Arizona Best Golf Courses



Best golf courses in Arizona

Golfing in Arizona: Arizona, a land of plateaus, canyons and gushing rivers, offers a good selection of unique, interesting and highly enjoyable golf courses. The quality and number of courses in Arizona is almost without parallel, with many resort courses offering much more than just golf. This is a real golfers' paradise, where courses are plentiful, generally well maintained and often very scenic. 

On the courses themselves, many fairways are crossed by "wash" areas, desert wasteland which allows surface water to run off the course. Desert rule generally applies, whereby desert areas may be played as water hazards. 


To make the most out of your golf trip to Arizona, look up the location of the golf courses on the map. It will help you with your planning to play the best during your vacation. 
On the maps we have indicated golf hotels and Stay & Play resorts with the following symbol Stay & Play Golf Resorts
We applied a rating to each golf course visited. The rating scale, 5 (highest) to 1 (lowest), attempts to provide an indication of the golfing experience you can expect at each rated course. 

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click on the green arrow in the toolbar OF the table below to sortStay & Play Golf Resort.Private course – for members and their invited guests only.Unrated course – not yet visited by the Where2Golf team.2-star: reasonable standard. Good value, especially if better courses not available.3-star: a good course with many fine features.3+ (3-gold): a good course with many fine features. One of our top-rated 3’s.4-star: a must play course - excellent standard.4+ (4-gold): a must play course - excellent standard. One of our top-rated 4’s !5-star: simply the best - golf courses don’t get much better than this.5+ (5-gold): simply the best - golf courses don’t get better than this. One of our top-rated 5’s!
Apache Stronghold 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleDoak, Tom
Arizona Grand 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleRichardson, Forrest
Arizona National 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonJones Jr, Robert Trent
ASU Karsten 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleDye, Pete & Perry
Boulders (North) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleMorrish, Jay
Boulders (South) 5a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleMorrish, Jay
Canoa Ranch 0.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonSchmidt & Curley
Copper Canyon 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleSchmidt & Curley
Dell Urich 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonBell, William F.
Desert Mountain p.gifPrivate clubPhoenix / ScottsdaleNicklaus, Jack
Dove Mountain 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonNicklaus, Jack
Dove Valley Ranch 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleJones Jr, Robert Trent
Eagle Mountain, AZ 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleMiller, Scott
El Conquistador, AZ 0.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonNash & Hardin
El Rio, AZ 0.gifVisitors welcomeLas VegasDye, Matt
Emerald Canyon 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePhillips, Bill
Estancia Club p.gifPrivate clubPhoenix / ScottsdaleFazio, Tom
Estrella 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleNicklaus II, Jack
Forest Highlands p.gifPrivate clubFlagstaffWeiskopf & Morrish
Gallery GC 4b.gifBy arrangementTucsonFought & Lehman
Gold Canyon (Dinosaur Mtn) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleKavanaugh, Ken
Gold Canyon (Sidewinder) 3a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleKavanaugh, Ken
Grayhawk (Raptor) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleFazio, Tom
Grayhawk (Talon) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleGraham & Panks
Kierland 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleMiller, Scott
La Paloma 4a.gifRsrt guests onlyTucsonNicklaus, Jack
Lake Powell Natl. 0.gifVisitors welcomeFlagstaffPhillips, Bill
Las Sendas 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleJones Jr, Robert Trent
Laughlin Ranch 0.gifVisitors welcomeLas VegasDruzisky, David
Legacy Resort, AZ 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePanks, Gary
Legend Trail 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleJones, Rees
Longbow 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleKavanaugh, Ken
Lookout Mountain 3b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleJohnston, Bill
Los Caballeros 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleNash & Hardin
McDowell Mountain 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleHeckenkemper, Randy
Oakcreek CC, AZ 4a.gifVisitors welcomeFlagstaffJones Sr & Jr, Robert Trent
Ocotillo 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleRobinson, Ted
Papago 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleBell, William F.
Phoenician, The 3b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleFlint & Robinson
Poston Butte 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePanks, Gary
Quintero 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleJones, Rees
Randolph 3a.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonBell, William P.
Raven at Verrado 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleLehman & Fought
Raven GC, Phoenix 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleGraham & Panks
Rim, The 4b.gifRestrictedPhoenix / ScottsdaleWeiskopf & Morrish
Rio Rico 0.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonJones Sr, Robert Trent
San Ignacio 0.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonHills, Arthur
Sedona 4a.gifVisitors welcomeFlagstaffPanks, Gary
Seven Canyons 4b.gifRsrt guests onlyFlagstaffWeiskopf, Tom
Southern Dunes, AZ 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleSchmidt & Curley
Starr Pass 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonPalmer, Arnold
Stone Canyon, AZ p.gifPrivate clubTucsonMorrish, Jay
SunRidge Canyon 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleFoster, Keith
Superstition Mtn 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleNicklaus, Jack
Superstition Springs 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleNash, Greg
Talking Stick (North) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleCrenshaw & Coore
Talking Stick (South) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleCrenshaw & Coore
TPC Scottsdale (Champions) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleHeckenkemper, Randy
TPC Scottsdale (Stadium) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleWeiskopf & Morrish
Trilogy at Vistancia 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePanks, Gary
Troon North (Monument) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleWeiskopf & Morrish
Troon North (Pinnacle) 5a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleWeiskopf, Tom
Tucson Natl (Catalina) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonvon Hagge & Devlin
Tucson Natl (Sonoran) 4a.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonLehman, Tom
Ventana Canyon (Canyon) 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonFazio, Tom
Ventana Canyon (Mtn) 5a.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonFazio, Tom
Vistoso 4b.gifVisitors welcomeTucsonWeiskopf, Tom
We-Ko-Pa (Cholla) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleMiller, Scott
We-Ko-Pa (Saguaro) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleCoore & Crenshaw
Whirlwind (Cattail) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePanks, Gary
Whirlwind (Devil's Claw) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePanks, Gary
Wickenburg Ranch 4a.gifRestrictedPhoenixBrownlee & Pickett
Wigwam 0.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleJones Sr & Lawrence
Wildfire (Faldo) 4b.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdaleFaldo, Nick
Wildfire (Palmer) 4a.gifVisitors welcomePhoenix / ScottsdalePalmer, Arnold
 

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