Scottsdale has been rated America's “Best Place to Live for Golf” with more than 200 courses ranging from desert to rolling green. Eagles Nest golf options are numerous, with four courses located in Fountain Hills and a fifth just a short 10-minute drive:
FireRock Country Club
16000 E. Fire Rock Country Club, Fountain Hills 480-836-8000
Fountain Hills’ only private 18-hole championship course offers stunning mountain views and tremendous native vegetation, making it one of the most picturesque courses in the Valley and a top Eagles Nest golf option. Enjoy elevated tees, raised greens and challenging approach shots. As the course winds around mountain views, each hole presents a unique challenge, governed by its own set of circumstances. The clubhouse features casual and fine dining experiences, a fitness center, pro shop and member lounge; tennis and swimming pool are also on-site. Par 72.
Desert Canyon Golf Club
10440 North Indian Wells Dr., Fountain Hills 480-837-1345
Desert Canyon Golf Club (formerly Fountain Hills Golf Club) is a lovely, expansive, 18-hole championship course that offers wide fairways on both hilly and flat terrain, weaving around beautiful homes with splendid mountain views at almost every turn. A traditional clubhouse offers beverages and casual dining. In addition, DC Bar & Grill serves incredible views along with their scrumptious meals for a fine-dining event you won’t forget! Par 71.
The Golf Club at Eagle Mountain
14915 E. Eagle Mountain Pkwy., Fountain Hills 480-816-1234
Named to “Top 50 Public Course’s In The Country” 2009 by Golf World; “Best of Phoenix Public Golf Courses” in 2006 by the Phoenix New Times; and “#1 Public Golf Course” Ranking Arizona, 2006 – 2007, the course weaves through the box canyons amid sweeping vistas of the valley of the sun and nearby mountain ranges. Clubhouse offers casual dining and The Southwest Inn is a delightful luxury boutique hotel experience. Par 71.
SunRidge Canyon Golf Course
13100 N. SunRidge Dr., Fountain Hills 480-837-5100
SunRidge Canyon’s 6,823-yard Keith Foster-designed golf course unfolds around the rugged ridges and shady canyons unique to the desert mountains that divide Fountain Hills from Scottsdale, Arizona. The golf course gradually descends on the way out before doubling back to climb up the slope on the way in. This subtle elevation change lies at the heart of the dramatic golf experience at SunRidge Canyon. After a challenging day of golf, enjoy the Wicked 6 Bar & Grill, named for a portion of the golf course that provides a particularly difficult challenge. Par 71.
18200 E. Toh Vee Circle, Fort McDowell 480-836-9000
We-Ko-Pa (Yavapai for “Four Peaks”) is a daily fee golf facility that consists of two spectacular 18-hole layouts that are certain to challenge and inspire golfers of all levels. Featured in numerous publications including Golfweek, and named one of the “Top 10 Best New Courses You Can Play” in the United States 2007. There’s a 10,000-square-foot clubhouse, restaurant, golf shop and several lounge areas. Both courses Par 71.