#34: Escena Golf Club, No. 18

The 18th hole at the Escena Golf Club in Palm Springs (Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun)

Course name: Escena Golf Club

Hole info: No. 18, par-5, 536 yards

Course address: 1100 Clubhouse View Drive, Palm Springs

Pro shop number: (760) 778-2737

Of note: Opened in 2005, Escena is the most recent course to open in the city of Palm Springs.

Playing tip: This hole is all about the third shot and the wind. You want to throw a short iron in the air to the slightly elevated green. But if the wind is blowing, that high short iron becomes a risky play with water and the slope in front of the green.