Among Tucson’s gorgeous backdrop, local fantastic eateries, and other amazing finds… one thing that is a staple in the Tucson, AZ community is the phenomenal golf courses. Once you have been out on one of the top courses in Tucson it is easy to see why many travel from across the country to tee off.
We have created a must-see list of local Tucson golf courses that are for sure to make you want to pack up your clubs, grab your friends/family, and apply your sunscreen!
Our Top 5 Golf Courses you Must Check out In Tucson, Arizona
When you choose a golf course, you might want a space that is large enough to avoid crowding, but small enough to feel accessible. Despite its 36 holes on two completely separate courses, Omni Tucson National Resort can meet this requirement. Enjoy golfing in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains, followed by easy access to other resort amenities. The pool on property allows for an early morning tee time and a dip in the pool with the family afterwards. The pool side bar and grill will allow to have a casual lunch poolside which playing with the family.
Omni Tucson National is a championship golf course that has been the home to countless PGA Tour and NCAA Events. Golfers such as Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, John Daily, and many others have taken the greens and teed off on these beautiful two 18 hole courses.
You can visit their pro shop, their immaculate driving range, and even eat dinner at one of Tucson’s finest restaurants… Bob’s Steak and Chop.
In the heart of the Oro Valley, Arizona community lives one of the most prized Tucson luxuries. The Oro Valley Country Club. The Country Club features a local bar/restaurant adjacent to its Golf Pro Shop- Landon’s. Among the club’s amenities it also is the home to one of the most walkable golf courses in Tucson.
The gold course was originally built in 1959 and is beautifully lined with tree’s and other foliage making it easy to navigate the fairways. This course offers multiple tee boxes for every golfer’s ability. Private Carts and an Annual Cart Lease Program is available to all golfers ready to enjoy a peaceful experience.
Oro Valley Country Club also offers programs such as the Crush It! Junior’s Program, for even the youngest golfers in your life. This program teaches junior golfers’ key elements not just on the green but to better their experiences and their golf development. Oro Valley Country Club also offers golf lessons for those golfer’s who are looking to learn the game and also just improve on their already existing skills.
“The Club” as some of the local’s so lovingly call it also offers other activities like pickleball, Wine and Nine group events, and Parent’s Night Out. Click Here for other up to date club activities.
Stone Canyon is one of the most sought after places to live in Tucson, AZ. The picturesque views of the Tortolita Mountains create not only an amazing golf experience, but an experience you’ll want to relive over and over.
Stone Canyon is the only golf course in the greater Tucson area to be ranked one of the Top 100 golf courses in America according to Golf Digest.
Within Stone Canyon you will also find amenities such as a health & fitness facility, a modern restaurant and bar, and a local desert aesthetic that is unmatched.
They also offer golf lessons specific to your ability and experience. Whether it is a Private Golf lesson, a “Tune Up”, or an on-course game management lesson… Stone Canyon has the training to help you on your golfing journey.
La Paloma Country Club is nestled in the heart of the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa. With the surrounding mountain range being the Santa Catalina Mountains, the views are among the best in Tucson.
The golf course is a private club that features 27 holes of a Jack Nicklaus signature designed course. Featuring 3 separate courses, The Hill Course, Ridge Course, and The Canyon Course. You can visit a virtual tour of all three courses here.
La Paloma Country Club offers member golf events, both Women’s and Men’s tournaments, and Couple Golf experiences. The Member Guest tournament at La Paloma is also one of the most timeless traditions of this amazing golf club.
The resort itself features 10 tennis courts, 4 pickleball courts, and a 24 hour full equipped athletic club. After you are done breaking a sweat you can visit their Junior sized Olympic pool, the main pool featuring a water slide, or even the La Paloma Spa and Salon.
The Gallery at Dove Mountain offers two beautiful courses. The North and the South Course. Both courses offer gorgeous desert views and landscaping to truly immerse you in the Arizona experience.
The Gallery was the home to the Inaugural LIV Tour in here Tucson, Arizona in early 2023 and brings golfer’s from all over the country to take in the gorgeous greens.
To learn more about these two courses you can visit the Gallery website here and also schedule your next tee time.
We are immensely proud of our Tucson golfing community, and proud to be members of it. If you would like more information on finding the perfect golf club for you, feel free to connect with us below. We would be more than happy to provide you with more Tucson Golf Resources and Tucson Golf Community Living.