Plainfield Country Club

1591 Woodland Ave,

Edison, New Jersey 08820

  • Office

    +1 (908) 757 1800
  • Pro shop

    +1 (908) 757 1800
  • Fax

    +1 (908) 757 2159
  • Golf pro

    Bill Castner

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.

  • Surroundings:

    Woodland.

  • Designer:

    Original course laid out in 1890. Current design by Donald Ross (1921); modifications by Marty O'Loughlin (1930) and Gil Hanse (2009).

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7091
6205
5637
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
75.3
71.1
75.5

Location

Latitude:

40.593947

Longitude:

-74.392934

How to get there:

3 mi S of Plainfield / 31 mi SW of New York City (Times Square, Manhattan).

Plainfield Country Club

Private: A course for members and their invited guests only.

Est. 1890

Plainfield Country Club is home to one of the top-rated and finest championship golf courses in New Jersey. The excellent tree-lined and open parkland layout contains a wealth of wonderfully crafted, memorable and challenging holes. Definitely a course that will challenge your all-round game. However, this is a private course generally playable only by members and their guests.

List of courses: Around New York City

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Plainfield is a private club. Guests may only play if hosted by a member.

Green fees

Outside visitor fee not applicable; course exclusively for members and their guests.

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Walking permitted.

Practice facilities

Good

Did you know?

Plainfield has played host to a number of top level tournaments including a US Amateur Championship, US Women's Open and a FedEx Cup playoff event (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Plainfield CC).

Published ranking

World: formerly ranked world's 97th best course (GOLF magazine, 1993; not in subsequent editions of this ranking).
USA: 82nd best course in the USA (Golf Digest, 2019/20).
State: 5th best in New Jersey (Golf Digest, 2019/20).

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Desert Swing: the European (DP World) Tour launches into 2023 with three events in its UAE “Desert Swing”. Up first is the Abu Dhabi Championship (Jan 19-22), followed by the Dubai Desert Classic (Jan 26-29) and the Ras Al Kaimah Championship (Feb 2-5).

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Kathy Whitworth: the end of 2022 saw the passing of LPGA Tour legend Kathy Whitworth. Her 88 LPGA Tour victories is more than achieved by any other golfer on either the LPGA or PGA Tours. Amongst her victories were six major championship titles.

Barry Lane: the golfing world was also saddened by the passing of Barry Lane, one of the European Tour and European Senior Tours most popular players. Enjoying success on both Tours, Lane was know for his excellent ball-striking and amiable personality.

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