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Golf in Baja California

Mexico
Concierge.com's insider take:

Ever since Jack Nicklaus designed his first Palmilla course in Los Cabos in 1992, golf has grown to surpass fishing as the number-one sporting challenge in southern Baja. Sprinklers spray reclaimed water on unnatural greens at more than a dozen courses around Los Cabos, many charging Pebble Beach-level green fees. La Paz and Loreto have also become golf destinations, and several courses lure duffers across the border in northern Baja. The 27-hole Palmilla Golf Club (www.oneandonlypalmilla.com) was Jack Nicklaus' first Latin America design and set the standard for Los Cabos courses when it opened in 1993. Cabo del Sol's (www.cabodelsol.com/content/golf.html) two courses designed by Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf rank at the top of Mexico's golf courses.

For info on Baja's many courses checkout www.bajagolf.com.

Information may have changed since the date of publication. Please confirm details with individual establishments before planning your trip.