#58: Desert Willow Golf Resort Mountain View Course, No. 9

The 9th hole on the Mountain View Course at Desert Willow (Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun)

Course name: Desert Willow Golf Resort Mountain View Course

Hole info: No. 9, par-5 555 yards

Course address: 38995 Desert Willow Drive, Palm Desert

Pro shop number: (760) 346-0015

Of note: Principal architect Dr. Michael Hurdzan is noted for his use of environmentally sensitive concepts and has won several awards for his use of native environments in his courses.

Playing tip: This is a big hole, so you’ll need everything you can hit off the tee and on the second shot. A 5 is definitely a good score to mark on your card here.