There are 4 golf courses in Staten Island, New York and 3 are municipal courses. There are also another 72 golf courses within 20 miles of Staten Island, including 6 public, 23 municipal and 43 private courses.
The oldest course in the Staten Island 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. Richmond County Country Club is rated the best course near Staten Island. The following courses have won various awards: Baltusrol Golf Club, Baltusrol Golf Club, Plainfield Country Club, Canoe Brook Country Club.