PHOTOS: Most famous, best par 3s on the PGA Tour
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PHOTOS: Most famous, best par 3s on the PGA Tour

The 16th Hole at TPC Scottsdale

The guys on the PGA Tour get to see some of the most spectacular courses in North America and, at times, from around the world. They compete on some of the best, most challenging par 3s on the planet. And it's hard to deny that short holes present some of the most fascinating architectural challenges in the game.

We wanted to honor the most famous par 3s on the PGA Tour, telling you a little something about them and their history.

Check out these photos and explanations of the most famous par 3s on the PGA Tour.

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