Golf Digest has ranked Panama City as the third best metropolitan location in the United States for public golf. No doubt, Bay Point, great weather and competitive pricing tipped the scales in Panama City's favor. Florida locations included on the 314 city survey:

# 3 Panama City
# 9 Fort Walton Beach
# 15 Daytona Beach
# 16 Naples
# 19 Fort Pierce
# 20 Fort Myers
# 32 Sarasota
# 36 Lakeland
# 45 Orlando
# 62 Melbourne

  •    "The best difficulty per dollar anywhere in the USA."
    USA Today

  •    "After the Lagoon Legend normal golf will bore you out of your mind "
    Senior Golfer Magazine

  •    "I'd play the course again in a heart beat. Its allure to all golfers: tame the Lagoon Legend for one magic round."
    Golf South Magazine

  •    "Top fifty resort courses in the United States. Number three in Florida."
    Golf Magazine

  •    "Among America's top ten golf destinations."
    Golf Illustrated Magazine

  •    "For years I had heard of the tales of horror and woe about the Lagoon Legend, the toughest golf course of the thousand-plus layouts in Florida. Well, I don't want to burst anyone's bubble, but I can tell you I played the Legend and survived to tell the tale."
    Men's Journal Magazine