Many men and women enjoy heading straight for the golf course to escape the everyday chaos of life. Quaker Ridge Golf Club offers a beautiful 18-hole private course to provide a relaxing challenge to those who appreciate the sport. The club has been used previously to hold qualifying rounds for the U.S. Open. Club members are invited and encouraged to take part in their annual William Rice Hochster Memorial Golf Tournament. Golfers can also visit the on-site golf pro shop to improve their scores with better equipment, as well as work on their swings on the club's practice greens.
There is no shortage of parks in the village of Scarsdale for residents can take full advantage of the great outdoors. For those looking to watch a good ball game, Crossway Park caters to that need. Teens and adults can make use of the two full-sized baseball diamonds, while younger children in little league have a diamond just for them. A playground is also available for children of all ages and is visible from the two tennis courts. Before the big game, families can make use of several picnic areas throughout the park. A covered is also available to escape the hot summer days.