Membership at the Country Club of Scranton

The Country Club of Scranton is a private club for the exclusive use of its members and their guests. It is a club that is rich in traditions and family oriented in its values. It is a country club in the truest sense. It is a golf club, a social and dining club, and a swimming club. The club’s goal is to pursue and preserve excellence in all of these interests.

The Country Club of Scranton epitomizes what private clubs are about. It is the perfect place to get together with family and friends to share special moments. Whether it is on the golf course, in one of the Club’s dining areas or lounging poolside at our state of the art swimming complex. It is a place to spend time with old friends and also to make new acquaintances. A wide variety of exclusive social events are offered to the membership throughout the year.

History and Foundation

Founded in 1896, the Country Club of Scranton has had over 110 years of service to its members. The club is ranked among the earliest social clubs in Pennsylvania. Further developed through land acquisitions, the Country Club of Scranton has grown to settle on 384 acres of land. This Not- for-Profit club is managed by an administrative staff and elected Board of Directors. Our history not only cements our presence within Northeastern Pennsylvania, but also ensures our membership that we strive for excellence and never settle for anything less.


Family oriented, the club upholds the standards of etiquette whether in the dining room or on the course, it is expected of all our members and guests to remain respectful in all aspects. The club maintains the code of conduct originally designed by its founders while observing the current trends in fine dining and modern lifestyles. Attire at the country club is to be tasteful, and reflective of traditional club expectations. Membership at the country club provides individuals a friendly atmosphere where friendships can be developed and family memories can be made.


The Country Club of Scranton’s property is home to a variety of amenities. The historic Clubhouse features the Grill Room fine dining restaurant & patio, Men’s & Ladies’ Locker Room, various meeting/banquet space and Pro-Shop and starter’s Office. Our 27 Hole golf course is extensively maintained year round to provide the best quality greens for our golf enthusiasts. Featured on the facility is a state of the art swimming complex equipped with a 30 foot waterslide, two in ground pools featuring a 35 foot inlet separating the children’s area and the multi-depth pool, and a snack bar. All of these features are kept to the highest level of cleanliness and state to ensure best environment for the membership to enjoy year after year.

Benefits of Membership

It is difficult to find an establishment that can guarantee the very best in atmosphere, culinary delights, and company. The club is very thorough in the selection of its members and staff. The staff is both professional and friendly at all times ensuring the best experience possible every visit. Each membership type is allotted use of the swimming facility, dining privileges, invitation to member exclusive events, and men & ladies locker room privileges.