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La Rinconada Country Club
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La Rinconada Country Club

14597 Clearview Dr, Los Gatos,California,95032
Type: Private
No. Holes: 18
Detailed description

La Rinconada Country Club  is a Private 18 hole golf course located in Los Gatos, California.

Designed by William Jefferson, the course first opened for play June 1, 1929. Over the years the course and facilities have been updated as required.  Robert Muir Graves and Dean Putman refurbished the course in the 1990s while maintaining the original design characteristics. and style

La Rinconada is a classic design that will provide you with a multitude of challenges. The course rests on rolling hills with narrow, tree-lined fairways. The greens are small and undulating and protected by many bunkers. The course features a wide variety of challenging holes, including two long par 3's and several risk/reward short par 4's. Greens and tees are close together unlike many modern course designs. This easily walk-able golf course allows panoramic views of the valley and foothills from Mount Diablo to the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Par for the course is 70. From the back tees the course plays to 6,123 yards. From the forward tees the course measures 5,098 yards. The longest hole on the course is # 12, a par-5 that plays to 544 yards. The shortest hole on the course is # 7, a par-3 that plays to 141 yards from the back tees.

Watch out for # 4, a 431 yard par-4 challenge and the #1 handicap hole on the course. The easiest hole is # 11, a 156 yard par-3.