By Maura Keller
From border to border, Arizona offers golfers of all skill levels an array of inviting, challenging and breathtaking courses. Not only does Arizona boast incredible and diverse landscapes, but it also contains thousands of golf courses. From formidable courses that test your skill level at every hole to wide-open courses with fairways designed for high-handicap, weekend golfers—you’ll find it in the Grand Canyon State.
Arizona’s naturally diverse landscape provides the perfect backdrop for numerous golf destinations. And golfing is a favorite pastime for many corporate professionals.
Many of the state’s best golf courses and resorts offer golf packages to help you make the most of your time on the links. After experiencing any of these courses, meeting attendees will understand why Arizona is frequently heralded as a great golf destination.
At elevations ranging from 5,000 to 7,000 feet above sea level, the northern part of the state presents golfers with a completely different set of challenges, landscapes, and price points.
Southern Arizona offers unique landscapes that golfers of all skill levels will enjoy. From Prescott to Flagstaff, the golf courses are memorable and offer a wealth of group activities that golfers and non-golfers alike can enjoy.
of course, with more than 300 days of sunshine, Phoenix offers some of the best opportunities for golf. Dramatic desert landscapes play host to more than 200 golf courses, including many which house annual PGA, LPGA and Champions tour events.
And if you like your golf classic, Tucson has a wealth of wonderful traditional links. Its stunning desert golf courses are teeming with boulders, cacti, and canyons aplenty.