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361 Reviews (361)
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Conditions
4.7
Value
4.5
Layout
4.8
Friendliness
4.7
Pace
4.6
Amenities
4.0
93.5%
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338 out of 361 reviews
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4.7
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4.8
Value
4.4
Layout
4.7
Pace
4.5
Amenities
3.9
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4.7
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4.7
68 Reviews (68)
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Conditions
4.7
Value
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Layout
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Pace
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4.7
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About

Holes 18
Type Public
Style Executive
Par 56
Length 3006 yards
Slope 84
Rating 54.1
Book a Tee Time at
Shadow Hills Golf Club - North Course
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Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Club 56 3006 yards 54.1 84
Club (W) 57 3006 yards 58.3 102
Blue 54 2999 yards 54.0
White 54 2625 yards 52.2
Gold 54 2106 yards 50.1
Scorecard for North Course
Metrics:
Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Blue M: 54.0/105 143 181 175 132 180 110 143 160 211 1435 153 204 186 195 218 118 195 150 145 1564 2999
White M: 52.2/101 W: 52.2/101 120 148 145 122 158 102 136 137 189 1257 129 173 161 171 200 110 175 125 124 1368 2625
Gold M: 50.1/103 93 107 108 95 120 82 105 115 144 969 104 147 140 129 165 106 145 100 101 1137 2106
Handicap 3 7 15 13 5 17 9 11 1 18 4 16 12 6 8 10 14 2
Par 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 27 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 27 54
Handicap (W) 9 7 15 13 5 17 11 3 1 12 6 8 14 16 2 18 10 4

Course Details

Year Built 2010
Golf Season Year round
Architect Lee E. Schmidt (2010) Brian Curley (2010)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes
Clubs Yes
GPS No

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Caddies No
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes
Pitching/Chipping Area Yes
Putting Green Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Walking Allowed Yes
Dress code Shirt and shoes required. Collared shirts required. Shorts must be Bermuda-length.

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Reviews

4.7
361 Reviews (361)

What Golfers Are Saying

The 19th Hole is Great For:
Drinks 10
19th Hole Scenic Views 7
Course Challenges Include:
Bunkers 34
Water Hazards 29
Undulating Greens 20
This course/club is great for:
Seniors 21
Locals 18
Beginners 15
This Course's Location is:
Convenient to the City 13
Worth the Drive 13
In the 'Burbs 9

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Handicap 15-19
Skill Advanced
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Hot weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Hot weather
Used cart

Excellent short game practice course

This is a par three 18 hole golf course. However, there are a number of basically short par four type holes with water and sand trap hazards. This makes it much more challenging and is an excellent course to focus on and improve your short game. The course itself is beautifully maintained and very scenic. The greens are a little on the dry side with more ball roll than one might otherwise anticipate. Overall a most pleasant and different golf experience.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Perfect ! Start to finish.

The staff did an excellent job making us feel welcome and getting us ready for our round
The course is in wonderful condition. The greens were very receptive and played at about a 12. The bunkers all had fresh sand and were actually fun to play out of.
Aside from the golf,, the desert flowers and cactus are blooming magnificent this year due to spring rains. Every hole looked fabulous.
This is our favorite par 3 course in the desert. It has the feel of a well run country club. Highly recommend it!

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

One of nicest courses ever played

I have played a lot of courses and this rivals even the best 18 hole courses I’ve played. By far the best par 3 course. Greens are challenging and fast but not too fast. Fairways and rough are impeccable. White sand bunkers like butter to get out of. Island green and water on some but not too many holes. All types of play here. More importantly the staff is great. Mike the starter is always friendly and everyone treats you like a local. I played 3 times in Feb and just played and everyone remembered asked where I’ve been. I live in Hunt.Bch. And have a vacation home in Indio. I always make it a priority to play at least one round at SH North. You won’t regret it.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
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
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Shadow Hills Afternoon Round

A good family day on nice course, don’t expect to leave at even par.. This track is a good test for all levels of golfers.

Conditions Good
Value Good
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Average
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a month
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautiful course

The day we played the greens had just been sanded and was not happy that all of them were a mess. All the players we meet were a delight, and not snobby as some of the senior courses in the area

Conditions Average
Value Average
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
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

Great challenges

It’s alway great to go to these courses because they help tune in the shots you need to have..

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Tough but beautiful!

What a beautiful and peaceful little course, way tougher than we thought it would be! I think I used every iron in my bag!

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

A gem in the desert.

Awesome course and great staff. Challenging course and nice layout. This is on my repeat play list.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Excellent
Played On
3.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Error

Thought I had bought onto a full length course. Turns out it was a par 3 course.

Conditions Good
Value Fair
Layout Good
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 0-4
Skill Advanced
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Must play

This course definitely has the wow factor. The greens were mint, nice and firm and a stimp of around 12. The only thing I didn't like was the fact that they moved all the tees up to the front of the tee boxes. I'm a low handicap and I would prefer to play the whole course rather than half of it.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Average
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays Once a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Beautifully manicured fairways and greens!!

This is a great par 3 course. I enjoyed playing it and it allowed me to work on my short game,

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
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Perfect weather
Used cart

Short Par 3 Course

Course was beautiful, absolutely stunning in beauty and condition, and the holes were reasonably challenging. for par 3s. Unfortunately when I booked the tee time I didn't realize it was all par 3s. While there was probably something in the course description indicating that to be the case, the actual reservation said nothing about it. Furthermore, the course did not have a driving range and, while I asked the pro shop if there was a driving range and told "no", I learned later there was a driving range at their course across the street which I could have used to warm up.

Conditions Excellent
Value Average
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Fair
Pace Excellent
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 10-14
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Perfect weather
Used cart
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Played On
Handicap 15-19
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played
Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Excellent
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
Previously Played

Great Short Game Practice

Shadow Hills North is a lot of fun to play. Although it is a par 3 course it will give you plenty of challenge. This is our 7th time playing this course, and it never disappoints. The course has always been in great shape every time we have played it. We would highly recommend it to anyone who wants to have fun playing golf.

Conditions Excellent
Value Excellent
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Excellent
Amenities Average
Played On
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
4.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing
Conditions Good
Value Excellent
Layout Good
Friendliness Excellent
Pace Good
Amenities Good
Played On
Handicap 25+
Skill Intermediate
Plays A few times a week
I Recommend This Course
5.0
Verified Purchaser
First Time Playing

Enjoyable afternoon

A very pretty course with some challenging holes. In great condition. A little pricey for a par 3.

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

Still in great shape

Par 3, like no other. Each hole demands a different shot, and remains interesting throughout the round. Greens and tee boxes are exceptional. No complaints about the course, pace of play, or staff. Fun and interesting round.

Conditions Excellent
Value Good
Layout Excellent
Friendliness Good
Pace Good
Amenities Good
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