The golf courses, designed by Tom Fazio, Arnold Palmer and Ben Crenshaw are a tribute to the game and the unparalleled beauty of the famed Texas Hill Country. Consistent recipients of awards and distinctions the golf courses at Barton Creek have been honored by Golf Digest, Golf Magazine, Golfweek/Golf & Travel and Conde Nast Traveler magazines. The Fazio Foothills golf course currently ranks #4 among America’s 50 Best Resort Courses according to Golfweek Magazine. It is also named the Best Resort Course in Texas by the Dallas Morning News.
“10 miles west of Downtown Austin in the heavily wooded hill country of south central Texas, lies Barton Creek and a Tom Fazio masterpiece that incorporates the best features of the beautiful surrounding land. Every hole is uniquely different and presents a puzzle; bi level fairways, rock filled grottos, devious green-side mounding and gorgeous waterfalls are all part of the Barton Creek experience.”
Excerpt from Fairways to Heaven- the Journeyman’s Guide to the Best of American Golf