Golfers' Choice 2020: Best of Kentucky golf courses

From state parks to Big Blue Nation, these are the best golf courses in the Bluegrass.
A sunny day view of a tee at Dale Hollow Lake Golf Course.

Editor's Note: To view the latest Kentucky Golfers' Choice lists for 2021, click here.

The annual Golf Advisor Golfers' Choice state lists are compiled by analyzing the ratings and reviews submitted by members of our review community throughout the year. We use our Golf Advisor Index logic that weights newer reviews and combine it with a course's weighted subcategory averages.

Reviews from trusted and active reviewers are weighted heavier than inactive members.Courses must offer public access and have received at least one review in 2019 to be eligible for this year's list.

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Kentucky golf courses reviewed in 2019: 94
Reviews of Kentucky golf courses in 2019: 1,062

  1. Dale Hollow Lake Golf Course
    Burkesville, Kentucky
    Municipal/Resort
    4.7574470588
    216

  2. StoneCrest Golf Course
    Prestonsburg, Kentucky
    Public
    4.3061235294
    216

  3. Wasioto Winds at Pine Mountain State Park
  4. Boone's Trace National Golf Club
    Richmond, Kentucky
    Public
    4.5147235294
    244

  5. Frances E. Miller Memorial Golf Course
  6. Calvert City Golf & Country Club
    Calvert City, Kentucky
    Public
    4.5849058824
    102

  7. General Burnside State Park Golf Course
    Burnside, Kentucky
    Public
    4.6358176471
    259

  8. A.J. Jolly Golf Course
    Alexandria, Kentucky
    Public/Municipal
    4.5488
    317

  9. Heritage Hill Golf Club
    Shepherdsville, Kentucky
    Public
    4.6021235294
    501

  10. Gibson Bay Golf Course
    Richmond, Kentucky
    Public
    4.6462941176
    156

  11. Mineral Mound Golf Course
    Eddyville, Kentucky
    Municipal
    4.5818117647
    184

  12. Quail Chase Golf Club
    Louisville, Kentucky
    Public
    2.4455142857
    121

  13. Kenny Perry's Country Creek Golf Course
    Franklin, Kentucky
    Public
    4.3079058824
    146

  14. Eagle Ridge Golf Course at Yatesville Lake State Park
  15. University Club of Kentucky - Big Blue Course
    Lexington, Kentucky
    Semi-Private
    4.3055882353
    80

  16. Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park
    Gilbertsville, Kentucky
    Resort
    4.5754823529
    167

  17. Eagle Trace Golf Course
    Morehead, Kentucky
    Semi-Private
    4.3911588235
    134

  18. Hickory Sticks Golf Club
    California, Kentucky
    Public
    4.3642588235
    314

  19. Boots Randolph Golf Course
    Cadiz, Kentucky
    Resort
    4.5595470588
    88

  20. Nevel Meade Golf Course
    Prospect, Kentucky
    Public
    4.9446352941
    105

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