The 12th hole at Wyncote Golf Club
Par 4 356/342/306/275
Oxford, PA in Philadelphia and the Countryside
Nestled amidst the rolling farmlands of Chester County, Wyncote Golf Club is consistently rated among the region’s best courses. The “Heathlands” style course was designed by award-winning architect Brian Ault and rewards golfers with the finest playing conditions available. Bent grass covers the course from the tees to the greens.
The 11th Hole at Olde Homestead Golf Club
Par 4 350/325/310/285/225
New Tripoli, PA in The Lehigh Valley
While more than half a million residents make the Lehigh Valley the third-largest metro region in the state, Olde Homestead is tucked away in bucolic New Tripoli, PA. Each hole features five tee boxes making the course fair and enjoyable for scratch golfers and high handicappers alike. Challenges include water hazards, which come in to play on 10 of the 18 holes, and undulating bent-grass greens, many with three tiers. Olde Homestead also has a nine-hole Par 3 where you and your buddies can really settle the score.
Valley Green Golf Course
Pittsburgh and Its Countryside
Located in Westmoreland County, Valley Green is an 18 holes layout featuring bent grass greens and bluegrass fairways. It is a par 72, 6166 yards, with a slope and rating of: 12/69.3. Water hazards come into play on five holes, and the fairways are generous and the greens are large and very fast. One of the flattest courses in western PA, makes for a great walking track!
The 12th hole at Honeybrook Golf Club
Par 5: 561 / 551 / 533 / 454
Honey Brook, PA in Philadelphia and the Countryside
Honeybrook Golf Club was voted the NGCOA/PGO golf course of the year in 2009! A semi-private facility nestled among the Amish farms of western Chester County. HGC is a mixture of wide-open links and tree-lined fairways, with protected wetlands, subtle elevation changes and target greens. Play while the horse-drawn buggies saunter by! Strong junior and ladies programs are a highlight, and a recently expanded dining room, bar and back deck make the HGC experience very memorable.
The 4th hole at Blue Ridge Trail Golf Club (Ridge Course)
Par 3: 205 / 180 / 165 / 105
Mountain Top, PA in the Upstate PA region
BRT is the only 27 holes facility in Luzerne County, stretching to 7095 yards from the tips, and 4099 from the forward tees. The facility boasts three unique nine holes circuits, indoor practice facility, BRT Golf Academy, online tee times, and the clubhouse features covered patio, with the restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The 15th Hole at Iron Valley Golf Club
Par 4 456/422/415/340/35
Lebanon, PA in Dutch Country Roads
Iron Valley Golf Club is a beautiful P.B Dye getaway with breathtaking views and an unopposed serenity. Natural terrain, expansive vistas, extreme elevation changes, and a challenging layout with five tee options stretching from almost 5,000 to nearly 7,100 yards, combine to ensure Iron Valley Golf Club is truly, “A Breathtaking Challenge”.
The 17th Hole at Birdsfoot Golf Club
Par 3 208/178/144/132/100
Freeport, PA in Pittsburgh and Its Countryside
A Pittsburgh favorite, Birdsfoot is a charming gem that scores with a friendly staff and great golf that will test all skill levels. The course features 18 distinct holes — including four of the area’s toughest par 3s – that challenge every club in the bag. Links-style holes on the front nine mingle with parkland beauties played out over rolling hills that are indifferent to bounces good and bad.
Broad Run Golfer’s Club
NGCOA/PGO 2013 Course of the Year
West Chester, PA in Philadelphia and the Countryside
Broad Run Golfer’s Club, West Chester, PA, was purchased by Byler Golf Management in the spring of 2012. The local ownership and management team for the golf course and restaurant has succeeded in wowing their past, present, and new patrons with one of the most exceptional golf and dining experiences in Chester County.
Opened in 2000, known formally as Tattersall, this semi-private club was designed by world-renowned architect Rees Jones. The golf course is built on 372 acres of rolling Chester County countryside and features incredible vistas on some of the highest ground in southern PA.
The 16th Hole at Foxchase Golf Club
Par 4 411/373/354/342
Stevens, PA in Dutch Country Roads
A public course with country club features offers excellent course conditions, quick rounds, outstanding customer service and one of the best practice facilities in the heart of Pennsylvania Dutch Country. Foxchase appears to be wide open but looks can be deceiving. Out of bounds lurks on eleven holes, deep grass awaits on fifteen holes and three huge ponds thirst for your ball on seven different holes. Throw in a bunch of pines, fifty traps, nine dog-legs, huge quick greens and 6607 yards, and an 85 shooter is scrambling to shoot in the 90s.
The 14th Hole (Lakeside) at Butler’s Golf Course
Par 4 466/426/337/308
Elizabeth, PA in Pittsburgh and Its Countryside
At Butler’s Golf Course, you’ll find 36 well-maintained and challenging holes, the Woodside 18 and the Lakeside 18. You’ll enjoy some breathtaking vistas, especially on the back 9s. You can make tee times up to eight days in advance, and enjoy savings with the free Frequent Play Card and email deals. Try the delicious pancakes, hamburgers, soups, dinners and daily specials at the restaurant, the Rock Run Inn. And for a true getaway, stay overnight at the John Butler House Bed & Breakfast.