Smithtown New York Golf Courses

Smithtown Landing Golf Club - Nine Hole Par 3 Course
Smithtown Landing Golf Club - Regulation Eighteen Course


Featured Golf Course Review:
Smithtown Landing Golf Club - Regulation Eighteen Course -- Excellent Course
Review by: AL This course is not easy to play. The back 9 course is pretty difficult to play. There are greens that are up in a mesa style, guarded by a wicked uphill sandtraps. There are a few wide fairway holes but don't let that fool you as your second shot will be in most cases, difficult to assest. Lots of trees and beautiful scenes. It is a really nicely kept course and worth the play!
From New York

Golf Courses: Additional Golf Course Reviews:
Thomas Carvel Country Club -- Not worth the trip
Review by: Mr. Phounk First off, let me just say that this is a beautiful course asthetically. Some of the views are the best in the Hudson Valley, and definitely warrant a few seconds to gaze and soak in. With that said, let me let out some beef. Granted, I played towards the end of the golfing season (September, 2005). So, the course itself has probably seen better days. But, I've never seen dust clouds form when a chip lands on the green. Also... I'm not a fan of blind fairways. At points, you waste more time driving up to make sure you're not hitting into the group in front of you as they search for their balls which they had no chance of seeing land. One BIG beef I had was that the yardage markers were non-existent. You think you are 100 yards away, but then realize that there are tons of red sticks marking a hazard. You think you're 200 yards away, but realize that they also spray their spinklers a convenient blue to make it easier for the landscapers to water the dusty fairways. Towards the end of the round, I've practically given up keeping score, and was more concerned with dusting myself and my bag off from all the dust. Oh yeah... did I mention that the cart paths aren't paved... but basically dirt roads with fist sized rocks that you should ride an H2 rather than a cart.
From New York




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