The operating Country Club of the Poconos Municipal Golf Course and surrounding development land is owned by Middle Smithfield Township in Marshalls Creek, Pennsylvania. The 409 acres of land includes a 118-acre 18-hole golf course and a clubhouse totaling approximately 16,000 sf on 7 acres and 291 acres of land zoned for high density residential and light commercial.
The Golf Course is an 18-hole championship mountain-style course designed by renowned architect Jim Fazio and opened in 1995. The course has more than 40 acres of wetlands that provides sanctuary for all kinds of wildlife, including deer, bear, fox, coyote, etc. and thousands of birds, including bald eagles. Measuring 5,902 yards from the back tees, this course promises to test even the longest hitters. There are four sets of tees to accommodate all levels of golfers. It offers a great golfing adventure incorporating wetlands to carry, hills to climb, elevated greens and strategically placed sand traps. Open to the public, Country Club of the Poconos welcomes all golfers to enjoy the experience you would normally find only at a “Private Member’s Only” course. The course is currently in operation and is open seasonally open seasonally from April 1st to November 31st
The Site is irregularly shaped and has significant road frontage each on Tom X Rd. The subject shares several boundaries with the community of Big Ridge – Country Club of the Poconos, in which this Golf Course is one of its high demand features, both for recreation and appeal.
The entrance to the Golf Course is from Big Ridge Dr, approximately 3.0 miles Northeast of the intersection at Marshall’s Creek village. The 320 acre parcel (Tract 1) can be accessed via Tom X Road. The site is rolling throughout, but with several level plateaus also. Tract 1 is scenic, as it overlooks Country Club of the Poconos, and at the higher elevations, the Delaware Water Gap is visible. Access to Route 402 and Tom X Road are nearby to the West, Northwest, and North; Marshall’s Creek village is 3.00 miles Southwest; Residential sections of Big Ridge – Country Club of the Poconos border the subject to the East and South; Route 209 commercial corridor is 2.00 miles South; and Brodhead Creek is 1.00 mile North. Several secondary roads traverse North and South of Route 209. Large swaths of protected lands (mostly State Forest and State Game Lands and the Bay Scout Reservation) are to the North of subject.
The subject is very scenic in places, as a golf-course, with several pastoral settings.
Address: 1445 Big Ridge Drive, East Stroudsburg, PA, USA
Latitude/Longitude: 41.0722571, -75.1044504
Municipality: Middle Smithfield Township
More details can be found here by going to: CBRE’s website
Year Built: 1995
Total Square Feet: 16000
Available Square Feet: 16000
Number of Levels: 1
Clubhouse for the golf course
Total Acreage: 409
Acreage Available: 291
Tax Abatement Program: LERTA
Maximum Parcel Size: 291
Site includes 18-hole golf course consisting of 118 acres
Electricity Available: Yes
Water Available: Yes
Sewage Available: Yes
Telecom Available: Yes
Arterial Highway: I-80
Distance to Arterial Highway: 6
Limited Access Highway: Route 209
Distance to Limited Access Highway: 0
International Airport: Lehigh Valley International
Distance to International Airport: 35
General Aviation Airport: Stroudsburg-Pocono
Distance to General Airport: 5
Some level and some rolling hills with scenic views