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PGA West Jack Nicklaus Tournament Course

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56-150 PGA Blvd.
La Quinta, CA 92253
Riverside County
Phone(s): (800) 742-9378, (760) 564-7111
Fax: (760) 771-2823
Website: www.pgawest.com
PGA West Jack Nicklaus Tournament C: #8

Description

With six golf courses designed by the likes of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, and Greg Norman, it’s no wonder that PGA West is one of Palm Springs’ most popular golfing destinations. The Nicklaus Tournament Course is a true shot-maker’s layout that is both forgiving off of the tees but also incredibly demanding on the approaches to the greens. It’s less difficult than PGA West's TPC Stadium Course, but not by much. Each hole offers a different test. Thanks to the stunning desert landscape, you’ll face an abundance of sand but you’ll also have to contend with elevated greens and punishing rough. Another prominent feature of the golf course is the dramatic changes in elevation. The multi-tiered fairways tumble across the undulating terrain and you’ll be hard pressed to find an even lie. There are also several water hazards, including two holes with island greens.

 
Type Public
Holes 18
Architect(s)
Year built 1987
Guest Policy Open
Golf Season Year round
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available Yes
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $170 - $235
Price Range Weekends $190 - $235
Credit Cards Accepted Visa, MC, AMEX, Discover

Scorecard

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Black 72 7204 yd. 143 75.3
Blue 72 6522 yd. 134 72.2
White 72 6061 yd. 128 70
Gold (W) 72 5627 yd. 133 72.8
Red (W) 72 5023 yd. 124 69.4

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La Quinta Golf Package
Dates: November 1, 2013 - December 31, 2014
Put your golf skills to the test at The Western Home of Golf in America®. Rated the number one golf resort in North America by the International Association of Golf Tour Operators, La Quinta Resort & PGA WEST is home to five public courses designed by legends Pete Dye, Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Greg Norman.
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