This is where the best of nature meets the best of golfing genius. California’s desert magnificence and stunning terra cotta mountains are the location and backdrop of the Greg Norman Golf Course of the PGA West fame. PGA West, known to be the centerpiece of Palm Springs, CA golfing scene does prove why it is the ultimate golf vacation destination in the West. This Greg Norman signature course best fits the role of a justification.
The Greg Norman Golf Course sits amidst everything good and beautiful imaginable. From the desert terrain that Norman used too well, to the impeccable landscaping of the most beautiful hues of flowers, to just about everything, no detail was missed out. The golf vacation favorite is the newest of the five championship courses on location and is famous for its fair but unforgettable challenge. Of course, that’s on top of being very, very attractive. The course features lush greens, some 102 white crushed marble bunkers, and pristine blue waters playing on 9 holes, breaking the monotony that is the desert.
Utilizing its natural desert terrain, golfers are treated to this ‘outback’ golfing experience. Different kinds of grasses add more color and texture the golf trip haven, while the limited and tight fairways give games here kicks a little harder in the gut. That is, if the golfer remains careless. Otherwise, the thinking golfer will be rewarded with relief from engaging in a tough physical and mental game. The Greg Norman Golf Course measures close to 7,200 yards from the tournament tees, and plays for a par of 72.