Sunol Valley Golf Course, Palm Course, CLOSED 2016
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Sunol Valley Golf Course, Palm Course, CLOSED 2016

6900 Mission Rd, Sunol,California,94586
Type: Public
No. Holes: 18
Detailed description

Sunol Valley Golf Club is a 36 hole golf facility located in Sunoi, California. The facility has  two championship courses, The Cypress course and The Palms Course. The unique geography and strategic location of these courses provide a great golf getaway for residents of the San Francisco Bay Area.

The courses are geared towards the mid to high handicap golfer yet both courses can provide a challenge for a golfers of all levels.

The Sunol Valley Golf Course, Palm Course first opened in 1967. The course was designed by Clark Glasson.

Sunol Valley Golf Club features two championship courses, Cypress and Palms. 

The Palms course is longer and not as tight as the Cypress Palm course. The Sunol Valley Golf Courses Palm Course plays to a par-72 and a maximum distance of 6,843 yards for a course rating of 72.4 and a slope rating of 126.

General Manager Bryan Richardson announced the January 2016 closure December 2015 to 80 employees. Richardson said the move was prompted by economics and California’s historic drought. He said dwindling individual rounds, state-mandated water limits, and a 500% increase in water costs since 2011 had dealt a crippling blow to the 36-hole golf club