Scottsdale is one of the world’s best golf destinations. Many of the golf courses in Scottsdale have beautiful views of the McDowell Mountains, Continental Mountains and Sonoran Desert. The level of play varies from courses designed for beginners to more advanced championship level courses which challenge some of the best players in the country. It is no wonder so many professional golfers call Scottsdale home.
There is a wide variety of public and private courses to choose from in Scottsdale. Two of the best public courses are Grayhawk and Troon North. One of the best private golf clubs in Scottsdale is Desert Mountain.
Grayhawk is known as one of the best public golf clubs in Scottsdale. Grayhawk provides golfers with two great courses to choose from – the Raptor and the Talon. These golf courses are designed for players of all abilities. Grayhawk is well-known to have some of the best kept greens in the city. The golf club also offers a well stocked pro shop, two golf view restaurants, and a casual cafe. Residents of Grayhawk can enjoy community pools, tennis courts, biking, and hiking trails.
Troon North is another one of the leading public golf clubs in Scottsdale. It also has two courses – The Monument and The Pinnacle. The courses offer a unique perspective of lush green fairways against magnificent boulders and rocks. Living in Troon North comes with other privileges as well. The Troon North community park has basketball courts, tennis courts and a playground. Some of the best hiking trails are located close to Troon North including Pinnacle Peak and Browns Ranch Trailhead. The McDowell Sonoran Preserve is located a short distance from the community.
Desert Mountain is located in far North Scottsdale. It is one of the largest private golf communities in Scottsdale and has 6 golf courses. Desert Mountain occupies approximately 8,000 acres and consists of 32 villages. There is no shortage of real estate choices in Desert Mountain. Different types of cottages up to exquisite estates are all available for sale in the area. The community has great views of the Continental Mountains, city lights, cactus and golf courses. Desert Mountain is an ideal place to live for diehard golfers. With 6 great golf courses to choose from, you can golf a different one almost every day of the week. Members of the club can also enjoy dining in its wonderful restaurants. The dining options in the club range from casual to fine dining. Desert Mountain’s newly remodeled fitness center and spa facility will impress the most refined clientele. If tennis is more of your game, the tennis facilities are considered some of the best in Arizona with grass, clay and hard courts.
Luxurious golf homes are widely available in the North Scottsdale area. Call (602) 791-0536 or send an email to Carmen@TopScottsdaleHomes.com to receive a custom selection of homes that meet your criteria.
Carmen Brodeur JD
Trillium Properties, LLC