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Golf

Essex County Country Club has sustained their reputation as being the oldest in New Jersey and one of the premier courses in the Tri-State area. The beauty and challenge of our course speaks for itself, and our Junior Golf program includes camps, clinics and instructional packages for juniors 6 to 17.

Our highly acclaimed course is a composite of golden age of golf designers Tillinghast, Raynor and Banks and is consistently rated as one of the Met area's best!

  • Scorecard
    • Championship  Rating: 75 Slope: 142                  
      Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out  
      Yardage 385 312 395 423 468 173 649 534 169 3508  
      Par 4 4 4 4 4 3 5 5 3 36  
      Handicap 12 14 10 4 2 18 6 8 16    
      Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total 
      Yardage 440 208 462 585 328 255 442 385 488 3593 7101 
      Par 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 4 35  
      Handicap 11 15 1 7 13 17 5 9 3    

      Member  Rating: 72.1 Slope: 132                  
      Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out  
      Yardage 382 285 376 420 443 171 560 494 147 3278  
      Par 4 4 4 4 4 3 5 5 3 36  
      Handicap 12 14 10 4 2 18 6 8 16    
      Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total 
      Yardage 437 185 421 532 311 218 422 374 439 3339 6617
      Par 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 4 35 71
      Handicap 11 15 1 7 13 17 5 9 3    

      Forward  Rating: 71 Slope: 129                  
      Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out  
      Yardage 369 277 358 410 416 164 525 467 137 3123  
      Par 4 4 4 4 4 3 5 5 3 36  
      Handicap 12 14 10 4 2 18 6 8 16    
      Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total 
      Yardage 427 174 383 487 301 200 411 367 423 3173 6296
      Par 4 3 4 5 4 3 4 4 4 35 71
      Handicap 11 15 1 7 13 17 5 9 3    

      Gold  Rating: 69.1 Slope: 126                  
      Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out  
      Yardage 369 277 358 410 410 164 455 416 137 2996  
      Par 4 4 4 4 4 3 5 5 3 36  
      Handicap 12 14 10 4 2 18 6 8 16    
      Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total 
      Yardage 427 174 359 477 301 185 346 367 367 3003 5999
      Par 4 3 4 5 5 3 4 4 4 35 71
      Handicap 11 15 1 7 13 17 5 9 3    

      Women  Rating: 74.2 Slope: 138                  
      Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 In  
      Yardage 323 251 314 365 410 138 455 416 95 2767  
      Par 4 4 4 4 5 3 5 5 3 37  
      Handicap 14 12 8 4 10 16 2 6 18    
      Hole 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 Out Total 
      Yardage 425 171 359 477 246 185 346 313 367 2889 5656
      Par 4 3 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 35 72
      Handicap 5 7 1 3 9 17 15 13 11    

Course Tour

Hole #1

The first of six consecutive holes designed by AW Tillinghast, this Cape requires a straightaway drive of approx. 260 yards which sets up a short downhill approach to a back to front green. Respect this hole and make par.

Yardage
Black
385
Blue
382
White
369
Gold
369
Red
323
Men's Handicap: 12 | Ladies' Handicap: 14 | Par: 4

Golf Shop

Whether you're looking for the latest club technology, the hottest fashions, or special gifts, our Golf Shop is the place to find it. We stock numerous major golf club vendors, and always have demo products available to try. If you're looking for advice or club fitting, look no further. Our staff is expertly trained to get you into the best equipment that is custom fit for your game.

The Club has relationships with numerous apparel manufacturers, and curates a great selection of products for men, women, and children. From shirts and hats, to skirts and shoes, we have you covered. If you just can't find the perfect item, we are always happy to special order it for you. 

Instruction

Golf can be an intimidating game, but our goal is to make it as accessible as possible. From those who have never swung a club, to single digit handicappers looking to shave off a stroke here and there, our PGA-certified Professional Staff is here for you. We offer a variety of camps, clinics, and small group instruction - not to mention being available for individual coaching. 

Junior Golf

Juniors are the future of our game, and we want all juniors to be as excited about the game as we are! From the beginning, we introduce the game to juniors who have not played before and enhance the fundamentals of current players through teaching, coaching and video analysis. In each program , juniors will learn proper swing fundamentals, course management, rules of the game and course etiquette. They will also have an opportunity to participate in golf contests and giveaways, and share in camaraderie with fellow junior golfers.

Golf Outings

The impressive facilities at Essex County Country Club offer an exceptional place for your next golf event. Whether it's a small golf outing or enough golfers to fill the course – both the Club's Hospitality and Professional staff will make your event a day to remember. The Club has sustained a reputation as being the oldest in New Jersey, and one of the premier courses in the Tri-State area. The beauty and challenge of our course speaks for itself.

Because we are a private club, a member of Essex County Country Club must sponsor the event. Please view our Golf Outings Brochure for more information. If you are interested in booking a golf outing at Essex County Country Club, please click here and fill out the Request Information form. A staff member will contact you.

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