#96: Rancho La Quinta Country Club, Jerry Pate Course, No. 8

The 8th hole on the Pate Course at Rancho La Quinta Country Club. (Marilyn Chung/The Desert Sun)

Course name: Rancho La Quinta Country Club, Jerry Pate Course

Hole info: No. 8, par-4, 427 yards

Course address: 79301 Cascadas Circle, La Quinta

Pro shop number: (760) 777-7799

Of note: This is the only course that former U.S. Open winner Jerry Pate has designed in the desert. It was the second of the course courses built at Rancho La Quinta.

Playing tip: This green is 40 paces deep, but the first 10 paces or so are a false front, so take plenty of club to assure staying on the green.