Golf Articles

  • Golf For All Styles

    With more than 200 courses in the city and its surrounding areas, Scottsdale is a golfer’s paradise. Want to be in-tune with the desert while you play? Check out any of the Desert Golf Must-Plays below. Traditional…

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  • Scotch, Music and Caddies – Not Your Father’s Golf Game

    Scottsdale courses are putting a hip, young spin on the traditional game with cool offerings such as the Scottish Golf Experience at Kierland Golf Club. To honor Scottish immigrants who helped develop Arizona and make the game…

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  • World-Class Golf

    Soaking up the sun is easy when you’re playing a round on any one of Scottsdale’s championship golf courses. Hit the links at TPC Scottsdale, where the pros tee-up every year for the Waste Management Phoenix Open,…

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  • Scottsdale Golf at it’s finest

    How is Scottsdale golf a star standout among the country’s golf destinations? Let us count the ways! Golf, As Good as it Gets: We don’t toot our own horn, because we don’t have to. Top magazines, professionals…

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  • Golf and the Environment: Preserving Scottsdale’s Sonoran Desert

    Golf operators in Scottsdale are protecting the city’s storied Sonoran Desert with modern technology, innovative practices and a commitment to environmental stewardship. Water Use Arizona’s 338 golf courses, including 200 in the Scottsdale area, account for just…

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  • The Pros’ Choice

    Golf professionals dish about living in ScottsdaleAt last count, more than 40 current and former PGA and LPGA TOUR pros call Scottsdale home.  Pretty impressive, considering these folks have traveled the globe and played many of the…

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  • Waste Management Phoenix Open: Top 5 Memorable Moments on the 16th Hole

    Adoring fans call the Waste Management Phoenix Open the “Greatest Show on Grass.” We’re willing to bet it has something to do with the party-like atmosphere on the 16th hole. Surrounded on all sides by stadium seating,…

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  • Hotel Holiday Fun

    Tear your holiday “to do” list to pieces and let someone else do all the work by planning a fun and festive escape to the Sonoran Desert. Fairmont Scottsdale Princess Celebrate the splendor of the season at…

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  • Forget the Foliage: 17 Reasons to Visit Scottsdale This Fall

    Summer’s over, but that doesn’t mean you have to break out the parkas and snow shoes. As most of the country descends into an icy five months, Scottsdale’s temp hovers around the perfect line. With an average…

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  • 9 Labor Day Ideas

    Labor Day weekend signals the end of the summer (well, at least for the rest of the country), so don’t mess it up! Scottsdale boasts attractions to fill any weekend itinerary and makes for a great starting…

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