USA: North East (NJ, NY, PA) Best Golf Courses



Best golf courses in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania

Golf in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania: The American northeast is culturally diverse, heavily populated and most urban, second only to the West.

Its landscape is defined by Appalachian Highlands, coastal plains, forested highlands, rolling hills and several lakes. As you may imagine, the choice of golf courses spanning the north east is pretty extensive and exciting.


US North East Golf Map with Top Golf Courses
  To make the most out of your golf trip, look up the location of the courses on the North East golf map. It will help you with your planning to play the best courses during your holidays. On the maps we have indicated golf hotels and Stay & Play resorts with the following symbol Stay & Play Golf Resorts
Where2Golf has applied a rating to each golf course visited. The rating scale, 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest), attempts to provide an indication of the golfing experience you can expect at each rated course. 

click on the green arrow in the toolbar OF the table below to sortStay & Play Golf Resort.Private course – for members and their invited guests only.Unrated course – not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.2-star: reasonable standard. Good value, especially if better courses not available.3-star: a good course with many fine features.3+ (3-gold): a good course with many fine features. One of our top-rated 3’s.4-star: a must play course - excellent standard.4+ (4-gold): a must play course - excellent standard. One of our top-rated 4’s !5-star: simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.5+ (5-gold): simply the best - golf courses don’t get better than this. One of our top-rated 5’s!
Architects 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAllentownKay & Whitten
Aronimink p.gifPrivate clubPhiladelphiaRoss, Donald
Atlantic City CC, NJ 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityReid, John
Atlantic GC, NY p.gifPrivate clubEast HamptonJones, Rees
Baltusrol p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
Bayonne p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityBergstol, Eric
Bedford Springs 4a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghSpencer, Tillinghast et al
Berkshire Valley 5a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityRulewich & Harvey
Bethpage (Black) 5b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
Bethpage (Blue) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityTillinghast & Tull
Bethpage (Red) 4b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
Broad Run 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaJones, Rees
Centennial, NY 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityNelson, Larry
Charleston Springs 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaMungeam, Mark
Chestnut Ridge 4a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghLove, Bill
Clearview Park 3a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityTucker, William
Colgate Univ (Seven Oaks) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeSyracuseJones Sr, Robert Trent
Colts Neck 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityMungeam, Mark
Conklin Players Club 0.gifVisitors welcomeBinghamtonRickard, Rick
Cranberry Highlands 4a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghLove, William
Crystal Springs (Ballyowen) 5a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityRulewich, Roger
Crystal Springs (Crystal Springs) 3b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York Cityvon Hagge, Robert
Crystal Springs (Wild Turkey) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityRulewich, Roger
Dyker Beach 3a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityBendelow & Van Kleek
Eisenhower Park 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityEmmet, Devereux
En-Joie 4b.gifVisitors welcomeBinghamtonSmith & Hurdzan
Fishers Island p.gifPrivate clubProvidenceRaynor, Seth
Friar's Head p.gifPrivate clubRiverheadCoore & Crenshaw
Galloway National p.gifPrivate clubAtlantic CityFazio, Tom
Garden City GC p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityEmmet & Travis
Gettysburg 4a.gifVisitors welcomeHarrisburgErvin & Klein
Glen Mills 5a.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaWeed, Bobby
Glen Oak, NY 4a.gifVisitors welcomeBuffaloJones Sr, Robert Trent
Greystone, NY 4b.gifVisitors welcomeRochesterSchreiner, Craig
Grossinger (Big G) 0.gifVisitors welcomeBinghamtonFinger, Joe
Harbor Links, NY 4b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityHurdzan & Fry
Hershey CC (East) 4b.gifRsrt guests onlyHarrisburgFazio, George
Hershey CC (West) 4a.gifRsrt guests onlyHarrisburgMcCarthy, Maurice
Hershey Links 4b.gif(Closed in 2013)HarrisburgHurdzan & Fry
Hiawatha Landing 4b.gifVisitors welcomeBinghamtonSilva & Mungeam
High Bridge Hills 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityMungeam, Mark
Hominy Hill 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityJones Sr, Robert Trent
Hudson National p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityFazio, Tom
Iron Valley 4a.gifVisitors welcomeHarrisburgDye, P.B.
Island's End 3b.gifVisitors welcomeRiverheadStrong, Herbert
Jack Frost National 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAllentownLaGree, Terry
La Tourette, NYC 3a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityRees & Van Kleek
Lake Placid (Links) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeBurlingtonDunn, Seymour
Lake Placid (Mountain) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeBurlingtonFindlay & MacKenzie
Laurel Valley p.gifPrivate clubPittsburghWilson & Palmer
Leatherstocking 4b.gifVisitors welcomeAlbanyEmmet, Devereux
Liberty National p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityCupp & Kite
Long Island Natl. 4b.gifVisitors welcomeRiverheadJones Jr, Robert Trent
Maidstone Club p.gifPrivate clubEast HamptonPark Jr, Willie
Malone, NY 4a.gifVisitors welcomeMontrealJones Sr, Robert Trent
Mansion Ridge 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityNicklaus, Jack
Merion p.gifPrivate clubPhiladelphiaWilson, Hugh
Montauk Downs 5a.gifVisitors welcomeEast HamptonJones Sr & Jones
Natl. Golf Links, NY p.gifPrivate clubRiverheadMacdonald, Charles Blair
Nemacolin Wdlands (Mystic Rock) 5a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghDye, Pete
Nemacolin Wdlands (Shepherd's Rock) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghDye, Pete
Neshanic Valley 4b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityHurdzan & Fry
Oak Hill CC p.gifPrivate clubRochesterRoss, Donald
Oakmont p.gifPrivate clubPittsburghFownes, Henry
Olde Homestead 0.gifVisitors welcomeAllentownBlaukovitch, Jim
Olde Stonewall 5a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghHurdzan & Fry
Patriot Hills 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityJacobson, Rick
Pelham-Split Rock 3a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityVan Kleek, John
Penn National (Iron Forge) 4b.gifVisitors welcomeHarrisburgLove, Bill
Penn Natl (Founders) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeHarrisburgAult, Ed
Pine Valley, NJ p.gifPrivate clubPhiladelphiaCrump & Colt
Plainfield p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityRoss, Donald
Pound Ridge 5a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityDye, Pete & Perry
Quaker Ridge p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
Quicksilver 4a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghNagode, Don
Ravenwood 4b.gifVisitors welcomeRochesterNelson, Robin
Ridgewood p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
Rock Hill 3b.gifVisitors welcomeRiverheadDuane, Frank
Royce Brook 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CitySmyers, Steve
Sagamore, The 4b.gifVisitors welcomeAlbanyRoss, Donald
Sand Barrens 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityHurdzan & Fry
Saratoga National 4b.gifVisitors welcomeAlbanyRulewich, Roger
Saucon Valley p.gifPrivate clubAllentownStrong, Herbert
Scotland Run 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaKay, Stephen
Sea Oaks 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityHearn, Ray
Seaview Resort (Bay) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityRoss, Donald
Seaview Resort (Pines) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityFlynn, William S.
Sebonack p.gifPrivate clubRiverheadNicklaus & Doak
Shawnee Inn 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAllentownTillinghast, A.W.
Shinnecock Hills p.gifPrivate clubRiverheadFlynn, William S.
Shore Gate 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityFream & Dale
Skytop Lodge 3b.gifVisitors welcomeAllentownWhite, Robert
Somerset Hills p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
South Shore 3b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityEmmet & Tull
St Andrew's, NY p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTucker & Nicklaus
Swan Lake 3b.gifVisitors welcomeRiverheadMartin, Charles K.
Totteridge 4a.gifVisitors welcomePittsburghJones, Rees
Trump Links Ferry Point 4a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityNicklaus, Jack
Trump Natl Bedminster p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityFazio, Tom
Trump Natl Philadelphia p.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaFazio, Tom
Turning Stone (Atunyote) 5a.gifVisitors welcomeSyracuseFazio, Tom
Turning Stone (Kaluhyat) 4b.gifVisitors welcomeSyracuseJones Jr, Robert Trent
Turning Stone (Shenendoah) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeSyracuseSmith, Rick
Turtle Creek, PA 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaBeidel, Ed
Twisted Dune 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityStruthers, Archie
Union Vale, Links at 4b.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityKay, Stephen
Van Cortlandt 3a.gifVisitors welcomeNew York CityBendelow, Tom
Vineyard at Renault 4a.gifVisitors welcomeAtlantic CityShearon, Ed
Westchester CC p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTravis, Walter
Winged Foot p.gifPrivate clubNew York CityTillinghast, A.W.
Wyncote 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhiladelphiaAult, Brian
 

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