There is 1 golf course in Essex, Maryland and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 39 golf courses within 20 miles of Essex, including 9 public, 9 municipal and 21 private courses.
The oldest course in the Essex area is the Green Spring Valley Hunt Club which was designed by Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA and opened in 1892.
The longest course is Ruggles Golf Course, which is 7,230 yards. Pine Ridge Golf Course is rated the best course near Essex.