One of Scottsdale’s Top Public course is the Kierland Golf Club in North Scottsdale, this 27 hole championship golf club separated into three nine hole courses, which are played in three different arrangments. This course was designed by Scott Miller which has Emerald green fairways carved into the Sonoran Desert located surrounding The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa.
The Kierland Golf Club is located in the Central Core of “new” Scottsdale and set against the sunny blue Arizona skies and the picturesque mountain range of the McDowell Mountains. Within Kierland Golf Club, any and all guests are treated like members. Members have access to state-of-the-art teaching and practice facility, along with a first-class golf shop along with Stunningly blue lakes, dry desert washes and strands of desert palm trees.
You’ll find 3 different golf courses within Kierland Golf Club: Acacia, Mesquite, and Ironwood. The 18-hole Acacia course features 3,435 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36. The Acacia/Mesquite Course has a slope of 125 and a course rating of 72.1. The 18-hole Mesquite course features 3,478 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36. The Ironwood/Acacia course has a course rating of 72.8 and a slope of 127. The 18-hole “Ironwood” course features 3,539 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 36. The Mesquite/Ironwood course has a course rating of 73 and a slope of 122. The Mesquite course is the most challenging of the three nines, which can be mostly attributed to the par-4 sixth while the Ironwood course nine is the most player friendly.