Exploring the Locations of the US Open

The prestigious U.S. Open is known for its tradition of moving across the country to showcase challenging golf courses every June. This year, a longtime host is making a comeback after a decade. Let’s delve into the history and future locations of the U.S. Open.

Where is the 2024 US Open Being Held?

The 2024 U.S. Open is set to take place at Pinehurst Resort & Country Club (Course No. 2) in the Village of Pinehurst, North Carolina.

Most Popular US Open Hosts

Since its inception in 1895, the U.S. Open has been hosted by 52 different golf courses across the country. Among them, some courses have been favored more than others. Here are the top hosts:

– Oakmont Country Club: 9 times
– Baltusrol Golf Club: 7 times
– Oakland Hills Country Club: 6 times
– Pebble Beach Golf Links: 6 times
– Winged Foot Golf Club: 6 times
– Merion Golf Club: 5 times
– Olympic Club: 5 times
– Shinnecock Hills Golf Club: 5 times

How is the US Open Host Determined?

Similar to other major golf championships, the U.S. Open rotates its host courses annually. Factors like course characteristics, fairway conditions, and green speed play a role in selecting the venue.

Future US Open Host Courses

Here’s a glimpse of the upcoming U.S. Open host courses until 2051:

– 2025: Oakmont Country Club in Pennsylvania
– 2026: Shinnecock Hills Golf Club in New York
– 2027: Pebble Beach Golf Links in California
– 2028: Winged Foot Golf Club in New York
– 2029: Pinehurst Resort & Country Club in North Carolina
– And more till 2051

When is the 2024 US Open?

Mark your calendars for June 13-16, 2024, as the U.S. Open will be broadcasted on NBC, USA Network, and Peacock.