There are 2 golf courses in Somerset, New Jersey and all 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 90 golf courses within 20 miles of Somerset, including 15 public, 27 municipal and 46 private courses.
The oldest course in the Somerset area is the Plainfield Country Club which was designed by Donald J. Ross, ASGCA and opened in 1890.
The longest course is Trump National Golf Club Bedminster, which is 7,565 yards. Shackamaxon Country Club is rated the best course near Somerset. The following courses have won various awards: Plainfield Country Club, Somerset Hills Country Club, Hamilton Farm Golf Club, The Ridge At Back Brook, Baltusrol Golf Club, Baltusrol Golf Club, Canoe Brook Country Club.