By Gary Gomez: Bargain Tucson Editor There are so many things I love about Tucson. Summer is even one of them. One of my favorite parts of summer in Tucson is getting to play golf on the fabulous resort courses for a pittance of their normal rates. Since Sewailo Golf … Continue reading
Check out the Quarry Pines on the far west side near The Cortaro Exit I-10. The Front is nothing to write home about, a warm up for the back. They recently built homes surrounding the front, but the back remains a treat. Go in summer, after 2:30, I believe you can get a real deal. Bring water and a cool, soaking wet towel. Drive a cart. I have played 18 holes in less than 3 hours when it was 105. Stay cool, Good fun! -kr
I played golf with Gary & Gini for years. They are serious golfers. NO GIMMES. NO MULLIGANS. (Damn. Elevated my handicap from a 12 to a 22.) They have a good eye for two things golf. (1) Quality play. (2) Cheap green fees. They are now retired CPA’s but can … Continue reading
There are several exceptional courses in the Tucson area that are highly rated. Here are my recommendations.
Starr Pass Golf Club is 27 holes of nearly perfect desert golf. Pricey in-season, but worth it. Designed by some guy named Palmer. Visit the Website 3645 West Starr Pass Boulevard, Tucson … Continue reading
Baja Arizona golf is seriously less expensive in the summer. You say “It’s too hot!” Nonsense. Just keep your shirt wet and a wet towel handy and the breeze generated by riding your cart from hole to hole will serve as natural air conditioning. You’ll have the course practically to … Continue reading