There are 3 golf courses in Short Hills, New Jersey and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 93 golf courses within 20 miles of Short Hills, including 12 public, 27 municipal and 54 private courses.
The oldest course in the Short Hills area is the Essex County Country Club which was designed by A.W. Tillinghast/Seth Raynor and opened in 1887.
The longest course is Liberty National Golf Club, which is 7,346 yards. Baltusrol Golf Club is rated the best course near Short Hills. The following courses have won various awards: Canoe Brook Country Club, Baltusrol Golf Club, Baltusrol Golf Club, Essex County Country Club, Mountain Ridge Country Club, Plainfield Country Club, Somerset Hills Country Club, The Ridgewood Country Club, The Ridgewood Country Club.