About the Club

Bear Hill Golf Club established in 1900 is one of the oldest continuous operating private golf clubs in Massachusetts. A challenging yet player friendly Alex Findlay designed layout offers enjoyment to players of all levels.   We are proud of our Club and its loyal membership. Please call (781) 245-4295 or check out the Membership section of our site.

Our Clubhouse is open year round for the enjoyment of our members and their guests for dining and social events.  At Bear Hill our members also enjoy the beautifully maintained golf course, our Olympic size pool or the tennis courts.

To take a virtual tour of our club please www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mc0Xcg7r7Hk

Bear Hill borders Stoneham, Wakefield & Reading and is 10 miles north of Boston and minutes from Route I-95 - a perfect location to get a quick round of golf on your way home, stop for lunch or spend the weekend at the pool.

Bear Hill Offers A Variety Of Memberships Including:


A place where you can meet you friends for a casual match, entertain your clients & guests or play in a competitive tournament.  We are a 9-Hole course, but it plays like 18 with 18 separate tee boxes.

  • Practice Areas including:

    • Driving Range

    • Putting & Chipping areas

  • League Play including:

    • Men's & Women's Groups

    • 9-Hole & 18-Hole Leagues

  • As part of our family memberships, we offer a Junior Golf Program - Swim Team - Tennis - for the kids. A fun way for them to enjoy the summer months.

Pro Shop
  • Full service golf shop with all the latest merchandise and services

  • PGA Professional Golf Staff - offering Lessons & Clinics

  • Golf Club repairs

  • Bag Storage

  • Tournament pairings



SocialWonderful clubhouse - open year round

  • Full food & beverage service available 7 days a week
  • Great spaces for you to host a private event or party

  • Social activities for members and their guests

  • Relaxed and inviting dining spaces


TennisPlay an informal game - day or night, or join one of the many groups and lessons

  • Three hard surface courts

  • Lessons and group play for both adults and children

  • Courts lit for night time play

  • Tennis Professionals on staff



PoolFamily fun is our focus with an family size main pool and kiddie size wading pool.

  • Certified lifeguards and operators on site at all times

  • Swim Lessons Available

  • Family fun & dinners poolside

  • Bear Hill sponsors a Swim Team as part of NSSL (North Shore Swim League) for the children of Family pool members

Non-Member Events

NonmemberAlthough we are a private club, we do offer our facility, food and beverage services for non-members on a limited basis. We would be proud to help you host your special event in our lovely Clubhouse. Our event spaces can accommodate as many as 175.  We have a long tradition on the North Shore of hosting parties of all sorts: weddings, anniversary, birthday, bar or bat mitzvah, reunions, communions; we would be happy to help whatever the occasion.

Please call our Event Manager at (781) 245-4295 extension 104, we will do our best to try to accommodate you. You can find out a little more about our functions and events by checking out the Special Events page.

Non-Member Golf Outings and Tournaments

Our course is available for a limited number of non-member golf tournaments each year. Call our Club office (781) 245-4295 extension 104 for more information.