There are 7 golf courses in Riverhead, New York and 1 is a municipal course. There are also another 20 golf courses within 20 miles of Riverhead, including 9 public, 0 municipal and 11 private courses.
The oldest course in the Riverhead area is the Quogue Field Club which was designed by James Hepburn/R.B. Wilson and opened in 1887.
The longest course is Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, which is 7,445 yards. Hampton Hills Golf and Country Club is rated the best course near Riverhead. The following courses have won various awards: Long Island National Golf Club, Friar's Head, National Golf Links of America, Shinnecock Hills Golf Club.