled with expansive rolling land that provide for lush bent grass greens and fairways on the area's golf courses. And with Lake Michigan and its tributaries right in Northern Illinois' backyard, the golf courses are chock full of exciting and challenging natural water features. After a long day of golf on incredible golf courses, players can cheer on the Huskies at a Northern Illinois University football game or head to one of the area's many lakes to boat or swim.


Golf Courses Near Northern Illinois

Buena Vista Golf Course

131 Buena Vista Drive,
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States

Buena Vista Golf Course is a 9-hole course located in DeKalb, Illinois. The golf course covers 2,477 yards, from the longest tees, for a par of 32. Featuring tree-lined fairways and greens surrounded by bunkers, Buena Vista Golf Course is enjoyable for golfers of all skill levels. Buena Vista Golf Course also includes a number of practice areas, such as a driving range, practice greens and 9-hole pitch and putt course. Book your tee time today.
Deer Valley Golf Club

3298 Hoover Road,
Deer Grove, IL 61243 United States

Deer Valley Golf Club is a par 72 daily fee course located in Deer Grove, IL. Designed by Dave Johnson, the 18 hole course opened in 2001.
Golfmohr Golf Club

16724 Hubbard Rd East,
East Moline, IL 61244 United States

Golfmohr Golf Club is a par 72 daily fee course located in East Moline, IL. Designed by Ted Locke, the 18 hole course opened in 1965.
Hillcrest Resort Golf Course

16260 East 350th Street,
Orion, IL 61273 United States

Hillcrest Resort Golf Course is a par 30 daily fee course located in Orion, IL. Designed by Dan Kosth/Jim Lamp, the nine hole course opened in 1993.
Indian Oaks Country Club

603 Preserve Rd,
Shabbona, IL 60550 United States

Indian Oaks Country Club is a par 37 daily fee course located in Shabbona, IL. Designed by Ted Locke, the nine hole course opened in 1964.
Kewanee Dunes Golf Club

3536 Midland Road,
Kewanee, IL 61443 United States

Kewanee Dunes Golf Club is a par 72 daily fee course located in Kewanee, IL. Designed by William J. Spear, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1911.
Lake Carroll Golf Course

2911 Ironwood Boulevard,
Lanark, IL 61046 United States

Lake Carroll Golf Course is a par 72 daily fee course located in Lanark, IL. The 18 hole course opened in 1973.
Lost Nation Golf Club

6931 S. Lost Nation Rd.,
Dixon, IL 61021 United States

Lost Nation Golf Club is a par 71 daily fee course located in Dixon, IL. The 18 hole course opened in 1965.
Mendota Golf Club

35666 US Highway 34 W West,
Mendota, IL 61342 United States

Famous for its difficult par 3’s, Mendota Golf Club in Mendota, Illinois, is a fun 18-hole, par 70 track. Always impeccably maintained, Mendota features wide bluegrass fairways and small bent grass greens to provide a fair and engaging test for golfers. There is also a large putting green and chipping area at Mendota for those looking to improve their game. Located between Chicago and Davenport, Mendota is the premier destination for Central Illinois golfers looking for an exciting round.
PrairieView Golf Club

6734 German Church Rd,
Byron, IL 61010 United States

PrairieView Golf Club is a par 72 municipal course located in Byron, IL. Designed by William J. Spear, ASGCA, the 18 hole course opened in 1992.
River Heights Golf Course

1100 S. Annie Glidden Rd.,
DeKalb, IL 60115 United States

River Heights Golf Course in DeKalb, Illinois, offers 18 holes of scenic golf along the Kishwaukee River. A mix of traditional and links-style holes challenge both weekend golfers and the more serious golfers. Stretching 6,108 yards from the longest tees, for a par of 72, River Heights Golf Course features tree-lined fairways and a variety of green sizes. Book a tee time and enjoy a round at River Heights Golf Course today.
South Bluff Country Club

229 N 2550th Rd,
Peru, IL 61354 United States

South Bluff Country Club is a par 36 daily fee course located in Peru, IL. Designed by William Langford ASGCA, the nine hole course opened in 1920.
The Freeport Club

1614 South Park Boulevard,
Freeport, IL 61032 United States

The Freeport Club is a par 70 private course located in Freeport, IL. Designed by Harry Collis, the 18 hole course opened in 1893.
Timber Pointe Golf Club

5750 Woodstock Rd,
Poplar Grove, IL 61065 United States

Located in Poplar Grove, IL, Timber Pointe Golf Club is an 18-hole course known for its country setting with prairie grasses, native grasses, wildflowers and a wildlife pond spread throughout. With five sets of tees on each hole, the par 72 measures from 4,915 all the way to 7,020 yards, providing a great layout for players of all skill levels. Timber Pointe features bent grass tees and greens and low-mow bluegrass fairways as well as clever mounding, uniquely shaped bunkers and exciting elevation changes to make for a great round of golf for any occasion.
TPC® Deere Run

3100 Heather Knoll,
Silvis, IL 61282 United States

TPC Deere Run’s 18-hole championship golf course is a destination for golfers in the Midwest. Located in the Quad Cities region of Western Illinois and just over a two-hour drive from Chicago, TPC Deere Run’s championship golf course is a challenging layout that will test your shotmaking skills. The 7,256-yard, par 71 course embodies the classic beauty of America’s heartland. TPC Deere Run’s golf course is built on the site of a former Arabian horse farm. Course architect and former PGA TOUR® professional D.A. Weibring masterfully used the natural, rolling landscape to create a championship golf course that stretches along the picturesque wooded ravines of the area’s famous Rock River. TPC Deere Run has been honored by Golf Digest, ranking No. 42 among the United States’ 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses. Golfweek Magazine has also ranked TPC Deere Run among the top five courses in the state of Illinois.
Wolf Hollow Golf Course

6546 N. Shippee Road,
Lena, IL 61048 United States

Conveniently located near the Wisconsin border, Wolf Hollow Golf Course in Lena, Illinois, is an outstanding 18-hole championship course that features exciting elevation changes and large bentgrass greens. Golfers playing Wolf Hollow are often presented with risk-reward shots that will test their game as they strive for par or better. The rolling fairways weave through the Northern Illinois countryside with challenges all around—including numerous water hazards, tricky bunkers and tall grasses in the rough that lead to well-manicured greens. Players will love the variety of tests that Wolf Hollow presents throughout the round.
Wyaton Hills Golf Course

17879 1500 North Ave,
Princeton, IL 61356 United States

Wyaton Hills Golf Course is a par 36 daily fee course located in Princeton, IL. Designed by Carl Gustason, the nine hole course opened in 1968.