Mountain Shadows Golf Course
5641 Lincoln Dr, East
Scottsdale, AZ 85253
Nestled in the heart of the Camelback Mountains, the Mountain Shadows Golf Course has become known for its beautiful scenery as well as one of the most challenging courses in all of Scottsdale.
With palm trees and oleanders lining the par 56 3,081 yard course its no wonder why so many golfers flock to Mountain Shadows. While pretty much anytime is a good time to hit the course, those that tee off around twilight get the added bonus of taking in some of the most breathtaking sunsets as the finish up on the 18th.
Any golf course worth its salt has a signature hole and Mountain Shadows is no different. The 12th hole is one that will push even the best golfer to their limit. The course measure 175 yards and is listed as a par three. The course plays slightly uphill and you might want to be careful with your tee shot as it can very easily find its way into a pond which leads into a bubbling brook. The course also features a two tiered green which is fairly narrow so you are going to have put a little bit of touch otherwise you are going to find your ball rolling off and landing back in the rough. Of course you also want to be aware of the grass bunkers that surround the green.
For those that are looking to sharpen their skills, the golf course also features a driving range as well as a putting and chipping area for those that want to work on their short game. The course also rents out golf clubs in its Pro Shop and has a restaurant for those that have worked up an appetite while out on the links.
For those that are looking for some good fashioned fun in the sun while testing their golfing skills, the Mountain Shadows Golf Course is the perfect place.