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“When a golf course architect sits atop

the charts for three years running, it’s

time to take notice.... makes him the Hottest

Designer and helped earn him the

honor of being named Golf Digest’s

First Architect of the Year”

-Golf Digest-

Architect of the Year

The Creek Club at Reynolds Plantation

Greensboro, Georgia

- Jim Engh -

“One of  Three Key 

Architects of the New 

Millennium: 2000 and Beyond”

-Golf Magazine-


Architect of the New Millennium

No. 1 Best New Private 2003

The Club at Black Rock - Coeur D’Alene, Idaho

No. 1 Best New Public Affordable 2001

The Golf Club at Redlands Mesa - Grand Junction, Colorado

No. 1 Best New Private Course 1997

Sanctuary - Sedalia, Colorado

Four times, Jim Engh Design

 courses have been awarded with the

highest honor in the industry.


The No. 1 rating of

 “America’s Best New Courses” by Golf Digest.

Best New Course Award

"Jim Engh isn't afraid to buck traditional design."

-Golfweek Magazine-

No. 1 Best New Public Upscale 2002

Tullymore Golf Club - Stanwood, Michigan

Media Acclaim

“Engh’s creative spirit will flourish in the area’s rugged 

and dramatic mountain setting”

- Colorado Avid Golfer -

Harmony Golf Club

Timnath, Colorado

“His courses tell stories. His courses have soul. Rekindling

 these attributes in golf design are his lasting impression on 

the game”

- Mile High Sports Magazine -

“Jim Engh’s design philosophy is simple: he wants

 you to have fun. And you will” 

- Golf Magazine -

Four Mile Ranch

Cañon City, Colorado

“Engh consciously avoids using a design template

 or formula, opting instead to let the raw landforms 

influence his thinking”

- Rocky Mountain Golf -

“Producing a paper trail that enables him to build efficiently 

and on budget. His plans, drawn

 to a scale of 1 inch to 60 feet, are the largest and most detailed in the industry”

- Golfweek -

Masterminding riveting-yet affordable public-access 

golf courses around the country that will 

linger in the golfer’s memory”

- Links Magazine -

“Jim Engh is one of the stars

 of golf course architecture”

- The Golfer Magazine -

“Given the grandeur and boldness of his courses, it’s amazing that Engh can visualize so much on paper”

- Golfweek -

“His imaginative courses combine a visual 

beauty and unpredictable quirkiness” 

- Golf Magazine -

Blackstone Country Club - Peoria, Arizona


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Sports Illustrated

August 2, 2004 “Little Course on the Prairie”


Golf Digest

January 1998 “Best New Course Awards”


Colorado Avid Golfer

May 2002 “But Who is Jim Engh”


Linger Longer Magazine

Summer 2006 “Beautiful Vision”


Golfweek Magazine

March 10, 2006 “Bucking the Trend”


Golf Digest Index

Fall 2007 “Music Man”


Mile High Sports Magazine

May 2010 “The Visionary”


Golf Digest

January 2004 “Best New Course Awards”


Rocky Mountain Golf

Summer 2008 “Absolutely Amaz-Engh”


Golf Digest

January 2003 “Grand Designer”


Golf Magazine

November 2006 “Better By Design”


The Golfer

Summer 2005 “Elevating the Game”


Golf Digest

January 2003 “Best New Course Awards”


Golf Digest

January 2002 “Best New Course Awards”


Golf Digest

May 2009 “America’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses”

Since 1991, Jim Engh Design has been showcased in national and worldwide

magazines. We are very proud of the recognition we have recieved. These

puplications include: Golf Digest, Golf Magazine, Golfweek, Forbes,

Travel and Leisure, and Sports Illustrated.

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