Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club
An Oasis Amidst Arizona’s Splendor
Step into the world of golf excellence at the Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club, situated within the sprawling 320-acre embrace of the Ak-Chin Indian Reservation. This haven not only showcases Arizona’s breathtaking desert landscape but also stands as a beacon of unparalleled golfing experiences.
Crafted to Perfection
Under the esteemed management of Troon Golf, this Australian Sand Belt-inspired championship style course isn’t just another fairway—it’s a masterpiece meticulously crafted for exceptional play. With flawlessly conditioned fairways, greens demanding precision, and a layout designed to challenge golfers of all levels, this course defines the epitome of a superior golfing adventure. A fantastic read.
A Legacy of Premier Events
Proudly adorned with accolades, the club boasts a rich history of hosting premier events that underscore its excellence. Recognized as the #5 Best Course in Arizona and the #84 Best Courses in the United States by Golf Magazine in 2016, its legacy extends across Golfweek and Golf Magazine’s esteemed lists, featuring in ‘Top 100 Resort Courses,’ ‘Best Courses You Can Play,’ and more.
Stage for Prestige
But let’s talk about prestige. The Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club has been the stage for numerous prestigious events, including the location for annual U.S. Open qualifying rounds, Championship of the Southwest Section of the PGA from 2016 to 2018, and the Arizona Amateur Championship in 2005, 2009, and 2015. It also proudly hosted the Arizona Senior Open in 2008, the PGA TOUR’s Qualifying Tournament in 2006, 2007, 2011, and 2012, and the web.com/Korn Ferry Qualifying Tournament from 2013 to 2021, among others.
An Annual Gathering
The club’s legacy extends further as it annually plays host to esteemed events such as the Saguaro Amateur and the Collegiate Invitational Events for Men’s and Women’s Golf hosted in Wyoming, and served as the 2020 U.S. Amateur qualifying site and the 2020 Western Athletic Conference Men’s Championship venue.
Looking forward, it’s set to be the 2026 NCAA Men’s Regional Site, a testament to its status as a premier golfing destination. And let’s not forget the camaraderie fostered through events like the 2021 and 2022 Copper Cup Match, encapsulating the spirit of competitive golf.
In essence, the Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club isn’t just a golfing gem; it’s a historic stage for premier tournaments, a sanctuary for enthusiasts, and an icon of Arizona’s golfing heritage.
Plan to Visit
Embrace the Experience
For those planning a visit, the Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club beckons with open fairways and a promise of a golfing escapade like no other. Resonating with both novices and seasoned pros, this club welcomes every golfer, offering a taste of Arizona’s natural beauty coupled with a golfing experience that transcends the ordinary. More about Maricopa here.
Events and Bookings
Consider planning your golf group event at this sanctuary of golf in Arizona, where the Pure Golf Experience becomes a reality. The club offers a canvas for unforgettable gatherings, ensuring your group leaves with cherished memories. Bookings for events and tee times are available to make your visit seamless and memorable.
In essence, the Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club isn’t just a golfing gem; it’s a historic stage for premier tournaments, a sanctuary for enthusiasts, and an icon of Arizona’s golfing heritage. With impeccable service, breathtaking scenery, and a course that sets the standard for excellence, this club promises an unmatched journey through the world of golf.