Lodi, CA (October 2020)
Situated amidst centuries-old grapevines and verdant vineyards in Lodi- "The Zinfandel Capital of the World," Micke Grove Golf Links' spectacular golf and superb service have earned it recognition as one of the Central Valley's best kept secrets. Whether you are seeking a challenging round of golf with family and friends or a picturesque setting for golf tournaments or corporate entertainment, we have what you are looking for.
Teleli Golf Club is located in the historic gold rush town of Sonora, California. This scenic 18-hole championship course was designed by Robert Muir Graves and opened in 1990. In 2019 The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians purchased the property as a resort amenity to the Black Oak Casino as well as an amenity for the community. The name Teleli is from the Me-Wuk language and translates to Black Oak. Robert Muir Graves designed this championship course while enjoying the Gold Country and the scenic beauty of the Sierra Nevada foothills. Teleli Golf Club has rapidly matured into one of the most popular facilities in the Sierra Foothills and is a challenge for players of all abilities.
Originally opened in the 70’s, Ridgemark Golf Club & Resort sits on what was once an old turkey farm owned by “Sonny” Paullus, who loved golf and decided to turn the old place into a golf course development. He was originally going to call it “The Ridge” but later decided to honor his late son, Mark, who died in an auto accident. The original golf course opened for play on what would have been Mark’s 20th birthday in August 1972.
This award-winning 18-hole championship golf course has gained the distinct reputation as one of the best golf facilities in Central California. Quick greens, manicured fairways, and the many lakes offer a challenging and rewarding test. The course is in great shape year around and its unique grass blend assures the player only the best and greenest fairways all year long. Great practice facilities, great bar and restaurant, Pheasant Run is designed to start and finish your day off in the right way. Located in the center of the state, Pheasant Run is only 35 minutes from Fresno, 15 minutes from Merced and Madera, and close for any person searching for a truly unique golf experience.
A beautifully situated Fresno golf location, Airways Municipal Golf Course was established in 1952. This is a great golf course in Fresno for the senior and lady golfer, but can also be a challenge for the experienced player. Though a relatively short course, this magnificent Fresno golf course also features narrow fairways and small greens. Best of all, when it comes to Fresno golf courses, you simply won’t find a better value.
This Fresno golf club provides a demanding yet fair round of golf. Despite its imposing tight fairways and small greens, Airways Municipal is a beautiful course that allows golfers of all ages and skill levels the opportunity to enjoy a fantastic, relaxing Fresno golf experience. When you come to Airways, you get a chance to meet great people and a friendly staff. This Fresno golf club is a great course for the beginning golfer, but can also be a challenge for the experienced player. We look forward to playing with you.
The newest recreation amenity in the Town of Apple Valley is the Apple Valley Golf Course (formerly Apple Valley Country Club). Designed by famed architects William P. Bell and his son William F. Bell and Celebrating 70 years in 2018, the Apple Valley Golf Course has a long and celebrated history in the Town of Apple Valley. Hollywood stars like Bob Hope, Lawrence Welk and Desi Arnaz; championship golfers such as Arnold Palmer, Lloyd Mangrum, Tommy Bolt and Mike Souchak; as well as historic town founders Newton Bass and Bud Westlund have all spent their time on the fairways of the Course.
The Apple Valley Golf Course is known for having the best greens in the High Desert, and the Town is excited this community icon is open to the public.
Amenities now available for public use include an 18-hole golf course, bar and grill, two tennis courts, banquet and meeting rooms.
This classic tree lined design is rich in history and has been one of the San Joaquin Valleys favorites since it opened in 1962. A complete renovation of the entire facility has took place in 2011. All 18 greens have been redesigned and new sod (Tyee 007) has been installed with the goal of becoming one of Northern California’s premier golf destinations. Elkhorn has a storied past and an even more exciting future. Enjoy classic golf at it’s best. This 6,959 yard, Par 71 gem has great design features, and incredible green surfaces.
Designed by Robert Dean Putnam, Madera Golf Course is unquestionably one of the finest municipal golf facilities in central California. Open since June of 1991, it has long been considered to have some of the best greens in San Joaquin Valley. This 18 hole, par-72 championship layout is true golf and challenges any and all levels of playing experience. With a full service bar and restaurant and nice practice facilities Madera is the “real deal”. Nicely conditioned and fairly priced, you won’t be disappointed.
Salinas, CA (March 2007)
Voted the 2nd best public facility in Monterey County is no small feat and something that “The Fairways” is very proud of. This championship style, 18-hole facility home the NCGA Salinas Amateur, one of Northern California’s most popular event along with hosting many other marquee events throughout the year. The Fairways has quick and consistent greens, a great design, ample practice area, simple but great food, and a friendly PGA staff. Located close to Monterey, Carmel, John Steinbeck Museum, great restaurants and the Monterey Aquarium Salinas Fairways has it all. Reservations are suggested at 831-748-4653
Victorville, CA (July 2014)
Green Tree Golf Course is an 18-Hole, par-72 Golf Course owned by the City of Victorville. This 6,600 yard layout was designed by William F. Bell and opened in 1963. Over the years many people have strolled the fairways of this classic course with stunning elevation changes and large trees abound.
Green Tree Golf Course is also home to one of the best Clubhouses in the High desert. Built in 2007, it is one of the best venues for special events. Tournaments, corporate meetings, wedding ceremonies and receptions in the High Desert. Wi-fi and state of the art audio visual for power point presentations or DVDs displayable on 15 ft screens are available.
Banquet rooms overlook the course’s signature 18th hole and putting green through floor to ceiling windows. A 6,000 sq. ft. patio with indoor/outdoor fireplace is unique and inviting.
Tracy, CA (August 2012)
Tracy Golf and Country Club was established in 1955 with the goal of offering an environment that provides pleasure, recreation and social functions for members and their guests. This 18 hole, par 72 Golf Course was designed by Robert E. Baldock. The unique 6700-yard design offers tastes of traditional Robert Baldock challenges, coupled with a links course feel, with water coming into play on 9 of the 18 holes.
Fresno, CA (August 2017)
One of Fresno’s premier golf courses since 1956, Belmont Country Club is known for its quality of golf at affordable prices. Whether you’re a single golfer or a family of eight, Belmont Country Club fits the needs of every golfer. With an abundance of trees and water, this 18 hole championship golf course is one of the more challenging in the valley.
Coarsegold, Ca (July 2007)
The beautiful Yosemite Lakes Park 9-hole golf course has five holes over water in a peaceful setting between Yosemite National Park and the greater Fresno area. Designed by Bob E. Baldock and Robert L. Baldock, the course opened in 1965. It features 1,710 yards of golf from the longest tees for a 31 par. With small greens and tight fairways, it’s sure to challenge anyone’s game. Come and play and see the scenic Yosemite Lakes Park a community of more than 2,000 homes nestled in the southern Sierra foothills. Before the game, savor a hearty breakfast in the Fairway Café. In the evening, enjoy a gourmet meal and drinks at the Blue Heron Restaurant served up by highly regarded Executive Chef David Pol.
Antioch, Ca (August 2019)
Originally opening in 1934 as a nine hole course, Lone Tree was built on open hillsides adjacent to Mount Diablo State Park and was defined by the grassy hills the course was set upon. Nine more holes were constructed in the early 1950’s and through the years various trees were added which gave the course the definition it now knows. The course is characterized by rolling fairways that are lined with mature indigenous trees. At this par-72 layout, the putting surfaces are maintained impeccably and require close observation to down grain break towards “the river”.
Porterville, CA (April 2020)
River Island Country Club, located in the Sierra Foothills of Tulare County, this championship golf course provides members and guests with a wide variety of recreation opportunities. River Island Country Club is a 6-time host of the San Joaquin Valley Amateur. Our club was honored to be chosen as one of the California State Amateur Qualifying sites in 1999. Here at River Island Country Club, we have a true passion for the classic game of golf, and we are honored for the opportunity to share it with you.
Sanger, CA (November 2019)
In the San Joaquin Valley, one of the Fresno golf courses that stands apart from others is the Sherwood Forest Golf Club, located on 105 scenic acres just a few minutes east of Fresno.
Since 1968, golfers have enjoyed playing 18 holes along the banks of the Kings River through the beautiful grove of mature Oaks and Sycamores that makes up the “forest” at Sherwood.
The Central California golf course was hand-built by former PGA Pro Carol Hansen and wife Jane. The Hansen family has taken great pride in developing Sherwood Forest into an immaculate “destination” public golf course with a country club atmosphere.