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About

Holes 18
Type Private
Style Desert
Par 72
Length 7225 yards
Slope 135
Rating 73.4

The Prospector Course is one of two courses designed by Jack Nicklaus and his two sons, Jack II and Gary, at the Superstition Mountain Golf & Country Club. The second golf course was aptly named the Lost Gold Course to complement the original Prospector Course; both have a risk-and-reward style layout that is a Nicklaus trademark. The Prospector Course has very fast greens and wide open fairways. Water hazards as well as strategically placed bunkers, come into play throughout. The Prospector's signature hole is the par-5 18th, which features a slight dogleg left with a lake bordering the left of the fairway.

Course Details

Year Built 1998
Greens Champion Bermuda Grass
Golf Season Year round
Architect Jack Nicklaus (1998) Gary Nicklaus (1998) Phil Smith (1998)

Rentals/Services

Carts Yes

Practice/Instruction

Driving Range Yes
Golf School Academy Yes
Teaching Pro Yes

Policies

Metal Spikes Allowed No
Dress code Appropriate golf attire.

Food & Beverage

Restaurant

Available Facilities

Clubhouse, Banquet Facilities, Locker Rooms

Available Activities

Swimming, Billiards

Available Sports

Fitness, Tennis

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5.0
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Great Club and fun Course

Great clubhouse and pro shop. Great people here. The course was really fun and we had a great time playing here. In good condition and surrounded by beautiful houses and very prompt drink cart. Members were very nice to us as guests.

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