#79: Mountain Vista Golf Club San Gorgonio Course, No. 9

The 9th hole of the San Gorgonio Course at Mountain Vista Golf Resort (Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun)

Course name: Mountain Vista Golf Club San Gorgonio Course

Hole info: No. 9, par-5, 486 yards

Course address: 38180 Del Webb Blvd., Palm Desert

Pro shop number: (760) 200-2200

Of note: The San Gorgonio course was the second of the two 18-hole layouts designed by Billy Casper to open at Mountain Vista.

Playing tip: From the tee it is impossible to see the lake that rests off the right of the fairway on the second shot. Just stay left here and be happy to reach the green in three.