The Greystone Golf Club, about 15 mi east of Rochester, has a 7,200-yard links-style course that features changes in elevation and undulating greens. The open landing areas belie challenges on the many memorable holes. High-season greens fees for 18 holes (with cart) are $50–$58. 1400 Atlantic Ave., Walworth, NY, 14568. 800/810–2325. www.234golf.com.
The challenging, 18-hole championship course at Mill Creek Golf Club, opened in 2005, spans 7,100 yards. There's also a short course, a pro shop, bar, and restaurant. Greens fees are $44–$64 for 18 holes with a cart. Mill Creek is 18 mi southeast of Rochester, just north of Interstate 90. 128 Cedars Ave., Churchville, NY, 14428. 585/889–4110. www.millcreekgolf.com.