#18: Westin Mission Hills Resort Dye Course, No. 18

The 18th hole of the Pete Dye Course at the Westin Mission Hills Country Club (Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun)

Course name: Westin Mission Hills Resort Dye Course

Hole info: No. 18, par-4, 385 yards

Course address: 71333 Dinah Shore Drive, Rancho Mirage

Pro shop number: (760) 328-3198

Of note: This was the first course at the Westin Mission Hills Resort, opening in 1986 and preceded the Gary Player Course by five years.

Playing tip: You have to be brave on this hole, even though from the tee it looks like the lake cuts into the middle of the fairway. A brave tee shot over the water will shape up for a solid birdie opportunity.