18. Eisenhower Golf Club (Blue)

U.S. Air Force Academy
USAFA, Colo.

The Air Force Academy was established in 1954, during President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s first term, and the first class graduated in 1959, the year the Commander-in-Chief was on hand for the opening of the Robert Trent Jones Sr. layout that was named in his honor. Measuring 7,301 yards, the Blue is a big course, with Trent Jones’ trademark runway tees and large greens. The shorter Silver course was designed by Frank Hummel.

Architect:Robert Trent Jones Sr.
Year opened:1959

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