opening in 1990, Troon
North has become recognized as the Sonoran Desert’s most acclaimed golf
destination. Both courses at Troon North offer outstanding designs that
blend naturally with the “lay of the land” in the heart of the high
by the team of Tom Weiskopf and Jay Morrish, is the #1 rated public
in Arizona and Golf Magazine has rated it #6 in the country.
of desert golf and
named one of the “Top 10 Public Golf Courses in Arizona” by Golf
This magnificent par-71, 7,216-yard Stadium Course was designed by Jay
Morrish and Tom Weiskopf expressly to serve as the stage for the PGA
legendary FBR Open. Beautifully defined with bunkering, elevation
water features and desert landscaping. Although it's classified as a
course, it's not target golf and is pretty player-friendly. It's more
or links-style as opposed to true desert target golf.
Jay Morrish, the
South Course is a slightly a little more narrow than their North
Both courses are very similar in desert terrain and offer challenging
Desert wildlife will be wondering through the cactus and desert brush
keep your eye out for some really amazing southwestern views.
Jay Morrish, the
North Course is built right into the desert foothills and framed by
saguaros. Known for its rugged beauty and challenging play, each hole
a scenic wonder and desert wildlife is often seen darting into the
Tom Fazio, is host
to the 1998 Anderson Consulting World Championship Tournament. Among
unique features is the 165-yard, par-3, 8th hole, which features a
hidden green and beautiful view of the McDowell Mountains. The 10th
which features a creek, runs from left to right in front of the green,
which then flows along the right side of the fairway to a large lake
David Graham and
Gary Panks, was the first Grayhawk course built. Talon Features two
and water that comes into play on the island green of the 17th and 18th
hole. A stunning five-level waterfall, unlike anything ever built in
separates the 18th hole from the 10th hole.
Scott Miller, this course
is located in the southeastern foothills of the McDowell Mountains and
is an innovative departure from the "target" style courses constructed
in the desert in the recent past. Its layout takes advantage of a
of land features: rolling hills, ridgelines, lush valley and washes,
a backdrop of prominent mountain outcroppings. In many instances, long
extended views into untouched desert landscapes and area landmarks,
as Camelback Mountain, will be afforded. It is a strategic design,
asks the player to make choices relative to skill level.
the top golf
courses in Arizona, the Dinosaur Mountain course takes golfers farther
into the desert environment, where a round of golf is exhilarating with
spectacular vistas of the scenic Superstition Mountains. Ken Kavanaugh
designed this course, which meanders through rugged yet beautiful
and invites golfers into a picture-postcard environment that challenges
their game. The challenge and mystique of Gold Canyon will bring you
to play again and again.
Scott Miller, this dramatic
course is set apart from any other desert golf experience. Emerald
fairways are etched into golden colored desert grasses, sweeping over
changing elevations to flawless bent grass greens. More than three
bunkers guard the way, along with lakes, dry desert washes, and strands
of desert trees. This course hosts 27-holes of golf.
championship golf course is
a breathtaking tribute to the Robert Trent Jones II style: over 150
if meticulously maintained bentgrass greens and lush fairways caressing
the natural topography, offering incomparable variety, spectacular
and world-class challenge. The design of a skill-challenging course and
the preservation of the desert world exist in harmony. Each fairway and
putting green accentuates the beauty of the untouched desert.
is located at an elevation
of more than 3,000 feet, where Saguaro cacti tower over a beautiful and
challenging desert-style golf course, Legend Trail is described as the
“Desert Gem of the Southwest,” and is challenging enough to be highly
yet natural enough to be relaxing. Each hole winds through forests of
and Palo Verde trees. This championship Reese Jones layout captures the
spirit and soul of the surrounding desert.
Phoenician offers 27-holes of
USGA championship golf and features 3 memorable nines, each named for
surrounding landscape - Canyon, Desert and Oasis. Pristine desert
lush tropical scenery, water features, and all of the amenities that
golf a pleasure, await you during your round at The Phoenician. The
and Desert courses are 12 years old; however the Canyon Course is only
4 years old. Each nine has its own beauty and really leaves you feeling
like you played one of the most luxurious courses in the Phoenix area.
Club on Lookout Mountain
was designed in 1989 by golf professional and golf course architect
Johnston. This beautiful resort layout waves its way through rugged
that borders the Phoenix Mountain Preserve and offers spectacular views
of both Lookout Mountain and Squaw Peak. This is an exciting golf
for players of all skill levels as it presents the finest
from both desert golf and traditional golf layouts. Hole #10 is the
hole and has elevation changes over 175 feet.
chance in Arizona with
6,000 pine trees and 45,000 bales of pine straw, golf course designers
David Graham and Gary Panks created a golf course reminiscent of their
favorite traditional layouts in the Midwest, and it worked out
The Raven features large greens and forgiving fairways with a network
sand bunkers and grass swells that add beauty and direction to nearly
hole. Raven has been rated #1 for service year after year. They also
a misting system on all their carts as well as mango scented towels,
are very popular amongst all golfers.
Canyon’s 18-hole facility
descends through one canyon and gently ascends through another in a
18-hole loop back to the clubhouse. The creative routing by course
Keith Foster provides the special touch golfers appreciate in a desert
layout-challenge, solitude, and open vistas. The fairways are generous
and forgiving with carries over natural terrain kept to a nominal
SunRidge Canyon encourages the strong player to balance length with
both courses are essentially
flat, they sit in a position to take in spectacular views of Camelback
Mountain, Pinnacle Peak, and the McDowell Mountains in the distance.
the design team of
Ben Crenshaw and Bill Coore, The North course is an extremely long but
fair test of golf featuring Scottish-style bunkers on what is basically
a links layout.
Claw course nears
the Gila River - Mesquite, Saguaro, Palo Verde, and Cottonwood blend
native grasses to recreate the Gila River as it was when the waters
flowed on the reservation. It's design is dominated by gradual
changes, multi-tiered greens, and challenging bunker design.
Course opened in
the fall of 2002 and complements the Devil’s Claw. While the Devil's
features high mounding and significant fairways elevation changes, its
sister course, the Cattail derives its design challenges in the
direction, as deep canyons and pristine lakes dictate the design.
Course, designed by
Arnold Palmer, this course utilizes the natural attributes of the land
leaving a great idea of the natural desert untouched. Palmer uses this
preserved desert to landscape his course with native plants including
abundance of the Saguaro cactus and Palo Verde, Ironwood, and Mesquite
trees. The course features generous bent grass greens and sweeping
and is exceedingly playable for all ability levels.
Course, completed in
2002 and designed by Nick Faldo, features a par 71 layout sits on a
site, and offers a slight variation from typical Sonoran Desert-theme
It features generous fairways, large bent grass greens and tee boxes.
surrounding mountains and century-old saguaro cacti as well as 106 sand
a 27-hole golf course
that incorporates seven miles of shoreline with lakes and cascading
as dominant features. Designed by Ted Robinson; the three 9-hole
(Blue, Gold, and White) flow rhythmically from start to finish. The
Course is the shortest of the three nines and boasts the most water.
the White Course hosts long par 4’s which offer the greatest challenge
of all. And the Gold is an enjoyable mix of long and short par 4’s with
less water. The Gold Course is preferred for beginning and
golfers. Ocotillo has the most water holes in the desert – 27-holes of
traditional golf with water on 23 holes.
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with bath and TV is separate from the rest of the suite...just close
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