New York State and golf go way back. Legend has it that Yonkers, New York, not Scotland, is the birthplace of the sport. The PGA was founded in New York City on in 1916, and the first PGA Championship was held that October in Bronxville, N.Y. Today, whether you shoot below par or can't break one hundred, New York State has a golf course that's just right for you.
No matter what your golf need, you can find it at one of the more than 800 challenging and incredibly scenic public and private golf courses throughout the state. Whether it's lessons, clinics, family time events, leagues or tournaments, it's in New York State. With courses from executive par threes to full-size layouts, you can test your abilities and fortitude while enjoying the great New York outdoors. Don't have clubs? No worry - most courses will rent them to you!
If that wasn't great enough, planning a memorable golfing trip has never been easier than with the New York Golf Trail. They will reserve your tee times, arrange for reduced-rate lodging and get special discounts at each of the trail's 25 courses.
The Saratoga National Golf Club, features 18 holes of award-winning golf, delectable cuisine, unsurpassed events and all the amenities of an upscale club without the rules and restrictions. Designed by Roger Rulewich, one of the most renowned golf architects in the world, this golf course was rated one of America's Best Golf Courses by Golf Digest and is the jewel of Saratoga.
So, what are you waiting for? Make your plans to hit the links at any of New York State's splendid and challenging golf courses today!