Championship Golf Course - University of New Mexico

3601 University Blvd SE,

Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

  • Office

    +1 (505) 277 4546
  • Pro shop

    +1 (505) 277 4546
  • Golf pro

    Adam Roybal (General Mgr)

About the course

  • The Course:

    18 holes. Desert-style. Gently undulating terrain - a few slopes to climb.

  • Surroundings:

    Desert; Interstate Hwy-25 runs close to the west side of the course.

  • Designer:

    Robert "Red" Lawrence

Back
tees
Club
tees
Front
tees
Yards
7562
6031
5381
Par
72
72
72
SSS or slope
75.4
68.4
69.1

At the same location:

Located next to the main University campus, 5 mi N of the Championsip course, is the 9-hole par-36 North course (3318 yds from back tees).

Location

Latitude:

35.031771

Longitude:

-106.630168

How to get there:

4.5 mi S of central Albuquerque.

Championship Golf Course - University of New Mexico

4-star: Above average course - well worth a visit.

Est. 1967

The Championship Golf Course - University of New Mexico is a championship layout that ranks with some of the best in New Mexico. This desert-style course provides a wonderful test for your all-round game, with many attractive, skilfully crafted and challenging holes to enjoy. A must play if you are in the area.

List of courses: New Mexico

Visitors

Who can play and when?

Visitors welcome on weekdays and weekends.

Must book in advance.

Green fees

Visitor fee, 18-holes: weekdays $50; weekends $60.

Credit cards accepted. Contact club for full details, discounts, packages, etc. [Last updated: 2018].

Other information

Non-metal spike facility. Golf carts available to rent.

Practice facilities

Excellent

Did you know?

This is the home course of the University of New Mexico golf teams ("the Lobos").

Published ranking

2019/20 Golf Digest rating: 10th best course in New Mexico.
2019 Golfweek rating: 15th best University Campus course in the USA.

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