LINKS digital – Top 10 courses in Arizona
June 3, 2019
The birthplace and spiritual home of “Desert Golf,” Arizona golf is unlike almost anywhere else. Its citizens play almost 12 million rounds of golf yearly over the state’s 300-plus courses and several PGA Tour players proudly call Arizona home. From immaculately conditioned layouts routed through housing developments to minimalistic designs situated on Native American reservation land, these are the 10 best courses in the Grand Canyon State.
8. DESERT MOUNTAIN (CHIRICAHUA), Scottsdale
Elevation change is constant on this mountaintop course, roughly half the holes playing uphill, the other half down, all through craggy terrain. The slope rating’s steep too: 154.