Falcon Ridge Golf Club

Golf Course Review by: Billy Satterfield

Quick Facts

Designer:  Kelby Hughes in 2004

Cost:  $45.00 - $115.00 Click for current rates

Phone Number: (702) 346-6363

Course Website:  Official Website - Visit Falcon Ridge's official website by clicking on the link provided.

Directions:  Get here! - 1024 Normandy Lane, Mesquite, NV 89027

Photos:  See additional photos of Falcon Ridge

Accolades:  Featured during the Golf Channel's "Big Break Mesquite" series.

What to Expect:  Falcon Ridge is located in the small town of Mesquite, NV where there are only two things to do; golf and gamble. The unconventional layout features several severe changes in elevation with the course running inside canyons, over arroyos, and through a housing development. The front nine has more conventional holes than the wild back nine that has drawn comparisons to nearby Wolf Creek. There is no driving range on site and instead players are offered a batting cage to loosen up in ala Merion. Conditioning is average at the course and the GPS carts come in handy for the blind shots that come into play on the back nine.

Signature Hole:  10th - 462 Yard Par 4

10th Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (462 Yard Par 4)
10th Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (462 Yard Par 4)

By the Numbers:

Tees Par Yardage Rating Slope
Black 71 6546 71.6 138
Silver 71 6196 69.7 135
Gold 71 5258 66.8 126
Maroon (Women) 71 4423 66.2 112


Individual Hole Analysis

Best Par 3:  2nd - 144 Yards

2nd Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (144 Yard Par 3)
2nd Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (144 Yard Par 3)

Best Par 4:  13th - 435 Yards

13th Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (435 Yard Par 4)
13th Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (435 Yard Par 4)

Best Par 5:  12th - 525 Yards

Birdie Time:  3rd - 310 Yard Par 4

3rd Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (310 Yard Par 4)
3rd Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (310 Yard Par 4)

Bogey Beware:  6th - 410 Yard Par 4

6th Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (410 Yard Par 4)
6th Hole at Falcon Ridge Golf Club (410 Yard Par 4)