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Gold Canyon Resort - Sidewinder Golf Course

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Nice Course Beautiful Setting

The course is in full view of the Superstition Mountains and offer several challenging holes along... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Gold Canyon, Arizona
quite scenic

We found sidewinder a little easier than Dinosaur mountain, great views and the course was in good... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Mesa, Arizona
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This 18-hole championship course features dramatic bunkers, water features, gently rolling fairways and a scenic layout that runs through the land's natural arroyos and dry creek beds.
6100 S Kings Ranch Rd, Gold Canyon, AZ 85118-4679
+1 480-982-9090
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove from Chandler on a cool drizzly day. With limited time in Arizona we were not going to admit defeat to the weather when we had heard good things about Gold Canyon. Staff informed us of only three other golfers on the courses, split...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

The course is in full view of the Superstition Mountains and offer several challenging holes along with a nice golf shop and great restaurant. Dinosaur course is next to Sidewinder and offers similar views and is a bit more challenging.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

We found sidewinder a little easier than Dinosaur mountain, great views and the course was in good shape for August, and reasonably priced as well. We will definitely be playing it again with some friends next time.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Very pretty desert course. First 5-6 holes are very pretty - most of the rest have houses near by. Pretty forgiving even if you miss the fairway or approach shots. Beautiful day in the low 70’s. Reasonable price for Phoenix in March.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

This is another great course at gold canyon resort. Course for this time of year was in great shape the scenery is only second to the dinosaur course. Again the people at the course and resort are most welcoming. We had a great 3 day...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank huthtool
Reviewed June 2, 2017

No one can ever say that the Sidewinder course at Gold Canyon Golf Resort and Spa isn't a fun, well kept, beautiful course to play. It isn't as spectacular as the Dinosaur course but still one of the best around. However, when leaving the club...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed May 19, 2017

I'd hoped for more views on the course. I've played courses in the Valley where the course layout takes advantage of the mountains surrounding the course. Unfortunately, this course just runs through the valleys. That being said, it's a solid layout. There's really nothing that...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank SalfromIL
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Sidewinder is a wonderful golf course to play with excellent scenery and great conditions (tee boxes, fairways, greens in perfect shape). Friendly staff will take care of all your needs. You can't go wrong playing this baby.

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank nkbuchy
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Lots of gullies and washes in this very well maintained, professional golf course. Our group has played here every Fri for over 10 years. Worth a try!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank applecart
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Nice course, always in great shape, not too tough. (I only play in the summertime as it is expensive otherwise) Flat course, it's brother course, Dinosaur, is a mountain-type, much more picturesque.

Date of experience: July 2016
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