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4.8
25 Reviews (25)
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4.8
Value
4.9
Layout
5.0
Friendliness
4.9
Pace
4.8
Amenities
4.0
97.9%
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5.0
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5.0
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5.0
Amenities
4.0
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5.0
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Parkland/Links
Par 71
Length 6557 yards
Slope 124
Rating 71.6

Course Details

Year Built 1972
Fairways Rye Grass
Greens Bentgrass
Architect George Swatt (1972)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Golf Simulator Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Indoor Practice Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed Soft spikes only
Walking Allowed Yes

Food & Beverage

Food & Beverage

Reviews

4.8
25 Reviews (25)

What Golfers Are Saying

Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 9
Narrow Fairways 6
Water Hazards 6
This course/club is great for:
Locals 9
Seniors 8
Advanced Golfers 6
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 7
In the 'Burbs 7
Near the Airport 6

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Played On
Reviews 59
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 500 Contributor
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart

Back after a long absence.

Had not played the course for a while as they had raised their prices. But now they have $20 seniors with cart! Glad to play it again. Always liked the course, even though I have to drive from Camillus to get there. Get to use all my clubs due to the layout, which makes it nice.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap Don't know
Skill Beginner
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Previously Played
Fair weather
Used cart

northern pines cicero ny

Weather was hot/humid, had a few showers for a brief
moment. It was the day after heavy rain storm, but fairways were decent only few wet spots. Greens in good shape. Did not have any issues if on the fairways, drainage was good. Would recommend.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 4
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Syracuse - road trip

Good course. In fine shape with some interesting holes.

Well worth it.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Good course for the money

Played on the hottest day of the year.
course was in good condition with spots of water damage. Greens were at the best I've seen for the course all year

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 2
Handicap Don't know
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Average weather
Used cart

golfing at Northern pines

My friend and I golf every week at Northern Pines and have the best time. The help is excellent and that means a lot to us plus the course is in great shape considering all the rain we have had. Keep giving us bargains and we will keep golfing at Northern Pines.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 3
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Nice course!

Northern Pines is a nice course, two of us played a round in about 3:45. Course was well maintained, and the staff took good care of us. We will definitely be back.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Excellent weather
Used cart

Good Time

This had potential to be outstanding. It had rained a lot previous so bunkers were unplayable. Greens were great and held good shots

Conditions Fair
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Nice course, friendly staff

Course is in great shape. Fairways are cut tight, greens are fast and true. Not good for walking as distance from green to next tee can be quite long.
Very friendly staff.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Value!

Great course! Challenging and rewarding. Very well manicured. Tough greens on the back 9 make for a challenging round. Will definitely be playing this course again!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Reviews 49
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Top 500 Contributor
First Time Playing
Good weather
Used cart

Spring Golf Conditions Noticeable on Back Nine

We experienced reasonable conditions on the front nine, in particular the greens were in very good shape but not fast. There is a chronic water accumulation on a few holes on the back nine, which should be addressed.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Difficulty Fairly Easy
Played On
Reviews 13
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Excellent weather
Used cart

Excellent executive course

Great course to play-in very good condition-only a few holes are wet. Most are very playable. Greens in good condition-fair to putt. Very little sand or water to cause difficulty. A pretty course-enjoyable to play. Not too challenging or too easy-just right. Cart preferable as walking 18 could get tiresome.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Previously Played

Very Wet

I like this course and have played it 4-5 times last year. First time out this year, the course is wet. Casual water in a lot of areas. If you can naviagate the watery conditions and the cart path only issues with distance, it is a fun course to play. Lots of plugged balls, mud balls, etc.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

For very early spring - this course was ideal

Traveled down from Canada to play a couple of rounds before our courses open up north. Course was well maintained and greens were very good for the time of year. Yes, the fairways were very soft, but after 5 months of snow, this was a great weekend and a chance to play a new course with a nice layout. We'll be back!

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Reviews 11
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Poor weather
Used cart

uncooperative weather

picked the wrong day, since it was chilly and rainy so could only do 13 holes before conditions put a halt to our round

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

good course

course has lots of hills that run along side the fairways, if you go a rye you will be shooting on the side of those hills

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Fair weather
Used cart

well kept course-good value

the greens are tricky. word of advice be below the hole if you want to score well. seems to play longer that the yardage markers say. hit an extra club or two.

Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 3
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
First Time Playing
Fair weather
Used cart

A Little Rain and Rumble of Thunder but able to finish

We enjoyed our game here. The weather was iffy so it was not busy. Even so, a pair of walkers held things up on the front 9. The greens and fairways are in good shape and there are lots of interesting shots. The greens are small and have elevation changes.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Somewhat Challenging
Played On
Reviews 8
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Nice course, good for walkers

Great value for the money. Staff was very pleasant. Lots of sand traps. Has left to right and right to left. It can be intimidating for first round player. Grounds nicely kept . Greens perfect condition. Would definitely play here again.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 1
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Good weather
Used cart

Scramble

Course management let 4 person scramble (6 foursomes) out during regular play slowing things down considerably. If they are going to do this they should close the course for an amount of time and use a shotgun start for the scramble. Everyone was complaining. It would be great if Golf Now had more courses in the Syracuse, NY area.

Conditions Average
Value Good
Friendliness Fair
Pace Poor
Amenities Average
Difficulty Moderate
Played On
Reviews 4
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Used cart

fun with a couple tuff holes

The course was well maintained and greens held your shots. there was a couple of fairways where you had to control your distance. That is fun for the first time golfing the course. Greens rolled true and I had fun playing the course.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Difficulty Moderate
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