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Say Goodbye Sanctuary, Hello McDowell Mountain

By • Nov 14th, 2011 • Posted in Arizona Golf News

McDowell Mountain Golf Club, located in the heart of Scottsdale, Arizona, recently opened its renovated course in October. The course, prior known as The Sanctuary Golf Club, was purchased for $2.2 million by PGA Professional Phil Mickelson and his agent Steve Loy in efforts to increase golf play in the Scottsdale area.

Prescott: Arizona’s Mile-High City

By • Nov 3rd, 2011 • Posted in Destinations

Prescott, Arizona, is not the typical desert-like city you may come across in the valley. No stretching miles of cacti or tumbleweed, and definitely no blistering heat. Prescott Valley is tucked between the Mingus and Bradshaw Mountain Ranges, and nestles alongside the Prescott National Forest. It is conveniently located just 85 miles north of Phoenix

Sedona: The Majestic Getaway

By • Oct 24th, 2011 • Posted in Destinations

For the avid golfers out there, Sedona is home to some of Arizona’s best golf courses. Nestled against the red-rocks, many courses provide mountain golf conditions, instead of the normal desert flat terrain. The premium course conditions and opulent club houses lead to higher prices, but are said to be some of the best courses in the state of Arizona


Tempe, Arizona: Not Your Average Small Town

By • Oct 17th, 2011 • Posted in Destinations

With one hundred and sixty five thousand people, 40 square miles of land, Tempe, Arizona packs the city life vibe into a small town atmosphere. Tempe, Arizona’s seventh largest city, makes for a perfect tourism destination due to its central location.

Phoenix: Arizona’s Urban Heart

By • Sep 30th, 2011 • Posted in Destinations

Arizona is home to more than 420 of the nations top golf courses. With premium golf course conditions, affordable pricing, and ideal weather nine months out of the year, what is there not to love about Arizona?