"Golf In New York City", www,golfinnyc.com should be your # 1 Resource for Golf and Golfers in New York City. If you plan to play golf in New York City, or some of the surrounding areas, we have the updated, unbiased information to plan your golf experience. With public golf courses scattered throughout the boroughs, it is no surprise that lush fairways abound minutes away from the concrete towers, noise and bustle of Manhattan. Whether you're a beginner or advanced player, a native New Yorker or in from out-of-town, a visit to any of New York City Golf Courses and their surrounding neighborhoods is well worth the trip.
There are 13 New York City public golf courses, spread out among the five boroughs.
Van Cortlandt Park Golf Course in the Bronx is the oldest public golf facility in the USA, and is easily accessible by train from Manhattan.
With the support of Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and the tireless work of the NYC Parks Department, and all the concessionaires, the NYC golf courses and driving ranges have been renovated and transformed them all into beautiful golf venues.
The recent announcement by Donald Trump Golf that they will run the long anticipated Ferry Point Golf Course, off the tip of the Bronx, should be an exciting addition to the NYC public golf scene in future years.
Finally New York City is home to one of the strongest First Tee Chapters in the country.
The First Tee of Metropolitan New York, The First Tee New York
with chapters in nearly fifteen locations stretching from Edison, New Jersey to Fairfield, CT,
For more information on their programs, contact the individual chapter locations.
Please note that we are not the golf course concessionaire, nor are we affiliated with the NYC Parks and Recreation Department or an individual golf course.
For tee times, employment or other individual course inquires, contact the course directly
IF YOU PLAN TO PLAY GOLF IN NYC, CONSIDER PURCHASING A PASSPORT TO GOLF WHICH HAS DISCOUNTS FOR:
VAN CORTLANDT PARK GOLF COURSE (BRONX), SILVER LAKE GOLF (STATEN ISLAND), and
GOLF MANHATTAN (MANHATTAN)
Plus there are 150 other discounts in courses from New York down to Virginia
More than 100 courses in NY, NJ and PA
NYC residents can play golf at the NYC Resident Rate if they have a valid permit. Players without a valid permit are charged an additional fee. A Resident Permit can be purchased at any public golf course in New York City.
Permits cost $6.00 for adults and $2.00 for juniors and seniors. A photo ID and proof of residency (utility bill, etc.) are required. Seniors and juniors who provide their own photographs along with the required IDs will be issued a permit free of charge. Please note: Mosholu's fees are different from other courses.
Golfer's are encouraged to send us feedback on the NYC Golf Course and Golf-related Properties.
Send your comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org
* Rates are for NYC residents with valid NYC Resident Golfer's Permits. Additional non-resident fees of $8.00 for p.m. 18-holes and $6.00 on twilight apply for all others.
An updated list of all publicly run golf facilities is also available at NYC Parks