My brother-in-law, Matt Beauchamp, has been down south the past several weeks where he has caddied in two LPGA events and even found some time to hit the links himself. He had the chance to play the PGA West Stadium Course and was kind of enough to share his thoughts and photos of the experience. Please enjoy.
The Springs Country Club is a private golf course located in Rancho Mirage, where we were invited to play by our friend, Sharon, who hangs out there for the winter months. Playing The Springs was one of the highlights of our trip and it was great to be able to play another one of the beautiful golf courses in the area...
Bermuda Dunes Country Club is a private golf club located in Bermuda Dunes, California (near Palm Desert). It is home to 27 holes comprised of three nines called Classic 1, Classic 2, and the Lake Course. This review is for the Classic 1 to Classic 2 combination which previously hosted the PGA Tour for 50 … Continue reading Review: Bermuda Dunes Country Club
Desert Willow Golf Resort is located in Palm Desert, California and offers two championship golf courses called the Firecliff Course and the Mountain View Course. This review is for the Mountain View Course, but you can also check out my review of the Firecliff Course. I'm most impressed with Desert Willow Golf Resort as a … Continue reading Review: Desert Willow Golf Resort (Mountain View Course)
Desert Willow Golf Resort is located in Palm Desert, California and offers two championship golf courses called the Firecliff Course and the Mountain View Course. This review is for the Firecliff Course, and you can also check out my review for the Mountain View Course. The first thing you'll notice when pulling into Desert Willow … Continue reading Review: Desert Willow Golf Resort (Firecliff Course)
The third golf stop during our Palm Springs trip was at the SilverRock Resort Arnold Palmer Classic Golf Course. We were greeted at the bag drop by two friendly gents who opened our car doors and wouldn't dare let us take the clubs out of the trunk ourselves. Not completely necessary, but a very nice … Continue reading Review: SilverRock Resort Golf Course
Course Design: 8/10 Fun/Playability: 9/10 Course Conditions: 9.5/10 Service: 8/10 Value: 8.5/10 This is a review that begs to be short and sweet, with pictures doing most of the talking. Mountain Vista Golf Club is a 36 hole facility located in Palm Desert, California. The two championship layouts are called Santa Rosa and San Gorgonio. … Continue reading Review: Mountain Vista Golf Club
The Westin Mission Hills Gary Player course was the last stop for us on our Palm Springs trip, and the course did not disappoint! Located in Rancho Mirage, California, Mission Hills offers two courses, the Gary Player and Pete Dye tracks. This review is for the Gary Player course. The course can be stretched out … Continue reading Review: The Westin Mission Hills – Gary Player Course
A week in Palm Springs has come and gone way too quickly and we're immersed once again in the daily grind of a dry Calgary winter. Beth and I had a fantastic time down in Palm Springs visiting her parents and hanging with her sister Jane and brother-in-law Matt; their trip overlapped with ours for … Continue reading Escaping Winter: Palm Springs Trip!