San Diego Golf Courses

Not only it oversees the rules of the game and the conformity of equipment, but also organizes -- annually? We're here to make your day enjoyable and memorable. This week, unfortunately so. Open to all ages 15 years and up. And then there is the resort itself, offering deluxe accommodations, complete conference services, banquet facilities, resort dining, tennis, spa, fitness, swimming and, yes, championship golf. San Diego County is served by many newspapers.

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The Crossings was named for the five bridges — or crossings — that were designed into the course to meet existing environmental and topographic conditions. Four Seasons Resort Aviara, Carlsbad — www.

Maderas Golf Club, Poway — www. Designed by Johnny Miller and Robert Muirgraves, this course is tucked away amidst the rolling hills of north San Diego. Woodson Golf Club, Ramona — www. Designed around a historic rock mansion built in , Mt. Woodson is located in the rugged natural setting of the Ramona Valley. Steele Canyon Golf Club, Jamul — www. Designed by Gary Player, this hole Championship course was given a 4-star rating by Golf Digest for four consecutive years.

Each nine-hole course has distinct features: Named after the Torrey Pine, a rare tree that grows in the wild along the San Diego County coastline, this course features steep ravines and magnificent coastal views. Torrey Pines is a municipal public golf course, designed by William F. Green fees subject to change. Call course or check websites for senior, twilight and resident discounts,. Maderas is definitely one of the top "must-play" golf courses in San Diego for both residents and those visiting San Diego with golf in mind.

A River Runs Through It - by Martin Olivera - The word "strategic" is widely used in golf architecture to indicate the smart placement of bunkers, trees or hazards, which are a golf course defense against the world of titanium and hi-tech golf equipment But here I'll use this same word to describe the location of the Riverwalk Golf Course: It's the nearest regulation length golf course to the airport.

Del Mar National Delight - by Martin Olivera - Perhaps "elegant" is the adjective that best describes this San Diego golf course, available to the public since and located 20 25 minutes north of downtown San Diego. Steele Canyon - Panoramic Golf - by Martin Olivera - The views are magnificent and this immaculate San Diego golf course is something to write home about. This fabulous golf course in San Diego, just east of downtown San Diego has some of the most dramatic elevation changes you'll ever see.

Designed by the legendary Gary Player and recognized with the prestigious "Four Star" rating by Golf Digest Magazine, Steele Canyon is composed of three distinct nine-hole courses: Canyon, Meadow and Ranch and some of the best 27 holes of golf you'll ever experience. No such a thing as the "Firth of Otay". The only water you will find at the foothills of Mount Miguel is in the form three lakes and drainage channels in and around the wetlands of a protected wildlife reserve.

It does bring a little piece of Scotland to Southern California, even if the sea water is somewhat far away and there is not one wind-swept sheep in sight. This John Cook and Cary Bickler collaboration offers golf players a natural setting like no other in the area. I did it for you. It means "golf by the river bank. Not only golf can coexist with nature, golf -- if you ask the purists -- IS indeed part of nature. At least it should feel that way. Well, okay, there is titanium, synthetic balata and other high tech stuff that come with it these days.

But when it comes to sports that blend natural environments and a ball, golf reigns supreme. That's what the Pala Mesa Golf Resort has been promoting in its 40 years of existence. Built in , just north of San Diego in the foothills of Pala Mesa land, by the Old Highway and in the heart of north San Diego wine country, this magnificent and somewhat secluded San Diego golf resort is truly a call to peaceful relaxation.

Not only it oversees the rules of the game and the conformity of equipment, but also organizes -- annually? In addition, this supreme institution organizes twelve other golf competitions, all of them aimed at identifying the best golfer in those different categories. Ten of them are dedicated to amateur golfers only. Barona Creek Golf Course - Challenge Your Senses - by Martin Olivera - The 15th tee is at the highest elevation on the course and offers a magnificent panoramic view of the lakes at the bottom of the valley and the Barona Hotel and Casino.

You can't help but pull your camera out of your golf bag and snap your own postcard. This San Diego golf course has earned some very noteworthy distinctions: A resort municipal golf course?

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