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Hazeltine National Golf Club

YARDAGE 7,674
PAR 72
EVENT 2009 PGA Championship
LOCATION Chaska, Minn.
LONG VIEW Much of the distance comes from the three-shotters (and they will be three-shotters). There is only one par 4 longer than 500 yards, but...

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Torrey Pines Golf Course

YARDAGE 7,643
PAR 71
EVENT 2008 U.S. Open
LOCATION La Jolla, Calif.
LONG VIEW The USGA never set up the course to play at its full length. Instead, it moved around tee boxes to vary the distances...

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Oakland Hills Country Club

YARDAGE 7,395
PAR 70
EVENT 2008 PGA Championship
LOCATION Bloomfield Hills, Mich.
LONG VIEW At 6,927 yards, Oakland Hills was a monster for the 1951 U.S. Open, and it remained that way for the 2008 PGA, where...

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Carnoustie Golf Links

YARDAGE 7,421
PAR 71
EVENT 2007 British Open
LOCATION Carnoustie, Scotland
LONG VIEW Considered the most difficult course on the British Open rota, Carnoustie was actually tougher in 1999, when it measured 7,361 yards. That year, narrow...

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Bethpage Black

YARDAGE 7,426
PAR 70
EVENT 2009 U.S. Open
LOCATION Farmingdale, N.Y.
LONG VIEW For the first time in U.S. Open history, Bethpage had a par 4 (525-yard 7th) that was longer than a par 5 (517-yard 4th)....

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Medinah Country Club

YARDAGE 7,561
PAR 72
EVENT 2006 PGA Championship
LOCATION Medinah, Ill.
LONG VIEW One of the toughest, longest courses in the country, No. 3 surprisingly was originally intended to be the club’s primary layout for women members....

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Baltusrol Golf Club

YARDAGE 7,392
PAR 70
EVENT 2005 PGA Championship
LOCATION Springfield, N.J.
LONG VIEW Baltusrol Lower’s most famous hole is its longest, the 17th, which measured 650 yards for the 2005 PGA. Due to the cross bunkers that...

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Columbine Country Club

YARDAGE 7,436
PAR 72
EVENT 1967 PGA Championship
LOCATION Littleton, Colo.
LONG VIEW For nearly four decades, the mile-high layout outside Denver was the longest major championship course. At the time, it was 3.4 percent longer than...

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Whistling Straits

YARDAGE 7,514
PAR 72
EVENT 2004 PGA Championship
LOCATION Kohler, Wis.
LONG VIEW On Sunday, the PGA set up the course even longer than 7,514 yards. So it came as little surprise that Vijay Singh’s 76 was...

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