Montery Bay Golf

A Good Walk on a Golf Course

Montery Bay Golf

Pebble Beach.
Photo courtesy: Joann Dost/Pebble Beach Company

Fast facts about golf on the Monterey Peninsula.

By Jill K. Robinson

California's golf history has its early beginnings in Monterey County and today, the region's dramatic scenery and famous golf courses inspire awe and draw players from all levels of the sport.

26

Public and private golf courses scattered throughout Monterey County

468

Total holes

161,137

Total yards

5

Courses that have hosted the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
(or its predecessor, Bing Crosby Pro-Amateur Golf Championship)

6

Number of times the U.S. Open has been played at Pebble Beach Golf Links

32

Combined course designers