2050 Saucon Valley Rd,
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015
Office+1 (610) 758 7150
Pro shop+1 (610) 758 7177
Fax+1 (610) 758 7140
Golf proGene Mattare (General Mgr & Director of Golf); Mike Wood (Head Golf Professional).
18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Old course: original design by Herbert Strong (1921), with later renovations by Perry Maxwell (1943) and Tom Fazio (2008).
Grace course: designed by William & David Gordon (1957).
Weyhill course: designed by William & David Gordon (1968), with later revisions by Tom Fazio (2010).
Above distances are for the Old course. Also at Saucon Valley is the 18-hole par-72 Grace course (7091 yds from back tees; designed by father/son team of William & David Gordon; opened 1951); 18-hole par-72 Weyhill course (6928 yds; also designed by the Gordons; opened 1965; revised by Tom Fazio in 2010) and the 6 hole par-23 Short course (1652 yds).
4.5 mi S of Bethlehem / 9 mi SE of Allentown / 54 mi N of Philadelphia.
The Old Course at Saucon Valley Country Club is one of the top-rated and finest championship layouts in Pennsylvania. The excellent tree-lined and open parkland course 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.
Saucon Valley is a private club. Guests may only play if hosted by a member.
Non-metal spike facility.
In 1920, sixteen Bethlehem business leaders, including a core group from Bethlehem Steel Corporation, acquired 205 acres of farmland along the Saucon Creek to establish a country club with “a golf links and other facilities for athletic sports.” From modest beginnings, Saucon Valley CC has evolved over the years to become a world-class and still family-centred facility.
Saucon Valley has hosted many top level tournaments and national championships, including a US Amateur Championship, US Senior Opens, US Women's Open, US Junior Amateur and US Senior Amateur Championships (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >Saucon Valley).
State: 9th best course in Pennsylvania (Golf Digest, 2019/20).
State: 11th best course in Pennsylvania (Golf Digest, 2019/20).
World: formerly ranked world's 94th best course (GOLF magazine, 1991; not in subsequent editions of this ranking).
State: 21st best course in Pennsylvania (Golf Digest, 2019/20).
Women’s major championships: the month of June sees two women’s majors: the US Women’s Open (June 3-6), with A Lim Kim defending, and the Women’s PGA Championship (June 24-27), with Sei Young Kim defending.
Senior PGA Championship: the revered Southern Hills in Oklahoma hosts the 81st staging of this event (May 27-30); Ken Tanigawa holds the title from its last playing in 2019.
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