Golf in Oneonta

60-Minute Golf Lessons with Jonathan Hines at Hales Mills Country Club (Up to $106 Off). Three Options.

Jonathan Hines at Hales Mills Country Club

Johnstown

$65 $32

Instructor Jonathan Hines teaches fundamental swing mechanics using video analysis

18-Hole Golf Outing with Cart and $9 Merch Credit for One, Two, or Four at Rondout Golf Club (Up to 53% Off)

Rondout Golf Club

Accord

$63 $34

18-hole course surrounded by Catskill Mountains is characterized by false-front greens, elevation changes, and sweeping mountain views

$32 for 18-Hole Round of Golf for Two with Cart at The Ridge Golf Club (Up to $64 Value)

The Ridge Golf Club

The Ridge Golf Club

$64 $32

Sculpted into a thick forest, 9-hole course creates tie lies and tricky landing spots for golfers to contend with

Virtual-Golf Session for Two or Four at OptiGolf Syracuse (Up to 50% Off)

OptiGolf Syracuse

Lakefront

$36 $19

Simulators recreate the conditions of over 100 championship golf courses at this indoor facility complete with a full bar

Two or Four Hours in a Golf Simulator for Up to Four at Bay Meadows Golf Club (Up to 52% Off)

Bay Meadows Golf Club

Queensbury

$68 $34

Up to four players can hone their game in a high-end golf simulator

Footgolf and Ball Rental for Two or Four at Stone Meadows Golf Course (Up to 50% Off)

Stone Meadows Golf Course

Buck

$30 $15

Soccer and golf come together in footgolf, a hybrid sport played by kicking a soccer ball into oversized holes throughout the golf course

Meal and Golf Simulator Play for Two or Four, or XBOX Party for 10 at The Back Nine Indoor Golf (Up to 50% Off)

The Back Nine Indoor Golf

Cortlandt

$70 $45

Golf simulator replicates more than 40 world-famous courses; up to 16 people can play XBOX during party

Select Local Merchants

The subject of a recent, aggressive overhaul to improve course conditioning, Hales Mills Country Club challenges golfers with a 6,100, par-71 layout. The course shares the green landscape with an all-grass driving range, where golfers can warm up their swing or test out the efficacy of their new camouflage golf bag. After rounds, golfers can unwind at the on-site restaurant, which serves dinner specials and classic pub fare.

146 Steele Rd
Johnstown,
NY
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154 Golf Club Rd
Canajoharie,
NY
US

Framed by the distant peaks of the Helderberg Mountains, Western Turnpike Golf Course's 27-hole layout blankets 250 acres of scenic terrain stitched by pine trees. Though the three nines connect to form three distinct 18-hole courses, the presence of multiple ponds, streams, and small, well-fortified greens act as a unifying feature across the entire grassy labyrinth. The horticultural haven is also peppered by a relatively sparse population of 37 sand bunkers, their scarcity due to the abundance of water hazards and previous issues with disoriented sunbathers. With three courses offering various levels of difficulty and four tee options on each course, Western Turnpike presents a sound golf challenge for bona fide aces, mid-handicappers, and those trying to play with a croquet mallet.

2354 Western Ave.
Schenectady,
NY
US

Carved through stands of towering trees, Whispering Pines Golf Club's 18-hole, par 55 executive course challenges par-hunting form across 2,315 yards. Each hole ends at undulating greens that make any two-putt a tricky proposition. Most golfers can complete their round in 2 hours and 20 minutes, freeing up time to practice at the club's all-grass driving range or spoon their golf bag in the soft bed of the practice bunker.

2200 Helderberg Ave.
Schenectady,
NY
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Floodlights replace the sun during nightfall at Four Seasons Golf and Ski Center, keeping the miniature golf courses and batting cages aglow for nighttime visitors. During the summer, guests can wind through miniature fairways that incorporate small-scale replicas of The Statue of Liberty, Niagara Falls, and the world's smallest caddies. During the winter, Four Seasons’ slopes welcome copious amounts of snow to facilitate skiing, snowboarding, and snowtubing. The newly renovated facility also hosts a game room and specialty ice cream shop.

8012 E Genesee St
Fayetteville,
NY
US

Pioneer Hills Golf Course wastes no time in testing players: two of the course's first five holes are among its longest. Those initial hurdles set the tone for 18 holes worth of stiff challenges, stretched out across 5,371 yards of Saratoga County's lush landscape. But Pioneer Hills offers golfers perks off the course, too. A PGA professional conducts private lessons, and the pro shop remains open year-round. And the course's on-site restaurant Duffers Pub, which was outfitted with a new kitchen and menu in 2014, dishes out food and hot coffee for early morning rounds, keeping players alert enough to fend off any gophers trying to block their putts.

Course at a Glance

  • 18-hole, par 70 course
  • Distance of 5,371 yards from the back tees
  • Three sets of tees per hole
  • Course slope of 116
  • Course rating of 69.5
  • Click here to see the scorecard
3230 Galway Rd.
Ballston Spa,
NY
US