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PGA West (Private) Arnold Palmer Course

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55955 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 - Arnold Palmer #3

Description

The Arnold Palmer Private Course at the Club at PGA West in La Quinta, Calif., is a truly tournament-worthy course.

David Duval would certainly agree. He shot a PGA Tour- and course-record 59 there in 1999. The 6,950-yard, par-72 private course annually hosts the Bob Hope Classic. This year's event runs Jan. 21-24.

The golf course incorporates five lakes and an in-play canal. It has five finishing holes that are carved along the scenic Santa Rosa Mountains. The Palmer features multi-level fairways and hard-to-read greens.

The golf course is a somewhat traditional design, with several holes requiring blind shots. Its rolling fairways have plenty of water hazards that will give golfers fits.

PGA West is one of the more popular golf resort destinations in the U.S. Opened in 1985, it is home to six championship-quality courses designed by golf legends Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Weiskopf, Greg Norman and Pete Dye.

It features three luxurious clubhouses, a state-of-the-art fitness center and world class tennis club.

 
Type Private
Holes 18
Architect(s)
Year built 1987
Guest Policy Closed
Golf Season Year round
Metal Spikes Allowed No
Driving Range Available Yes
Rental Carts Available
Rental Clubs Available Yes
Pro Available Yes
Tee Times Welcomed Yes
Price Range Weekdays $115
Price Range Weekends $115
Credit Cards Accepted

Scorecard

Tee Par Length Slope Rating
Black 72 6950 yd. 143 74
Blue 72 6492 yd. 133 71.5
Combo 72 6217 yd. 129 70.3
White 72 5995 yd. 126 69.3
White (W) 72 5995 yd. 143 75.4
Gold (W) 72 5551 yd. 139 73.2
Red (W) 72 5226 yd. 133 71.2

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