Upper Montclair Country Club

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Upper Montclair Country Club is an A. W. Tillinghast designed golf course located in Clifton, New Jersey.


The original 18-hole golf course and a brand new Clubhouse opened in 1928. In the 1950s Robert Trent Jones Sr. led major course renovation transforming Upper Montclair Country Club into the present 27-hole Championship design. In 2011 the Club completed a Master Plan golf course renovation project that included installing state of the art drainage and irrigation system, while reshaping and restoring all of the bunkers throughout the 27 hole facility.[1]

Upper Montclair has also appeared in some episodes of The Sopranos.

Notable professional events[edit]


Year Tournament Winner
1962 Thunderbird Classic Invitational Gene Littler
1966 Thunderbird Classic Mason Rudolph
1967 Thunderbird Classic Arnold Palmer
1968 Thunderbird Classic Bob Murphy
1970 Dow Jones Open Invitational Bobby Nichols
1979 Coca-Cola Classic Nancy Lopez
1980 Coca-Cola Classic Donna White
1983 Chrysler-Plymouth Charity Classic Pat Bradley
1984 Chrysler-Plymouth Charity Classic Barb Bunkowsky
1993 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Lee Trevino
1994 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Raymond Floyd
1995 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic George Archer
1996 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Bob Murphy
1997 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Bruce Crampton
1998 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Bob Dickson
1999 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Allen Doyle
2000 Cadillac NFL Golf Classic Lee Trevino (2)
2001 NFL Golf Classic John Schroeder
2002 NFL Golf Classic James Mason
2007 LPGA Sybase Classic Lorena Ochoa
2008 LPGA Sybase Classic Lorena Ochoa (2)
2009 LPGA Sybase Classic Oh Ji-young


  1. ^ "Upper Montclair History - New Jersey Country Club - Clifton". www.uppermontclaircountryclub.com.
  2. ^ http://www.uppermontclaircountryclub.com/tournaments

Coordinates: 40°50′52″N 74°10′30″W / 40.847726°N 74.175075°W / 40.847726; -74.175075