If you are planning a visit to St. George you must consider golf as an essential outdoor activity. Check out our top 5 favorite golf courses near Coral Springs Resort and start planning your next adventure!
Located just 6 minutes from the stunning Estancia Resort. Southgate Golf Club remodeled front-9 and reopened in October 2010. This change added length and character to a challenging layout.
Eight out of nine holes on the front nine feature water as scenic challenges to par. The back nine holes traverse Tonaquint Mountain and provide awe-inspiring views of the St. George area; it adds the element of risk/reward. Southgate Golf Club is a par-71 layout which is enjoyable for all levels of ability.
2. Coral Canyon Golf Club
Located minutes from our flagship resorts in Hurricane/St George, Coral Canyon Golf Club has been a top ranked golf course in Utah, and an area favorite for visitors and locals alike since it opened in 2001. With its incredibly unique location,the golf is gently carved into the foothills of the Red Cliffs State Park, and at the base of Pine Valley Mountain. It’s no doubt Coral Canyon Golf Club offers a gorgeous setting for quality, high-end golf near St. George, Utah.
The area offers no shortage of stunning golf holes – it’s quite simple really -with such colorful and unique desert landscapes, how could you go wrong? The golf architects tasked with creating golf holes here literally must have had a field day and were smiling from ear-to-ear with such beautiful landforms to work with.
3. Sand Hollow
Sand Hollow Golf Club is known for its jaw-dropping, memorable golf holes playing among towering red rock cliffs and through the coral pink sand dunes of Sand Hollow State Park. This golf course offers well manicured, fast and firm playing conditions and is the favorite of many visitors and locals alike.
Players enjoy views of the stunning white and red cliffs of Zion National Park in the distance, Pine Valley Mountain to the west and the nearby Red Cliffs State Park as backdrops to the golf. We firmly believe, a few of the holes on the back nine are some of the most beautiful in the world and it’s located 15 minutes from Coral Springs Resort!
4. Copper Rock Golf Course
Copper Rock Golf Course has just opened in late February! St George’s newest course just 20 minutes from Coral Springs Resort. Located near Hurricane, Utah and close to Sand Hollow Reservoir, Copper Rock is an excellent addition to the multiple high-quality golf courses in and around St. George, Utah.
Designed by golf architect Dale Beddo, the front nine offers a mix of fun risk reward short par 4’s, a stout, snake-like par five with a 75 yard long green and some great par 3’s! Sparkling white sand bunkers frame the layout with the surrounding contrasting native grasses and brush. Fast greens put a premium on putting, and the greens are a “Putters Paradise” for true quick rolls.
5. Bloomington Country Club golf course
Bloomington Country Club golf course was built in 1969 and was the first private club in St. George, Utah. For over 40 years this club has been a favorite in the area with its classic design, and wide open, playable feel.
It’s great in Winter months with dormant rough and overseeded rye fairways, and you can easily walk this golf course. Tees and greens are close to each other, and the terrain is only gently varied in elevation. Sometimes it’s a nice change of pace from the big demanding modern layouts, to just be able to swing away, play quickly and enjoy hitting good golf shots.