Bethpage State Park


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Bethpage State Park


Location:East on the Long Island Expressway (Route 495) to Exit 44S, then south on the Seaford/Oyster Bay Expressway (Rout 135) to Powell Avenue Exit 8 and east to the park.
Facilities:5 18-hole golf courses (@ di), driving range, pro shop, restaurant (é), picnic areas (é), playgrounds (é), playing fields, tennis courts, hiking and biking (é) trails, nature trail, bridle path, cross-country skiing trails, showers (é).
Activities:Golf, tennis, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, cross-country skiing, sledding, recreation programs.
Special Features:Park is best known for its 5 world-class golf courses, including the Black Course, which hosted the US Open in 2002 and will again in 2009. Park also has a polo field where matches are played on Sundays from June through October.
Address:Bethpage Pkwy
Farmingdale, NY 11735

Phone:516-249-0701
Web: nysparks.state.ny.us/parks/info.asp?parkId=67
Size: 1,477 acres.

See other parks in New York.
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Bethpage State Park, Winged Foot, Baltusrol Golf Club, San Francisco Golf Club, Quaker Ridge and Somerset Hills are all Tillinghast designs.
The awards were announced April 16 at the annual gala dinner of the ABLI and CIBS, which brought together hundreds of Long Island regional real estate industry leaders and professionals at Carlyle on the Green in Old Bethpage State Park.
How fitting it is that we will be taking two of golf's premier events to a state that was the site of our first PGA Championship and to a spectacular course whose design was influenced by one of golf's most accomplished architects and a friend of The PGA of America," said PGA of America President Ted Bishop at the official announcement at Bethpage State Park on yesterday.
The PGA's playoffs began with the start of The Barclays at Bethpage State Park in Farmingdale, New York.
Watson played the Bethpage State Park course well in the early part of his career and returns for the first time since the 2009 US Open a more confident player with four PGA Tour wins under his belt.
Course Bethpage State Park (Black Course), Farmingdale, New York Priz e money $8m ($1.
With Dufner having opted to skip this week, Woods, McIlroy and Johnson will tee off together tomorrow in a highprofile grouping at Bethpage State Park in Farmingdale, New York.
JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU), a US-based airline company, has announced its annual 'Swing for Good' Golf Classic at Bethpage State Park Golf Course, in New York, US.
Bethpage State Park, New York, last month and the bearded, long-haired Swede is minding his own business getting on with the first day's play when a thick Brooklyn accent bellows from behind the ropes.
30pm) Coverage of the fourth and final day's play in the second Major of the year, staged at Bethpage State Park in New York.
SWINGING IN THE RAIN: Course workers roll water off the 11th green at Bethpage State Park.
00pm) Coverage of the second day's play at Bethpage State Park in New York, where the players are aiming to make the cut in the second Major of the year.