30 Dec '11, 9pm

Coore &Crenshaw's Talking Stick: It is with this far-from-bland environment that the renowned golf-architecture

Coore &Crenshaw's Talking Stick: It is with this far-from-bland environment that the renowned golf-architecture

The two 18s, both opened in 1998, were Coore & Crenshaw's first design in the Arizona desert. Upon an initial inspection, it's difficult to see how the duo manipulated the 350 acres of open farmland east of Scottsdale into such a tour de force for all level of linksters. Both courses blend with their surroundings to provide a serene yet challenging experience. The wide playing corridors are a sea of green. Not surprisingly, the courses are Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuaries. Talking Stick is an amenity of Talking Stick Resort, which is located on and owned by the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and is managed by Troon Golf. The resort east of Phoenix and Scottsdale is named after the traditional Pima calendar, a wooden branch carved to mark significant events in the tribe's history. The resort occupies land where the horizon seems to never end, broken onl...

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