Fall 2016 – The Editors of GolfStyles Magazine named The Ridge at Back Brook the Best Private Course in New Jersey for 2016.
Each year in which this magazine has had a Reader’s Poll (2004, 2005, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2013 and 2014) The Ridge was voted 2nd Best Private Golf Club in the state of New Jersey (2nd only to Pine Valley). In 2014 the GolfStyles Poll (in which 57,000 votes were cast) had a new category in which The Ridge at Back Brook was voted #1: Favorite Private Course.
To quote GolfStyles Magazine: “The Ridge’s dominance in the voting was confirmed by a perfect 10-for-10 showing in private course categories, including firsts in Favorite Golf Pro, Best Superintendent, Best Chef and Friendliest Staff.”
2010 – Readers Choice Awards in the Private Club Category ranked The Ridge the 8th Best Private Course in the USA. In addition, The Ridge at Back Brook was voted the 2nd best practice facility and 3rd best clubhouse/ locker room in the USA.
2014 – New Jersey Course of the Year
2006 – New Jersey Course of the Year
2007 – 2008 – Architecture Award in recognition of outstanding design
2003 – #6 overall in the nation America’s Best New Private Courses
2003 – Best New Private Golf Course in New Jersey
2003 – 3rd Best New Golf Course Development in the U.S. 2003