Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club


4-star: generally an excellent standard golf course, well worth visiting.
   Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club Est. 2004

Photos Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Where2Golf says: 

Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club: Bordering alongside Trabuco Creek (Arroyo Trabuco in Spanish), this very natural golf course is laid out in the gently rolling, west facing foothills of the Santa Ana mountain range. With real estate development prohibited in this area, the surrounding environment provides a wonderfully natural setting for this out-and-back Tom Lehman design; it also provides a home for a multitude of southern California flora and fauna, including mountain lions and rattlesnakes (not dangerous unless YOU provoke THEM). The layout takes you quickly into open, rolling hills, with good-width fairways flanked by an array of long grasses, bushes and small trees. The most scenic stretch, from the par-5 7th through to the par-5 12th occupies wonderfully open, undulating terrain, where plenty of elevation changes add to character of the holes. Particularly attractive are the 10th, 11th and 12th, which lead you through a ruggedly picturesque canyon, deep in the hills. Water makes its first telling appearance at the attractive par-3 13th, where a tee-to-green carry over a small lake is required (perhaps modelled on the renowned 17th of Kiawah Island's Ocean course ?). The closing duo are dangerously threatened by the same small lake that runs from tee-to-green up the leftside of the long par-4 17th and par-5 18th; definitely a concern for habitual hookers of the ball. Clearly a fan of links golf, Lehman has provided many short, grassy run-off areas around the often large and undulating greens, perfect to hone your chip-and-run game.

List of courses in California - Around Los Angeles

Map of courses in California - Around Los Angeles
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Making Contact

Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club
26772 Avery Pkwy,
Mission Viejo, California 92692
USA
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Office   +1 (949) 305 5100
Pro Shop  
Fax

  +1 (949) 305 5115

Email   info@arroyotrabuco.com
Website   www.arroyotrabuco.com
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf Pro
 
Geoff Cram (Club Mgr & Director of Golf)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

About the course

The course: 18 holes. Open parkland.
Undulating terrain - several slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Tom Lehman and Casey O'Callaghan
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7011 6115 5045
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 73.7 69.3 69.8
 
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

How2Get There?

46 miles SE of Los Angeles
From the Interstate Freeway (I-5), east of Laguna Niguel, take exit 85 and head east on Avery Parkway. After o.8 miles, golf entrance is on your right.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: Mon-Thur $72; Fridays $87; weekends & holidays $101. Golf cart included. Reduced twilight and super twilight rates. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Other Information
Walking permitted.

Practice facilities
Good
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Did you know?

The golf course is laid out in the western foothills of the Santa Ana mountain range, which separates Orange County from neighbouring Riverside County. The nearby town of Mission Viejo is one of the largest master planned communities ever built as a single project in the United States. The city's name is a reference to Rancho Mission Viejo, a large Spanish land grant from which the community was founded. There is no Spanish mission in Mission Viejo. >> On the other side of the Creek from the golf course you will see Saddleback College. Enrolling over 25,000 students each semester, this two-year post-secondary institute of higher education has served South Orange County since 1968.

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Location

The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Click to enlarge Google map

Latitude: (33.541348)
Longitude: (-117.662625)
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses

Where2Stay including nearby courses also detailed in where2golf.com

Fairfield Inn Mission Viejo Orange County 
26328 Oso Parkway, Mission Viejo, California 92691
+1 (949) 582 7100
www.marriott.com

This 100% smoke-free hotel provides convenient access to the many top-quality golf courses in Orange County, as well as the Laguna beaches, Irvine Spectrum (Orange County's largest shopping, dining and entertainment centre) and world-famous Disneyland.

Golf at this hotel No
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 5 miles Arroyo Trabuco
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 20 miles Talega; Monarch Beach; Oak Creek; Strawberry Farms; Pelican Hill; Tustin Ranch
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Renaissance ClubSport Aliso Viejo 
50 Enterprise, Aliso Viejo, California 92656
+1 (949) 643 6700
www.renaissanceclubsport.com

A contemporary boutique hotel, an impressive full-service sports club, a vibrant bar & restaurant, and a rejuvenating day spa all under one roof...creating a one-of-a-kind experience. Renaissance ClubSport offers the best and most innovative ways for fitness minded travellers to achieve total health and fitness.

Golf at this hotel No
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 5 miles Arroyo Trabuco
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Golf within 20 miles Talega; Monarch Beach; Oak Creek; Strawberry Farms; Pelican Hill; Tustin Ranch
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Only golf courses featured in Where2Golf.com are mentioned above.
The Golf Guide to the Top Courses
Where2Golf.com 4
 

Find a course

Tip: to find a course quickly, type the first few characters of the course name
Golf course location on a golf map
 
Search this site
 

Newsletter

Not signed up yet?

Register now
 

Share us on


   Follow us on FB     follow us on Twitter
 

 
-
 
-
 
 
Where2Golf spotlights


Tournaments:
WGC-HSBC Champions The final WGC event of 2019 sees Xander Schauffele defending the title he won last year at Sheshan International, China.
LPGA Shanghai:  also in China, the LPGA Tour makes a return visit to Shanghai where Danielle Kang defends.
 
Who's Who: 
Nicolas Colsaerts:  the big-hitting Belgian won the prestigious French Open title at Le Golf National, recorded his first European Tour win in over seven years.
Danielle Kang:  gave herself a well-earned 27th birthday present by successfully defending her Buick LPGA Shanghai title.

Where2Golf redesign fundraising campaign Sep 2019
Latest golf course reviews
The Welcombe Hotel : provides an excellent Stay & Play opportunity, just a mile out of town from William Shakespear's birthplace in the centre of Stratford. From the layout's higher elevations you will enjoy wonderful views over the surrounding Warwickshire countryside. Read more...
Sutton Coldfield Golf Club: located to the north of Birmingham, occupies a small corner of the wonderfully expansive and natural environs of Sutton Park. Perhaps not as lauded as nearby Little Aston, and Copt Heath, this heathland gem also lays down a really enjoyable test of golf in a wonderfully natural setting. Read more... 
Walton Heath Golf Club (Old course): Top golfers and golf writers have long acknowledged Walton Heath as one of the finest heathland courses in the British Isles. In fact there are two courses here, the Old and New. Read more...
Koksijde Golf ter Hille Golf Club: on what was previously open farmland, an enjoyable and challenging links-style layout has been crafted. Perhaps the inspiration for Koksijde's new course came from a renowned Harry Colt layout that existed in the 1920s just a couple of kilometres to the west. Read more...
 
Most popular golf course videos