Monthly Archives: March 2013

Calgary Herald March, 2013 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – It is a golf lover’s version of paradise. Six champion Jack Nicklaus-designed golf courses, a state-of-the-art golf performance centre that can either start you on the path to golf or improve your existing game, modern clubhouses with top notch and varied restaurants…and, oh yes, the opportunity to live where you play.


Golf Oklahoma Directory & Travel Issue, 2013 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – With six signature Jack Nicklaus golf courses, there is nothing in the Southwest quite like Desert Mountain Golf Club. Especially when you factor in six spectacular clubhouses, six diversely themed restaurants, a state-of-the-art fitness center, a highly acclaimed tennis complex that offers three different surfaces, three beautiful resort-style swimming pools, 15 miles of scenic trailhead and its very own dog park.


Arizona Golfer, March 2013 –   Nestled high above the Valley of the Sun sits an unprecedented and exquisite golf opportunity appropriately named Desert Mountain. Upon entering the private and gated community, you come in an additional gate entrance in the Village of Saguaro Forest and Chiricahua Course.


Desert Golf Magazine October/November 2012 –  Since opening in 1987, Desert Mountain, in Scottsdale, Ariz., has become one of the most renowned golfing communities in the world. Nestled in the Sonoran Desert, near the base of the Continental Mountains, the private, 8,000-acre golf and recreational community remains the world’s only golf club to feature six Jack Nicklaus Signature courses. DESERT GOLF MAGAZINE


The Industry Buzz, March 2013 –  At Intelligent Use of Water Event, Emerson says turf doesn’t need to be brown for superintendents to be efficient irrigators. “Why am I standing up?” Shawn Emerson asked the audience. “Because I’ve irrigated more than 19 billion gallons of water on golf courses.” Indeed, when you’ve irrigated that much water, you’re more than qualified to speak at a conference on water. And that’s why Emerson, director of agronomy at the Desert Mountain Club in Scottsdale, Ariz., was speaking at the Intelligent Use of Water Summit XIII: “Play on! Water Issues in Today’s Sport Turf Environment,” an event sponsored by Rain Bird and the Michigan Turfgrass Foundation and held on the Michigan State University campus in East Lansing, Mich., on Jan. 24.