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Frear Park is in Troy, New York .
Frear Park is a 247-acre 18-hole public golf course, hockey arena, and outdoor playgrounds.
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.
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
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.
Lavin Ct. & Park Blvd., Troy, NY
The park in open and fee to the public.
•Arcadia Field •Golf Course •Hockey Rink •Northlake Field #1 •Northlake Field #2 •Playground •Proshop and Restaurant •Tennis Courts •The Pagoda •Nature Trail
Eat & Drink
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
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