Match Play: Where to Find Utah’s Finest Golf Courses

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golfUtah boasts of numerous tourist spots. In the recent years, the state grew to popularity as a golfing destination. It has numerous world-class public and private golf courses that lure in golfers from all places.

Last year, Golf.com released a list of some of the best golf courses in Utah. Here are some bits of information on where to find these courses:

St. George

The city of St. George, known for the famous Zion National Park, is also a golfer’s paradise because of its many award-winning golf courses. Some of the most popular public courses in St. George include Coral Canyon, Sunbrook, and The Ledges.

The most famous country club is the Entrada at Snow Canyon, an 18-hole facility. The gated golf course features a Johnny Miller Signature design and various facilities, such as spa and a fitness center. Due to the large number of golf facilities in the city, you can find many golf packages in St. George, Utah. One of the recommended hotels is Clarion Suites Saint George, which offers golfing specials for guests.

Monticello

Hideout Golf Course is the pride of Montecillo. The facility was established in 2001 and quickly became a favorite among local golf enthusiasts. It is located in San Juan County, offering club members with beautiful sights all year round. Golfweek has once rated it the “#24 Municipal Course in America.”

One of the most interesting features of this 18-hole course is its different elevations. This is the place to go when you want to test your skills with each challenging hole.

Midway

Midway offers a unique golfing destination for both beginners and pros. One of its claims to fame is the Soldier Hollow Golf Course, a 36-hole facility. It was one of the venues of the 2002 Winter Olympics. Club members get to enjoy quality service and picturesque scenery whenever they visit this course.

Wasatch Mountain State Park Golf Course is also 36-hole facility in Midway. Golf Digest once voted it as one of the “Best Places to Play.” Added amenities include a restaurant and clubhouse.

These are just some of Utah’s finest. Check out other notable golf courses, so you can plan a great golfing weekend.