Located in Palm Springs, Taquitz country club is like an undiscovered pearl in the heart of the Palm Springs area. The Taquitz country club consists of two scenic 18-hole golf courses that both have spectacular views of Palm Springs and were even rated by Golf Digest as ‘one of the best places to play’.
Directions to Taquitz country club
- If one is at Palm Springs, take the Palm Canyon drive from downtown heading East and take a left turn onto Golf drive, the entrance to Taquitz country mile is located just one mile to its left.
- If one is on the East Interstate 1-10, they should exit at the Gene Autry exit towards Palm Springs Airport exit and turn right. One then turns left on Ramon road and right on Crossley road. From here, the golf course entrance will be one and a half miles to the right.
- If one is on highway 111 heading towards Palm Springs, turn right on to golf club drive and the Taquitz Country Club entrance will be one mile to the left.
- If one is headed west on interstate 1-10, exit at the Ramon road exit to Palm springs and turn left towards the Aqua Caliente Casino onto Ramon road. From here, branch into Palm Springs and turn left after approximately 6 miles. The golf course entrance will be just one and a half miles to the right.
Taquitz country club golf courses
The Taquitz Country Club has two unique golf courses each with the following characteristics;
This spectacular course was designed by renowned designer Billy Bell in the late 50’s and it has some of the most beautiful landscapes in the area. The Legend course was renovated not too long ago by Palmer Course Design Company. This course is huge and extensive and stands at a whooping 6815 yards with 60 bunkers. The Legend Course at the Taquitz country club is also a par- 72 course that has the traditional golfing layout that is commonly liked and used by most golfers.
It also features greens that are heavily sloped from front to back making the playing experience on this golf course highly challenging. The Taquitz Country Club at the same time also offers the player picturesque mountain views and fairways lined with trees that create the perfect back drop to the golfers as they play.
This elaborate golf course was designed by Ted Robinson Jr. who made it using the links style and technique making the resort course into what it is today. The Resort Course found at the Taquitz country club features a par- 72, 6705 yard course that has four sets of tees. This course is the more recent of the two courses at Taquitz country club owing to the fact that it was opened to the public in 1995.
The Resort golf course features a perfect blend of spectacular architectural design and natural desert beauty, which most golfers relish and enjoy. This desert design coupled with the magnificent waterscapes, and spectacular mountain views will leave golf players enjoying the game and wanting more of the breathtaking scenery.