Desert Willow Resort (Firecliff)

38-995 Desert Willow Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260 • (800) 320-3323





LOCAL WEATHER
Palm Desert, CA (92260)
81°F
Fair
[Full Forecast]
Humidity: 8%
Wind: SE at 6mph

Sunset: 7:00 pm
green Sunrise: 6:42 am

COURSE LINKS

ALERT: Aeration
Aeration of the greens on the Firecliff Course with small/medium size holes 6/22 - 6/25, reopening 6/26.
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1. nsaqr
Posted: 07/01/20 6:18a
Member Since: Dec 17, 2009
From: Yorba Linda, Ca
Played Firecliff for the first time on Tuesday June 30, 2020. The greens were supposed to have been punched with small holes the week before and we were ok with that, but what we found were patchy and... Continue »
6 Likes.
Rated
6.7 Conditions
2. sbarajasjr
Posted: 02/23/20 8:17p
Member Since: Dec 11, 2009
From: San Diego
Played here Sunday 2/23 as second leg of trip with longtime friend and GK member Jon. Had played Firecliff last year and walked away astounded at how pristine the course was, today was no different. A... Continue »
13 Likes.
Rated
9.9 Conditions
JohnnyGK
Topic: Desert Willow Resort Firecliff Review: 6-2006
Posted: Mar 2, 2009
Hi Everyone, As you know GK as gone through many changes over the years. One of those changes has been the elimination of Greenskeeper.org Surveyor Reports to a more user generated content system. Instead of letting these older reviews disappear, I’ve decided to add them as permanent fixtures on ...
JohnnyGK
Topic: Desert Willow Resort Firecliff Review: 6-2006
Posted: Mar 2, 2009
Desert Willow Golf Resort is a 36 hole facility owned by the City of Palm Desert. Desert Willow features 2 championship layouts, Mountain View and Firecliff, both of which utilize the same clubhouse and facilities, and both of which present a stern challenge to the golfers lucky enough to treat them...
johnsohn
Member Since: Nov 8, 2002
An outstanding finishing hole; place your tee shot left of center as the fairway before the stream rolls left to right. Although reachable in two, the approach to the green narrows dramatically and a wayward shot right can find the water. Refer to the pin placement on the GPS prior to the second shot. The green is very large and can be two clubs different front to back.
Hole
18
johnsohn
Member Since: Nov 8, 2002
Try to leave your tee shot below the hole. Pin high putts and chips from the fringe break a lot.
Hole
3

Playing Conditions
6.70
Good
  • Course Statistics
  • 277 of 2,260 Overall Rank
  • Value
  • Layout
  • Service




NEARBY COURSES & ALERTS

PRACTICE FACILITIES
Driving Range: Grass
Practice Chipping & Sand: YES
Practice Putting: YES