My Subjective Reviews and Ratings are based on the following:
Variety of Types of Challenges - Risk/Reward, Length, Fairway Tightness/Fairness, OB, Different Ways to Attack.
Fun Factors - Elevation, Uniqueness, Basket Placements, Re-Playability, Seclusion, Scenery, Water, Rough, Maintenance, and Navigation.
Amenities are not always a factor - Tee Types, Type of Baskets, Signage, Benches, Trails, Bridging, Restrooms, Water, Beer, Carts and other Niceties.
Unlisted Courses Played:
Falcon Ridge, MD - Private home course. I'm co-designer. Multiple layouts, lot of elevation.
Stone Ridge, MD - Extinct, was cool course w/ homemade baskets, elevation.
Greenbrier 4-H, WV - Youth camp course on Greenbrier River.
Nellie's Course, WV - Awesome private course near Greenbrier.
State Fairgrounds, WV - New Course.