Frear Park is a 247-acre 18-hole public golf course and hockey arena amongst other features. It began as a 9-hole course in 1931 and later was expanded to 18 holes in 1964.Currently the course provides over 46,000 rounds of golf annually.
The Rensselaer County Men’s Golf Tournament is an annual tournament held around Labor Day each fall. It started in the 1940s and continues to draw many participants each year. More recently added was the Mayor’s Cup which is held in late August.