Changes in the Desert Wind


Notable shifts in one of the industry’s key markets, Scottsdale, Ariz., reflect how club and resort properties must respond to new trends in golf, recreation and leisure.

Sunridge Canyon GC Enters Alliance with Troon

By | August 4, 2015

When it reopens in October after completing a half-million-dollar course enhancement project, the Fountain Hills, Ariz. club will participate in the management firm’s programs for rewards, vacations and group/tournament opportunities.

SunRidge Canyon GC to Reopen October 4

By | September 17, 2013

The Fountain Hills, Ariz., club closed for the summer to improve the golf course through two deep aerifications of all greens, leveling and reseeding 31 tee boxes, minimizing overgrown areas, adding beginner and family tees, and purchasing Visage GPS systems for 80 carts. The owners also announced the club’s new leadership team, including a partnership with chef Michael O’Dowd.