Greens fees and tournaments in the Atlantic City region
Phone numbers are 609 area code unless otherwise indicated. Listings: email@example.com
Atlantic City Country Club
1 Leo Fraser Dr., Northfield. 236-4400. Open daily 8am-3pm. Call for greens fees, or visit harrahs.com/golf/atlantic-city-country-club.
Avalon Golf Club
1510 Rt. 9 N., Cape May Court House. 465-4653. Open daily from dawn to dusk. Call for greens fees or visit avalongolfclub.net.
Ballamor Golf Club
6071 English Creek Ave., EHT, 601-6220. Once a private course now open to the public, carefully carved out of gently rolling land and dense woods. Call for greens fees or visit ballamor.com.
Blue Heron Pines Golf Club
550 W. Country Club Dr., Cologne, off Tilton Rd. 965-1800. 4-star course, 18 holes, Open 7am-6pm. Call for greens fees, or visit
Buena Vista Country Club
Rt. 40 & Country Club Lane, Buena. 856-697-3733. Open 7am-dusk. Weekdays $35, $32 twilight (1pm-close), weekends $45, $35 twilight. 4pm-close $25. Senior discounts and ride & play specials offered.
Frog Rock Golf & Country Club
755 S. White Horse Pike, Hammonton. 561-5504. No tee times req. Greens fees (including cart): $21 weekdays, $31 weekends & holidays. Greens fees (without cart): $15 weekdays, $25 weekends & holidays.
Green Tree Golf Course
1030 Somers Point-Mays Landing Rd. (Rt. 559), EHT. 625-9131. Challenging, county-owned course. Public rates: $21 weekdays, $26 weekends, discounts for Atlantic County residents, juniors, seniors and club members. greentree.aclink.org.
Harbor Pines Golf Club
550 St. Andrews Dr., (off Ocean Heights Ave.), EHT. 927-0006. 18 holes. Current daily rate: Mon.-Thurs. $69, Fri.-Sun. $79. Proper attire req. No pull carts allowed. harborpines.com.
Hamilton Trails Golf Club
620 Harbor Ave., (at Ocean Heights Ave.), Mays Landing. 641-6824. No tee times required. Call for greens fees, or visit hamiltontrails.com.
Heritage Links Golf Club
1375 Rt. 9, Palermo. 390-4500. Nine-hole course. Current rates: $17 to walk nine holes, $7.50 additional for riding cart, $3 additional for pull cart. Summer-rate greens fees: $27 to walk nine holes, $15 for replay ($40 to walk 18 holes). Riding cart rentals: $7.50 for nine holes, $15 for 18 holes.
Links at Brigantine Beach
1075 North Shore Dr., Brigantine Beach. 266-1388. Winter-rate greens fees $40 weekdays, $45 weekends. brigantinegolf.com.
Mays Landing Golf & Country Club
1855 Cates Rd., Mays Landing. 641-4411. Call for greens fees or visit mayslandinggolf.com.
McCullough’s Emerald Golf Links
3016 Ocean Heights Ave., EHT. 926-3900. 18 holes; The only area course to offer 100-ft. elevation changes. Public rates: Mon.-Thurs. $41 weekdays, $51 weekends; after noon $31/$36; Discounted rates to EHT residents, seniors and juniors (17-).
Ocean City Golf Course
26th & Bay Ave., Ocean City. 399-1315. Par 37, 12-hole course. Open 8am-4pm all year. Greens fees (without cart): $12 daily, $10 for seniors (62-over) and juniors (14-under) on weekdays. Ten-play cards and equipment rentals available. Hand carts $3.21 + tax.
The Pines at Clermont
358 Kings Highway., Clermont (Dennis Twp.). 624-0100. Greens fees: $20 for nine holes, $30 for 18. Cart fees: $3/$5 for pull carts, $7/$14 for electric.
Sand Barrens Golf Club
1765 Rt. 9N., Swainton. 465-3555. This 27-hole course has been rated 4-star. Heavy bunkering as the name implies. Call for greens fees. Discounts for members and their guests. sandbarrensgolf.com.
Seaview Dolce Resort
401 S. New York Rd., Galloway. 652-1800. This world-class resort is the only AAA-rated 4-Diamond resort in New Jersey, featuring two 18-hole, par-71 courses. Call for greens fees or visit seaviewgolf.com.
Shore Gate Golf Club
35 School House Ln., Ocean View. 624-TEES. Spectacular parkland-style 18-hole course. Please call pro shop for greens fees. Twilight rates available. Price includes cart. shoregategolfclub.com.
2101 Ocean Heights Ave., EHT. 653-8019. Scottish links-style, 18-holes. Rolling dunes, lots of bunkers. Call for greens fees or visit twisteddune.com.
Vineyards Golf at Renault
72 Bremen Ave. (just off Route 30), Egg Harbor City. 965-2111. Combines natural pine barrens terrain with vineyards and orchards. Call for greens fees or visit renaultwinery.com.
FRIDAY, NOV. 26
Turkey Scramble Golf Tournament
At Links at Brigantine Beach. 9am shotgun start, four-person scramble. $50 per person, $40 for resident cardholders, $30 for Links members. Tournament includes 18 holes of golf with GPS-equipped cart, prizes to the top-three teams, closest to the pin prizes, hot dogs and sodas at the turn. For more information, call 266-1388.
Whether you call it “fairway fever” or something similar, it is probable area golfers have never looked forward to getting back into the swing of things more than this spring. With that hellacious winter and not a whole lot of encouraging news where their company 401(k)s are concerned, the sound of a Maxfli sailing off the sweet spot of a seven iron is going to be music to golfers’ ears.
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