Ultimate Itinerary: The six public golf courses in the U.S. Open rota

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The U.S. Open is our nation's annual ultimate test of golf. Since 1999, there has been a concerted effort by the USGA to bring the event to publicly accessible venues. There have been six public courses that have hosted the event since Pinehurst No. 2 joined Pebble Beach among courses you can play.

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Brandon Tucker is the Sr. Managing Editor for GolfPass and was the founding editor of Golf Advisor in 2014, he was the managing editor for Golf Channel Digital's Courses & Travel. To date, his golf travels have taken him to over two dozen countries and nearly 600 golf courses worldwide. While he's played some of the most prestigious courses in the world, Tucker's favorite way to play the game is on a great muni in under three hours. Follow Brandon on Twitter at @BrandonTucker and on Instagram at @btuck34.
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