Destination: Arizona

Perhaps the biggest misconception is that Arizona is nothing more than a large desert. And while the Sonoran Desert with its majestic saguaros certainly dominates the landscape, the Grand Canyon State offers so much more, including mountains, rivers, big-time sports, skiing and great golf.

For golf there are three main regions - Phoenix/Scottsdale, Tucson and Northern Arizona. The Phoenix/Scottsdale region has more than 200 golf courses, arguably making it the golf capital of the United States. With Phoenix now the fifth-largest city in the United States (and climbing) and Scottsdale one of the country's top tourist and retirement destinations, the area has something for everyone.

The Phoenix area (as well as Tucson) is the spring training home to nearly a dozen Major League Baseball teams, and the city is also the regular-season home of the Arizona Diamondbacks, the NFL's Arizona Cardinals and NBA's Phoenix Suns.

The area is also rich in Native American heritage, as evidenced by its restaurants, resorts and even golf courses, some of which are owned and operated by local tribes.

With the PGA Tour's Waste Management Open being played at the TPC Scottsdale Stadium Course, the area is loaded with great venues, which are heavily overseeded in the fall to produce pristine playing conditions. Setting the standard in the area is Troon North, which features a pair of Tom Weiskopf designs that were recently improved through rerouting and a few other cosmetic improvements. Venues such as We-Ko-Pa and Grayhawk are usually at the top of everyone's desert golf course lists as well. The Phoenix area is also home to the always-affordable, Pete Dye-designed Karsten Course on Arizona State University campus in Tempe, and the classic William Bell-designed Papago Golf Course, which recently underwent a complete facelift, bringing better views of the wonderful Papago Buttes next to the course.

In Peoria, less than 30 minutes northwest of Phoenix, lies Trilogy Golf Club at Vistancia, the only golf course in Arizona to receive a coveted five-star rating from Golf Digest.

Further south in the Tucson area, you get a little different experience. The name Tucson is derived from the a Native American word for "spring at the foot of black mountain," which is just southwest of downtown. Tucson is also home to Arizona's "other" national park. Saguaro National Park, one of the country's newest, is second only to the Grand Canyon in number of annual visitors. The city is also known as great bicycling and spa location.

In nearby Marana, the WGC Accenture Match play is conducted at the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain, which has 27 holes of Jack Nicklaus signature golf. But Tucson golf has always had a good golf reputation. Its municipal system is considered one of the best in the country, and venues such as Tucson National (former home of the Tucson Open), The Golf Club at Vistoso, The Lodge at Ventana Canyon, The Westin La Paloma Resort, and Tubac Golf Resort and Spa are but of few examples of the area's outstanding golf offerings.

Northern Arizona, of course, is a totally different world than Tucson and Phoenix. During the late fall through spring, it is skiing, not golf that dominates the landscape. But when the snow starts to melt, golf courses from Prescott to Flagstaff provide an affordable and cooler alternative to the rest of the state.

Sedona Golf Resort, for example, is a terrific Gary Panks design with views of the surrounding red rocks that will make you forget what you shot. And as you make your way toward Flagstaff, the desert seems to disappear and the Rockies take over, giving you more of a tree-lined Alpine feel. Courses such as the Hale Irwin-designed Prescott Lakes Golf Club and the 36 holes at Antelope Hills near Prescott provide the perfect environmental contrast to Phoenix and Tucson.

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Destination: Scottsdale

Scottsdale, Arizona is one of the largest cities in the Valley of the Sun with nearly 250,000 residents, and golf has played a large part in its rapid expansion over the past three decades. Annually, visitors and residents play 12 million rounds on 51 Scottsdale courses. The city includes some of the nation's best public and resort courses and many of the top multi-course facilities in Arizona.
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Ventana Canyon - Mountain Course
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Tucson 29
Cave Creek Golf Course
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Phoenix 19
Golf Club at Vistoso
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Tucson 10
The Golf Club at Dove Mountain - Saguaro/Tortolita
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Marana 35
The Golf Club at Dove Mountain - Tortolita/Wild Burro
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Starfire Golf Club - Squire/King
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Scottsdale 15
Conestoga Golf Club
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Mesquite 28
Poston Butte Golf Club
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Florence 19.99
Palms Golf Club
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Littlefield 20
Mojave Resort Golf Club
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Laughlin $55 - $104
Las Sendas Golf Club
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Mesa 25.99
Golf Club at Johnson Ranch, The
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Queen Creek 20
Crooked Tree Golf Course
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Tucson 22
Desert Canyon Golf Club
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Fountain Hills 29
Quarry Pines Golf Club
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Tucson 14.99
del Lago Golf Club
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Vail 14.25
Preserve Golf Course
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Tucson 14
Bear Creek Golf Complex - Bear Course
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Chandler 20
Camelback Golf Club - Ambiente Course
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Scottsdale 26
Falcon Golf Club
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Litchfield Park 15
Torres Blancas Golf Club
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Green Valley 20
Legacy Golf Club
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Phoenix $67 - $109
Starfire Golf Club - Hawk/King
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Scottsdale 15
The Golf Club at Dove Mountain - Wild Burro/Saguaro
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Marana $225
Canoa Ranch Golf Club
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Green Valley 20
Arizona Grand Resort
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Phoenix 18
Camelback Golf Club - Padre Course
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Scottsdale 26
Aguila Golf Course
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Laveen 12
Crowne Plaza San Marcos Golf Resort
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Encanto Golf Course
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Phoenix 19
Whirlwind Golf Club - The Devil's Claw Course
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Chandler 35
Foothills Golf Club, The
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Phoenix 15
Rio Rico Golf Course
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Rio Rico 13
Superstition Mountain Club - Prospector Course
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Apache Junction $120
MountainView Country Club
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Tucson 13
Southern Dunes Golf Club
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Maricopa 25
SaddleBrooke Ranch Golf Club
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Oracle 11
Ahwatukee Country Club
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Phoenix 15
The Golf Club of Estrella
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Goodyear 20
Verrado Golf Club
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Buckeye $89 - $119
Pointe Hilton Golf Club on Lookout Mtn, The
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Phoenix 30
Los Caballeros Golf Club
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Wickenburg 21
South at Boulders Golf Club & Resort
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Carefree $55 - $165
Club West Golf Course
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Phoenix 15
Ventana Canyon - Canyon Course
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Tucson 25
Whirlwind Golf Club - The Cattail Course
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Chandler 29
Casablanca Resort & Casino
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Mesquite 25
North at Boulders Golf Club & Resort
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Carefree $55 - $165
San Ignacio Golf Club
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Green Valley $34.95 - $64.95
Starfire Golf Club - Squire/Hawk
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Scottsdale 15
Forty-Niner Country Club
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Tucson 19
Papago Golf Course
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Phoenix 32
Huukan Golf Club
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Fort Mohave $25 - $85
Western Skies Golf Club
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Gilbert 10
Riverview Golf Course
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Sun City 18.5
Superstition Mountain Club - Lost Gold Course
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Apache Junction $120
The Duke at Rancho El Dorado
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Maricopa 15
Quail Run Executive Golf Course
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Sun City $10 - $16
Royal Palms Golf Course
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Mesa $6 - $15
Southern Ridge Golf Club
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Phoenix $40 - $50
Sun City South Golf Course
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Sun City 18.5
Palm Creek Golf Club
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Casa Grande $18 - $27
Rolling Hills Golf Course
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Tempe 12
Bear Creek Golf Complex - Cub Course
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Chandler $50 - $60
Blythe Golf Course
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Blythe 21
Falls Golf Course - Tuscany Falls Country Club
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Goodyear 15
Palms Golf Course - Tuscany Falls Country Club
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Goodyear 15
Adobe Dam Family Golf Center
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Glendale 9.5
Oakcreek Country Club, The
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Sedona 33
Apache Creek Golf Club
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Apache Junction 15
Union Hills Country Club
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Sun City 20
Arizona City Club
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Arizona City 15
Longbow Golf Club
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Mesa 15
Desert Mirage Golf Course
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Glendale 7
Glen Lakes Municipal Golf Course
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Glendale 8
Pueblo El Mirage Golf Club
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El Mirage 12.95
Apache Stronghold Golf Course
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Globe 20
Villa de Paz Golf Course
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Phoenix 13.85
Springfield Golf Resort
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Chandler 15
Shalimar Country Club
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Tempe 12
Arizona Golf Resort
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Mesa 15
San Pedro Golf Course
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Benson 20.95
Kino Springs Golf Course
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Nogales 15
Coronado Golf Course
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Scottsdale 7
Sunbird Golf Resort
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Chandler 16
Oasis Golf Club
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Florence 10
Championship at Moon Valley Country Club
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Phoenix 31
Eagle's Nest Country Club at Pebble Creek Resort
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Goodyear 20
Continental Country Club
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Flagstaff 38
Tres Rios Golf Course at Estrella Mountain Park
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Goodyear 10
Haven at Haven Public Golf Club
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Green Valley 12.5
Willowcreek Golf Course
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Sun City 18.75
Ken McDonald Golf Course
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Tempe $16 - $30
Wickenburg Country Club
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Wickenburg 15
Lakes Golf Course - Tuscany Falls Country Club
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Goodyear 15
Legend Trail Golf Club
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Scottsdale 25
Mesquite/Ironwood at Kierland Golf Club
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Scottsdale 39
Westbrook Village Golf Club - Vistas Course
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Peoria 15
Dove Valley Ranch Golf Club
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Cave Creek 31
StoneRidge Golf Course
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Prescott Valley 35
Rancho Manana Golf Club
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Cave Creek 28
Dobson Ranch Golf Course
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Mesa 15
Tubac Golf Resort - Otero/Anza
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Tubac 22
Corte Bella Golf Club
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Sun City West 25
Starr Pass Golf Club - Rattler/Coyote
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Tucson $205
Superstition Course at Sunland Springs Village
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Mesa 10
Deer Valley Golf Course at Sun City West
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Sun City West $30 - $40
Greenfield Lakes Golf Course
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Gilbert 11.99
Great Eagle Golf Club
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Surprise $20 - $55
Prescott Country Club
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Dewey 16
Palm Valley Golf Club - Palms Course
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Goodyear 16
Tubac Golf Resort - Rancho/Otero
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Tubac $109
Canyons at Oasis Golf Club
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Mesquite 30
Elephant Rocks at Williams
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Williams 20
Conquistador at Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort
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Tucson 24
Pine at McCormick Ranch Golf Club
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Scottsdale 25
Gold/Blue at Ocotillo Golf Course
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Chandler 25
Laughlin Ranch Golf Club
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Bullhead City $59 - $107
Starr Pass Golf Club - Roadrunner/Rattler
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Tucson $205
Championship at Painted Mountain Golf Club
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Mesa 17
Cocopah Rio Colorado Golf Course
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Somerton $5 - $10
Paradise Valley Park Golf Course
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Phoenix 11
White/Gold at Ocotillo Golf Course
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Chandler 25
Sundance Golf Club
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Buckeye 10
Peaks at Tonto Verde Golf Club
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Rio Verde 29
Red Mountain Ranch Country Club
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Mesa N/A
Wigwam Resort - Heritage Course
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Litchfield Park $30 - $40
Silverbell Municipal Golf Course
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Tucson 31
San Tan Course at Sunland Springs Village
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Mesa 10
Palm at McCormick Ranch Golf Club
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Scottsdale 25
Apache Wells Country Club
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Mesa 15
Toka Sticks Golf Club
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Mesa 19
Peoria Pines Golf Club
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Peoria 13.81
Las Barrancas Golf Course
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Yuma $10 - $36
Adobe at Arizona Biltmore Country Club
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Phoenix N/A
Mission Royale Golf Club
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Casa Grande 20
North Golf Course at Granite Falls Golf Club
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Surprise 18
Arizona Traditions Golf Club
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Surprise 9
TPC Scottsdale - The Champions Course
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Scottsdale 39
Seven Canyons - Four Seasons Golf Course
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Sedona $50 - $110
Orange Tree Golf & Conference Resort
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Scottsdale 19.95
Wigwam Resort - Gold Course
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Litchfield Park 20
Encanto Nine Golf Course
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Phoenix 10
Sunland Village Golf Course
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Mesa 11
Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge
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Phoenix 29
Wigwam Resort - Patriot Course
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Litchfield Park 20
Four Peaks Course at Sunland Springs Village
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Mesa 10
The Links at Las Palomas Resort Golf Club
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Puerto Peñasco $75
Pinnacle at Troon North Golf Club
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Scottsdale 39
City of Douglas Municipal Golf Course
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Douglas 10.89
Dorado Golf Course
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Tucson 15
South at Antelope Hills Golf Course
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Prescott 27
Canada at Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort
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Tucson N/A
Ranch at Tonto Verde Golf Club
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Rio Verde $160
Fred Enke Golf Course
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Tucson 29
Chaparral Country Club
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Bullhead City 25
Lakes At Ahwatukee, The
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Phoenix N/A
Sonoran Course at Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa
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Tucson 22
Copper Canyon Golf Club
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Buckeye 22
South at Talking Stick Golf Club
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Scottsdale 40
Rivers Edge Golf Course
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Needles $12 - $39
Legend at Arrowhead, The
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Glendale $20 - $52
SunRidge Canyon Golf Club
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Fountain Hills $100 - $150
Sun City Country Club
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Sun City 17
Blue/White at Ocotillo Golf Course
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Chandler 25
Stonecreek Golf Club
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Phoenix 19.99
London Bridge Golf Club - Nassau Course
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Lake Havasu City $25 - $49
London Bridge Golf Club - Olde London Course
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Lake Havasu City 19
Oasis/Desert at Phoenician, The
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Scottsdale 39.99
Quail Creek Golf Club - Road Runner/Quail Course
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Green Valley 18
Canyon/Oasis at Phoenician, The
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Scottsdale 59.99
Twin Lakes Municipal Golf Course
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Willcox $14
Coldwater Golf Club
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Avondale 10
Palo Verde Golf Course
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Phoenix 10
Tegavah Golf Club
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Rio Verde 30
Trilogy Golf Course
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Gilbert 20
Scottsdale Silverado Golf Club - Silver Pony Course
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Scottsdale $10
Highlands at Dove Mountain
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Marana 19
Ironwood/Acacia at Kierland Golf Club
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Scottsdale 39
Sewailo Golf Club
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Tucson 32
Pebblebrook Golf Course
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Sun City West 36
Cimarron Golf Club
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Surprise 18
Lake Powell National Golf Course
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Page 32
Palmbrook Country Club
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Sun City 15
Pinewood Country Club
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Munds Park 35
Sonoran Golf Course at Oakwood Country Club
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Sun Lakes $79
Sidewinder at Gold Canyon Golf Resort
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Gold Canyon 27
Tortuga at Haven Public Golf Club
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Green Valley 7
North at Antelope Hills Golf Course
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Prescott 27
Starr Pass Golf Club - Coyote/Roadrunner
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Tucson $205
Westbrook Village Golf Club - Lakes Course
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Peoria 15
Queen Valley Golf Course
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Queen Valley 15
Monument at Troon North Golf Club
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Scottsdale 39
Canoa Hills Golf Course
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Green Valley $34.95 - $64.95
Trilogy Golf Club at Vistancia
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Peoria 20
Los Lagos Golf Club
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Fort Mohave $39 - $85
North at Talking Stick Golf Club
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Scottsdale 40
Francisco Grande Resort & Golf Club
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Casa Grande 12
Quintero Golf Club
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Peoria 49
Faldo at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge Resort
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Phoenix 29
TPC Scottsdale - The Stadium Course
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Scottsdale $63 - $299
Bison Golf & Country Club
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Show Low $32
Maryvale Golf Course
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Phoenix 19
Golf Club at Eagle Mountain, The
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Fountain Hills 29
Acacia/Mesquite at Kierland Golf Club
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Scottsdale 39
Cobre Valle Country Club
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Globe 25
Links Golf Club at Queen Creek, The
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Queen Creek $45
Sedona Golf Resort
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Sedona $95
Country Club of Green Valley
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Green Valley 25
ASU Karsten Golf Course
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Tempe 21
Trail Ridge Golf Course at Sun City West
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Sun City West $35 - $45
Trini Alvarez El Rio Municipal Golf Course
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Tucson 29
Verde Santa Fe Golf Course
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Cornville $32 - $53
Desert/Canyon at Phoenician, The
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Scottsdale 39.99
Lakes Golf Course at Oakwood Country Club
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Sun Lakes $79
Vistal Golf Club
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Phoenix 13.85
Las Colinas Golf Club
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Queen Creek 18
Desert Sands Golf Course
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Mesa 13
Quail Creek Golf Club - Quail/Coyote Course
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Green Valley 18
Palm Valley Golf Club - Lakes Course
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Goodyear 14
Arizona National Golf Club
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Tucson 25
Catalina Course at Omni Tucson National Golf Resort & Spa
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Tucson 22
Quail Creek Golf Club - Coyote/Road Runner Course
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Green Valley 18
Pusch Ridge at Hilton El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort
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Tucson 13
Links at Arizona Biltmore Country Club
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Phoenix 20
Marriott's Mountain Shadows Resort & Golf Club
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Paradise Valley 10.5
Dave White Municipal Golf Course
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Casa Grande 19
Palms Golf Course at Oakwood Country Club
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Sun Lakes 17
Dinosaur Mountain at Gold Canyon Golf Resort
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Gold Canyon 39
Hillcrest Golf Club at Sun City West
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Sun City West $29 - $39
The Views Golf Club
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Oro Valley 12
The Links At Coyote Wash
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Wellton $35
Kokopelli Golf Course
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Gilbert 10
Robson Ranch Golf Club
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Eloy 15
Rio Salado Golf Course
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Tempe $19
Palmer at Oasis Golf Club
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Mesquite 30
Scottsdale Silverado Golf Club
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Scottsdale 17.5
Raven Golf Club - Phoenix
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Phoenix 20
Ironwood Country Club
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Chandler $40
North at Randolph Golf Course
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Tucson 29
Grandview Golf Course at Sun City West
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Sun City West 36
Superstition Springs Golf Club
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Mesa 18
Falcon Ridge Golf Club
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Tubac Golf Resort - Anza/Rancho
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Tubac 22
Mesa Del Sol Golf Course
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Yuma 15
Beaver Dam Lodge, Golf & RV Resort
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Beaver Dam $16
Bellaire Golf Course
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Glendale 18
Aguila Nine Golf Course
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Laveen 8
South Golf Course at Granite Falls Golf Club
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Surprise 18
Championship at Viewpoint Golf Resort
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Mesa 12
Coyote Lakes Golf Club
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Surprise 13
McDowell Mountain Golf Club
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Scottsdale 25
Lone Tree Golf Club
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Chandler 19
Tatum Ranch Golf Club
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Cave Creek 30
Dell Urich at Randolph Golf Course
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Tucson 22
Executive at Continental Golf Course
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Scottsdale 9.99
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