Spotlight: Ridgewood Country Club

Posted by Tarvin Realtors on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017 at 3:02pm.

With a 90 year history, The Ridgewood Country Club is a golf course and country club steeped in rich history. The sprawling 27-hole golf course is the perfect spot for Ridgewood, and the surrounding area, residents to unwind and enjoy a challenging round of golf. With its stunning Norman Revival clubhouse at the center of the course, The Ridgewood Country Club is a sophisticated traditional pillar in the community.

The Course

The course itself is a sprawling 27-hole masterpiece consisting of three nine-hole loops that all begin and end at the clubhouse. Impeccably landscaped with flawless terrain and challenging holes, the Ridgewood course was painstakingly designed by A.W. Tillinghast, one of the most famous golf course architects of the early twentieth century. Many notable tournaments have taken place on its grounds such as the 2001 Senior PGA Championship and The Barclays in 2008, 2010, and 2014.

Dining and the Clubhouse

The Ridgewood Country Club clubhouse acts as a beautiful centerpiece to the course. Designed by on of the top clubhouse designers of the early twentieth century, Clifford Wendehack, the clubhouse opened in 1929. Wendehack drew inspiration from the landscape and architecture in France and New Jersey, resulting in a gorgeous clubhouse with its tower and beautiful porches. With a traditional dress code in place, guests in the clubhouse can enjoy delicious meals and premium beverages at the clubhouse bar, foyer, and outdoor Overlook.

Other Activities

In addition to golf and dining, Ridgewood Country Club members and guests are able to enjoy a variety of other activities. Tennis is popular for many members and the tennis facilities at Ridgewood are second-to-none. With four clay tennis courts, changing facilities, and a pro shop, tennis enthusiasts of any enjoy can enjoy some time on the court. In the winter, over 120 members take part in the paddling program. Led by an experienced National Paddle Tennis Champion, group and private lessons are available to keep you active during the winter. Paddle events range from social gatherings to competitive events, depending on what you are looking for. The pool at Ridgewood Country Club is another popular spot in the summer. With a full-service staff from Memorial Day to Labor Day, members can enjoy a relaxing day by the pool with full-service lunch, bar, and early dinner access. Kids enjoy the pool too, with swim lessons and swim meets with other clubs in the area throughout the season.

Special Events

As an important cornerstone in the community, The Ridgewood Country Club is the perfect location for special events. From weddings and baby showers to birthdays, business meetings and anniversaries, the club offers unique and special event planning services.

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