Van Cortlandt Golf Course


3-star: a good golf course with many fine features.
   Van Cortlandt Golf Course Est. 1895

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The historic Van Cortlandt Golf Course holds the prestigious title of being the United States' first public golf course. Here you will find a good quality golf layout, popular with local golfers. The tree-lined parkland course contains a variety of attractive holes and pleasant features, which should provide an enjoyable test of golf at a generally affordable rate. Worth a visit if you are in the area and have some time to spare.

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Van Cortlandt Golf Course
115 Van Cortlandt Park South,
Bronx, New York 10471
USA
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Office   +1 (718) 543 4595
Pro Shop   +1 (718) 543 4595
Fax

  +1 (718) 884 4653

Email   vancortlandtgolf@gmail.com
Website   www.golfnyc.com
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Paul Sliva (Head Professional)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined parkland.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Woodland; Interstate Hwy 87 and the Mosholu Pkwy run close to some parts of the course.
 
Designer: Original design by Tom Bendelow with recent improvements by Stephen Kay (2002).
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6002 5558 4799
Par 70 70 70
SSS or Slope 68.5 66.7 67.7
 
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How2Get There?

3 mi S of Yonkers / 12 mi N of New York City (Times Square, Manhattan).

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays $39; weekends $47. Reduced early bird 9-hole, afternoon (from 12pm), twilight, NYC junior and NYC senior rates. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted at all times.

Practice facilities
Limited
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Did you know?

Van Cortlandt Golf Course is located in the North Bronx close to the Yonkers border. It is the oldest public golf course in the USA, and known as "Vanny" by the locals.

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Latitude: (40.889041)
Longitude: (-73.892013)
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