The World's Most Dangerous Golf Courses

09/21/2012 07:02 am ET | Updated Nov 21, 2012

As teams from the US and Europe prepare to go toe to toe in the next chapter of Ryder Cup, it's a good time to reflect on the civilized -- and uncivilized -- elements of golf.

While the sport typically conjures up thoughts of manicured greens and collared shirts (or even beer carts and side bets), some rounds are a little more extreme. If you want to raise the stakes - and your adrenaline level - consider visiting one of's top 10 hazardous golf courses.

10 Hazardous Golf Courses