Only public courses are listed. All greens fees are subject to change without notice by the courses. Most courses haves rates that vary by season. Please call ahead to confirm prices.

Atlantic County

Blue Heron Pines G.C.

550 W. Country Club Drive, Cologne; 609-965-1800; http://www.blueheronpines.com" target= "_blank">www.blueheronpines.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: $88 Monday to Thursday, $99 Friday to Sunday and holidays. Noon to 3 p.m.: $78 Monday to Thursday, $89 Friday to Sunday. After 3 p.m.: $49.

Tee times: Recommended, and may be made up to 10 days in advance. Reserve tee times online or by calling 800-GOLF-222.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant, the Golf Academy at Blue Heron Pines.

Pro's description of course: Five sets of tees on championship holes offer variety and playability for golfers of every level.

Latona C.C.

Oak and Cumberland roads, Buena; 856-692-8149; 9 holes

Greens fees: $16 Monday to Friday to walk, $25 to ride; $19 Saturday, Sunday and holidays to walk, $27 to ride.

Tee times: Not required.

Metal spikes: No preference.

Amenities: Limited pro shop.

Manager's description: 9-hole regulation course that proves to be difficult. Very well-maintained greens have steep bunkers surrounding most holes. Interesting course for beginners and the low-handicap player.

Cape May County

Cape May Par 3

& Driving Range

Fulling Mill Road off of Route 47, Rio Grande; 609-889-2600; www.capemaypar3.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: $14.95 for 18 holes, $10 for juniors ages 10 and younger. $2 extra for clubs, bag and pull cart.

Metal spikes: No preference, but discouraged.

Amenities: Driving range, pro shop.

Pro's description of course: 18-hole, par-3 course with regulation greens that is beginner friendly with large greens and no hazards except trees. Fun course to play in about two hours.

Shore Gate Golf Club

35 School House Lane, Ocean View; 609-624-TEES; http://www.shoregategolfclub.com" target= "_blank">www.shoregategolfclub.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: To Oct. 18: $65 Sunday to Thursday; $99 Friday and Saturday.

Tee times: Required. May be made up to 14 days in advance. Reserve tee times at http://www.shoregategolfclub.com" target= "_blank">www.shoregategolfclub.com or 609-624-8337.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant.

Manager's description of course: Shore Gate is a unique combination of parkland and Scottish links-style designs that also presents a dramatic sculptured and undulating feeling.

Cumberland County

and West

Centerton C.C.

Route 540 and Almond Road, Pittsgrove; 856-358-2220; http://www.centertoncc.com" target= "_blank">www.centertoncc.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Friday - $34 with a cart and $24 to walk; after noon, $29 with a cart and $20 to walk. Saturday, Sunday and holidays - $48 with a cart; after 11 a.m., $39 with a cart and $25 to walk; after 1:30 p.m., $35 with a cart, $20 to walk; after 3 p.m., $30.

Tee times: Required and available seven days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed. Proper golf attire required.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant, liquor license.

Pro's description of course: Tree-lined, rolling fairways. Big greens.

White Oaks C.C.

2951 Dutch Mill Road, Newfield; 856-697-8900; http://www.whiteoaksgolf.com" target= "_blank">www.whiteoaksgolf.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Friday - $49, $39 after 1 p.m., $33 after 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and holidays - $65, $49 after 1 p.m., $33 after 3 p.m. Senior, law enforcement, military, veterans, casino employees - $37 before 1 p.m. Monday to Friday. Ages 18 and younger - $25.

Tee Times: Recommended, seven days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed. Proper golf attire required.

Amenities: Pro shop, restaurant, hitting net.

Pro's description of course: A very player-friendly course with large, undulating greens.

Ocean County

Sea Oaks G.C.

Route 539 and Sea Oaks Drive, Little Egg Harbor Township; 609-296-2656; www.seaoaksgolf.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Thursday - $90. Friday to Sunday - $105; 2 to 4 p.m. $55, after 4 p.m. $40.

Tee times: Mandatory, five days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, clubhouse, restaurant.

Pro's description of course: Designed by architect Ray Hearn. The course layout is specific to southern New Jersey, with wind-blown sand, pines and oaks incorporated into uphill and downhill designs. The course combines unique and diverse water features, formal and informal bunker formations with natural grasses.

Camden County

Pinelands G.C.

887 S. Mays Landing Road, Winslow; 609-561-8900; http://www.allforeclub.com/pgc" target= "_blank">www.allforeclub.com/pgc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Friday - $33. Specials on Wednesday - $29, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. $25. Senior discounts on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday - $3 off. Saturday and Sunday - $39, after 3 p.m. $29. Includes carts.

Tee times: Recommended Monday to Friday, required on weekends and holidays.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

Pro's description of course: Short but tight with numerous elevation changes. A challenge at any level.