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

Greate Bay Country Club

901 Mays Landing Road, Somers Point; 609.927.5017; www.greatebay.com; 18 holes

Memberships: As a private country club, members enjoy a brisk pace of play for a supremely enjoyable round of golf. Golfing memberships start at $59.95 per month with full, weekday, seasonal and social memberships also available. Proper golf attire required. No denim.

Golf Instruction and Tournaments: Classes for men, women, seniors and juniors taught by staff PGA-certified teaching professionals. Greate Bay features a full Titleist Performance Institute program for golf fitness with TPI-certified golf and fitness professionals. Greate Bay also has the region's top Junior Golf program offering clinics, classes and private instruction tailored specifically for young players of all ages and skill levels.

Amenities: Voted "Best of The Press" year after year, Greate Bay has complete golf amenities, including locker rooms, driving range, short-game practice facilities, Golf Shop and club storage. The clubhouse has a Pub & Grille with piano bar, a full schedule of parties and social happenings, special events for golfers and non-golfers alike, public banquet and meeting facilities, elegant award-winning weddings and access to a full-service fitness facility with the region's leading indoor tennis and squash programs.

Course Description: Now celebrating its 90th anniversary, the golf course at Greate Bay is a classic, award-winning, championship, 18-hole course designed by Willie Park, Jr., a member of the World Golf Hall of Fame, in a beautiful setting on the Greate Egg Harbor Bay.

Cape May County

Cape May National G.C.

834 Florence Ave., Erma; 609-884-1563; www.cmngc.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Peak season $85 to 2:30 p.m., $65 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., $50 after 2:30 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: Classic, turn-of-the-century-designed golf course. The greens are reputed to be among the best in the tri-state area.

Sand Barrens G.C.

1765 Route 9 North, Swainton; 609-465-3555; www.sandbarrensgolf.com; 27 holes

Greens fees: Call for latest fees.

Tee times: Required. Available 10 days in advance. Reserve tee times online or call 609-465-3555.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

Manager's description of course: The Sand Barrens Golf Club has been named by The Golfer Magazine as one of the "Top Ten New Courses in America" and by Golf Magazine as one of the "Top 10 Courses You Can Play."

Heritage Links

1375 Route 9, Palermo; 609-390-4500; www.linfieldnational.com/heritage; 9 holes

Greens fees: Weekdays, walk 9 holes for $22, ride for $29. $10 re-play. Wednesday special: $17 walk, $22 ride. Seniors every day: $17 walk, $22 ride. Juniors always $10. Twilight after 3 p.m.: $17 walk, $22 ride. Pull carts $3. 10-round punch passes for $170. Seasonal memberships start at $500.

Tee times: Recommended and available two weeks in advance by calling 609-390-4500.

Amenities: Pro Shop,snacks,putting green, gift certificates any amount. Rental clubs available for family!

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Ocean City Municipal G.C.

26th Street and Bay Avenue, Ocean City; 609-399-1315; 12 holes

Greens fees: Weekdays: $12, $10 for ages 62 and older and 14 and younger. Weekends: $12 for everyone. Pull carts $3, riding carts $10, plus tax. $95 for 10-play card.

Manager's description of course: A small course set in the wetlands. Good for irons play. Greens are small but in very good shape. Longest hole is 240 yards, shortest is 65 yards, average length is 120 yards.

Pines at Clermont G.C.

358 Kings Highway, Clermont; 609-624-0100; www.thepinesatclermont.com; 9 holes

Greens fees: To May 27: $18, after 4 p.m. $13. May 27 to Sept. 5: $23, after 5 p.m. $13. Sept. 6 to Nov. 28: $18, after 2 p.m. $13. Hand cart $2, electric cart $7 per 9 holes.

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

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. Water comes into play on three holes.

Shore Gate Golf Club

35 School House Lane, Ocean View; 609-624-8337; www.shoregategolfclub.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Call for latest fees.

Tee times: Required. May be made up to 14 days in advance. Reserve tee times at www.shoregategolfclub.com or 609-624-8337.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant, free junior clinic.

Manager's description of course: Carved from more than 245 acres of pristine forest only a few miles from the Atlantic Ocean, Shore Gate is a unique combination of parkland and Scottish links-style designs that also presents a dramatic sculptured and undulating feeling. Named to Golf Magazine's "Top 10 New Public Courses" in the United States for 2002. Named to "Top 10 New Public Courses 2003." Named in Golf Digest as one of "America's Best New Courses" and "Top 20 in New Jersey" and "Top 10 You Can Play in America" by Golf Magazine.

Cumberland County and West

Centerton C.C.

Route 540 and Almond Road, Pittsgrove; 856-358-2220; www.centertoncc.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Saturdays and Sundays $48 to ride or walk, after 11 a.m. $39 ride, $24 to walk, after 1 p.m. $35 ride, $20 walk, after 3 p.m. $30 ride, $17 walk. Call for summer weekday rates.

Tee times: Required and available seven days in advance.

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

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

Cohanzick C.C.

Bridgeton-Fairton Road, Fairton; 856-455-2127; www.allforeclub.com/ccc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Call for latest fees.

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; www.eastlyngolf.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Weekdays $19.95, after 4 p.m. $17. Weekends $21.95, after 4 p.m. $19.25. $8.50 extra for cart.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, plus The Greenview Inn restaurant.

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: To May 24: $89. May 25 to Sept. 30: Mondays to Thursdays: $89. Fridays to Sundays: $99. Oct. 1 to Oct. 21: $89. Oct. 22 to Nov. 25: $78. Nov. 26 to Dec. 31: $58.

Tee times: Mandatory. Available seven days in advance.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range, restaurant.

Course description: One of the area's most beautiful and challenging courses, the par-71 Scotland Run wraps around an abandoned quarry and incorporates the woodlands, quarry and links-style holes for a memorable golf experience. Lots of water, region-defying cliffs and terrific playing conditions make this a must-play course. Winner of the 2010 GolfWorld Readers Choice Award as one of the top 50 best public courses in the country.

White Oaks C.C.

2951 Dutch Mill Road, Newfield; 856-697-8900; www.whiteoaksgolf.com; 18 holes

Greens fees: Mondays to Thursdays before 1 p.m. $49, Fridays before 1 p.m. $54. Saturdays and Sundays before 1 p.m. $65. Mondays to Fridays after 1 p.m. $39, Saturdays and Sundays after 1 p.m. $49. Everyday after 3 p.m. $33. Seniors , law enforcement, fire, military, veterans and casino employees Mondays to Fridays $39. Under 19 $25.

Tee Times: Recommended. Available seven days in advance.

Amenities: Pro shop, restaurant, hitting net.

Pro's description of course: A very player-friendly course with large, undulating greens. It boasts a very long, 641-yard par 5, which is the highlight of the course. The par 3-No. 17 has been voted "Toughest Par 3 in South Jersey."

Ocean County

Ocean Acres C.C.

925 Buccaneer Lane, Manahawkin; 609-597-9393; www.allforeclub.com/oacc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Call for fees.

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

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

Manager's description of course: Open front nine, tight back nine. 10th hole (par 3) is signature hole, with 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, $25 to renew each year): Mondays to Fridays: $21 in a.m., $15 after 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays: $27 in a.m., $19 after 1 p.m. Early bird 9 holes $15. Seniors and students in a.m. $17, active military personnel $18. Non-residents: Mondays to Fridays: $38 in a.m., $23 after 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays: $45 in a.m., $27 after 1 p.m. Early bird 9 holes $23. Active military personnel $28. Seniors and students in a.m.: $31. Carts $27 for 18, $17 for 9. Pull carts $6.

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

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: May 25 to Sept. 3: Mondays to Thursdays: $80 walk, $92 ride. Fridays to Sundays and holidays $95 walk, $107 ride. After 11 a.m. $65 walk, $77 ride. After 1 p.m. $50 walk, $57 ride. After 3 p.m. $35 walk, $45 ride.

Sept. 4 to Sept. 30: Mondays to Thursdays $65 walk, $77 ride. Fridays to Sundays and holidays $80 walk, $92 ride. After noon $65 walk, $77 ride. After 1 p.m. $50 walk, $57 ride. After 3 p.m. $35 walk, $45 ride.

Oct. 1 to Nov. 30: Mondays to Thursdays $50 walk, $57 ride. Fridays to Sundays $60 walk, $67 ride. After 1 p.m. $35 walk, $45 ride. Some 9 hole rates available.

Tee times: Mandatory. Available five days in advance.

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; www.allforeclub.com/pgc; 18 holes

Greens fees: Call for latest rates.

Tee times: Recommended Mondays to Fridays, required on weekends and holidays.

Amenities: Pro shop, driving range.

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