Wildfire Golf Club – Palmer VIEW MAP

5350 E Marriott Dr Phoenix, Arizona 85054

Quick Info Tee Par Length Rating Slope
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Length: 7170 yards
Slope: 135
Rating: 73.3
Year built: 1997
Architect(s): Arnold Palmer, Ed Seay
Greens: Bent Grass
Fairways: Winter Rye Grass
Season: Year round
Tournament 72 7145 yards 72.7 142
Championship 72 6645 yards 70.4 131
Championship (W) 72 6645 yards 77.4 132
Regular 72 6060 yards 68.1 122
Regular (W) 72 6060 yards 74 126
Forward 72 5390 yards 64.8 109
Forward (W) 72 5390 yards 70.6 118
Wildfire 72 4835 yards 62.2 99
Wildfire (W) 72 4835 yards 68.5 107
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Wildfire Golf Club Review – Palmer Course

Wildfire Golf Club Palmer Course, situated in Phoenix, Arizona, is a renowned golfing haven that offers players a remarkable blend of challenging golf and captivating desert vistas. Celebrated for its collaboration with golfing legend Arnold Palmer, its skillful design, and commitment to providing an outstanding golf experience, the Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club has secured its place as a premier golf destination in the Phoenix area.

Designed by Arnold Palmer in collaboration with golf course architect Randy Heckenkemper, the Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club was unveiled in 1997. The course’s layout was thoughtfully planned to offer golfers an engaging and strategic round while showcasing the natural beauty of the Sonoran Desert.

The Wildfire Golf Club Palmer Course is characterized by its generous fairways, strategically positioned bunkers, and greens that demand precision in approach shots and putting. Palmer’s design philosophy emphasizes playability, with wide landing areas and a layout that rewards smart course management.

One of the defining features of the Palmer Course is its harmonious integration with the surrounding desert landscape. The course winds through the arid terrain, offering panoramic views of the McDowell Mountains and the vibrant desert flora. This desert golf experience immerses players in the unique beauty of the region.

The course’s design reflects Palmer’s legacy as a player and a designer. The layout offers a balance between challenge and playability, catering to golfers of varying skill levels. Thoughtfully placed hazards, diverse hole lengths, and greens with subtle contours contribute to an enjoyable yet strategic round of golf.

Wildfire Golf Club is renowned for its commitment to delivering a superior golfing experience. The course is meticulously maintained to ensure consistent playing conditions for golfers. The club’s amenities include a clubhouse with facilities for pre-round preparation, post-game relaxation, and dining. The pro shop offers golf equipment, apparel, and accessories to cater to the needs of golfers. Practice facilities, including a driving range and putting greens, allow players to warm up and hone their skills.

The Palmer Course is part of the Wildfire Golf Club complex, which also features the Faldo Course—a Nick Faldo design. Both courses contribute to Wildfire’s reputation as a sought-after golf destination.

Wildfire Palmer
Wildfire Palmer
Wildfire Palmer

Wildfire Golf Club Review Palmer Course – Additional Info:

Credit cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard, Amex, Discover

Dress Code: Collared shirt and bermuda shorts required. No denim.

Drive: Wildfire Golf Club is about a 15-minute drive from Meridian CondoResorts.


Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge is part of a 36 hole facility located at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge. Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge is a Resort Style course that will captivate you with stunning desert scenery.
Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge is located in Phoenix, Arziona just 15 minutes west of our condos.
Palmer Course at Wildfire Golf Club at Desert Ridge is featured in our Premium Plus category and is consistently ranked by Trip Advisor in the Top 10 Golf Courses to play in Arizona.

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