17020 North Hayden Rd,
Scottsdale, Arizona 85255
Office+1 (888) 400 4001 (toll free)
Pro shop+1 (480) 585 4334
Fax+1 (480) 585 3151
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18 holes. Desert-style. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.
Desert and residential.
Tom Weiskopf & Jay Morrish
Above distances are for the Stadium course. Also at TPC Scottsdale is the 18-hole Champions course (par-71, 7115 yds from back tees, rating 73.4).
1 mile W of 101-loop in Scottsdale
From the north-east corner of the 101-Loop in Scottsdale, take exit 38 and head west on Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd. After one mile turn right onto Greenway-Hayden Blvd. After o.4 miles TPC Scottsdale (Stadium course) is on your left (at traffic lights).
TPC Scottsdale (Stadium course): Few of America's impressive network of Tournament Players Clubs are home to such exuberant excitement as is seen each year on TPC Scottsdale's Stadium course. When the PGA Tour's Phoenix Open comes to town, so do record numbers of golf fans. The legendary par-3 16th, for one week a year, is surrounded by up to 30,000 frenzied fans, who create one of professional golf's unique sporting spectacles.
Originally a flat piece of arid, dusty terrain, Weiskopf and Morrish transformed this corner of the Sonoran desert into a wonderfully sculpted golf course. Plenty of desert areas still separate the pristine fairways, while huge earthmounds also define the well-groomed holes. There's plenty to think about on your way round, with desert scrub and ball-grabbing rough bordering the not overly wide fairways. A posse of bunkers come into play on most of the holes (although not at the par-4 first).
When you play here, things are likely to be distinctly quieter than during the legendary Phoenix Open. But the 16th, and many other holes, will still have the nerves tingling as you tee it up. The most memorable holes come on the closing stretch, where water is also more in evidence, especially at the risk-reward island-green par-5 15th and skirting the left side of the 17th green and 18th fairway. If navigating your way round this challenging course gets too much, then there's always the chance to stop and absorb the ever-present views onto the rugged McDowell Mountain range.
Stay&Play at TPC Scottsdale: luxury accommodation is available at the Fairmont and Marriott hotels (see Where2Stay section below).
Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.
Must book in advance.
Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].
Walking permitted at certain times. Forecaddies included with green fee.
A member of the TPC (Tournament Players Club) network, which operates over 30 public-access and private golf courses across the United States. Many of the courses are well known as host venues for PGA Tour, Champions Tour and LPGA Tour championships.
The Stadium course at TPC Scottsdale is the regular home of the PGA Tour's Phoenix Open, the largest spectator golf event in the world, and many would also argue the noisiest (see our Tournaments section >by Venue >TPC Scottsdale).
TPC Scottsdale's Stadium and Champions courses are Certified Members of the Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary System.
7575 East Princess Drive, Scottsdale, Arizona 85255
+1 (480) 585 0091Visit website
Part of the world renowned Fairmont hotel group, the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is home to four top-ranked Arizona restaurants, spacious indoor and outdoor meeting facilities, innovative spa and fitness facilities, six sparkling pools (including the new Sunset Beach) and a stone's throw away the two TPC Scottsdale championship golf courses.
TPC Scottsdale (Stadium Course)
TPC Scottsdale (Champions course); Grayhawk (Raptor & Talon courses).
Talking Stick (North & South courses); SunRidge Canyon; We-Ko-Pa; Wildfire (Faldo & Palmer courses); Troon North (Monument & Pinnacle courses); Legend Trail; Boulders (North & South courses).
17010 North Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, Arizona 85255
+1 (480) 922 8400Visit website
The Courtyard Scottsdale North hotel features an ideal location near many of Scottsdale's finest restaurants, shopping malls, and a stunning array of championship golf courses. Within easy access onto the loop 101 Freeway, it is just minutes from there to many of Scottsdale and Phoenix's many attractions.
TPC Scottsdale; Grayhawk; McDowell Mtn; Kierland; Wildfire
Talking Stick; SunRidge Canyon; Eagle Mountain; We-Ko-Pa; Troon North; Legend Trail; Boulders; Dove Valley Ranch; Lookout Mountain; The Phoenician; Papago; ASU Karsten.
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