Sycuan Resort (Willow Glen course)


3+ (3 gold): one of our top-rated 3-star courses, worthy of 3½ stars.
   Sycuan Resort (Willow Glen course) Est. 1956

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Sycuan Resort (Willow Glen course): Formerly known as Singing Hills Country Club, the extensive golf facilities at Sycuan Resort include the Oak Glen and Willow Glen championship courses. Although not the longest or most dramatic in the San Diego area, both these relatively easy-going and well-maintained layouts are very popular with local and visiting golfers alike. The Willow Glen course is an out-and-back layout, mainly played away from the clubhouse behind a small range of hills. Nestling down in the glen (Scottish for narrow valley), boulder-clad hills and a limited amount of real estate flank the course on either side. Within its pleasantly natural, parkland setting, the course is home to a liberal scattering of oak, pine, eucalyptus and plane trees, which give good definition to the often tightish fairways. The excellent par-4 4th and par-4 14th and 15th holes incorporate the only real elevation changes on an otherwise relatively flat and uncontoured layout. The Sweetwater River and three or four small ponds ensure that water hazards pose a threat on several occasions, not least at the par-3 12th, the best hole on the course. This very attractive short hole (186 yards from the back tees) has water from tee-to-green and a picturesque waterfall adorns the rightside of the putting surface. With on-site accommodations and a casino close at hand, Sycuan is an excellent stay and play location, and a great springboard from which to discover some of San Diego's more demanding golf tracks.

At this Stay & Play venue, the on-site accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

Sycuan Resort Golf Courses
3007 Dehesa Rd,
El Cajon, California 92019
USA
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Office   +1 (619) 442 3425
Pro Shop   +1 (800) 457 5568 (toll free)
Fax

 

Email  
Website   www.sycuanresort.com
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Golf Pro
 
Robert S. Madsen (Director of Instruction)
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Academy
 
Sycuan Golf Academy
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Tree-lined & open parkland.
Gently undulating terrain - easy to walk.
 
Surroundings: Rural countryside.
 
Designer: Originally designed by William Bell; later revised by Ted Robinson & Dave Fleming.
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 6687 6151 5555
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 72.6 70.2 72.5
 
At the Same Location:
18-hole par-72 Oak Glen course (6682 yds from back tees); 18-hole par-54 Pine Glen par-3 course (2508 yds from back tees).
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How2Get There?

18 miles E of San Diego
Just east of El Cajon, leave the Interstate Freeway (I-8) at the 2nd St exit, and head south on 2nd St (Hwy 54). After o.5 miles go straight across at traffic lights, where 2nd St becomes Jamacha Rd. After o.7 miles turn left, and head east on E. Washington Ave. After o.6 miles go straight across at traffic lights, where Wasington Ave becomes Dehesa Rd. After approx 2 miles, golf entrance is on your right.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes: Mon-Thur $57; Fri $62; Sat/Sun $79. Reduced twilight and super twilight rates. [Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc]. Credit cards accepted.
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Who can play and When?
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.  Must book in advance.
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Other Information
Walking permitted. Golf carts available to rent.

Practice facilities
Excellent
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Did you know?

Not only can the Sycuan Resort boast two championship golf courses, an 18-hole par-3 course, hotel, casino, spa and many other sports and leisure activities, but it also has an extensive golf shop, with a large selection of equipment and apparel for women golfers as well as men. >> The Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation is a small tribal band of Mission Indians hailing from around El Cajon. The Sycuan people have lived in the San Diego area for nearly 12,000 years. Currently, there are 130 tribal members who pass down many time-honored traditions to keep their heritage and customs alive. As a Native American Indian tribe, Sycuan is an independent, sovereign nation with its own democratically elected government, the Tribal Council. The Sycuan people abide by tribal laws as well as state and federal laws.

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Location

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Latitude: (32.784844)
Longitude: (-116.884119)
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Sycuan Resort & Casino 
3007 Dehesa Road, El Cajon, CA 92019
+1 (619) 442 3425
www.sycuanresort.com

Owned and operated by the Sycuan Tribal Development Corporation, Sycuan Resort includes more than 425 acres of picturesque mountain terrain, and offers two 18-hole championship courses, an 18-hole par-3 course, excellent practice facilities, 100 course side guest rooms, fine dining, the Primrose Spa, tennis courts and a nearby casino.

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