17 Places Donald Trump Goes Golfing in 2021
17 Places Donald Trump Goes Golfing in 2021
President Donald J. Trump is incredibly passionate about golfing. Since he was elected as President, he has spent most of his weekends golfing in one of his many golf courses. He is always up for trying new golf courses, but he does seem to have several favorite golf courses.
So, where does the controversial U.S. President go golfing? Here is an overview of 17 golf courses that Trump goes golfing in 2021.
Trump International Golf Club, Palm Beach, Florida
The Trump International Golf Club in Palm Beach, Florida was his first golf course. It is also one of his most favorite golf courses as he has spent several weekends there since he took office. In fact, he is so proud of it that he has entertained foreign leaders there, such as China’s premier, on an official capacity.
Trump National Golf Club, Washington, D.C.
This golf course is located just 30 miles from the White House, so it only makes sense that Trump visits it frequently. The course is located on the Potomac River in Virginia, and the landscape is amazingly pristine. In fact, this golf course is set to host the 2017 Senior PGA Championship.
Trump National Golf Club, Hudson Valley, N.Y.
The Trump National Golf Club in Hudson Valley, New York is one of the president’s favorite golf courses. The golf course is vast as it is built on 300 acres of land in Hopewell Junction. It is also pristine as the land is fairly level and the grass soft and green.
Pebble Beach Golf Links, Pebble Beach, California
Located just next to Pebble Beach, this golf course is one of Trump’s favorites. Trump occasionally books a stay at the course’s hotels whenever he is in California.
Trump National Doral Golf Club, Florida
This is Trump’s second favorite golf course when he visits Florida. It is highly reputable as it has hosted several world-class tournaments in the past. It was also one of the casualties of the president’s criticism against Mexicans and Muslims as a tournament scheduled for 2016 was almost canceled in protest against Trump’s racist remarks.
Cypress Point Golf Club, Pebble Beach, California
Cypress Point Golf Club is one of the most stunning golf courses as it is surrounded by a rugged but beautiful landscape and raging waters. It is also one of the most exclusive, hence perfect for Trump’s personality.
Augusta National Golf Club, Augusta, Georgia
This is one of the most exclusive golf courses in the world; in fact, it is so exclusive that there are rumors that President Donald J. Trump may not be a member. However, Trump occasionally visits the course for a game.
Trump National Golf Club, Los Angeles
This is one of the world’s most expensive and luxurious golf courses; it is estimated to have cost about $250 million to build. Trump occasionally visits the course for a game, and it is also a favorite among some of his fellow politicians.
Trump National Golf Club, Jupiter, Florida
This golf course is classified as an environmentally friendly habitat. It has been in Trump’s possession since 2012, and he has visited it severally in 2017.
Winged Foot Golf Club, Mamaroneck, New York
This is one of Trummp’s few favorite golf courses that are not actually his. It is a members-only golf course; it is so exclusive that even President Obama was turned away for not being a member.
Oakmont Country Club, Oakmont, Pennsylvania
Oakmont Country Club golf course is one of the most elite and challenging golf courses. It features unforgiving greens, over 200 bunkers, and narrow fairways. However, Trump does not mind the challenge and he often visits the course when he is in Pennsylvania.
Trump National Golf Club, Westchester, N.Y.
This was Trump’s second golf course. He occasionally visits it for a game when he is in New York.
The Old Course, St. Andrews Links, Fife, Scotland
Trump does not frequent Scotland, but when he does he indulges in his favorite sport at The Old Course. Unlike his other favorite golf courses, this golf course is not luxurious or exclusive. However, it is a historic course in the country where golf was invented.
Trump National Golf Club, Bedminster, New Jersey
This is one of Trump’s unique golf courses as he built it from scratch instead of buying it. It is also symbolically significant to the Trump family as it is where Ivanka Trump got married to Jared Kushner. Additionally, it is also one of his favorite destinations whenever he is in New Jersey.
Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point, New York
This golf course is public as it is owned by New York City, but it is operated by Trump. It is one of his most frequented golf courses as he occasionally plays golf there whenever he is in New York.
Trump International Golf Links, Ireland
Trump has a soft spot for this golf course as it is one of his favorite golf courses outside of the U.S. However, it is at risk of being covered by the sea owing to the rising sea levels.
Trump International Golf Club, Dubai
This golf club is yet to be opened, but it will definitely rank among Trump’s best golf courses after it is opened later this year; naturally, Trump will be there for the opening ceremony.