34-600 Mission Hills Drive,
Rancho Mirage, California 92270
Office+1 (760) 324 9400
Fax+1 (760) 324 9230
AcademyMission Hills Golf Academy.
54 holes. Desert-style & parkland. Gently undulating terrain.
Residential and desert.
Dinah Shore Tournament course (Desmond Muirhead, 1972). Arnold Palmer course (Arnold Palmer, 1979). Pete Dye Challenge course (Pete & Alice Dye, 1988).
There are three championship courses at Mission Hills CC : Arnold Palmer course (6834 yards from back tees); Pete Dye Challenge course (6955 yards); Dinah Shore Tournament course (7240 yards).
7 miles E of Palm Springs
The private Mission Hills Country Club (as distinct from the adjacent Westin Mission Hills Resort) is home to three championship golf courses, separately designed by Pete Dye, Arnold Palmer and Desmond Muirhead.
The Muirhead layout, called the Dinah Shore Tournament course is home to one of the Women's Majors, the Kraft Nabisco Championship, formerly known as the Nabisco Dinah Shore. The course is rated one of the best in the Coachella Valley, and culminates in the 646-yard par-5 18th, with an island green sitting right in front of the clubhouse.
The Arnold Palmer course measures 6,834 yards from the tips and is a Mission Hills Country Club member favourite. The Pete Dye Challenge weighs in at 6,955 yards from the back tees, the design incorporating big waste areas and bunkers large enough to make this Rancho Mirage golf course a real test of skill.
Mission Hills Country Club is a private club. Guests may only play if hosted by a member.
The Dinah Shore Tournament Course designed by Desmond Muirhead, plays host to the LPGA’s Kraft Nabisco Championship, which is one of the four Major tournaments competed for by the world's best women players. >> Mission Hills Country Club is managed by ClubCorp, a world leader in the operation and management of private clubs.
US Women's PGA Championship: located just outside Philadelphia, the famed Donald Ross layout of Aronimink Golf Club hosts the third women’s major championship of 2020 (Oct 8-11).
Scottish Open: first played in 1972, this year’s championship is again played on the Tom Doak-designed Renaissance Club course, which sits alongside mighty Muirfield in East Lothian (Oct 1-4).
Jim Furyk: in winning the Pure Insurance Championship at Pebble Beach Golf Links, “The Grinder” joined Arnold Palmer and Bruce Fleisher as the only players to win their first two starts on the PGA Tour Champions.
Georgia Hall: recorded her first win in an LPGA Tour event on American soil at this year’s Portland Classic, played at Columbia Edgewater Country Club … on the edge of the Columbia River.
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