"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.
New Additon to the New York Golf Scene
The recent opening of the Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point by Donald Trump Golf , off the tip of the Bronx, should is an exciting addition to the NYC public golf scene in future years.
Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point is an 18-hole, Jack Nicklaus Signature Design, links-style golf course. Sitting at the foot of the Whitestone Bridge in the Bronx, it is designed specifically to take advantage of dramatic and spectacular views of the Manhattan skyline, East River, and Whitestone & Throgs Neck Bridges. The course is truly a piece of art, handcrafted at every angle and exceeds the vision that was outlined not only by Donald Trump, but by Jack Nicklaus, the City of New York and every golf rater that has visited the property since it has grown in. Read more Information on the course and how to get to play it.
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