Rolling Green Golf Club

Rolling Green Golf Club

Architect: William S. Flynn
Year: 1926

280 North State Road
Springfield, Pennsylvania 19064
(610) 544-4500

Course Access: Private

driving range available
motorized golf carts and caddies available

Tee Yardage Par Rating / Slope

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The Itinerant Golfer

Rolling Green Golf Club

Opened for play in 1926, Rolling Green Golf Club came into existence when a group of members at Springhaven Country Club decided to create a club that was dedicated expressly to the playing of golf and would not feature any of the frills associated with a traditional “country club". Design and construction of the course began in 1925 by the renowned Philadelphia firm Flynn & Toomey. By this time golf course architect William Flynn had developed quite a resume of golf courses and was widely considered to be one of the best course designers of the day. The club was an instant success and the membership roster was completely filled in less than a year after the club opened! One of my regular golf travel partners is Fred who lives in Philadelphia and belongs to Rolling Green Golf Club. Last summer when I was in the Philly area to play some golf with Fred we had planned to make Rolling Green the final stop on the trip so I could finally see his home course. Unfortunately, on the the morning we were supposed to play a torrential rainstorm rolled in and the course was closed for lightning. So rather than playing Rolling Green that morning I hopped in my car and begrudgingly headed back to Richmond. This summer I made the same trip to Philly and again had the same plan to play Rolling Green before heading home. This time it would be the afternoon round of a 36 hole… More >