Last week we discussed the 44 Lakes… it is now time to tackle the 44 Choices. Fulton County is located in the Southern Adirondacks with many “Great Outdoor” options. But Fulton County is also home to wonderful attractions and recreational opportunities!
Let’s talk about golf… Fulton County has seven unique golf courses accommodating to a beginner or a seasoned player.
The area’s first golf club, Sacandaga Golf Club, located in picturesque Northville is open to the public. This 9 hole, 3021 yard, course is easy to walk and features a pro-shop and restaurant.
Pine Brook Golf Club was designed by James Floyd and opened in 1921. It is a 9 hole course and 2960 yards. The Rail Yard Restaurant is housed at Pine Brook in Gloversville.
Nick Stoner Municipal Golf Course in Caroga Lake was established in 1929. This scenic course located in the Adirondack State Park. Streams and a pond are located throughout the course and become hazards on some holes. This 18 hole course is home to the Nick Stoner Inn and 19th Hole Restaurant and Bar.
Kingsboro Golf Club in Gloversville is another course with scenic views of the Adirondacks. This open-to-the-public, 3050 yard course has 9 holes with a creek and some hills that come into play on a couple of holes. The course is home to Mulligan’s Restaurant.
Holland Meadows Golf Course is an 18 hole course in Gloversville. Holland Meadows is a 3333 yard course for all golfers with a variety of fairways, fast rolling greens, and water hazards. Also at the course is a proshop, clubhouse and bar, driving range, and 4 indoor simulators.
Hales Mills Country Club located in Johnstown is an 18 hole, 5995 yard course with a few water hazards. It features a proshop and bar and restaurant which is a popular spot for weddings.
Fox Run Golf Club’s unique location allows for views of both the Mohawk Valley and the Adirondacks. This 18 hole course is 6400 yards and features a driving range, putting green, indoor simulators, and proshop. Fox Run has a full service pub and restaurant able to accommodate your corporate event, wedding, or banquet.
For more information about these courses check out our interactive map: http://www.44lakes.com/map.