Emerald Crest Golf Club, is a Public, 18 hole golf course located in Palermo, New York, about 8 miles north-west of Fulton.
The Emerald Crest golf course first opened for play in 1960. The course was designed by John Mayne.
Emerald Crest is a Par - 68, 5,435 yard course. The course is hilly and is situated in a heavily wooded area. Four ponds and a stream come into play on the course.
The signature hole is number 17, a 200-yard, par 3, requiring a long, accurate tee shot over water down to the green.
Greens are Poa Annua and the fairways are winter rye. The course is open from April through October from 8 AM - 9:30 PM weekdays and 7 AM - 9:30 PM weekends.
From the forward tees the Emerald Crest golf course measures 4365 yards. The longest hole on the course is # 6, a par-5 that plays to 500 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 2, a par-3 that plays to 130 yards from the back tees.
Watch out for # 4, a 405 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest hole at Emerald Crest golf course is # 2, a 130 yard par-3.
$31 (cart included), played on Friday, July 2012 at 10am
only bad part was rude golfers behind us not waiting for clear fairways
$26 (cart included), played on Wednesday, September 2010 at noon
This course has the BEST greens in the area for a public course. The owner takes great pride in the course and maintains it as if it was a major private course.