Mesa is home to world-renowned golf courses featuring sweeping desert vistas carved from the rugged and pristine terrain unique to Arizona. The sun shines nearly every day allowing residents and visitors the chance to golf year-round. More than 40 golf courses are within a half-hour drive of downtown Mesa offering a variety of options from challenging desert golf to traditional links play.
August is National Golf Month, so what better way to celebrate than by teeing off at one of these Mesa golf resorts.
Longbow Golf Club in east Mesa has earned its share of praise after being recognized by Golfweek Magazine as one of the top 20 courses in Arizona in their 2007 Best You Can Play, State by State ranking. The intrigue and shot making choices that players face here are infinite.
Ready for the PGA? Then be sure to play a round at Superstition Springs Golf Club, one of Arizona's most challenging golf layouts. This premier course measures over 7,000 yards from the back tee and is a PGA Tour qualifying site rated among the Southwest's finest golf experiences.
The Arizona Golf Resort and Conference Center offers one of the Valley’s original golf courses right on property. The 18-hole Championship Golf Course offers mature trees and lush fairways in a resort setting.
Golf course gems include Las Sendas Golf Club featuring breathtaking views of the Red Mountain and the Superstition mountain range. Designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., the course has matured into one of the most beautiful courses in Mesa and ranks as the 12th most challenging, and one of the top 50 courses in the nation according to two ZAGAT Surveys.
The Augusta Ranch Golf Club is a wonderful place for players of all abilities to enjoy the game of golf the way it is meant to be enjoyed. They offer private, group, junior and playing lessons and the course also permits walking.
In addition to providing guests with all of the comforts of a fully furnished home, Westgate Mountain Golf Resort lies adjacent to a classic Arizona-styled 18-hole Championship Golf Course complete with spectacular views.
Dobson Ranch has been voted twice as the best Public Golf Course for their excellent 18-hole Championship Golf Course that features mature landscaping and large greens. The course also features a lighted driving range and putting green.
Apache Wells Country Club was built to be highly accessible to senior golfers. There are three tee boxes per hole and water comes into play on 6 of those holes. Golfers can enjoy this course with its picturesque Southwest views.
We-Ko-Pa is on the Fort McDowell Yavapai reservation and is surrounded by the Sonoran Desert with ancient saguaros in the foreground and magnificent mountains in the distance. Both courses, Cholla and Saguaro, feature an ideal blend of doglegs and straightaway holes, a mix of slender and ample fairways, a balance between benign and rugged green complexes.
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