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Atlantic County

Atlantic County

Green Tree G.C.

1030 Somers Point-Mays Landing Road, Egg Harbor Township; 609-625-9131; 18 holes

Greens fees: Atlantic County residents with paid annual identification card offered discounts. Weekdays: $14 resident, $21 non-resident. Weekends and holidays: $17 resident, $26 non-resident. After 2 p.m. weekdays: $12 resident, $18 non-resident; after 2 p.m. weekends $13 resident, $20 non-resident. Juniors and seniors weekdays: $12 residents, $18 nonresidents. $14 for cart, $13 for senior carts for residents, pull cart $3. Twilight nine-hole cart rate is $7.50.

Metal spikes: Not banned, but soft spikes preferred.

Amenities: Limited pro shop, driving range.

Course description: Short, fun and inexpensive course that is great for beginners. Only two par 5s on course.

Atlantic City C.C.

Shore Road and Leo Fraser Drive, Northfield; 609-641-7575; www.accountryclub.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: To Oct. 31 - Monday to Thursday: $160, $125 after 1 p.m.; Friday to Sunday and holidays: $180, $145 after 1 p.m. Nov. 1 to March 31 - Monday to Thursday, $85, $65 after noon; Friday to Sunday and holidays: $125, $99 after noon.

Metal spikes: Not allowed. Proper golf attire required. No denim.

Classes: Classes taught by staff PGA-certified teaching professionals

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant

Course description: This renovated, 109-year-old course has only recently gone public. Featuring classic holes altered to challenge even the most dedicated of golfers, the architects rebuilt every green and tee in order to put a new spin on this classic course.

Buena Vista C.C.

Route 40 and Country Club Lane, Buena; 856-697-3733; http://www.allforeclub.com/bvcc" target= "_blank">www.allforeclub.com/bvcc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday, Wednesday and Friday: $39 to 1 p.m., $29 to 3 p.m., $22 after 3 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday: $32 until 11 a.m., $29 until 3 p.m. $22 after 3 p.m. Nine and dine: $29 for nine holes plus a buffet from 3 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays only. Saturday and Sunday: $55 until 10 a.m., $44 until noon, $39 until 3 p.m., $29 after 3 p.m. Includes cart. $3 senior discount Monday, Wednesday and Friday until 1 p.m.

Tee Times: Members can schedule tee times 14 days in advance. Non-members can schedule tee times 10 days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

Pro's description of course: All fairways are tree-lined. Course is relatively flat and well-bunkered. Course is an excellent challenge.

The Links

at Brigantine Beach

1075 North Shore Drive, Brigantine; 609-266-1388; http://www.brigantinegolf.com" target= "_blank">www.brigantinegolf.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: To Nov. 1 - Monday to Thursday: $60; $45 after 1 p.m. Friday to Sunday: $70; $55 after 1 p.m.

Tee times: Recommended. May be reserved up to 14 days in advance. Reserve tee times at http://www.brigantinegolf.com" target= "_blank">www.brigantinegolf.com or 609-266-1388.

Metal spikes: Not allowed (T-shirts, denim and cut-off shorts also prohibited).

Amenities: Fully stocked pro shop, full-service restaurant, bar and grill, liquor license and full banquet facilities.

Pro's description of course: The Links at Brigantine Beach is an authentic Scottish links golf course and was ranked No. 2 best value golf in the entire state of New Jersey by Golfing Magazine.

Mays Landing G.C.

1855 Cates Road, McKee City; 609-641-4411; http://www.mayslandinggolf.com" target= "_blank">www.mayslandinggolf.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: To Oct. 8 - Monday to Friday: $52, $45 before 7:30 a.m. and after 1 p.m., $30 after 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: $58, $45 after 1 p.m., $30 after 3 p.m. Wednesday: $39 all day. Includes cart. Oct. 9 through December - Monday to Friday: $41, $31 after 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: $50, $38 after 1 p.m. Wednesday: $35 all day.

Tee times: Recommended, seven days in advance. Reserve tee times at www.gacga.com or 800-GOLF-222.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, banquet facility, group and individual instruction, children's and women's classes.

Pro's description of course: An upgraded course, its 18 holes are cut into the pines of southern New Jersey. Each hole has its own unique design.

Pomona G & C.C.

400 W. Moss Mill Road, Pomona; 609-965-3232; 9 holes

Greens fees: $16 weekdays, $13 after 4 p.m.; $18 weekends and holidays, $15 after 4 p.m. Pull carts $2. Electric carts $10.50, $21 for 18 holes. Student, military, senior citizen and police officer rate $2 off all regular rates with identification.

Tee times: Not required.

Metal spikes: Soft spikes preferred.

Amenities: Limited pro shop, driving range, luncheonette.

Manager's description of course: Located in the Pinelands of Galloway Township. Course is relatively flat with small greens, making approaches a challenge. Course plays well for the novice as well as experienced golfer.

Victor's Par 3

6444 Pittsburgh Ave., Mays Landing; 609-625-4931; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Friday - $17; Saturday, Sundays and holidays - $19.

Owner's description of course: Good for beginners. All holes are par 3. Course and greens kept in good condition.

Cape May County

B.L. England

Recreation Center

Route 9, Beesleys Point; 609-390-0472; 9 holes

Greens fees: $22 for nine holes, $35 for 18. Carts: $8 for nine holes, $16 for 18 holes.

Tee times: Available seven days in advance. Reserve tee times by calling 609-390-0472.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, snack bar, putting green.

Pro's description of course: A well-manicured golf course with small, fast greens. Requires shot making, not power.

Cape May National G.C.

834 Florence Ave., Erma; 609-884-1563; http://www.cmngc.com" target="_blank">www.cmngc.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: $85, $65 after 11 a.m., $50 after 2 p.m.

Tee times: Required and available seven days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed. Proper golf attire required, no denim.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, grill room, bar, putting green. Players have full use of locker room and facilities.

Pro's description of course: The greens are reputed to be among the best in the tri-state area.

Heritage Links

1375 S. Shore Road, Palermo; 609-390-4500; 9 holes

Greens fees: Call 609-390-4500 for rates.

Tee times: Recommended. Available seven days in advance.

Amenities: Pro shop, snack bar, putting green.

Pro's description of course: Nine-hole, links-style course. Designed to be unintimidating for beginners, yet challenging for accomplished golfers.

Pines at Clermont G.C.

358 Kings Highway, Clermont; 609-624-0100; http://www.pinesatclermont.com" target= "_blank">www.pinesatclermont.com; 9 holes

Greens fees: To Nov. 30 - $20, includes electric cart. Dec. 1 to March 31 - $10.

Tee times: Recommended. Reservations are available one week in advance by calling 609-624-0100.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, putting green.

Description of course: Built on 34 acres of land, each of the nine holes is tree-lined with an assortment of ornamental grasses making up the fringes.

Cumberland County

and West

Cohanzick C.C.

Bridgeton-Fairton Road, Fairton; 856-455-2127; http://www.allforeclub.com/ccc" target= "_blank">www.allforeclub.com/ccc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Friday: $19, $15 after 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday: $25, $19 after 1 p.m. Includes cart.

Metal spikes: Not allowed. Proper golf attire required.

Amenities: Pro shop, members-only driving range, restaurant, liquor license.

Pro's description of course: Narrow fairways, small greens. Straight drives and approach shots a must.

Eastlyn G.C.

4049 Italia Ave., Vineland; 856-691-5558; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Friday - $17 to walk until 4 p.m., $15 after 4 p.m. Electric cart $7.50, pull cart $2.30. Saturday, Sunday and holidays - $19.25, $26.75 with cart, $17.25 after 4 p.m., $23.50 with cart.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

Pro's description of course: Water comes into play on 11 holes. Greens are small and well-bunkered. Excellent for your short game.

Scotland Run G.C.

Route 322 and Fries Mill Road, Williamstown; 856-863-3737; www.scotlandrun.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Monday to Thursday - $95. Friday to Sunday - $105. After 3 p.m. every day - $70.

Tee times: Mandatory. Available seven days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed. (Coolers not allowed.)

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant.

Course description: The par-71 Scotland Run wraps around an abandoned quarry and incorporates the woodlands, quarry and links-style holes for a memorable golf experience.

Ocean County

Ocean Acres C.C.

925 Buccaneer Lane, Manahawkin; 609-597-9393; http://www.allforeclub.com/oacc" target= "_blank">www.allforeclub.com/oacc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Tuesday through Friday - Until 1 p.m.: $39 to ride and play, $32 to walk. Between 1 and 3 p.m.: $29 to ride and play, $24 to walk. 3 p.m. to close: $22 to ride and play, $15 to walk. Weekends and Holidays - Until 10 a.m., $49 to ride and play; 10 a.m. to noon, $44 to ride and play; noon to 3 p.m., $39 to ride and play; twilight: $29 to ride and play, $22 to play. Monday Special - Until 11 a.m. $32 to ride and play; after 11 a.m., $29.

Tee times: Required. Must be made one week in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

Manager's description of course: Open front nine, tight back nine. 10th hole (par 3) has a true island green.

Ocean County G.C. at Atlantis

Country Club Boulevard, Little Egg Harbor; 609-296-2444; www.ocean.nj.us/parks/golf.htm; 18 holes

Greens fees: Residents of Ocean County (with purchase of $25 resident card, $10 to renew each year): Monday to Friday - $18 in a.m., $12 in p.m. Saturday and Sunday - $24 in a.m., $16 in p.m. Non-residents: Monday to Friday - $35 in a.m., $20 in p.m. Saturday and Sunday - $42 in a.m., $24 in p.m. Students and seniors - $15 in a.m., $12 in p.m. Carts are $12 per person.

Tee times: Can be made up to eight days in advance.

Metal spikes: Not allowed.

Amenities: Limited pro shop, driving range, restaurant.

Manager's description of course: George Fazio design. Four water holes. Challenging, championship course.

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: Encompassing more than 194 pristine acres of natural terrain, Sea Oaks Golf Club was designed by popular golf course 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.