There is 1 golf course in Rockaway, New Jersey and 0 are municipal courses. There are also another 90 golf courses within 20 miles of Rockaway, including 24 public, 18 municipal and 47 private courses.
The oldest course in the Rockaway area is the The Tuxedo Club which was designed by Robert Trent Jones, ASGCA and opened in 1886.
The longest course is Baltusrol Golf Club, which is 7,221 yards. North Jersey Country Club is rated the best course near Rockaway. The following courses have won various awards: Mountain Ridge Country Club, Canoe Brook Country Club, Somerset Hills Country Club, Baltusrol Golf Club, Baltusrol Golf Club, Hamilton Farm Golf Club.