You love golf but have absolutely no idea where to do it on the East End this summer without having to join an expensive club. The East End has some of the most beautiful and professional public golf courses in the United States. Check ‘em out.
Montauk Downs State Park Golf Course
50 South Fairview Avenue, Montauk
Montauk Downs was originally developed in 1927 and continues to offer exceptional service to the public.
Sag Harbor Golf Club
Barcelona Neck Road at Trustees Road, Sag Harbor
A gorgeous nine-hole golf course surrounded by wetlands, this course is popular even for players who belong to private clubs.
Indian Island Golf Course
661 Riverside Drive, Riverhead
Known for being a very relaxed and welcoming course, Indian Island also has a great eatery and offers lessons.
Poxabogue Golf Center
3556 Montauk Highway, Bridgehampton
Owned by the Towns of East Hampton and Southampton, this course is nine charming and challenging holes.
Shelter Island Country Club
26 Sunnyside Avenue, Shelter Island
Shelter Island golf course opened in 1897 and is frequented by travelers from all over the island for its challenge and beauty.
Cherry Creek Golf Links
900 Reeves Avenue, Riverhead
For some, this is the go-to course in Riverhead, but be sure to call in advance.
Islands End Golf & Country Club
Route 25, Greenport
A great course to play, and the only course for North Forkers who don’t want to travel to Riverhead.