Staying at the mountains is a good way of relaxing and releasing stress. It gives peace of mind basking in the beauty of nature. A golf trip to Ventana Canyon Golf Resort – Mountain Course not only gives the pleasure of a restful outing at the mountains, but also a memorable recreation where guests could play sports or just wander and enjoy its beautiful views. The mountain course is one of the two incredible layouts at Ventana that shouldn’t be missed. The course’s 3rd hole is claimed to be the most photogenic golf hole in the entire Southwest. It plays over 124 yards of deep canyon to a green nestled amidst huge rock outcroppings.
Ventana Canyon Golf Resort – Mountain Course can only be played during even days. Tom Fazio’s magnificent design incorporates canyons, elevated tees, and rolling fairways. The course, opened in 1984, requires strategy and features several forced carries and target fairways. It moves along the foothills of the Catalina Mountains providing golfers with many elevations and desert landscape. Five sets of tees provide all players with challenges and opportunities. The greens are huge and undulating and will provide problems to overcome. The key to a low scoring round of golf is the players’ clever techniques. The finishing hole is a top favorite – a long par five with a very elevated tee box that must be hit with three good shots to get home. A golf trip to the Mountain course is a fun way of improving the golfers’ skills.
Ventana Canyon Golf Resort – Mountain Course is an 18-hole course which plays 6,898 yards from the longest tees for a par of 72. The course rating is 73 and has a slope rating of 147 on Bermuda grass. The mountain course is the best golf vacation destination for visitors who seek challenge in golf and those who just want to explore the beauty of a place with the most magnificent mountainscapes.