Gold Canyon Golf Resort

, US

Dinosaur Mountain

Dinosaur Mountain is ready to offer you a truly unique golfing experience in the high Sonoran desert. Every tee box  presents a panoramic vista and an exhilarating challenge to your game. The course will take you up, over and around Dinosaur Mountain with dramatic tee-to-green elevation changes and long, loping fairways. The views of the nearby Superstition Mountains are spectacular. Signature holes #3, #4 and #5 are among the most memorable in the game!
It doesn’t get any better than this! Choose from two championship courses, Dinosaur Mountain rated 4 1/2 stars or the Sidewinder rated 4 stars by Golf Digest. The Dinosaur Mountain course has been rated in the Top Ten's most "Under-rated" golf course in the country by Sports Illustrated. 


Sidewinder snakes around the base of Dinosaur Mountain, through natural arroyos and dry creek beds. Native cholla and prickly pear cacti, mesquite and palo verde trees line the challenging twists and turns that will keep you on top of your game. And like the Dinosaur course, it’s a scenic adventure that will bring you back again and again.

The Sidewinder course is noted for its creative design and challenging desert landscape. Round after round, you’ll never get tired of the panoramic vistas. Bring your clubs, bring your camera, and we’ll bring on one of the best golf experiences you’ll ever encounter. Golf Digest rated Sidewinder 4 stars!

Accommodations include 2 and 3 bedroom low rise villa style accommodations. Each unit has the ability to be sectioned off into a separate one bedroom unit. Tastefully decorated with an outdoor patio that is walled in and many have a hot tub,

Perfect for one or two couples to share or 4 guys playing golf.


An Extraordinary Escape from the Ordinary.  The resort's 85 unique hotel rooms offer a variety of amenities such as indoor or outdoor spas, suites, wood burning fireplaces and private patios with splendid views of the majestic Superstition Mountains. Carved out of the foothills of the scenic Superstition Mountains, the 36 holes of desert mountain golf at Gold Canyon Golf Resort offers two distinct playing options. Dinosaur Mountain, rated Four and a Half stars by Golf Digest takes golfers into the high Sonoran Desert with dramatic tee-to-green elevation changes. Sidewinder, Four Star Rating by Golf Digest, runs through the land's natural arroyos and dry creek beds, providing a pristine desert golf experience.

Amenities include Hiking, Swimming Pool, Jeep Tours, Massage and Spa Services and much more! Enjoy spectacular views while Dining at Kokopelli's Restaurant, The Bar & Grill or The Ledge at Dinosaur Mountain. Over 10,000 feet of Distinct Full Service Meeting and Banquet facilities for functions ranging from 10-200.Located just 35 minutes from Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, this very special mountainside resort is close enough to the Valley of the Sun, yet far enough away to let you experience the peace and unmatched beauty of the high Sonoran Desert enjoy a true Arizona Golf Resort experience Sonoran Desert. Come.

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About Resort

Gold Canyon Golf Resort
6100 S. Kings Ranch Road Gold Canyon, Arizona

Featuring 85 rooms and offering a full slate of amenities and activities, the Gold Canyon Golf Resort truly lives up to its motto as an Extraordinary Escape from the Ordinary. Just 30 miles from Downtown Phoenix, Gold Canyon offers spectacular views of the majestic Superstition Mountains, which guests can enjoy from their private patios. Relax at the indoor or outdoor spa, where relaxation and rejuvenation is par for the course.

For those who get their relaxation on the golf course, Gold Canyon offers two unique golfing challenges. Dinosaur Mountain - rated 4.5 stars by Golf Digest - gives golfers sweeping elevation changes that will dazzle the eye while challenging their game. At Sidewinder, the Sonoran Desert is on full display as the golf course wends its way through the land's natural arroyos and dry creek beds making it the perfect desert golf option. Other amenities include hiking, biking, Swimming, massage and numerous spa services. Dining options include Kokopelli's Restaurant, The Bar & Grill or The Ledge at Dinosaur Mountain. All told, this mountainside resort gives its guests the peace and unmatched beauty of the high Sonoran Desert while spoiling them with the luxury they demand from an Arizona golf resort.

Who we are

Our Golf club and Golfstream Travel entered into a partnership to provide golf travel to our golfers. Through this partnership we look forward to helping our golfers see the world one tee box at a time.

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