Golf in Santa Clara
The course was developed on 155 acres of city owned property. It features a championship 18 hole golf course designed by Robert Muir Graves. The golf course is links style, par 72, length 6,704 yards from the Green tees, 6,329 from the Yellow tees, 5,918 from the Black tees, and 5,492 from the Gray tees. The course is a challenging layout for all skill levels, and plays to a rating of 72.4 with a slope of 118. The golf course was constructed on a sanitary landfill, and uses reclaimed water for irrigation.