Quarry Pines Golf in Summer

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

Turquoise Valley Golf Course

Turquoise Valley Golf, Bisbee

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

Starr Pass Golf

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

Golf Trivia

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