Many courses prepare to open this weekend, weather permitting

Spring is here, and golf courses across the Pocono Mountains are eager to open for the 2023 season, some sooner than last year.The scenic Pocono Mountains is a golfer’s paradise for beginners and seasoned pros alike, with a variety of courses from small, private clubs to sprawling resorts with championship courses designed by industry legends. While a few courses are already open for the season, others have announced their tentative, weather-dependent opening dates:

Buck Hill Golf Club – Saturday, April 15

The Country Club at Woodloch Springs – Wednesday, April 5

Country Club of the Poconos Municipal Golf Course – Friday, March 31

Hideaway Hills Golf Club – Open as of Monday, March 20

Jack Frost National Golf Club – Saturday, April 1

Mount Airy Golf Club – Friday, March 31

Pocono Farms Country Club Association – Friday, April 7

Pocono Hills Golf Course – Saturday, April 1

Pocono Manor Golf Course – Friday, March 31

The Shawnee Inn & Golf Resort – Open as of Wednesday, March 22

Skytop Lodge Golf Course – Saturday, April 1

Split Rock Golf Club – Saturday, April 1

Avid golfers can once again save on golf this season by purchasing a 2023 Golf-A-Round Card. Pay $45 for the card, then play twice at each of the five participating courses for just $30 per round with cart. The card is valid Sunday after 2 p.m. through Friday, excluding holidays. Purchase a Golf-A-Round Card on or from any participating course.

Golf courses in Wayne, Pike, Monroe, or Carbon counties that are interested in becoming members of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau (PMVB) are invited to email [email protected] for more information.


Pocono Mountains visitor information is available online at or by phone at (570) 421-5791. Follow @PoconoTVNetwork on X (formerly Twitter) to stay current with up-to-date information. Established in 1934, the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau is a private, non-profit membership organization. The PMVB is the official destination marketing organization for the four counties of Wayne, Pike, Monroe, and Carbon in Northeastern Pennsylvania.