City Prepares for Historic 90th Season of Operation at Frear Park Golf Course

City Prepares for Historic 90th Season of Operation at Frear Park Golf Course

For Immediate Release
March 25, 2021

Frear Park Golf Course Prepares for Historic 90th Season of Operation

TROY, NY – Mayor Patrick Madden today announced that season passes for Frear Park Municipal Golf Course are available for purchase at the Pro Shop, 2701 Lavin Ct., Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm. The course will celebrate its 90th season of operation in 2021, with opening day tentatively scheduled for Friday, April 9th (weather dependent).
 
Mayor Madden said, “We’re excited to begin preparations to reopen Frear Park Golf Course for the 2021 season. The course remains one of the Capital District’s most popular golf destinations for players of all ability levels, and we’re excited to welcome back golfers to Frear Park later this spring for our historic 90th season.”

Frear Park Golf Course staff released a video update on preparations for the 2021 season: https://youtu.be/KU-2fWm-dbE

Season Passes

Season passes for Frear Park Municipal Golf Course are available at the following prices:

Senior (60 and over)

  • Resident: $750
  • Non-Resident: $950

Junior (under 18)

  • Resident: $525
  • Non-Resident: $750

Married Couples

  • Resident: $1,350
  • Non-Resident: $1,900

Single

  • Resident: $950
  • Non-Resident: $1,250

Troy residents qualify for daily discounts on greens fees with a Resident Recreational ID Card. ID Cards can be purchased at the Pro Shop for $25.00 with proof of residency (state-issued driver’s license, cable or telephone bill, etc.). Previously-issued resident ID cards are subject to annual renewal.

For more info, contact the Frear Park Pro Shop at (518) 270-4553, Parks & Recreation at (518) 235-7761, or www.troyny.gov/golf.

About Frear Park Golf Course

Originally designed as a nine-hole course which opened in 1931, Frear Park Golf Course was expanded to 18 holes in 1964, designed by Robert Trent Jones, one of the game’s greatest course architects. Enjoyed by thousands of players each year, Frear Park remains a great attraction for local golfers, with twenty-seven established leagues and over 46,000 rounds of golf played annually.

Connect with Frear Park Golf Course on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Frear-Park-Golf-Course-1086480928182226

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