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Frear Park is in Troy, New York .


Understand[edit]

Frear Park is a 247-acre 18-hole public golf course, hockey arena, and outdoor playgrounds.


Golf Leagues and Tournaments - Twenty-five established leagues currently play at Frear Park including 18 men's, three seniors, and four ladies. Over 80 tournaments and golf outings will be held at Frear Park throughout the season.

Resident ID and Season Passes – Starts late March, every Monday thru Saturday 10 am to 3 pm. After May 15th hours reduced to Wednesday and Saturday 10 am to 3 pm.


Reserve Tee Times

Reserved tee times will be available on Saturday, Sundays, and holidays until 2:00 p.m. Reservations on a first call, first served basis. Tee times taken on Thursday from 10 am to 11am. by calling 235-8993. Reservations for threesomes and foursomes only will be taken. HOLIDAY reservations will be taken the day before by calling 235-8993.

History[edit]

It began as a 9-hole course in 1931 and later was expanded to 18 holes in 1964. Currently the course provides over 46,000 rounds of golf annually.


Along with the public golf course, Frear Park also boasts a hockey rink which is used by Troy Albany Youth Hockey Association (TAYHA) and also offers public skating. The rink opened in 1974 and was the first enclosed ice rink in the area. In 1979, improvements were made by adding a lobby and extra locker rooms amongst other things. Players ranging from age 6-18 and of all skill levels are able to compete through TAYHA and Frear Park.


Frear Park Conservancy[edit]

The Frear Park Conservancy is dedicated to improving Frear Park and Preserving it's historic integrity. Through collaborative efforts with park users, the surrounding community and the City of Troy, The Conservancy strives to revive and maintain the park's history,beauty, and recreational value. We advocate community-wide utilization of, and appreciation for the park's diverse resources, and accessibility for all.

Get in[edit]

Lavin Ct. & Park Blvd., Troy, NY

Fees/Permits[edit]

The park in open and fee to the public.


2012 Golf Price List


Weekends & Holidays 18 holes: $21(Residents) $28(Nom-residents)

Daily 18 Holes: $19(Residents) $26(Nom-residents)

Senior Special (Weekdays 9am - 12 noon:: $17

Daily 9 Holes: $14(Residents) $16(Nom-residents)

Weekends Junior/Senior After 12 noon: $14

Daily Junior/Senior until 2pm: $12


Motorized Golf Cart: $18 (9 Holes) $28 (18 Holes)

Club Rental: $10 (9 Holes) $18 (18 Holes)

Pull Carts: $4 (9 Holes) $6 (18 Holes)

Do[edit][add listing]

Arcadia Field

Golf Course

Hockey Rink

Northlake Field #1

Northlake Field #2

Playgrounds

Proshop and Restaurant

Tennis Courts

The Pagoda

Nature Trail

Eat & Drink[edit]

Park Pub Restaurant


Hours: Mon-Sun 7 am - 2 am

Parking:Private Lot

Attire:Casual

Good for Groups:Yes

Good for Kids:Yes

Price Range:$$

Take-out:Yes

Waiter Service:Yes

Outdoor Seating:Yes

Good For:Dinner

Music:Juke Box

Best Nights:Fri

Alcohol:Full Bar

Smoking:Outdoor Area/ Patio Only

Caters:Yes


Lodging[edit]

Hilton Garden Inn 235 Hoosick Street (518) 272-1700




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