When the Super Bowl rolls into Arizona, and the same week the PGA TOUR makes its annual stop in Scottsdale, all eyes will be on the Grand Canyon State. Watching these events may inspire you to create your own Arizona golf getaways. When it does point your browser to www.TroonGolfAZ.com for the best Troon courses at great rates.
First, one must not look further than two Scottsdale golf staples, Troon North Golf Club and The Boulders. Both serve up 36 holes of quintessential desert, target-style golf and both continue to hold top spots in Top 100 rankings. Other Scottsdale gems include Westin Kierland Golf Club, where you can traverse it’s a Scott Miller design on foot, via a Segway, on a two wheeled golf bike, surf-inspired golf board or the old fashioned way: on a traditional golf cart. Nearby, Lookout Mountain Golf Club embraces the Sonoran Desert terrain and climbs around majestic peaks. Just a few minutes away, and in a truly central Scottsdale location, The Phoenician features a visually stunning layout that climbs up the foothills of iconic Camelback Mountain.
Golfers that make a short drive to the edges of the valley are rewarded with great golf in simply stunning settings. For example, the Golf Club of Estrella features a Nicklaus Design that is ranked in the top 30 Best Courses in Arizona by Golf Magazine. Another desert favorite, Whirlwind Golf Club at Wild Horse Pass boasts two award-winning 18-hole golf courses (Devil’s Claw and Cattail) and has played host to a Web.com Tour event. Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club transports you to an Australian-style dunes scape, offering “pure golf” (aka not a home on the property) throughout its Fred Couples/Schmidt/Curley design that recently underwent a $2,000,000 enhancement/renovation. Ocotillo Golf Resort in Chandler, brings a truly resort feel to the experience with elaborate waterfalls, colorful flowers and shimmering water features that flank many of the club’s 27-holes and add to its appeal. Poston Butte Golf Club in Florence serves up a fun filled Gary Pank’s design boasting a memorable island green. Copper Canyon Golf Club, west of the Valley, delivers an exciting Lee Schmidt/Brian Curley design that is the centerpiece of the Festival Ranch community.
Just 90 minutes East on I-10 is another great golf destination: Tucson. Two Troon Golf AZ gems in Tucson include Sewailo Golf Club at Casino Del Sol and El Conquistador Country Club. Sewailo Golf Club, designed by Notah Begay, burst onto the Tucson golf scene in 2013 and was immediately quickly was ranked on Golfweek’s Best Course ranking for AZ and Top Casino course ranking. The newest addition to the Troon family in Tucson is El Conquistador Country Club that boasts and impressive 45 holes of golf and serves up an exciting brand of golf with exceptional views.
No matter if you are a frequent repeat visitor to Arizona or a first time traveler, this destination delivers all of excitement you’d expect from the home of one of the most energetic tour events on the PGA Tour schedule, the Superbowl and now YOU! So what are you waiting for? Check out www.TroonGolfAZ.com to book your tee times, group outing or dream Arizona golf vacation.