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350 Mount Pleasant Ave
West Orange, NJ  07052-2737
United States
P: (973) 731-1400
F: (973) 731-0171
Essex County Course

18 hole regulation length course

Private golf course

71 par | 6,851 yards | 128 slope

72.9 rating | Rye grass

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Essex County Golf Course

The 18-hole "Essex County" course at the Essex County Country Club facility in West Orange, New Jersey features 6,851 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71. The course rating is 72.9 and it has a slope rating of 128 on Rye grass. Designed by A.W. Tillinghast/Seth Raynor, the Essex County golf course opened in 1887. Mary Ann Peters manages the course as the General Manager.

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Time5am - 9pm
Price $0 - $500
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Reviewed October 11, 2012

The bad, worst practice greens ever! Don't match course speed. Range, locker room okay. Course is as
Good as it gets. Probably the best unknown course anywhere!

Reviewed October 01, 2008

This course is spectacular. Famed as the oldest country club in New Jersey, you are lucky if you can grab a round here. Exclusive in every way with hard and fast greens that roll true.

Reviewed September 12, 2008

Vey nice course. Well protected greens. Great clubhouse and excellent food. Very attentive staff. Caddies ok.

Reviewed February 28, 2007

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The score card is totally wrong. Please update it! That is not even the right course.


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  • Latest Scores
  • Overall
Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Betsy S. N/A 50 50 05/03/20
2 Michael C. 24 93 69 08/19/09
3 JohnV C. N/A 71 71 05/29/11
4 Joe D. N/A 73 73 08/28/07
5 Robert O. 7 83 76 07/09/07
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Rank Golfer Name Handicap Gross Net Date
1 Betsy S. N/A 50 50 05/03/20

Golf Course Information

About Essex County

Essex County Country Club

Golf Only facility

40 tees driving range

18 regulation holes

Tournaments of Essex County

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Course Staff

Mary Ann Peters, General Manager
David Coates, Golf Professional
Jason Thompson, Superintendent
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