#43: Mountain View Country Club, No. 18

The 18th hole at Mountain View Country Club (Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun)

Course name: Mountain View Country Club

Hole info: No. 18, par-5, 570 yards

Course address: 80375 Pomelo, La Quinta

Pro shop number: (760) 779-9949

Of note: Mountain View is one of four Arnold Palmer-designed courses within about three miles of each other near the corner of Jefferson and 52nd in La Quinta.

Playing tip: It is tempting to try to clear the creek short of the green in two shots because there is plenty of land between the creek and the green. A successful shot could run up to the green. But a failed shot assures a bogey.