Turtleback Mtn Resort (Sierra del Rio course)


3+ (3 gold): one of our top-rated 3-star courses, worthy of 3½ stars.
   Turtleback Mtn Resort (Sierra del Rio course) Est. 2007

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The Sierra del Rio course at Turtleback Mtn Resort is a generally well-regarded layout, which includes several attractive holes and features. This desert-style course will test most facets of your game, and should provide a round with plenty of enjoyable golfing challenges. Worth visiting if you are in the area.

Stay & Play at the Turtleback Mountain Resort, the accommodation is located close to the golf facilities.

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Making Contact

Turtleback Mountain Resort
101 Club House Drive,
Elephant Butte, New Mexico 87935
USA
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Office   +1 (575) 744 4653
Pro Shop   +1 (575) 744 4653
Fax

  +1 (575) 744 5471

Email  
Website   www.sierradelriogolf.com
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Golf Pro
 
Guy Wimberly (PGA, Director of Golf)
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About the course

The course: 18 holes. Desert-style.
Undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
 
Surroundings: Desert.
 
Designer: Richard "Dick" Phelps
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  Men Back Men Front Women Front
Yards 7331 5609 5060
Par 72 72 72
SSS or Slope 74.6 66.4 68.4
 
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How2Get There?

1.5 mi S of Elephant Butte / 122 mi N of El Paso.

Essential information

Green Fees:
2015 visitor fee, 18-holes in high season: $65. [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


Practice facilities
Good
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Location

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Latitude: (33.166573)
Longitude: (-107.230865)
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Turtleback Mountain Resort (rental homes) 
101 Clubhouse Rd, Elephant Butte, NM 87935
+1 (575) 744 7100
www.turtlebackmountainresort.com

You can stay where you play at Turtleback Mountain Resort, a premier year-round master planned community. Stay&Play packages include two rounds of golf on the championship Sierra Del Rio golf course, and a one night stay in a luxury furnished golf course home, with unlimited access to the community amenities.

Golf at this hotel Sierra del Rio
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Golf within 20 miles No
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