Mountain Vista Golf Club - San Gorgonio Course

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4.2
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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Conditions
4.2
Value
4.1
Layout
4.2
Friendliness
4.1
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.6
87.4%
Recommend this course
202 out of 221 reviews
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4.4
8
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Conditions
4.5
Value
4.4
Layout
4.3
Pace
3.6
Amenities
3.7
StaffFriendliness
3.9
100.0%
Recommend this course
8 out of 8 reviews
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4.1
53
5 Stars
21
4 Stars
22
3 Stars
7
2 Stars
2
1 Stars
1
Conditions
4.2
Value
4.0
Layout
4.1
Pace
4.0
Amenities
3.4
StaffFriendliness
4.1
84.9%
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Holes 18
Par 72
Length 6660
Slope 129
Rating 72.0
Type Semi-Private
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Mountain Vista Golf Club - San Gorgonio
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Black 72 6660 yards 72.0 129
Gold 72 6217 yards 69.7 124
Gold (W) 71 6217 yards 74.8 130
Blue 72 5661 yards 67.1 115
Blue (W) 71 5661 yards 71.6 123
Red 72 5219 yards 64.8 111
Red (W) 71 5219 yards 68.8 113
Scorecard for San Gorgonio
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Black M: 72.0/129 331 201 136 540 168 353 532 152 486 2899 371 529 387 451 465 410 394 185 578 3770 6669
Gold M: 69.7/124 311 176 122 495 147 342 514 133 460 2700 349 505 370 425 414 394 364 156 540 3517 6217
Blue M: 67.1/115 W: 67.1/115 295 159 107 478 137 298 479 128 400 2481 330 463 314 379 375 353 345 120 501 3180 5661
Red W: 68.8/113 289 149 92 448 120 280 436 118 362 2294 305 427 289 349 365 304 323 105 458 2925 5219
Handicap 15 7 13 11 5 9 1 17 3 16 10 8 4 2 14 18 12 6
Par 4 3 3 5 3 4 5 3 5 35 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 3 5 37 72
Handicap (W) 12 14 16 4 8 10 6 18 2 15 7 9 5 1 17 11 13 3

Course Details

Year Built 2000
Golf Season Closed: October 24 - November 22
Architect Billy Casper (2000)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Credit Cards Accepted VISA, MasterCard Welcomed
Metal Spikes Allowed No

Reviews

4.2
221

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 10
Patio Dining 7
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 32
Water Hazards 31
Undulating Greens 23
This course/club is great for:
Seniors 27
Locals 26
Advanced Golfers 20
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 23
Worth the Drive 16
At a Resort 10
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Skill Intermediate
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I Recommend This Course
5.0
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Previously Played

Rude

Pro shop guy was nice when we got there, but rude when I was asking him about the way the payment structure works with GolfNow and my particular tee time today. He refused to help me figure out simple math to pay the remaining balance of the green fees there and would not let me split the remaining balance into two separate payments. And then immediately started blaming GolfNow and told me to "go take it up with golf now." I love the course and have played there several times. Just don't know how soon I will be going back after that

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Poor
Pace Fair
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 1 Contributor
California Advisor
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

San Gorgonio

Rode the Blacks (6669/71.9/128) with 140ver in 3.5H mid day. The weather was clear, calm and in the low 100's when we were finishing around 3p.

The Bermuda tees were lush and well maintained.

The Bermuda fairways are lush and have a nice cushion, they are very nice to play from.

The Bermuda rough is lush and just deep enough to make the ball sit down.

The sand traps were decently maintained with good quality sand.

The large Bermuda greens putted nice, medium speed and firm.

Par 35-37=72 layout with five par 5's and five par 3's. The front is stacked with par 3's, 4 of your first 8 holes are par 3's. The back 9 averages almost 420 per hole from the Blacks, it plays long.

Not a course to walk, many holes are a long ways from the last tee. No GPS on the basic carts. Generous landing areas and the difficulty factor would make it a good choice for players of all skill levels. Some forced carries and water comes into play on many holes. The customer service was good but limited. No drink cart today. Definitely recommended.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Top 1 Contributor
California Advisor
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

MV San Gorgonio

Rode the Blacks (6669/71.9/128) as a single in 3H mid day. Basically had the course to myself under partly cloudy skies and 108 degree temps. Considering how many straight days the temp has been 100+ locally, this course is in phenomenal shape! Par 35-37=72 layout with five par 5's and five par 3's. The front is stacked with par 3's, 4 of your first 8 holes are par 3's. Generous landing areas and the difficulty factor would make it a good choice for players of all skill levels. Some forced carries and water comes into play on many holes, but moving up a tee(s) could negate that for shorter hitters. The Bermuda tees were lush and well maintained. The lush Bermuda fairways were some of the best fairways I have played from in awhile. nice cushion, the ball sat up like it was on a tee. The Bermuda rough is lush and just deep enough to make the ball sit down. The sand traps were decently maintained with good quality sand. The large Bermuda greens putted nice, medium speed and very firm. More undulations on these greens than the sister Santa Rosa course. The customer service was good but limited. No drink cart today. Not a course to walk, many holes are a long ways from the last tee. No GPS on the basic carts. Definitely recommended.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

excellent course

The greens were a little rough from being plugged recently, (normal this time of year) but still not bad. As usual, the course was in pretty much pristine condition.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Booked an early tee time because we had a plane to catch. Played the front nine in an hour and a quarter. Got to ten and found out they send members off ten until 8:30. Followed a foursome for the whole back nine. We were on the same tee box as them four times. Never waved us through. Took 2 hours and 20 minutes to play the back nine. If we were told would have booked somewhere else.

Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Poor
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Still One of the Best Deals in the Valleys

Always green and well manicured. They keep the course well watered so greens don’t dry out later in the day making play so much more enjoyable compared to some courses where the greens are like concrete this time of year. Bargains are available later in the day and Pro Shop staff are friendly and helpful. Only downside is a lack of services (food and beverage) on course. Otherwise a very good experience.

Also check out the sister course Santa Rosa.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 5-9
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 1 Contributor
California Advisor
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

San Gorgonio

Rode the Blacks (6669/71.9/128) as a single using Underpar playing behind a very slow 4some and 3some twilight. It was not uncommon for me to be on a par 3 tee box with the 3some while the 4some was still teeing off. 4H, 25M riding as a single is a VERY SLOW round.

The weather was almost 95, sunny with a little breeze. Par 35-37=72 billy Casper designed layout. I love courses that have five par 5's and five par 3's. The back plays 871 yards longer from the tips and has many more par 4's than the front because the front is stacked with par 3's. Better score on the front, because the back plays LONG @ 3770 yards.

The tees were lush and well maintained.

The fairways were lush and excellent to play from.

The rough is only over seeded close to the fairways here. The secondary rough is dormant Bermuda and is not nearly as nice/lush.

Sand traps were decently maintained with good quality sand.

The large Bermuda greens putted nice, medium fast and very firm. More undulations on these greens than the sister Santa Rosa course.

Generous landing areas and the difficulty factor would make it a good choice for players of all skill levels. Some forced carries and water comes into play on many holes, but moving up a tee(s) could negate that for shorter hitters. Not a course to walk, many holes are a long ways from the last tee. Highly recommended.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Fair
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Average
Value Fair
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Good
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Good
Amenities Poor
Played On
Handicap 20-24
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Spectacular day

Got a phenomenal rate through GolfNow, so value for money is not an issue. But, the course is beautiful, in great condition, friendly staff in pro shop, good pace of play. No beverage cart, but we were told this before we teed off. Nothing to complain about except my three-putts!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Terra Lago

Good course lots of challenge a little hot but good condition for a desert course

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Fun and good for a bogey golfer.

Course was in great shape. Played early morning so it was wet from overnight irrigation, but not too soft. Really a beautiful course.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Top 1 Contributor
California Advisor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

San Gorgonio

Played the Blacks (6669/71.9/128) with GDR23, Larry & Paul in 4.5H early morning using Underpar. The weather was perfect, around 70 when we started and almost 95 when we finished, sunny with a little breeze.

Par 35-37 layout. I love five par 5 and five par 3 par 72 layouts. However, this one gets there in a very unique way. As long as you focus on the end result after 18 holes, you will like this layout. It could be seen as a detriment that you play four par 3's and three par 5's on the front with only two par 4's. The back plays 871 yards longer than the front from the tips because of this anomaly. Better score on the front, because the back plays LONG @ 3770 yards.

The tees were lush and well maintained.

The fairways were lush, almost always had excellent lies.

The rough is only over seeded close to the fairways here. The secondary rough is dormant bermuda and is not nearly as nice/lush.

Sand traps were nicely maintained with good quality sand.

The greens putted nice, medium speed and firm. No tiers or tricked up mounds to navigate, but many of the greens are large, It was not unusual for someone in the group to have a 50-75' putt.

Really enjoyed this course. Generous landing areas and the difficulty factor would make it a good choice for players of all skill levels. Some forced carries and water comes into play on many holes, but moving up a tee(s) could negate that for shorter hitters. Not a course to walk, many holes are a long ways from the last tee. Highly recommended.

Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Greens were undulating and challenging and course in great shape. I would play it again.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
3.0
Top 1000 Contributor
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

It was okay

I thought I would try this sister course to Mountain Vista Santa Rosa, which I've played before and really like. San Gorgonio was fine, but cannot compare with Santa Rosa. Nothing really stood out, the greens were really tricky, and none of us were thrilled with so many par 3s -- I think four or five on the front 9 alone. It was also strange to not be able to get ice from the water dispenser at the start of the round because it is reserved "for residents only," and I really wished there would have been a beverage cart. I doubt I'll play this one again. Too many better choices out there.

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Average
Friendliness Average
Pace Average
Amenities Fair
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Used cart

San Gorgonio--First Time

We enjoyed a solid round of golf on a beautiful day. The course is somewhat funky, since it has 5 par 3's on the front, with two par 5's. The back has three par 5's, with a string of par 4's. My wife thought the forward tee boxes were quite fair, although I thought the pin placements were difficult and the greens hard to putt (subtle breaks). This was our first time on this course. The rough was somewhat choppy, unlike its sister course, Santa Rosa.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Average
Friendliness Good
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great time

Love this course . All holes have their own unique challenge. Will definitely play this course again...

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart

Worth another try

I enjoy this course, but didn't play to my capability. Course requires your full attention, especially on the greens. Course set-up was excellent and the greens speed very fair. I want another shot at this course. You'll enjoy it and the beautiful surroundings.

Thank you

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
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