Pocono golf lessons in the mountains of Pennsylvania

Pocono Mountain Golf Lessons

Deron Erney - PGA Professional

Deron is an East Stroudsburg University Alumni and former Head Instructor of a "Top 25" Golf School as listed by Golf Magazine. Deron's background includes 3 years in Myrtle Beach, SC including the opening of Wachesaw Plantation East, the host facility for the inaugural Susan G. Komen Int'l, an LPGA Tour event. Deron's resume also includes professional employment at the TPC at Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (host of the PGA Tour Players Championship) as well as the TPC at Jasna Polana, Princeton, NJ (host facility for a Champions Tour event). Deron also was affiliated for a period spanning 7 seasons at the Allentown Golf Course, Allentown, PA as Teaching Professional and Head Professional. Before relocating to the Poconos, he was the Director of Instruction at Olde Homestead Golf Club, New Tripoli, PA. Prior to heading up the golf staff at Fernwood, he was the Director of Instruction at the Snydersville Golf Range, Stroudsburg, PA.


Private & Semi-Private Lessons – All Lessons By Appointment

$40 – 30 minute - one adult
$75 – 60 minute - one adult
$85 – 60 minute - two adults

$100 - 75 minute - three to four adults


Junior (17 and under)

$30 - 30 minute - one junior

$60 - 60 minute - one to two juniors

$75 - 75 minute - three to four juniors


Group & Family Programs

1. Introduction to Golf - Full Swing Fundamentals - $25 per student

2. Introduction to Golf - Short Game Fundamentals - $25 per student

Group instruction minimum of 3, maximum of 6 students per class. Intended for beginners and/or a refresher for adults. Includes PGA instruction and use of clubs and golf balls during lesson. Approximately 75 minute class - pre-register in Golf Shop (ext. 4210). You may form your own small group of 3 to 6 players and arrange your own schedule with PGA professional.


SNAG® Golf - New for 2012

Starting New At Golf (SNAG) features specialized/modified golf equipment including oversized proprietary "Launchers & Rollers" clubs and velcro-like balls and targets. This program utilizes a rotation through learning/practice stations and will include combining your skills on a practice SNAG Golf hole as your skills are tested.

SNAG® Golf Enrollment Options

1. Junior Class (approximately ages 5-12) one parent/adult must attend with each junior aged 9 and under.

2. Family Class - all ages together.

Fee - $20 per adult, $15 per junior ages 17 and under. Class schedule varies and is available in Golf Shop. Must pre-register in Golf Shop (ext. 4210) minimum of 6 and maximum of 16 students per class.


Contact 888-FERNWOOD (888-337-6966) – press 3 to reserve a tee time starting at 7 am each morning, schedule a lesson, book a stay and golf package or for information (in-house guests call ext. 4210.)