Scottsdale has some of the nation’s best golf, and we’re not afraid to stand behind that statement. Any golf enthusiast looking for somewhere to lay down roots couldn’t ask for a better area. Explore and discover ten of the best golf courses in North Scottsdale, a tough list to compile since there are so many outstanding courses around!
According to golfadvisor.com, Westin Kierland Resort and Spa offers one of the most fun courses in the area. There are 27 holes designed by notable course guru Scott Miller. It’s wildly player-friendly as well as easy to get around by foot, golf bike or Segway!
Home of the Battle of Attrition, Whisper Rock is a club with truly unique character. Over 30 members are pro golfers with a number of others good enough to go pro if they want. It was Phil Mickelson’s first golf course design, but don’t let that fool you: it’s definitely a fun and challenging course to navigate.
NBC’s Golf Channel called Scottsdale National an “incredible” course with stunning natural and rural surroundings. It’s home to the PXG Experience, an exclusive tournament that draws some of the best around to its tees and greens.
Known as a “country club for a day”, it’s a haven for tour professionals, full of atmosphere, great service, outstanding dining, and classic rock music piped through the practice range. The course, designed by Tom Fazio, hosts huge events including some along the PGA tour. Another course at the club is designed by David Graham and Gary Panks and is dramatic in appearance and challenges.
TPC Scottsdale is currently the home of the Waste Management Phoenix Open Tournament, which is the single most popular stop on the PGA Tour. It’s maybe not the fanciest-looking course, but it’s certainly a thrilling one to play and the site of a pretty famous 1997 hole-in-one by Tiger Woods.
Troon Country Club
Focused on not just outstanding golf but gorgeous views and a warm, welcoming and comfortable atmosphere, the Troon Country Club is one many golfers proudly call home. Besides great courses, here you’ll find a great fitness center, stupendous dining, special dinner parties, wine tastings and more.
Situated in the exclusive Silverleaf Club gated community, this is a highly exclusive course seeking to take golfing all the way back to its golden age. The Tom Weiskopf-designed course takes advantage of some of the most celebrated traditions of the sport and encompasses 7,322 yards. It’s a highly competitive, par-72 championship course that’s incredibly challenging and competitive.
Scottsdale’s Troon North Golf Club is regularly named among the best public courses in the Phoenix area. It features 36 holes designed around classic desert golf and British Open influences. It’s another Weiskopf-designed course with partnership from Jay Morrish and it encompasses two courses: the Pinnacle Course and the Monument Course.
The Estancia Club’s legacy goes back over two decades and is right on the slopes of Pinnacle Peak, offering gorgeous vistas as well as outstanding golf within the Estancia gated community. It’s a members-only 18-hole championship course designed by Tom Fazio and offering impressive ease of play.
Country Club at DC Ranch
Another course focusing on experience, this warm and welcoming country club is family-friendly and features a redesigned Tom Lehman/John Fought course along with many other amenities from tennis, swimming and fitness to great dining and world-class entertainment.
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