Your 2016 Berkshire County golf course guide

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18-HOLE COURSES

BAS RIDGE GOLF COURSE

Location: 151 Plunkett Ave., Hinsdale

Type: Public, with memberships available

Phone: (413) 655-2605

Website: www.basridge.com

Par: 70

Yardage (back/front tees): 5,051, 4,369

Course rating: 63.7 (m), 65.9 (w)

Slope: 111 (m), 110 (w)

Greens fees: Weekdays are $15 for 18 holes, $12 for 9. Seniors (over 60) are $12 for 18, $10 for 9. Saturdays, Sundays and holidays are $20 for 18 holes, $15 for 9. Any evening after 4 p.m. is $10.

Cart fees: $10 for 18 holes and $5 for 9.

Range: No

Tee time policy: Call the pro shop

Proprietor: Bill Basiliere

Superintendent: Thomas Higgins

Head professional: Gary Norton

CRANWELL SPA & GOLF RESORT

Location: 55 Lee Road, Lenox

Type: Resort, open to public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 637-1364

Website: www.cranwell.com

Par: 69 (m), 70 (w)

Yardage (back/front tees): 5,991, 4,881

Course rating: 70.0 (m), 70.2 (w)

Slope: 123 (m), 121 (w)

Greens fees: There are spring and fall rates (until June 30 and Sept. 6-closing). For spring and fall from Monday-Thursday, it's $39 for 18 holes, $31 for 9, $29 after 2 p.m. and 50 percent discount for juniors under 16. From Friday-Sunday and holidays in spring/fall, it's $59 for 18 holes, $45 for 9, $39 after 2 p.m. Summer rates (July 1-Sept. 5) for Monday-Thursday are $59 for 18 holes and $39 after 3 p.m. From Friday-Sunday during summer, it's $79 for 18 holes, $49 after 3 p.m.

Cart fees: Cart fees are additional and optional in spring and fall seasons plus twilight hours. Cart rental is required on weekends and holidays in July and August prior to twilight hours. Carts are $20 for 18 holes and $14 for 9 holes and twilight.

Range: Yes

Tee time policy: Call pro shop, during peak season, times can be made a week in advance

Director of Golf: Luke Salvatore

EGREMONT COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 685 S. Egremont Road, Great Barrington

Type: Public, with memberships available

Phone: (413) 528-4222

Website: www.egremontcountryclub.com

Par: 71

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,036, 4,894

Course rating: 68.7 (m), 68.1 (w)

Slope: 122 (m), 113 (w)

Greens fees: Weekdays are $28 for 18 holes from 7 a.m.-4 p.m., $20 for 9 anytime and $18 twilight fee (after 4 p.m.). It's $21 for seniors (65 and over Monday-Thursday). It's $20 for 18 holes and $18 for 9 for juniors (14 and under). Weekends and holidays are $45 for 18 holes until 1 p.m., $30 after 1 p.m. and $20 after 5 p.m. It's $35 for Berkshire County residents until 1 p.m, $20 for juniors. Weekend and holiday 9 holes are $32 until 1 p.m., $25 from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. and $18 for juniors (14 and under).

Cart fees: $18 per rider for 18 holes, $10 for 9 holes per rider

Range: Yes

Tee time policy: Seven days in advance

General Manager: Frank Mazzarelli

PONTOOSUC LAKE COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 38 Kirkwood Drive, Pittsfield

Type: Public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 445-4217

Website: www.plcc.biz

Par: 70

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,207, 5,240

Course rating: 69.7 (m), 74.7 (w)

Greens fees: Special rate right now is for two people to play 18 holes for $50 ($25 each), including cart, on weekdays. For weekends, the same deal is $55 ($27.50 each). Rate for one right now is $25 on weekdays for 18 holes, $27.50 on weekends, but you need two people to have the cart included. Special rate will continue until a yet to be determined date. Following rates have yet to be determined as well.

Range: No

Tee time policy: Starting times on Friday-Sunday. For Monday-Thursday, it's first-come, first-serve.

General Manager: Jeff Moxon

Teaching professional: Bob Dastoli

SKYLINE COUNTRY CLUB

Location: Route 7, Lanesborough Par: 71

Type: Public, with memberships available

Phone: (413) 445-5584

Website: www.skyline-cc.com

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,110, 4,708

Course rating: 68.8 (m), 67.5 (w)

Slope: 117 (m), 114 (w)

Greens fees: Weekdays: Prices range from $13-17 walking and $20-$25 with cart depending on starting time for nine holes; prices range from $15-$23 walking and $25-$35 with cart for 18 holes depending on starting time. On weekends, prices range from $15-$17 depending on starting time walking and $20-25 riding for 9 holes. Prices range from $20-$26 walking and $33-40 riding for 18 holes.

Cart fees: Reflected in prices above

Range: Yes

Tee time policy: One week in advance

Head professional: Jim Mitus

TACONIC GOLF CLUB

Location: 19 Meacham St., Williamstown

Type: Semi-private, with memberships available

Phone: (413) 458-3997

Website: www.taconicgolf.com

Par: 71

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,800, 5,143

Course rating: 73.5 (m), 122 (w)

Slope: 136 (m), 122 (w)

Greens fees: $160, first time only, for unaccompanied guest and $50 for unaccompanied guest restart. It's $85 for Williams College alumnus/spouse, $100 for guest of alumnus, $70 guest with member, $85 for college employee/spouse, $100 for employee guest; $45 for 9 holes employee. It's $40 for Williams students, $100 for student guests, $85 for a student's parent, $100 for guest of student's parent.

Cart fees: Greens fees include cart

Range: No

Tee time policy: One week in advance

Teaching professional: Peter Egazarian

WAHCONAH COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 20 Orchard Road, Dalton

Type: Semi-private with memberships available.

Phone: (413) 684-1333

Website: www.wahconahcc.com

Par: 71

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,558, 5,431

Course rating: 72.5 (m), 75.1 (w)

Slope: 135 (m), 128 (w)

Greens fees: Shoulder season (opening to Friday before Memorial Day and Oct. 1 to close): Monday to Friday, between $25 and $65 for 18 holes and $15 and $40 for 9 holes depending on time of day and whether you're a card member or not. Shoulder season rates on weekends and holidays are between $30 and $70 for 18 holes and $20 and $40 depending on time of day and whether you're a card member or not. In-season rates (Memorial Day weekend to Sept. 30) are between $35 to $80 Monday to Friday for 18 holes and between $40 and $90 for 18 holes and $25 and $50 for 9 holes based on the previously mentioned factors.

Cart fees: $34 per person for 18 holes, $20 for 9

Range: Yes

Tee time policy: Call pro shop

Club Manager: Matthew Morrison

Golf Course Superintendent: Mike Salinetti

WAUBEEKA GOLF LINKS

Location: 137 New Ashford Road, Williamstown

Type: Public, with memberships available

Website: www.waubeeka.com

Phone: (413) 458-5869

Par: 71

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,229, 4,878

Course rating: 70.6 (m), 69.6 (w)

Slope: 126 (m), 119 ( m)

Greens fees: Waubeeka will use a dynamic pricing system in 2016. That means the tee times will be offered at prices that change according to variables, including weather, course condition, economic climate, competitor pricing, date, location and time.

Range: Yes

Tee time policy: Seven days in advance for public, eight days for members

Owner/operator: Mike Deep

Head professional: Drew Keaffaber

9-HOLE COURSES

DONNYBROOK COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 775 Williamstown Road, Lanesborough

Type: Open to public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 499-7888

Website: www.donnybrookgolf.com

Par: 36

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,676 for 18 holes, 4,852

Course rating: 74.2 (m), 69.2 (w)

Slope: 137 (m), 124 (w)

Greens fees: Weekdays: Before 8 a.m. and at twilight, it's $20 for 9 or 18 holes. Daytime primetime is $25 for 9 holes, $30 for 18. For weekends and holidays, before 7 a.m. and at twilight it's $25 for 9 or 18 holes. In daytime primetime, it's $30 for 9 holes and $35 for 18. Seniors (65+) get 10 percent off while juniors (15 and under) are 20 percent off.

Cart fees: 9 holes: $10, 18 holes: $15

Range: No

Tee time policy: Call pro shop to set times

General manager: Matt Kelly

FOREST PARK COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 41 Forest Park Ave., Adams

Type: Open to public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 743-3311

Website: www.forestparkadams.com

Par: 34

Yardage (back/front tees): 5,110 for 18 holes, 4,216

Course rating: 65.9 (m), 67.8 (w)

Slope: 118 (m); 115 (w)

Greens fees: $15 for 9 holes, $20 for 18

Cart fees: $15 for 9 holes, $27 for 18

Range: No

Tee time policy: First come, first serve

General manager: Bruce Cardin

GENERAL ELECTRIC ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION

Location: 303 Crane Ave., Pittsfield

Type: Open to public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 443-5746

Par: 36

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,205 for 18 holes, 5,274

Course rating: 70.6 (m), 69.2 (w)

Slope: 115.3 (m), 113 (w)

Greens fees: $23 for 18 holes, $15 for 9. Weekend special: $32 for two with cart after 2 p.m. (2014 prices).

Cart fees: $14 for 9 holes, $22 for 18 (2014 prices).

Range: No

Tee time policy: Call pro shop to set times

Head professional: Jay Abair

GREENOCK COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 220 W. Park St., Lee

Type: Open to public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 243-3323

Website: www.greenockcc.com

Par: 35 (m), 37 (w)

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,230 for 18 holes, 5,796

Course rating: 69.8 (m), 72.2 (w)

Slope: 122 (m), 117 (w)

Greens fees: Weekday with a member: $20 for 9 holes, $28 for 18. Weekday without a member: $25 for 9 holes, $35 for 18. Weekend and holiday with a member: $28 for 9 holes, $38 for 18. Weekend and holiday without a member: $32 for 9 holes, $45 for 18.

Cart fees: Members: $11 for 9 holes, $19 for 18. Non-members: $12 for 9 holes, $21 for 18.

Range: No

Tee time policy: Five days in advance

Head professional: Ryan Butterick

WORTHINGTON GOLF CLUB

Location: Ridge Road, Worthington

Type: Open to public with memberships available

Phone: (413) 238-4464

Website: worthingtongolfclub.net

Par: 35

Yardage (back/front tees): 5,594 for 18 holes, 4,974

Course rating: 66.8 (m), 69.5 (w)

Slope: 118 (m), 114 (w)

Greens fees: Weekdays: $26 for 18 holes, $18 for juniors; $16 for 9 holes, $10 for juniors. Weekends: $32 for 18 holes, $22 for 9. Weekday special: call for specials.

Cart fees: $20 per rider for 18 holes, $13 per rider for 9

Range: Yes

Tee time policy: Call pro shop to set times

Head professional: Erik Tiele

PRIVATE CLUBS

BERKSHIRE HILLS COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 500 Benedict Road, Pittsfield

Type: 18 holes

Phone: (413) 447-9429

Website: www.berkshirehillscc.com

Par: 72 (m), 73 (w)

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,780, 5,458

Slope: 126 (m), 123 (w)

Course rating: 72.8 (m), 72.9 (w)

Guest policy: With a member, $35 for 18 holes on weekdays, $25 for 9, $45 for 18 holes on weekend. An unaccompanied guest can play for $90.

Head professional: Mike Hillman

Range: Yes

COUNTRY CLUB OF PITTSFIELD

Location: 639 South St., Pittsfield

Type: 18 holes

Phone: (413) 447-8500

Website: www.ccpittsfield.org

Par: 71

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,395, 4,987

Course rating: 71.5 (m), 71.8 (w)

Slope: 127 (m), 127 (w)

Guest policy: Guests playing 18 holes with members can play for $70 (cart not included). On Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, two members and two guests are not allowed to play before 9:30 a.m. while one member and two or three guests will not be allowed to play before 9:30 a.m. either. Three members and one guest have no restrictions. No guest may be substituted for a member once reservation has been made. For guests playing without members, member-sponsored groups are $99 while PGA professional-sponsored are $149. All unaccompanied play will be approved at the discretion of the head golf pro. Restricted playing times are Tuesday and Thursday a.m. along with Wednesday from 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Friday 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays and holidays after 3 p.m. Guests playing nine holes with members play for $50 a player (cart not included).

Range: Yes

Head professional: Eric Mabee

STOCKBRIDGE GOLF CLUB

Location: 6A Main St., Stockbridge

Type: 18

Phone: (413) 298-3423

Website: www.stockbridge.com

Par: 71: (m), 73 (w)

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,567, 5,344

Course Rating: 73.1 (m), 72.2 (w)

Slope: 130 (m) 124 (w).

Guest policy: Guests must play with a member, although the club has an arrangement that allows play by those staying at some Stockbridge-area inns.

Range: No

Head professional: Steve Mazzariello

WYANTENUCK COUNTRY CLUB

Location: 46 West Sheffield Road, Great Barrington

Type: 18 holes

Par: 70 (m), 72 (w)

Phone: (413) 528-3229

Website: www.wyantenuck.org

Yardage (back/front tees): 6,456, 5,364

Course rating: 70.8 (m), 70.3 (w)

Slope: 123 (m), 116 (w)

Guest policy: Guests must play with member

Range: Small practice area

Head professional: Tom Sullivan


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