Condition of the teeing grounds
Condition of the fairways
Condition of the approaches
Condition of the greens including pace and trueness
How well defined are the fairways from semi-rough and rough
Presentation of bunkers
Quality and consistency of sand in bunkers
Quality of course furniture (tee markers, signage etc)
Is wear and tear from golf traffic (walkers, carts, buggies) well managed around tees, to fairways and between greens and tees

How Golf Monthly assess the Top 100 Golf Courses: Visual Appeal

Where next?
Golf Monthly’s Top 100 Golf Courses
An introduction to Golf Monthly’s Top 100 Golf Courses by editor, Mike Harris
Who makes up The Top 100 Golf Courses panel?

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