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Princeton Golf Course carves through wooded landscape alongside the Delaware and Raritan Canal, presenting varied terrain that challenges golfers with intersecting waterways, dense tree lines, and contoured bunkers. The 18-hole track measures a shade over 6,000 yards from the back tees with a par of 70. At the completion of a round, groups can seek shelter from the sun in the course bar and grille, or retool their golf bags with accessories from the pro shop.

Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 70 course * Total length of 6,005 yards from the back tees * Course rating of 68.8 from the back tees * Course slope of 124 from the back tees * Three sets of tees per hole * View the scorecard

1 Wheeler Way
Princeton,
NJ
US

The course at Stonybrook Golf Club weaves along verdant paths buttressed by dense walls of foliage, creating a relatively short 3,514-yard track from the back tees. Course architect Robert Krieger incorporated frequent misdirection that leads to blind shots, including double doglegs on the 6th and 15th holes, the course’s only two par 5s. Water hazards come into play on seven holes and speedy greens can cause further complications for golfers with the yips or roller-skate golf shoes. When walking, a round can be finished in under three hours, letting players quickly return to daily life or the scene of the accident.

Course at a Glance: * 18-hole, par 62 course * Total length of 3,514 yards from the back tees * Course rating of 57.3 from the back tees * Course slope of 91 from the back tees * Three sets of tees per hole * Scorecard

207 Stony Brook Road
Hopewell,
NJ
US

The nine-hole, 2,811-yard Clearbrook Golf Course charts an emerald path through densely wooded terrain, notable for its carpet-like fairways and smooth-rolling greens. The Hal Purdy design has received a number of recent updates, including refurbished sand traps, repaved cart paths, and improved drainage. Head course professional Scott Sterling conducts onsite lessons that cover pre-shot routine, alignment, and putting for players hoping to overcome a scoring plateau, as well as rules and etiquette for players unfamiliar with golf’s infield-fly rule.

Course at a Glance:

  • Nine-hole, par 35 course

  • Total length of 2,811 yards from the back tees

  • Course rating of 33.9 from the back tees

  • Course slope of 123 from the back tees

  • Four sets of tees per hole

1 Clearbrook Dr
Monroe Township,
NJ
US