There are 3 golf courses in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania and 2 are municipal courses. There are also another 29 golf courses within 20 miles of Wilkes Barre, including 18 public, 0 municipal and 11 private courses.
The oldest course in the Wilkes Barre area is the Wyoming Valley Country Club which was designed by A.W. Tillinghast and opened in 1896.
The longest course is Jack Frost National, which is 7,256 yards. Huntsville Golf Club is rated the best course near Wilkes Barre. The following courses have won various awards: Huntsville Golf Club, Glenmaura National Golf Club.