There are 6 golf courses in Stamford, Connecticut and 4 are municipal courses. There are also another 94 golf courses within 20 miles of Stamford, including 5 public, 11 municipal and 78 private courses.
The oldest course in the Stamford area is the The Apawamis Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA and opened in 1890.
The longest course is Pound Ridge Golf Club, which is 7,171 yards. Rockrimmon Country Club is rated the best course near Stamford. The following courses have won various awards: The Round Hill Club, Inc., The Round Hill Club, Inc., The Stanwich Club, The Stanwich Club, Westchester Country Club, Century Country Club, The Creek, Fenway Golf Club, Winged Foot Golf Club, Winged Foot Golf Club, Quaker Ridge Golf Club, Piping Rock Club, Metropolis Country Club, Country Club of Fairfield, Country Club of Fairfield, Wykagyl Country Club.